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European shares hold steady

The FTSEurofirst 300 index steadied around the previous session’s three-week highs on Friday.

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Tanzania’s gold output rises

Gold output in Tanzania edged up 1.26 percent in 2014, snapping a two-year decline, according to government data.

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AP

Hong Kong shares jump

Hong Kong stocks were on Friday buoyed by further gains in mainland China markets.

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Rand softer in early trade
May 18 2015 at 09:59

South Africa's rand softened on Monday after a week of solid gains as the dollar bounced back.

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Kenyan shilling holds its ground
May 18 2015 at 09:55

The Kenyan shilling held steady on Monday as pressure on the currency eased along with falling demand for dollars.

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Oil edges up in Asian trade
May 18 2015 at 06:09

Oil prices rose in Asia on Monday as tension in Yemen and Iraq raised concerns about a supply disruption in the Middle East.

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Dollar picks up, euro slips
May 18 2015 at 06:09

The dollar picked up on Monday after taking a hit from weak US data last week.

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Shares struggle amid questions on US economy
May 18 2015 at 06:08

Asian shares slipped on Monday after soft data raised doubts over whether the US economy has been growing.

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SA bonds win the favour of investors
May 18 2015 at 05:15

Local bonds, pummelled by rising inflation expectations and a global debt rout, are becoming a buy for investors, including Cadiz Holdings and Atlantic Asset Management.

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Uganda’s GDP growth seen expanding
May 15 2015 at 12:20

The IMF expects Uganda's economy to expand by 5.8 percent in the 2015/16 fiscal year.

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SA bonds are a buy for Cadiz amid debt rout
May 15 2015 at 12:19

South African bonds, pummelled by rising inflation expectations and a global debt rout, are becoming a buy for investors.

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Kenyan shilling stronger
May 15 2015 at 11:12

The Kenyan shilling was firmer on Friday, helped by subdued corporate dollar demand.

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Zambia’s maize output to drop 21%
May 15 2015 at 11:12

Zambia’s maize harvest will fall to 2.6 million tons in the current season, compared to the previous season.

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