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Falling oil prices worry Algeria

With oil prices at their lowest in five years and showing few signs of hitting bottom, Algeria is feeling the pinch.

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New measures to defend naira

Nigeria's central bank has announced new measures to curb currency speculation as part of an effort to defend the naira.

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Hong Kong stocks end week with flourish

Hong Kong stocks climbed 1.25 percent Friday after another strong rally on Wall Street.

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Asian shares hold steady
December 3 2014 at 06:27

Asian shares and the dollar got off to a steady start on Wednesday.

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Oil prices tumble after Iraq deal
December 3 2014 at 06:27

Oil prices tumbled on Tuesday after the Iraqi government and autonomous Kurds struck a deal that will boost the country's crude oil exports.

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Energy shares lead Wall Street higher
December 3 2014 at 06:26

American stocks rose on Tuesday as energy stocks led the S&P 500 and Dow.

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Shanghai surges to three-year high
December 2 2014 at 11:43

Asian shares rose on Tuesday, with energy firms clawing back some losses as oil prices recovered from multi-year lows.

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Rand, bonds weaken
December 2 2014 at 11:03

South Africa's rand and government bonds weakened on Tuesday but stayed within ranges set in the previous session.

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Commodity price rout hits JSE
December 2 2014 at 04:40

South African stocks plummeted on Monday as a global commodity price rout hit shares of resources companies.

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Oil takes a breather in Asian trade
December 2 2014 at 06:30

Crude prices fell in Asia on Tuesday, but losses were curbed as dealers took a breather after days of sharp sell-offs.

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Asia’s resource shares helped by oil bounce
December 2 2014 at 06:30

Asian equities were mixed on Tuesday, with a rebound in crude oil favouring the stock markets of resource-exporting countries.

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Wall Street falls in broad decline
December 2 2014 at 06:30

The S&P 500 suffered its biggest one-day drop in more than a month on Monday.

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Rand weakens against the dollar
December 1 2014 at 11:18

The rand extended losses against the dollar on Monday, tumbling towards fresh three-week lows.

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