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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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Hong Kong shares jump

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

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Hang Seng index dips
May 13 2015 at 10:37

Hong Kong stocks surrendered early gains and fell on Wednesday after fresh data showed China's economy lost momentum.

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Oil glut worsens as market battle heats up
May 13 2015 at 10:36

A global oil glut is building as Opec kingpin Saudi Arabia pumps near record highs in an attempt to win a market-share battle against US shale production.

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European shares steady
May 13 2015 at 10:04

European shares steadied early on Wednesday, helped by some calm returning to bond markets.

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Food prices pose risk for SA inflation
May 13 2015 at 10:03

South Africa’s consumer inflation is likely to trend steadily higher this year as food prices rise.

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Rand gains against broadly weaker dollar
May 13 2015 at 09:34

South Africa’s rand firmed slightly against the dollar on Wednesday, driven mainly by broad-based dollar weakness abroad.

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Moody’s slams dismal SA growth
May 13 2015 at 04:42

The ratings agency Moody’s has slammed South Africa’s economic performance in 2015.

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Oil gains support from weaker dollar
May 13 2015 at 06:22

Oil prices extended gains in Asia on Wednesday on a weaker dollar.

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Asian shares rise ahead of China data
May 13 2015 at 06:22

Asian shares firmed on Wednesday, shrugging off weakness on Wall Street.

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Wall Street ends weaker
May 13 2015 at 06:21

American stocks ended lower on Tuesday after a recent run-up in global bond yields unsettled investors already concerned about an eventual Federal Reserve interest rate hike.

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Pound climbs to 2015 high
May 12 2015 at 12:31

The pound rose for a third day versus the dollar on Tuesday and reached the highest level this year.

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