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Relief likely to feed in as prices disenflate

While South Africa is still battling inflation above the Reserve Bank’s 3 percent to 6 percent target rate – 6.4 percent in August – many coun... Read Story

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Straight talking from Nene needed

When Nhlanhla Nene, the finance minister, presents his first medium-term budget policy statement before Parliament, he ought to do what his predecessors have ne... Read Story

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Why October’s ride has been wilder than many investors expected

The first half of October has been brutal for investors who bought into the notion of the low-volatility “Goldilocks” economy and markets.

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Straight talking from Nene needed
October 20 2014 at 04:56

When Nhlanhla Nene, the finance minister, presents his first medium-term budget policy statement before Parliament, he ought to do what his predecessors have never done.

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Relief likely to feed in as prices disenflate
October 20 2014 at 05:04

While South Africa is still battling inflation above the Reserve Bank’s 3 percent to 6 percent target rate – 6.4 percent in August – many countries are experiencing disinflation and some facing deflation.... Read Story
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Top investors and strategists pummelled in Wall Street sell-off
October 17 2014 at 04:57

Some of Wall Street’s biggest names are licking their wounds as October lives up to its reputation as one of the market’s roughest months.

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Award of Nobel prize shows shift in the wind
October 17 2014 at 04:52

Many hands make light work, they say. But some work cannot be done by many hands and this applies to market economics as much as it does to individual teamwork.

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Private funding will help to keep democracy alive
October 17 2014 at 04:51

We are living in a fast-changing world with new technologies, new paradigms, rapid urbanisation, more instability and hugely complex issues to manage.

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US mag makes its local debut
October 17 2014 at 04:35

This is a movement, not just a magazine. This is the slogan Fast Company uses overseas, and it could not be more apt. Now the Movement has finally reached our shores.

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Why October’s ride has been wilder than many investors expected
October 17 2014 at 04:31

The first half of October has been brutal for investors who bought into the notion of the low-volatility “Goldilocks” economy and markets.

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No gloating for China’s top global PPP status
October 13 2014 at 04:46

Governments are not usually slow to make the most of favourable publicity. China’s official government newspaper, the People’s Daily, struck a refreshing note last week when it attacked flattering estimates of ... Read Story
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SA growing as legal outsourcing host
October 12 2014 at 17:13

South Africa has become a preferred Legal Process Outsourcing (LPO) off-shoring destination.

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Time to nationalise Reserve Bank – Numsa
October 8 2014 at 04:49

The National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) has consistently called for the nationalisation of the Reserve bank.

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