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A cold, inconvenient fact

The Arctic ice shield is not melting as the Greens’ predictions want us all to believe, writes Keith Bryer.

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Real leadership needed in mining sector

A shift in attitude in mining negotiations is essential to achieve industrial unity, writes Adriaan Groenewald.

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Greece, China test investors’ faith

Recent developments in Europe and China pose important questions for investors, writes Tristan Hanson.

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Nothing much has changed in Greece
July 24 2015 at 06:09

Greek banks are open for business once again. But not really. Denis MacShane reports...

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What peace can do for economies
July 23 2015 at 05:16

Hamish McRae shines a light on the relationship between Cuba and the United States.

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Iran’s oil output is overstated by markets
July 23 2015 at 05:16

Due to the competitive nature of oil producers, nobody knows how much oil is being produced or where, writes Pierre Heistein.

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Brics bank can help SA out
July 22 2015 at 12:37

SA must not ignore the potential benefits of the Brics bank, writes Saijil Singh.

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Jury is out on Tsipras’s gamble
July 22 2015 at 11:39

Is Alexis Tsipras the man who pulled Greece back from the abyss? Or just another leader who caved under pressure?

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Green bureaucracy mantra takes a hit
July 22 2015 at 05:43

US budget cuts may scupper the chances of a global climate treaty that Barack Obama has in sight, writes Keith Bryer.

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Japan must crack down
July 21 2015 at 13:29

Japan needs some arrests, starting with Toshiba executives, writes William Pesek*

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Tough job awaits new Barclays boss
July 21 2015 at 12:09

The next person at the helm of Barclays better get used to John McFarlane breathing down their neck, writes James Moore.

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What Brics Summit achieved
July 21 2015 at 11:43

China’s envoy to South Africa, Ambassador Tian Xuejun, shares his views on the outcomes of the Brics Summit.

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MTN set to reap rewards of Iran gamble
July 21 2015 at 05:23

MTN’s calculated risk in 2005 looks set to pay off handsomely over the next few months, writes Rich Mkhondo.

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