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‘Creating jobs impacts lives, gives hope’

Talia Sanhewe, founder of Talia Productions, says businesses must position Africa as an attractive place for investors.

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Politics and language: Greece vs EU

EU and Greek leaders have traded barbs during negotiations - and their words are becoming more and more personal.

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Ethiopia’s rapid growth draws mixed response

Every so often, a speaker at a conference says something provocative or simply voices an opinion that sparks discussions long after the event.

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What happens if Athens doesn’t pay?
June 30 2015 at 09:04

Ben Chu ponders nine key questions about Greece’s debt crisis.

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Farlam report blames Marikana victims
June 30 2015 at 04:45

The release of the Farlam report and its findings is welcomed with disbelief and confirmation of our suspicions.

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Manufacturing sector needs support
June 30 2015 at 04:43

It wasn’t very long ago when ours was called a dark continent, a basket case. The winds of change moved swiftly. Little did we know then how much faster the pace would get and that in such a short time consitutionali... Read Story
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Africa also investing in China
June 30 2015 at 04:33

China, the world’s newest economic superpower, surpassed the US as Africa’s largest trading partner in 2009.

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China needs to let more air out of its equity bubble
June 29 2015 at 05:38

When historians write the definitive accounts of the great Chinese stock bubble of 2015, this weekend’s rate move may deserve its own chapter.

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‘Future’ of towns and cities depends on new act
June 29 2015 at 05:04

Seismic activity is not limited to the San Andreas Fault. On July 1, 2015, in sunny South Africa, the Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act comes into operation.

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How Tesco turned the tide
June 26 2015 at 12:31

Tesco’s simple tweaks put the British grocer back in front of its competitors, writes Paul Jarvis.

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Employee-contractor quandary deepens
June 26 2015 at 04:56

The question of whether an Uber driver is an employee doesn’t matter just to Uber.

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How about this model for exploring SA?
June 26 2015 at 04:55

The recent outrage levelled against the Minister of Tourism Derek Hanekom and his department over the new visa regulations has conveniently shifted the focus away from a critical issue facing our country - the failure by g... Read Story
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Why support for the automotive industry in SA is vitally important
June 25 2015 at 05:07

South Africa is a developing economy that is still in the process of industrialising. This stage is characterised by the need to develop both its upstream and downstream industries using the wealth from its resource base.<... Read Story
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