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Wall Street should fear Ruth Porat

There might be more to Ruth Porat's Google appointment than simply an offer of guaranteed sunshine.

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How DIY traders displaced ‘masters’

The bond dealers who defined Wall Street success in the 1980s seem to be losing power by the day.

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Chickening out…

Is there any end in sight for the debate between Kevin Lovell and David Wolpert?

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Where does your processed fish come from?
March 23 2015 at 11:03

Now is the perfect time for the US government to push for more stringent labelling rules, writes Adam Minter.

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A devaluation of the country’s accounting system
March 23 2015 at 04:42

Once again our educational standards are being lowered to accommodate unprepared/lazy students and all this achieves is to devalue our academic system.

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SA poultry magnates hold Agoa hostage
March 23 2015 at 04:41

It is most unfortunate that the South African Poultry Association continues to ignore just how crucial Agoa is for jobs and economic growth in South Africa and the rest of the continent.

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Swiss watchmakers not sleeping through the wearable revolution
March 23 2015 at 04:40

Swiss watchmakers seem to be scrambling to respond to the challenge posed by smartwatch producers after ignoring them for years.

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Everyone wins with healthy ‘fourth bottom line’
March 22 2015 at 00:35

There is a direct financial correlation between employee wellness and business financial success, writes Brett Tromp

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Opening door to TV inequity and crime
March 21 2015 at 21:54

Changes to SA's digital migration policy would in effect permanently subject us to a monopoly pay TV provider, writes David Niddrie.

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For Glencore’s next move, watch agriculture
March 20 2015 at 11:53

Glencore’s billionaire chief Ivan Glasenberg is in the midst of a deal-making drought.

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Hub ports bring markets closer for exporters
March 20 2015 at 04:58

Exporters based in South Africa are uniquely positioned to meet the growing needs of the African market, one of the few beacons of hope in the global economy.

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Obama abandons allies on China’s Marshall Plan
March 20 2015 at 04:57

The Obama administration is looking increasingly left behind as it defies its closest allies and the president’s own party on foreign economic policy in Asia.

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It is vital SA poultry still reaps Agoa benefits
March 20 2015 at 04:32

The past couple of weeks witnessed lively interactions on poultry-related issues affecting the ongoing review of Agoa’s extension.

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