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Mines need an objective guide to fair living wages

Wage negotiations in mining have become cancerous – not just in the sense that the situation is bad, but that it is comparable to a set of cells competing... Read Story

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Scaling up agribusiness should be Africa’s next growth frontier

Africa’s economic performance over the past decade has been remarkable, having reached an average growth of 5 percent. If this growth is maintained, proje... Read Story

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Study reveals which retailer offers the best prices

A study to reveal the cheapest retailer will definitely send some companies back to the drawing board.

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Taiwan’s Ma must learn lessons on democracy
April 4 2014 at 04:46

Taiwan’s Ma Ying-jeou is learning a very valuable lesson the hard way: If you want to cosy up to China, it’s best not to be too Chinese about it.

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Talking climate, without polar bears
April 3 2014 at 04:40

This article is about climate change – but don’t turn away! I probably would.

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Scarce water requires change in value proposition to stop waste
April 3 2014 at 04:47

No one can live without water. However, judging by how many South Africans waste it, one would think we have an unlimited supply.

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Perhaps small is beautiful enough for nuclear power
April 3 2014 at 04:42

If EF Schumacher was right and “Small is beautiful”, what would he have made of the mini-nuclear power stations being developed in the US, especially now that Bill Gates has teamed up with South Korea to build ... Read Story
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Banks, funds falter as commodity investors exit
April 2 2014 at 16:27

Investors are turning their back on commodities as returns from futures, options and other derivatives fail to live up to expectations.

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Author revives controversy over high-speed trades
April 2 2014 at 04:37

The technological arms race among professional equity traders threatens to destabilise US markets and more should be done to limit trading speed, according to New York attorney-general Eric Schneiderman.

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Consumers not well informed about credit bill
April 2 2014 at 04:33

The Department of Trade and Industry issued numerous statements in the past year, setting the record straight for consumers with impaired records who thought their debts would vanish on April 1 that this would not happen.<... Read Story
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Mining industry must save itself from a strike that has no winners
April 2 2014 at 04:30

The drama unfolding on the platinum belt ought to give everyone pause. It is certainly not in the national interest.

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Nedbank helps SMEs to uplift the community
April 2 2014 at 04:29

The ability of small and medium enterprises to achieve sustainable economic growth fundamentally relies on a transformative and inclusive framework with all role players.

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Gumede is still adding up damage to reputation
April 1 2014 at 04:46

Robert Gumede, Gijima’s executive chairman who bankrolls the ANC, was not a man of idle threats, he cautioned yesterday in regard to his claim of more than R1 billion against the Sunday Independent, a sister paper of... Read Story
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