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Yellen’s new problem is Chinese tapering

It’s time to call Beijing’s aggressive market intervention what it really is, writes William Pesek.

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India’s population set to top China’s

India is about to tip the global population scales, as the UN’s latest estimates show the country is poised to surpass China by 2022.

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What President Barack Obama didn’t see on his trip to Africa

Despite nearly 20 years of solid GDP growth, Africa’s economies are creating too few jobs in the sectors that count, writes John Page.

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An instititution that Brics can bank on takes off
July 7 2015 at 09:17

Ahead of the 7th Brics summit which started yesterday in the Russian city of Ufa, Business Report spoke to Leslie Maasdorp, the newly appointed vice president of the Brics New Development Bank (NDB), whose launch this week... Read Story
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ANC must emulate Afrikaners to bring transformation
July 7 2015 at 08:49

A Stellenbosch university professor once said the ANC lacked a coherent system or philosophy that was designed to transform the South African society and economy for the benefit of the black majority in a similar fashion a... Read Story
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Brics will ‘play a profound role’ - Maasdorp
July 6 2015 at 04:54

In the run up to the start of the 7th Brics Summit today in the Russian city of Ufa, Business Report spoke to Leslie Maasdorp, the newly appointed vice-president of the Brics New Development Bank.

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Greece’s high-risk gamble
July 6 2015 at 11:58

If the hard rhetoric is to be believed, the process for ejecting Greece from the single currency will begin soon, writes Ben Chu.

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Letters: Taxi industry, drivers, owners a bunch of thugs
July 6 2015 at 05:14

The Taxi industry, Taxi drivers, Taxi owners, & Taxi Associations are all a bunch of thugs.

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‘Creating jobs impacts lives, gives hope’
July 3 2015 at 17:09

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
July 3 2015 at 10:05

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

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What the world needs now is a single currency
July 3 2015 at 04:49

It is almost a truism to say that euro membership worsened the Greek crisis. The thinking goes that because Greece does not have its own currency, it could not increase competitiveness and boost growth through devaluation.... Read Story
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Big lesson for Tsipras: Don’t mess with Merkel
July 3 2015 at 04:31

Alexis Tsipras is flaunting the cardinal rule of political survival in Europe: Don’t displease Angela Merkel.

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Ethiopia’s rapid growth draws mixed response
July 3 2015 at 04:21

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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