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It’s make or break time for jumbos

The slump in sales of jumbo jets has raised questions over how long manufacturers can sustain production.

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Carbon tax to hurt growth, socio-political stability and exacerbate unemployment

The carbon tax will have a serious negative impact on the goods-producing sectors of the economy, particularly mining, manufacturing and agri-processing by maki... Read Story

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Opinion: Bottled gas sector could alleviate Eskom woes

Bottled gas is one energy lever the government can pull. Once upon a time, Eskom had a good idea. No, it had an excellent idea. Honest. The trouble is it killed... Read Story

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Global vehicle sales growth will boost platinum demand
March 27 2015 at 04:49

Platinum investors have experienced a torrid time over the past few years due to the twin issues of lower prices and escalating labour unrest impacting platinum production.

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Bank of England flags market concerns
March 27 2015 at 14:41

The Bank of England is warning about potential irregularities in financial markets on a regular basis as it tries to address the problems that dragged it into recent market scandals.

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Getting to know the stuff South Africa’s leaders are made of
March 27 2015 at 04:44

It was back in 2010 when Adriaan and I first mooted the idea of doing something unique to foster a national conversation on leadership. Wherever we looked, it seemed as if every aspect of leadership had become an after-tho... Read Story
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Capturing the country’s rich legacy of leadership legacy
March 27 2015 at 04:43

For the past 15 to 20 years we have been on a mission critical adventure – working with and interviewing top leaders in South Africa specifically, but often beyond our borders as well.

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Five lessons from the Ellen Pao trial
March 26 2015 at 11:41

Silicon Valley can learn important lessons from the proceedings in Ellen Pao’s trial, argue Brad Stone and Sarah Frier.

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Record traffic boosts US fuel demand
March 26 2015 at 11:41

Traffic on American highways hit a new record as the economy recovered, writes John Kemp.

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3G may use cost-cutting playbook on Kraft
March 26 2015 at 11:40

When Kraft Foods Group merges with HJ Heinz, they will share a name. But portfolio pruning may follow.

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Change in the relative benefit of bonds
March 26 2015 at 04:55

A popular definition of liquidity: the ease with which an asset can be changed to cash without changing its price.

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Silicon Valley has a crush on Wall Street
March 25 2015 at 12:33

High-flying private companies are recruiting Wall Street stars who can bring a sense of permanence, writes Katie Benner.

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Nine consequences of Europe’s QE campaign
March 25 2015 at 12:32

Europe is on a well-trodden quantitative-easing path that has already been followed in the US and Japan, writes Mohamed El-Erian.

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