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Africa well on its way to being an FDI hotspot

Africa has moved from third-last to become the second-most attractive investment destination in just four years from 2011 to this year, according to EY’s ... Read Story

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Bank’s formation ushers in a new economic agenda

There was a lot of scurrying and even more espressos, but finally the Brics countries – Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa – were able to... Read Story

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US debt ratio will decline when GDP growth recovers

I disagree with the economic pessimists who believe that persistently slow growth in the US will be the norm for years to come. Yes, huge federal government def... Read Story

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What the ruling against Amcu means for us all
June 24 2014 at 05:05

On the eve of what is now commonly referred to as the annual strike season, the Labour Appeal Court, in the matter of Chamber of Mines of South Africa and Others versus Amcu and Others was once again called on to consider ... Read Story
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China’s rising millionaires takes centre stage
June 23 2014 at 19:51

Funny how everyone thought China would get old before it got rich.

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English is vital to achieve in this world
June 23 2014 at 04:43

Julius Malema is right about one thing: whites don’t make enough effort to learn the languages spoken by other South Africans.

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One route to a win-win economy for unequal SA
June 23 2014 at 04:41

With President Zuma’s State of the Nation address declaring strongly that the time has come to tackle poverty, inequality and unemployment, and the recent downgrade of our outlook to “negative” by interna... Read Story
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BoE’s Carney is skilled at the Maradona manoeuvre
June 23 2014 at 04:37

The Bank of England is working hard to convince the world a rise in interest rates may be just around the corner.

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SA biggest losers of transfer pricing
June 22 2014 at 11:06

Johannesburg - As a consequence of the Marikana Massacre, the current strike by platinum workers serves to draw attention to low pay, migrant labour and the living conditions of miners and their families. It has also recen... Read Story
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Investing in Africa: Continent demands a different approach
June 20 2014 at 04:42

We all know that Africa is where it’s at for entrepreneurs. Many of the globe’s fastest growing economies are here and the range and scope of opportunity is truly spectacular.

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Eco laws get tougher, directors to be held culpable
June 20 2014 at 04:36

Recent developments in the enforcement of our country’s environmental laws are likely to see directors place greater emphasis on their company’s environmental management systems and result in improved ecologica... Read Story
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Amcu’s new terms add R1bn to employer wage bill
June 20 2014 at 04:34

By late yesterday it was not clear whether the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union will sign the final settlement offer of the employers and bring an end to the five-month strike that has brought the economy ... Read Story
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Let’s hope the experts know something we don’t
June 19 2014 at 04:48

There is a surplus of economic news that appears to lead to one conclusion: the economy is at serious risk of recession.

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