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Do Greece, Belarus know what they are saying?

There is a danger to listening to powerful politicians in Greece and Belarus. They may not know what the heck they’re talking about.

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Asia reforms spark entreupreneurial potential

At Templeton Emerging Markets, we believe Asia’s combination of rapid economic growth, generally strong national finances and economic fundamentals has cr... Read Story

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State PR blitz drives China to a ‘strange normal’

Call it irrational exuberance with Chinese characteristics. In August, a campaign unfolded in China’s state-run media, prodding citizens to pile into stoc... Read Story

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Putin the salesman has his eyes set on Asia
December 12 2014 at 04:44

When it comes to the much debated and much promised tilt to Asia, it seems that President Vladimir Putin is winning the game.

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Electricity access, human welfare go hand in hand
December 12 2014 at 04:43

Heaven knows what our leaders read, but it certainly is not anything that proves the link between access to the clean power of electricity and human welfare.

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Not all of government is working badly, but…
December 11 2014 at 04:35

Eskom’s rolling power cuts are an aggressively visual example of many failures in government institutions.

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SA should pray for fusion power to come to the rescue
December 11 2014 at 04:34

This week’s excruciating two-hour long Eskom media conference boiled down to the usual exhortation for us all to use less electricity – as though it is our fault that Eskom failed to plan to produce enough.

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So what is a job and how do we create more of them?
December 10 2014 at 04:33

The need to create jobs in South Africa is accepted as our most urgent priority.

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Pressure on Draghi to build ECB unity
December 9 2014 at 04:47

Mario Draghi has seven weeks to build consensus among policymakers on a stimulus package following a fractious end to 2014.

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Pilot of court-based mediation under way
December 9 2014 at 04:43

On December 1, a pilot project came into effect where designated magistrate’s courts in Gauteng and the North West have introduced court-based mediation.

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Outages may result in a number of lawsuits
December 9 2014 at 04:39

The recent bout of nationwide power outages has again highlighted the need to reconsider South Africa’s electricity supply and, at the same time, seek a viable solution for the industries which suffer as a result of ... Read Story
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The racket of selling salt water as chicken continues…
December 8 2014 at 04:43

Albert Venter has attracted intense media scrutiny and public outcry over his now-defunct “Drive a new car for R699” scam.

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Aiming for the highest common denominator
December 8 2014 at 04:42

At the heart of the evergreen faking or debating of business degrees is one simple truth: everyone in a position of management should constantly be furthering their skills, knowledge and education so that we can achieve th... Read Story
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