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‘China’s a 30-year growth story’

British businessman Sir Martin Sorrell remains a “raging bull” on China despite its recent market collapse.

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Coffee, smiles and Wall Street anxiety

Howard Schultz asked his 190 000 Starbucks staff to be extra nice to customers on the day the markets took a hit.

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Tech unicorns in jeopardy?

Like all good fantasies, the era of the so-called “unicorn” tech start-ups must come to an end, writes Andrew Dewson.

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China exposes fatal flaws
August 28 2015 at 12:49

The global economy will not recover quickly, and could even collapse again, argues Ann Pettifor.

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Shedding light on China’s investment choices
August 28 2015 at 11:44

Wenjie Chen and Heiwai Tang tackle a number of misconceptions about Chinese investors and their push into Africa.

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‘China’s a 30-year growth story’
August 28 2015 at 11:25

British businessman Sir Martin Sorrell remains a “raging bull” on China despite its recent market collapse.

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Coffee, smiles and Wall Street anxiety
August 28 2015 at 11:25

Howard Schultz asked his 190 000 Starbucks staff to be extra nice to customers on the day the markets took a hit.

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Tech unicorns in jeopardy?
August 28 2015 at 11:22

Like all good fantasies, the era of the so-called “unicorn” tech start-ups must come to an end, writes Andrew Dewson.

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Nicola’s Notes: A silver lining?
August 28 2015 at 08:55

SA needs to use the weak rand in its favour to entice investment into the country, writes Nicola Mawson.

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Our transformation needs more women
August 28 2015 at 06:24

South Africa pays a high price for the continuing inequality in its economic transformation, writes Hlengiwe Mkhize.

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Rand is just an innocent bystander
August 27 2015 at 05:50

Financial turmoil is affecting the rand, which is only playing second fiddle internationally, writes Pierre Heistein.

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Xi doesn’t need backseat drivers
August 27 2015 at 05:48

On the way to remaking China’s economy, President Xi Jinping has hit many roadblocks.

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Signifying the end of capitalism
August 26 2015 at 19:05

Today’s fastest growing businesses have torn up both capitalist and socialist scripts, and are making money without actually owning anything.

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