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Syriza victory a reflection of intensifying frustrations

The Coalition of the Radical Left, known as Syriza, placed first in the Greek elections on Sunday, with at least 36 percent of the vote, according to exit polls... Read Story

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Despite lack of Green interest, march of fuel cells goes on

If wind farms are acceptable to the Green Lobby, despite their patent inefficiency, noise, substantial carbon footprint and proven propensity to slaughter birds... Read Story

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What lifting of QE will mean for markets

Questions and answers regarding the e1.14 trillion quantitative easing programme announced last week by European Central Bank president Mario Draghi.

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Salary or personal fulfilment: You choose
January 15 2015 at 07:48

THERE are several decision-making milestones in life. Some of them include navigating the following questions: What do I want to do when I grow up? What will I study at high school? What subjects should I register for at u... Read Story
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SA’s education system critical to our competitiveness
January 15 2015 at 07:48

THE NATION brand is an extremely complex concept. I recently found a diagrammatic representation in a paper entitled the Nation Brand Molecule which illustrates exactly how complex this concept is.

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LP gas a step in solution to energy problems
January 14 2015 at 07:36

THANKS to load shedding or rather, blackouts – let us not call a spade a shovel – the law of unintended consequences may come to haunt Eskom management. The law will operate through that nasty thing, the market... Read Story
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Brazil and Greece – could it be déjà vu?
January 14 2015 at 07:36

THE POSSIBILITY of an untested and extreme-talking left-wing party coming to power in the next elections sparks a sell-off in the markets.

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Opinion: New year brings new business opportunities – Sacci
January 13 2015 at 07:25

WHETHER 2014 has been a better or worse year for business than 2013 continues to be debated. There is, however, no doubt that the longer the strains of a protracted recovery continue to be exerted on the business environme... Read Story
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What can Africa learn from East Asia’s boom?
January 13 2015 at 07:25

TODAY’S record 1.8 billion young people present an enormous opportunity to transform the future. But they can do so only if they have the education and skills they need, as we as health and real choices in life.

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POLITICAL PTERODACTYL
January 12 2015 at 07:49

Pierre Heistein, page 16

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Eskom wounds spirit of business
January 12 2015 at 07:48

BUSINESS confidence hit its lowest level in five months in December as power disruptions undermined sentiment, a report by the SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) showed yesterday.

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Davos: Why Chile and Colombia lead the world in entrepreneurship
January 12 2015 at 07:48

FERNANDO Fischmann once had a dream of building a holiday resort around an artificial lagoon that many international experts considered “practically impossible”.

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