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US-China cyberspace relations flawed

The realm of cybersecurity and cyber foreign relations is often poorly understood by policymakers, writes Greg Austin.

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A game-changer for SA?

Potential oil and gas discoveries could bring big change to South Africa’s energy landscape, writes Enoch Godongwana.

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Steel industry strategic for SA’s growth

Steel adds R26bn to the economic value of SA’s iron ore and if this capacity was lost it would add 1 percent of GDP to SA’s trade deficit.

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China wants power, not responsibility
August 21 2015 at 05:34

China wants to reap the benefits of a rising power, but without the accompanying liability, writes William Pesek.

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Visa rules ‘poorly’ implemented
August 20 2015 at 08:25

South Africa’s new visa rules: sound idea but badly executed writes Elmarie Slabbert.

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Today’s leaders must push through turmoil
August 20 2015 at 05:22

Interviews with 150 chief executives reveal challenges facing leaders amid rapid change.

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SA has the workers, but not the jobs
August 20 2015 at 05:21

Can South Africa implement the reforms needed to turn the demographic dividend into a real opportunity?

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Why SA mustn’t go nuclear
August 19 2015 at 13:22

The Nkandla scandal is a drop in the ocean compared with the pending Russian nuclear deal writes Vladimir Slivyak.

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Is there room for politicised trade unions?
August 19 2015 at 05:29

The negatives of trade unions in South Africa outnumber the positives, writes Keith Bryer.

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Minister must reveal nuclear power plans
August 19 2015 at 05:28

Greenpeace Africa’s Michael O’Brien-Onyeka pens an open letter to Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson.

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Can Glasenberg dig out Glencore?
August 18 2015 at 11:26

Glencore is trading well below the reported value of its assets. Ben Chu wonders what Ivan Glasenberg’s next move will be...

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Mining’s structural problems can’t be hidden
August 18 2015 at 05:39

The mining sector needs urgent structural change to enable small-scale miners, writes Christopher Rutledge.

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Women key to community development
August 18 2015 at 05:37

South Africa’s women face more obstacles than men do to become entrepreneurs, writes Happy Ralinala.

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