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Independent Media

Please stand up if you have benefited from beneficiation

Beneficiation has quickly become the new buzz word these days, in both the ANC and in parliament.

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Independent Media

New financial advisory framework raises bar

A new framework for financial advisers provides for improved customer service and enhanced competition that will undoubtedly boost the performance and sustainab... Read Story

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Bloomberg

Misguided policies that simply did not work

This is a tale of two countries. One of them features two decades of fundamentally misguided policies. The other has an ambitious strategy for reform and develo... Read Story

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Numsa’s woes spell trouble for SA
November 11 2014 at 04:49

SA should brace itself for a tumultuous period of industrial relations and labour strife.

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Perfect time for Asia to embark on reform trail
November 11 2014 at 05:18

When he travels to Asia this week, US President Barack Obama will find himself in unfamiliar territory: not Asia, which he visited just last year, but amid leaders who enjoy popular mandates, negligible political oppositio... Read Story
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US healing as global economy still suffers
November 11 2014 at 05:14

Last week’s employment report confirms that the US labour market is healing.

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Levy predicts global economic depression
November 11 2014 at 05:12

In 1929, a businessman and economist by the name of Jerome Levy did not like what he saw in his analysis of corporate profits.

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Let us not consume the country’s future
November 10 2014 at 04:59

When rabbits are nervous they eat their young, retiring Reserve Bank Governor Gill Marcus said on a radio interview last week.

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PPC offers a test for acceptable governance principles
November 10 2014 at 04:44

The issue of corporate wars cannot be a simple matter of whether the Black Business Council favours one group over another, and the current issues at PPC between its board and its former CEO are no different.

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Unsecured lending no place for our money
November 10 2014 at 04:42

Having lost a lot of money by investing it in a (money market) unit trust: the ones that are really safe, I am tired of being fed with the idea that the money is very safe in a “side-pocket”, which has been set... Read Story
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Eskom ignorance just short of criminal
November 10 2014 at 04:41

The collapse of the Majuba power station coal silo, aka a bunker, typifies the mess that Eskom has created over the years and indicates that they are truly inept.

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Private sector must embrace goals
November 9 2014 at 19:23

Among many things performed by government, one of its key functions is to create an enabling environment for the private sector to thrive.

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Modi changes framework
November 9 2014 at 19:17

Recently, I met with a number of policymakers, senior bureaucrats and journalists in Delhi to assess whether the criticism levelled at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for doing too little only 100 days into his term is actually fa... Read Story
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