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Hindustantimes.com
ABC of Xi’s diplomacy in ‘U for unprecedented’ Chinese propagandastate media, detailing his pet projects and his aims for “major-country” relati
ABC of Xi’s diplomacy in ‘U for unprecedented’ Chinese propaganda
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 hours ago
state media, detailing his pet projects and his aims for “major-country” relationships with nations such as the US. Each of the powerful president’s aims and objectives has been crystallised to coincide with a letter of the alphabet, adding... Read more
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Investopedia
Should Advisors Care About BRICS in 2016?Since the early 2000s, the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa
Should Advisors Care About BRICS in 2016?
Investopedia / Posted 5 hours ago
Since the early 2000s, the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) countries have been among the fastest-growing in the world. They have grown to produce a combined 25% of the world’s gross domestic product (GDP) in 2015, up from 9% 15... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liquid Telecom Acquires NeotelLiquid Telecom, a privately owned pan-African telecoms group, majority owned by
Liquid Telecom Acquires Neotel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Liquid Telecom, a privately owned pan-African telecoms group, majority owned by Econet Global, has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire South African communications network operator Neotel. The shareholders of Neotel -Tata... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Over 43 Million Africans Face Extreme Poverty Due to Climate Change By 2030The World Bank has warned that the current level of climate adaptation funding
Over 43 Million Africans Face Extreme Poverty Due to Climate Change By 2030
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
The World Bank has warned that the current level of climate adaptation funding which is insufficient could trigger extreme poverty in Africa by 2030. Speaking during the Africa Carbon Forum in Kigali that is also discussing sources of climate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Last Lap for July's Inaguration of Hawassa Industrial ParkLocal investors caught off-guard by accommodative measures - some can meet new
Last Lap for July's Inaguration of Hawassa Industrial Park
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Local investors caught off-guard by accommodative measures - some can meet new criteria, some cannot During the last lap meeting with local investors before the scheduled July 3, 2016 inauguration of Hawassa Industrial Park, Arkebe Oqubay, board... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Credit Growth Likely to Weaken On Naira DepreciationGiven the depreciation of the naira exchange rate and the liberalisation of the
Credit Growth Likely to Weaken On Naira Depreciation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Given the depreciation of the naira exchange rate and the liberalisation of the forex market, credit growth is likely to remain subdued this year, a report has stated. Given the relatively weaker macro environment, the report, "Nigerian banks -Life... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Commits to Climate Change ResilienceThe African continent is faced with a huge challenge of climate change that is
Africa Commits to Climate Change Resilience
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
The African continent is faced with a huge challenge of climate change that is claiming people's lives and damaging the environment and crops, a key meeting in Kigali heard yesterday. Participants at the ongoing Africa Carbon Forum, contend that for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NSE - Brexit Vote Triggers Panic Sale of Stocks, N278 Billion Lossactivities at the resumed trading on Monday, with market capitalisation losing
NSE - Brexit Vote Triggers Panic Sale of Stocks, N278 Billion Loss
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
activities at the resumed trading on Monday, with market capitalisation losing about N278 billion due to panic disposal of stocks by investors. The market capitalisation, which opened at N10.526 trillion, lost N278 billion, or 2.64 per cent, to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Lenders tighten the noose around diamond company ShrenujMUMBAI: The 100-year-old diamond house and one of the largest in the trade, Shr
Lenders tighten the noose around diamond company Shrenuj
The Economic Times / Posted 20 hours ago
MUMBAI: The 100-year-old diamond house and one of the largest in the trade, Shrenuj has run into trouble as lenders tighten their grip on the group which has survived across four generations. Banks, with a combined exposure of around $450 million,... Read more
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Business Standard India
World's largest uncut diamond heads to auction, a break with traditionin Botswana. It will be up for bid Wednesday evening in a public auction at Sot
World's largest uncut diamond heads to auction, a break with tradition
Business Standard India / Posted 20 hours ago
in Botswana. It will be up for bid Wednesday evening in a public auction at Sotheby's in London. Normally such stones are offered to a handful of sophisticated dealers in the diamond industry, who study the diamond for weeks to determine how many... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tata Comm exits Neotel for $295 mnTata Communications has sold its majority stake in South African internet servi
Tata Comm exits Neotel for $295 mn
Business Standard India / Posted 21 hours ago
Tata Communications has sold its majority stake in South African internet service provider Neotel to Econet Wireless Global for $295 million (about Rs 1,992 crore). Liquid Telecom, majority owned by Econet Wireless Global, entered into an agreement... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rio Olympics venues far from complete with just 5 weeks to gofive weeks until the Olympics and this is Rio 2016 - scaffolding and debris eve
Rio Olympics venues far from complete with just 5 weeks to go
Daily Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
five weeks until the Olympics and this is Rio 2016 - scaffolding and debris everywhere, an unfinished subway, the stench of sewage in the air and venue after venue STILL under construction (and that's without taking Zika into account) Olympic... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Tuesday’s top stories – in one placeSABC names new CEO; Motsoeneng denies censorship South Africa’s public broadca
Tuesday’s top stories – in one place
News 24 South Africa / Posted 23 hours ago
SABC names new CEO; Motsoeneng denies censorship South Africa’s public broadcaster again grabbed headlines on Tuesday when it announced that James Aguma was the new SABC CEO after acting group boss Jimi Matthews resigned because of what he called a... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Ghanaian company invests $9 mil in Chicago black bankDiasporian News of Tuesday, 28 June 2016 In the Pan-African spirit, Chicago Gh
Ghanaian company invests $9 mil in Chicago black bank
Ghanaweb.com / Posted yesterday
Diasporian News of Tuesday, 28 June 2016 In the Pan-African spirit, Chicago Ghanaians and African Americans have welcomed a $9 million investment by a Ghanaian company into a Bronzeville black bank to save it from collapsing. Groupe Nduom of Ghana,... Read more
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CNBC
World’s largest uncut diamond heads to auction, a break with traditionin Botswana — will be up for bid Wednesday evening in a public auction at Sothe
World’s largest uncut diamond heads to auction, a break with tradition
CNBC / Posted yesterday
in Botswana — will be up for bid Wednesday evening in a public auction at Sotheby's in London. Normally such stones are offered to a handful of sophisticated dealers in the diamond industry, who study the diamond for weeks to determine how many... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberia Assures International Community of Commitment to Fighting Money Laundering, Financing of TerrorismIn the wake of the recent downgrading of Liberia's status on Anti-money launder
Liberia Assures International Community of Commitment to Fighting Money Laundering, Financing of Terrorism
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
In the wake of the recent downgrading of Liberia's status on Anti-money laundering and combating financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) regime last May by the Inter-Governmental Action Group against Money Laundering in West Africa (GIABA), the Executive... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dakar's Municipal Bond Issue - a Tale of Two CitiesCentral and municipal governments are being overwhelmed by the rapid growth of
Dakar's Municipal Bond Issue - a Tale of Two Cities
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Central and municipal governments are being overwhelmed by the rapid growth of Africa's cities. Strategic planning has been insufficient and the provision of basic services to residents is worsening. Since the 1990s, widespread devolution has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AfDB Loan to Provide Power to 1.5 Million KenyansThe African Development Bank on Monday, June 27, 2016, approved a USD 135-milli
AfDB Loan to Provide Power to 1.5 Million Kenyans
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The African Development Bank on Monday, June 27, 2016, approved a USD 135-million loan to launch the second phase of an energy project that is expected to benefit a minimum of 300,000 customers in Kenya, which would translate into providing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FDH Bank Hires Ivory Coast's Ouattara As MDFDH Financial Holdings Group--the parent company of FDH Bank which acquired 75
FDH Bank Hires Ivory Coast's Ouattara As MD
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
FDH Financial Holdings Group--the parent company of FDH Bank which acquired 75 percent stake in the previously wholly State-owned Malawi Savings Bank (MSB) in July-- has hired an Ivorian Tennie Ouattara as new Managing Director. Ouattara, described... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dangote Clarifies Forex Allocation to Refinery, Fertilizer PlantBy Crusoe Osagie and Ejiofor Alike Africa's richest man and President of Dango
Dangote Clarifies Forex Allocation to Refinery, Fertilizer Plant
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Crusoe Osagie and Ejiofor Alike Africa's richest man and President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has clarified that his refinery, petrochemical and fertilizer plant did not collect as much foreign exchange from the Central Bank of Nigeria... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Brics nations aim to set up own ratings agencySeeking to lower borrowing costs they say are excessively high thanks to the as
Brics nations aim to set up own ratings agency
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
Seeking to lower borrowing costs they say are excessively high thanks to the assessments of S&P Global Ratings, Fitch Ratings and Moody's Investors Service, the group - which consists of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - aims to create... Read more
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Breitbart
EXCLUSIVE: Hillary Clinton’s Handpicked World Bank Chief Accused of Overseeing ‘Systemic’ RacismHillary Clinton’s handpicked World Bank president oversees a bank that is being
EXCLUSIVE: Hillary Clinton’s Handpicked World Bank Chief Accused of Overseeing ‘Systemic’ Racism
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
Hillary Clinton’s handpicked World Bank president oversees a bank that is being accused of systemic racism by a former employee and by a civil-rights leader who works for Jesse Jackson. Jim Yong Kim, current president of the World Bank, got his... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
$1.3T in U.S. wealth shredded since 'Brexit'a pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including onli
$1.3T in U.S. wealth shredded since 'Brexit'
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
a pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including online advertising company Alphabet (GOOGL), software maker Microsoft (MSFT) and global bank JPMorgan Chase (JPM), have suffered a collective loss of $1.3 trillion since... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealtha pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including onli
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealth
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
a pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including online advertising company Alphabet (GOOGL), software maker Microsoft (MSFT) and global bank JPMorgan Chase (JPM), have suffered a collective loss of $1.3 trillion since... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealtha pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including onli
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealth
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
a pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including online advertising company Alphabet (GOOGL), software maker Microsoft (MSFT) and global bank JPMorgan Chase (JPM), have suffered a collective loss of $1.3 trillion since... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealtha pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including onli
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealth
KTHV Little Rock / Posted yesterday
a pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including online advertising company Alphabet (GOOGL), software maker Microsoft (MSFT) and global bank JPMorgan Chase (JPM), have suffered a collective loss of $1.3 trillion since... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealtha pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including onli
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealth
KREM.com Spokane / Posted yesterday
a pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including online advertising company Alphabet (GOOGL), software maker Microsoft (MSFT) and global bank JPMorgan Chase (JPM), have suffered a collective loss of $1.3 trillion since... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealtha pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including onli
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealth
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
a pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including online advertising company Alphabet (GOOGL), software maker Microsoft (MSFT) and global bank JPMorgan Chase (JPM), have suffered a collective loss of $1.3 trillion since... Read more
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11 News Houston
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealtha pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including onli
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealth
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
a pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including online advertising company Alphabet (GOOGL), software maker Microsoft (MSFT) and global bank JPMorgan Chase (JPM), have suffered a collective loss of $1.3 trillion since... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealtha pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including onli
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealth
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted yesterday
a pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including online advertising company Alphabet (GOOGL), software maker Microsoft (MSFT) and global bank JPMorgan Chase (JPM), have suffered a collective loss of $1.3 trillion since... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealtha pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including onli
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealth
NorthWest Cable News / Posted yesterday
a pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including online advertising company Alphabet (GOOGL), software maker Microsoft (MSFT) and global bank JPMorgan Chase (JPM), have suffered a collective loss of $1.3 trillion since... Read more
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First Coast News
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealtha pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including onli
'Brexit' wipes out $657B in U.S. wealth
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
a pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including online advertising company Alphabet (GOOGL), software maker Microsoft (MSFT) and global bank JPMorgan Chase (JPM), have suffered a collective loss of $1.3 trillion since... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AfDB to Improve Performance, Development Impact Under New Development and Business Delivery ModelThe African Development Bank is formally launched on a new path to deliver deve
AfDB to Improve Performance, Development Impact Under New Development and Business Delivery Model
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The African Development Bank is formally launched on a new path to deliver development impact for the people of Africa. On Friday, April 22, 2016, it reached a major milestone, with the approval by the Bank’s Board of Directors of the institution’s... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Global sharemarkets continue to tumbleThe aftershocks of the UK's vote to leave the European Union reverberated acros
Global sharemarkets continue to tumble
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
The aftershocks of the UK's vote to leave the European Union reverberated across financial markets after a weekend of political turmoil, with the pound extending its record selloff and European equities dropping to levels last seen in February. The... Read more
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WA Today
Global sharemarkets continue to tumbleThe aftershocks of the UK's vote to leave the European Union reverberated acros
Global sharemarkets continue to tumble
WA Today / Posted yesterday
The aftershocks of the UK's vote to leave the European Union reverberated across financial markets after a weekend of political turmoil, with the pound extending its record selloff and European equities dropping to levels last seen in February. The... Read more
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USA Today
$1.2T in U.S. wealth shredded since 'Brexit'a pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including onli
$1.2T in U.S. wealth shredded since 'Brexit'
USA Today / Posted yesterday
a pretty penny. U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including online advertising company Alphabet (GOOGL), software maker Microsoft (MSFT) and global bank JPMorgan Chase (JPM), have suffered a collective loss of $1.2 trillion since... Read more
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The Age
Global sharemarkets continue to tumbleThe aftershocks of the UK's vote to leave the European Union reverberated acros
Global sharemarkets continue to tumble
The Age / Posted yesterday
The aftershocks of the UK's vote to leave the European Union reverberated across financial markets after a weekend of political turmoil, with the pound extending its record selloff and European equities dropping to levels last seen in February. The... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Global sharemarkets continue to tumbleThe aftershocks of the UK's vote to leave the European Union reverberated acros
Global sharemarkets continue to tumble
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
The aftershocks of the UK's vote to leave the European Union reverberated across financial markets after a weekend of political turmoil, with the pound extending its record selloff and European equities dropping to levels last seen in February. The... Read more
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Canberra Times
Global sharemarkets continue to tumbleThe aftershocks of the UK's vote to leave the European Union reverberated acros
Global sharemarkets continue to tumble
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
The aftershocks of the UK's vote to leave the European Union reverberated across financial markets after a weekend of political turmoil, with the pound extending its record selloff and European equities dropping to levels last seen in February. The... Read more
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IMF
Remarks by the International Monetary Fund�s First Deputy Managing Director David LiptonFund�s First Deputy Managing Director David Lipton Bretton Woods Committee Annu
Remarks by the International Monetary Fund�s First Deputy Managing Director David Lipton
IMF / Posted 2 days ago
Fund�s First Deputy Managing Director David Lipton Bretton Woods Committee Annual Meeting Let me start by thanking all of you from the Bretton Woods Committee (BWC) for your strong support for the IMF. The BWC played an important role in... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
U.S. stocks, global shares fall on Brexit; gold gains(Bloomberg) -- The aftershocks of the U.K.'s vote to leave the European Union r
U.S. stocks, global shares fall on Brexit; gold gains
Financial Planning.com / Posted 2 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- The aftershocks of the U.K.'s vote to leave the European Union reverberated across financial markets after a weekend of political turmoil, with the pound extending its record selloff and European equities dropping to levels last seen... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stock Market Defies Brexit Shock to Close Firmermaintained its positive run steadying the year-to-date (YTD) return at 7.01 per
Stock Market Defies Brexit Shock to Close Firmer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
maintained its positive run steadying the year-to-date (YTD) return at 7.01 per cent. This was despite the massive profit-taking in addition to the Britain's decision to leave the European Union (EU), a decision that rattled stock markets... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Poverty Amidst Plenty - How Africans Are Robbed of Benefits of Mineral WealthAfrica has not benefited substantially from its mineral wealth. It is, therefor
Poverty Amidst Plenty - How Africans Are Robbed of Benefits of Mineral Wealth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Africa has not benefited substantially from its mineral wealth. It is, therefore, essential for resource-rich nations to tailor their economic policies to effectively harness and utilise mineral revenues to improve the productivity of non-mineral... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Forex Depreciation Increases Cost of Dangote Refinery By N2 TrillionLagos — The Chairman of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has said the ongoi
Forex Depreciation Increases Cost of Dangote Refinery By N2 Trillion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Lagos — The Chairman of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has said the ongoing refinery project in Lekki area of Lagos which was earlier projected to cost N2.8trillion would now be completed at the cost of N4.8trillion due to the prevailing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Development Bank Accelerates Pace With 'High 5' PrioritiesThe African Development Bank is stepping up the pace by focusing on five priori
African Development Bank Accelerates Pace With 'High 5' Priorities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The African Development Bank is stepping up the pace by focusing on five priorities that are crucial for accelerating Africa's economic transformation. The Bank calls them the "High 5s": Light up and power Africa, Feed Africa, Industrialise Africa,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bottling Plants, Ekocentre Come to Rwanda, More Focus On Africainitiative site dubbed Ekocentre in Ruhunda in Rwanda's Eastern Province in Rwa
Bottling Plants, Ekocentre Come to Rwanda, More Focus On Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
initiative site dubbed Ekocentre in Ruhunda in Rwanda's Eastern Province in Rwanda, the beverage company was in the middle of a restructuring that has already resulted in the merging of its units. On May 24, Coca-Cola merged operations, forming a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tom Hiddleston's first love is Oxford University professorFrom professor to pop star: Before Taylor Swift Tom Hiddleston's first big love
Tom Hiddleston's first love is Oxford University professor
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
From professor to pop star: Before Taylor Swift Tom Hiddleston's first big love was an Oxford University professor 10 years his senior who he was 'head over heels' for Night Manager star, 35, dated Lucie Cluver at Cambridge Academic said to be the... Read more
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iol.co.za
PPC gets banks to back share saleA group of lenders including Standard Bank Group, Nedbank Group, FirstRand’s Ra
PPC gets banks to back share sale
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
A group of lenders including Standard Bank Group, Nedbank Group, FirstRand’s Rand Merchant Bank and Barclays’ Absa will lead the rights-offer process and provide the standby underwriting commitment, Johannesburg-based PPC said in a statement on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Letshego Inspections to Commence SoonThe Bank of Namibia will commence its inspection of Letshego Financial Services
Letshego Inspections to Commence Soon
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Bank of Namibia will commence its inspection of Letshego Financial Services' readiness to conduct banking activities.This was revealed by its spokesperson, Ndangi Katoma in response to a query by the Economist. The central bank recently concluded... Read more
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iol.co.za
BRICS nations eyeing own ratings firmSeeking to lower borrowing costs they say are excessively high thanks to the as
BRICS nations eyeing own ratings firm
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Seeking to lower borrowing costs they say are excessively high thanks to the assessments of S&P Global Ratings, Fitch Ratings and Moody’s Investors Service, the group including Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa aims to create a competitor... Read more
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