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Economic week ahead: The end of an era
Economic week ahead: The end of an era
Officials could announce the end of the bold initiative on Wednesday.
Economic week ahead: Looking for growth
Economic week ahead: Looking for growth
AfricaSouth Africa’s data calendar is comparatively light this week. Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) will report last...
Gold swings near three-week high as Asian demand seen increasing
Gold swings near three-week high as Asian demand seen increasing
Gold fluctuated after advancing to the highest level in three weeks as investors weighed the outlook for increasing physical consumption in Asia...
Gandhi's lessons for al-Qaeda
Gandhi's lessons for al-Qaeda
South Asia remains one of the most politically complex regions of the world, with long-standing tension between India and Pakistan since partition...
The super-rich swell their ranks and keep getting richer
The super-rich swell their ranks and keep getting richer
This happened as soaring stock markets helped bolster the fortunes of investors.
[Video]Inside a 'legal' hunt
[Video]Inside a 'legal' hunt
Disturbing video footage of a so-called 'legal' rhino trophy hunt, carried out at the behest of an international wildlife trafficking syndicate.
South Africa at core of illicit ape trade
South Africa at core of illicit ape trade
South Africa is the hub of a booming illicit trade in marmosets and other protected small monkeys to pet markets in Asia, say international wildlife...
Is rugby pushing into Asia, or just Japan?
Is rugby pushing into Asia, or just Japan?
Japan might have won the right to host the 2019 rugby World Cup on its platform of bidding "for Asia", but whether the rest of the region benefits...
Raving retreat
Raving retreat
I'm perched on the end of a longtail boat, cocktail in hand, head to the wind. The silhouettes of thousands of people line the length of the beach...
Recession fears slam Asia stocks
Recession fears slam Asia stocks
Asian stocks slumped 7% and commodity-related currencies tumbled on Thursday as more evidence that the United States economy is shrinking made...
Aids explosion in Asia
Aids explosion in Asia
Estimated worldwide HIV infections: 63 415 563 at noon Wednesday July 13

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