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Economic week ahead: Updated global growth forecast
Economic week ahead: Updated global growth forecast
A rates decision in Nigeria and an inflation release in South Africa are the big economic events in Africa this week. Further afield, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will update its global economic outlook on Thursday....
JSE shuts down for five minutes in honour of Mandela
JSE shuts down for five minutes in honour of Mandela
Tributes from the corporate world and business leaders have begun streaming in for former president Nelson Mandela, who died on Thursday. The JSE halted trade for five...
IMF's Lagarde avoids charges in French payout scandal
IMF's Lagarde avoids charges in French payout scandal
Lagarde was questioned for a total of 24 hours by prosecutors working for a court that probes cases of ministerial misconduct over her 2007...
IMF's Lagarde in court for arbitration battle
IMF's Lagarde in court for arbitration battle
The arbitration payment was made to a supporter of France's former president Nicolas Sarkozy.
Women leaders want more representation in Davos
Women leaders want more representation in Davos
One of the most noticeable aspects of the World Economic Forum in Davos, a gathering of the world's top CEOs, politicians and officials, is the...
IMF's Lagarde says conflict 'enemy No 1' of Africa growth
IMF's Lagarde says conflict 'enemy No 1' of Africa growth
Africa's emerging nations have become a driving force for world economic growth, International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde said on...
IMF: The making of inequality
IMF: The making of inequality
If they are to be believed.
Egypt asks IMF for R4.8bn loan
Egypt asks IMF for R4.8bn loan
The request was made during a visit by IMF managing director Christine Lagarde to Cairo, during which she met with both President Mohamed Morsi and...
Economist accuses IMF leadership of being 'tainted'
Economist accuses IMF leadership of being 'tainted'
As well as the euro zone crisis.
Divided they fall as storm gets worse
Divided they fall as storm gets worse
Those who watched Dominique Strauss-Kahn at the spring meeting of the International Monetary Fund a year ago say he played a blinder. Although he...
We must lead in putting Africa first
We must lead in putting Africa first
The existing global economic governance arrangements are failing. They are incapable of dealing with our challenges of poverty, inequality,...

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