global financial crisis

 
Weary world beggared by borrowing
Weary world beggared by borrowing
The global response to the most recent worldwide financial crisis was to push debt levels to new heights, laying the ground for the next...
Jobs news -- bad with SA Inc on hold
Jobs news -- bad with SA Inc on hold
The market turmoil of the past week has been a boon for 24-hour business channels -- talking heads and market gurus have all had an opportunity to...
Markets panic as Obama fails to restore confidence
Markets panic as Obama fails to restore confidence
Efforts by US President Barack Obama and fellow global leaders to restore confidence failed miserably on Tuesday as markets plunged to new lows in...
Five bailouts that worked
Five bailouts that worked
Economic decline does not have to be a permanent condition. We focus on five economies that rebounded from the edge of collapse in the 1990s and...
Twilight of American century
Twilight of American century
'This sucker's going down" was George W Bush's pithy description of the United States' economy when the financial crisis of late 2008 threatened to...
All banks on board
All banks on board
The failed banking policies of mainly developed countries have crippled this industry, poisoned the global economy and have prompted serious...
Economy to see 2,5% growth in 2010
Economy to see 2,5% growth in 2010
South Africa's economy can look forward to growth of 2,5% in 2010, Ettienne Le Roux, senior economist at Rand Merchant Bank, said on Thursday.
Nissan reports first annual loss in a decade
Nissan reports first annual loss in a decade
Nissan, Japan's third top carmaker, reported a ¥233,7-billion annual net loss, its first yearly loss in a decade -- but expects the red ink to...
Lonmin seeks $457-million after net loss
Lonmin seeks $457-million after net loss
British mining group Lonmin said on Monday it was seeking $457-million from shareholders after suffering a first-half net loss amid the global...
Spending to save ourselves
Spending to save ourselves
Reaction to the global economic crisis in South Africa has been fairly low key. Government claims that we are protected by a sound financial...
Anglo tackles economic crunch head-on
Anglo tackles economic crunch head-on
Anglo American, one of the world's largest mining companies, has taken proactive steps to help it over the current global economic conditions, it...
Flu fears dampen talk of tentative world recovery
Flu fears dampen talk of tentative world recovery
Fears that any tentative green shoots in the global economy could be trampled by a deadly outbreak of swine flu put Asian markets on edge on...

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