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JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA: RiskMap highlights the most significant underlying trends in global risk and security, and provides a detailed view from the markets that will matter most in 2016

Lynley Donnelly, writing in Mail & Guardian, reports that former finance minister Pravin Gordhan ‘has been reappointed as the minister of finance, replacing David van Rooyen who was put in the seat just four d

Sipho Kings, writing in Mail & Guardian says that Jacob Zuma may have thought that with his axing of Nhlanhla Nene is would just be ‘another year, another reshuffle. Wrong…

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA: The sudden replacement of Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene is one of the worst events for an economy that has little-to-no 'cushioning', warned Citi Research on Friday...

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / NAIROBI, KENYA: Kenya has ratified the new Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), less than a week before it hosts an important high-level WTO trade mee

Collaboration is a topic that generates quite a bit of positive discussion in the innovation world.

VIENNA, AUSTRIA: The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) will work together with two influential institutions, the China Council for Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) and the China-Africa Development Fund (CAD

NEW YORK, US: WTO members meeting as the General Council agreed on 30 November on a draft ministerial decision aimed at addressing the challenges faced by small economies.

DUBAI, UAE: 17-18 November 2015 brought together (in Dubai) some African Heads of State and Governments, as well as the captains of industry that have operations in the African continent; the occasion was the third iteration of the Africa

A continent of corruption... The latest African edition of the Global Corruption Barometer estimates that nearly 75 million people have paid a bribe in the past year…

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