23 Apr 2014 20h00 South African shares ended mixed on Wednesday after earlier reaching record highs despite an hour-long technical glitch at the start of trading on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. Read more
16h32 Investment in infrastructure and natural resources will continue to underpin economic activity in sub-Saharan Africa, although capital outflows sparked by tighter global financial conditions pose a risk to growth, the IMF said on Thursday.
16h34 Communist Vietnam is suddenly
Apple Inc's hottest market after its sales growth
tripled in the first three months of the year, a rate five times
faster than in India where it is spending heavily in a battle
for market share.
16h25 The Afghanistan presidential
vote is poised to go to a run-off, the election chief said on
Thursday, after the latest tally of ballots showed neither
Abdullah Abdullah nor Ashraf Ghani securing an outright
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As of 1 January 2014, the JSE will be instituting an increase across all their services. Sharenet, as from the same date (1 January 2014) will similarly be initiating an increase. We have managed to keep the increase down to 7.5%... Read more
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