28 Jul 2014 20h00 South Africa's main manufacturing union, NUMSA, has agreed to end a four-week strike after accepting a wage increase offer from employers, union leader Irvin Jim said on Monday. Read more
11h24 Shares of South Africa's Merafe Resources were up more than 4 percent on Monday after the ferrochrome producer said it expected earnings to more than double for the six months to June, boosted by higher production and better sales.
Even if data next week shows a
mediocre rebound in U.S. economic growth, that might be enough
to keep the stock market aloft at record highs and the Federal
Reserve steadfast in its winding down of stimulus through bond
21h53 U.S. and European leaders agreed on Monday to impose wider sanctions on Russia's financial, defence and energy sectors as Ukraine said its forces advanced towards the crash site of Malaysian flight MH17.
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