Daily Archives: June 28, 2013

IOM Constructs Border Posts, Builds Border Management Capacity in South Sudan

Satellite image of South Sudan, from maplibrary.org read more

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IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Guinea-Bissau

Paesaggio in Guinea-Bissau

Paesaggio in Guinea-Bissau read more

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MTN Uganda records more than 85% growth in Data Usage

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ThoughtWorks appoints a dynamic young woman to lead the pack of ThoughtWorkers in Africa

As regional managing director for ThoughtWorks Pan-Africa, Ghanaian born, US educated Betty Enyonam Kumahor is able to integrate within every work decision she makes her love of research and analytics, her astute business capabilities, and her deep sense of social responsibility. read more

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Business leader calls for rules of engagement with Africa to change

Aspen surge, gold rebound lead SA shares higher

Market ends volatile, up and down quarter slightly lower.

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Mandela improving as Obama flies in

Obama due to tour Mandela’s old prison during visit.

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Opinion: Stormy global markets, smooth seas

Following Fed comments, bond yields were higher, stocks lower and market bears cockier.

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No sign of BlackBerry turnaround in results, shares drop

Shares down 28%.

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Gold below $1,200

Set for worst quarter on record.

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Gold set for worst quarter on record

Physical demand muted in Asia, silver touches near three-year low.

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AMCU gives Glencore ultimatum to rehire sacked workers

1,000 miners were fired for wildcat strikes.

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Miners can’t operate with gold below $1,500: Gold Fields

The industry is not sustainable at $1,230 an ounce – Holland.

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Creating millionaires isn’t cheap business

Applying for a lottery licence comes at a high price.

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