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Fin24.com | Israeli business seeks 'peace dividend'

Monday, 16 March 2015
An upset victory by Israel's centre-left opposition in Tuesday's election could be a welcome change for a business and corporate sector eager for the "peace dividend".

Fin24.com | Power system stable - Eskom

Monday, 16 March 2015
The electricity supply across South Africa is stable, power utility Eskom says.

Fin24.com | Greece repays IMF loan as talks resume

Monday, 16 March 2015
Cash-strapped Greece has made a loan repayment to the International Monetary Fund as it embarked on technical discussions with its international lenders.

Fin24.com | Pay gap between men and women persists

Monday, 16 March 2015
Women in Germany has earned on average one-fifth less than men during 2014, the Federal Statistics Office announced.

Fin24.com | US demands greater access to SA poultry market

Monday, 16 March 2015
An industry body representing US poultry exporters has rejected two offers made by the SA Poultry Association relating to the tonnage of chicken allowed into the SA market.

Fin24.com | Eskom denies Zola Tsotsi to head probe

Monday, 16 March 2015
It is not true that Eskom chair Zola Tsotsi will be heading an investigation into the affairs of the power utility, says Eskom.

Fin24.com | INFOGRAPHIC: Top 10 richest in Africa have R768bn

Monday, 16 March 2015
Africa’s top 10 richest people have R768.61bn, which is more than the total owned by the poorest half of people in Africa.

Fin24.com | China's big spenders: young and not so rich

Monday, 16 March 2015
Global luxury brands expanding in China are better off targeting the "high earners, not rich yet" - instead of the ultra-wealthy.

Fin24.com | Car is king as Dubai overtakes NY, London

Monday, 16 March 2015
The number of vehicles in Dubai has doubled over the past eight years giving the Gulf emirate more cars per person than New York or London.

Fin24.com | Increased food imports worrisome

Monday, 16 March 2015
The more than fivefold hike in global grain imports over the past half century has stoked fears of over-dependence on international market vagaries, says an expert.

Fin24.com | Govt workers must honour Chabane through work

Monday, 16 March 2015
Provincial government employees should honour the late Public Service Minister Collins Chabane through their work, says North West premier Supra Mahumapelo.

Fin24.com | Get on your bike and ride

Monday, 16 March 2015
We need to campaign for non-motorised transport in cities, says Mandi Smallhorne.

Fin24.com | Europe needs plan from Merkel - Greek minister

Sunday, 15 March 2015
German Chancellor Angela Merkel should present an economic growth plan for Europe, says Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis.

Fin24.com | Zuma: SA households must start energy shift

Sunday, 15 March 2015
South Africans should save electricity and households must begin to shift energy sources to gas and renewable energy, says President Jacob Zuma.

Fin24.com | Thousands to protest against ECB 'austerity'

Sunday, 15 March 2015
Thousands of people are expected to march in Frankfurt to protest against austerity policies they blame on the European Central Bank.

Fin24.com | EU executive warns of Grexit 'catastrophe'

Sunday, 15 March 2015
The European Commission has warned of "catastrophe" if Greece has to abandon the euro and has urged EU governments to show solidarity.

Fin24.com | India rate decision shows division at top

Sunday, 15 March 2015
Some top officials in the Reserve Bank of India say they are surprised by Governor Raghuram Rajan's decision to cut rates.

Fin24.com | Swiss govt resists pressure about franc shock

Sunday, 15 March 2015
Switzerland's government has shrugged off requests by political parties to lessen the economic impact of the removal of a cap on the value of the Swiss franc.

Fin24.com | Tanzania dreams big with port project

Sunday, 15 March 2015
Tanzania plans an $11bn project to make it the region's biggest port and an engine of Africa's boom.

Fin24.com | Global economy: Fed's 'patience' questioned

Sunday, 15 March 2015
For a world economy coming to terms with a soaring dollar and a plunge in oil prices, this week will be all about the US Federal Reserve's policy meeting.

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