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Fin24.com | How Russian sanctions affect Europe

Thursday, 07 August 2014
We look at the impact on European companies, after the EU and US tightened sanctions against Russia, targeting its energy, banking and defence sectors.

Fin24.com | Numsa condemns killing of shop stewards

Thursday, 07 August 2014
The National Union of Metalworkers has condemned the killing of three of its shop stewards in KwaZulu-Natal.

Fin24.com | 22 arrested for corruption in Jhb - mayor

Thursday, 07 August 2014
Johannesburg's mayor Parks Tau says 22 people have been arrested for corruption, fraud and tampering with the city's revenue collection systems.

Fin24.com | BoE holds steady as rates debate heats up

Thursday, 07 August 2014
The Bank of England has kept interest rates at their record low, giving Britain's fast economic recovery more time to build.

Fin24.com | China probes revive protectionism concerns

Thursday, 07 August 2014
China's recent probes into Microsoft and car companies including Audi and Chrysler have rekindled concerns that Beijing may be using an anti-monopoly law.

Fin24.com | African journalists disappointed by US Summit

Thursday, 07 August 2014
The closing conference of the US-Africa Leaders Summit with United States President Barack Obama was dominated by questions about local policy issues.

Fin24.com | Neasa move means lock-out goes on

Thursday, 07 August 2014
Lock-out continues as the National Employers' Association brings an urgent application against the Metal Industry Bargaining Council in the Labour Court.

Fin24.com | Business confidence 'lowest in 15 years'

Thursday, 07 August 2014
South Africa's business confidence fell to its lowest in 15 years in July, amid concerns that rising wage demands by unions will lead to higher unemployment.

Fin24.com | Court rejects part of Hollande’s tax plan

Thursday, 07 August 2014
A top French court has rejected part of President Francois Hollande's economic reform package.

Fin24.com | Davies to woo film industry

Thursday, 07 August 2014
Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies will travel to Hollywood to encourage the US to make films in South Africa.

Fin24.com | Russia promises US, EU food import bans

Thursday, 07 August 2014
Russia will impose "quite substantial" bans on the US and EU food imports and has already decided to suspend US poultry imports.

Fin24.com | Ripples of WWI

Thursday, 07 August 2014
Politics can never be divorced from economics, says Leopold Scholtz.

Fin24.com | Preferential exporter access

Thursday, 07 August 2014
Geoffrey Chapman warns of behind-the-border-protectionism.

Fin24.com | African growth lacks economic transformation

Thursday, 07 August 2014
The US has made no commitments at the US-Africa Leaders Summit and there was insufficient use of Agoa, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

Fin24.com | Labour Wrap: Women must step forward

Thursday, 07 August 2014
Equal work for equal pay has become law in South Africa this week, but there's a but, says Terry Bell in his weekly Labour Wrap.

Fin24.com | Obama: Time for new Africa, US partnership

Thursday, 07 August 2014
United States President Barack Obama has called for a partnership of equals between Africa and America.

Fin24.com | Israeli products to remain on shelves - council

Wednesday, 06 August 2014
The Consumer Goods Council of South Africa says retail stores will not remove Israeli imported products from their shelves.

Fin24.com | Debate on fracking set to take on new tone

Wednesday, 06 August 2014
The Treasure Karoo Action Group says it will keep an open mind on claims that shale gas may be a "game changer" for the economy, after a meeting with government.

Fin24.com | US-Africa talks shift to govt corruption

Wednesday, 06 August 2014
President Barack Obama and African leaders are discussing two key issues threatening to disrupt economic progress on the continent: security and state corruption.

Fin24.com | Quake contractors to be investigated

Wednesday, 06 August 2014
Contractors who build shoddy houses in quake-hit Khuma near Orkney will face prosecution, warns North West premier Supra Mahumapelo.

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