Fin24 Economy

Syndicate content
Updated: 15 hours 10 min ago

Fin24.com | Modi urges Indian expatriates to invest

Tuesday, 18 November 2014
Thousands of expatriate Indians huddled Sydney's Arena on a train dubbed the Modi Express, to clap and cheer India's best-known leader since independence.

Fin24.com | Island wants €220m for Italy cruise disaster

Tuesday, 18 November 2014
Officials for Italy's Tuscany region and the island of Giglio say they will seek €220m in damages from Costa Cruises for the 2012 Concordia cruise liner disaster.

Fin24.com | Taxi strikes choke economic drive - chamber

Tuesday, 18 November 2014
Recurring taxi strikes and threats of more protest action are hampering economic growth, says the Johannesburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Fin24.com | 20% annual catch hike for bluefin tuna

Monday, 17 November 2014
Fishing nations have agreed to a 20% annual increase over three years in quotas of bluefin tuna caught in the Mediterranean and East Atlantic.

Fin24.com | DA demands answers about ex-MDB CEO

Monday, 17 November 2014
The DA claims the Municipal Demarcation Board may have paid millions to get rid of its former boss Gabusile Gumbi-Masilela who was suspended in February.

Fin24.com | Putin's oil tsar flying to Vienna as Opec meets

Monday, 17 November 2014
Rosneft says chief executive Igor Sechin will fly to Vienna for an energy summit, just two days before Opec meets in the city to debate the plunge in oil prices.

Fin24.com | Draghi: No way out of eurozone

Monday, 17 November 2014
There is no possibility for a country to leave the eurozone, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi says.

Fin24.com | Turkey unemployment rate rises

Monday, 17 November 2014
Turkey's unemployment rate has increased to 10.1% in August, up from 9.8% the previous month, government agency Turkstat has reported.

Fin24.com | Zim bank to issue $65m bonds for electricity

Monday, 17 November 2014
A state-owned Zimbabwean bank will float two bonds worth $65m to boost electricity output and increase use of pre-paid meters, says a senior bank official.

Fin24.com | Indonesia's Widodo seeks to fix economy

Monday, 17 November 2014
President Joko Widodo has unveiled a hefty increase in the price of subsidised fuel, taking a bold, first step towards fixing the country's tattered finances.

Fin24.com | Numsa seeking public sympathy - union

Monday, 17 November 2014
Numsa is responsible for its own expulsion from Cosatu, the Chemical, Energy, Paper, Printing, Wood and Allied Workers' Union says.

Fin24.com | Germany reiterates ban on fracking

Monday, 17 November 2014
Germany is not planning to lift a ban on fracking, following a report that it was considering lowering the hurdles for shale gas extraction to allow test drilling.

Fin24.com | Jim: Numsa following Cosatu's resolutions

Monday, 17 November 2014
Numsa general secretary Irvin Jim says the union's call for a workers' socialist political party stems from the Congress of SA Trade Unions' own resolutions.

Fin24.com | Food and beverage industry income rises

Monday, 17 November 2014
The total income generated by the food and beverages industry has increased by 5.4% in September 2014, compared to September 2013, Statistics SA says.

Fin24.com | Malema Valley exposes SA's broken promises

Monday, 17 November 2014
There has always been the implicit threat of the catastrophic transfer of property, says political analyst Nic Borain.

Fin24.com | Bird flu outbreaks may be linked - OIE

Monday, 17 November 2014
Outbreaks of bird flu in Germany, the Netherlands and Britain may be linked and may have spread by migrating wild birds, says World Animal Health Organisation.

Fin24.com | Transported goods increase, data shows

Monday, 17 November 2014
The volume of freight transported goods increased by 7.5% in September 2014, compared with September last year, says Statistics SA.

Fin24.com | Africa aims to cut hunger threat as El Niño looms

Monday, 17 November 2014
With an El Niño event predicted to hit the Horn of Africa and the Sahel starting in December, researchers are recommending action now to avoid a food crisis.

Fin24.com | Dutch check farms after bird flu outbreak

Monday, 17 November 2014
Dutch officials have been checking poultry farms for a highly infectious strain of bird flu following an outbreak which could infect humans.

Fin24.com | Popcru hits out at 'disgusting' Numsa

Monday, 17 November 2014
The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union general secretary Nkosinathi Theledi says the union is confident the 350 000 Numsa members will remain in Cosatu.

Advertisement

Follow Tickmarkers on Twitter