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Zimbabwe's first "Cattle Bank" has just opened its books for a unique form of banking where owners bring in their animals as collateral against cash loans.
The flow of foreign direct investment into Arab states, including those hit by uprisings, rose by 9.8% last year despite the unrest but remained well below their 2010 level.
The South African bond market was soft in midday trade on Tuesday after a poor weekly bond auction at 11am.
Up to 145,500 jobs and 60% of South Africa's platinum output could be at risk in coming years amid unrest and upheavals in the sector, Economists at Nomura bank warned on Tuesday.
The rand was slightly weaker against the dollar on Tuesday morning as the local market played catch-up after yesterday’s public holiday.
The Association of Meat Importers and Exporters was granted until June 26 to submit supplementary submissions to the International Trade Administration Commission of SA
Greece's fragile coalition government avoided collapsing on Monday over the shutdown of state broadcaster ERT as part of the national austerity plan.
Two French international footballers Franck Ribery and Karim Benzema went on trial Tuesday in Paris charged with paying for sex with an underage prostitute.
Using chisels and hammers, a group of robbers carved their way through a school computer lab brick wall and stole 20 computers.
The behaviour of the Buddhist clergy has been thrust under the spotlight after footage emerged of three monks flying in a private jet and wearing earphones and sunglasses. would like to send you push notifications.
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