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  • Basil Read appoints new CEO

    28/07/2014 07:16:08

    Basil Read Holdings Limited has appointed Neville Francis Nicolau as CEO and executive director of the firm.

    Kenya’s national employment policy key to job creation

    28/07/2014 07:11:20

    The Kenyan government has developed a National Employment policy to increase opportunities for the youth by creating jobs.

    Juba's expectations unrealistic: analyst

    28/07/2014 06:40:24

    The government of South Sudan’s projections for increases in economic growth and social services could fall short of their expectations.

    Zimbabwe axes defamation law

    26/07/2014 14:48:42

    Zimbabwe’s scrapping of its defamation law is a significant step for press freedom in the country, which has always been under strain.


  • Shareholders approve Rand Refinery’s loan facility

    25/07/2014 14:34:58

    Rand Refinery has announced that its shareholders have approved a 1.2 billion rand irrevocable, subordinated loan facility.

    Lonmin begins its post-strike rebuilding process

    25/07/2014 11:05:14

    Lonmin slowly begins to return to its full production capacity after suffering severely from South Africa’s longest and costliest strike.

    Anglo to concentrate on most valuable assets

    25/07/2014 10:59:18

    Anglo American has said that it will be focusing its attention on the assets that offer it the greatest source of value.

    Kenya shilling holds steady as NSE begins offer for IPO sale

    24/07/2014 13:34:55

    The Kenyan shilling traded steadily against the dollar closing at 87.80/90 to the dollar on Thursday.

  • Maintaining small business more challenging

    Mon, 28 Jul 2014 06:56:00 GMT

    Starting a small business is a challenge in itself but in the current landscape maintaining it is seems to be even more challenging. CNBC Africa is joined by a panel of industry leaders to unpack this space, Alfie Naidoo, Craig Steven-Jennings and Gysbert Kappers.

    Delta International lists on the JSE

    Mon, 28 Jul 2014 06:55:59 GMT

    Delta International which has a primary listing on the Bermuda Stock Exchange reversed listed on the JSE this morning raising just over eighty seven million dollars to fund its growth plans on the continent. Company's incoming CEO, Louis Schnetler and Bronwyn Corbett, non-executive of Delta International joins CNBC Africa for more.

    Why are gold & copper underperforming?

    Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:43:24 GMT

    Today Closing Bell is discussing gold stocks and the value of investing in gold coins but now we look at the commodity of gold itself. To explain why gold and copper have both underperformed this year CNBC Africa is joined by Dan Smith, CEO of Dan Smith Commodities Research.

    Are gold coins a viable investment?

    Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:16:11 GMT

    For a look into alternative investments, a Kruger-rand bought for almost 11 000 rand in 2011 is now worth almost 15-thousand-Rand which is a 34-percentage increase in four years. CNBC Africa's Christine Mhundwa files this report on investing in gold coins.

  • BRICS bank a milestone for developing countries

    17/07/2014 14:49:49

    The creation of the BRICS bank and the CRA is a significant milestone, South Africa’s Ministry of Finance has said.

    BRICS set up bank to counter Western hold on global finances

    16/07/2014 11:42:40

    Leaders of the BRICS emerging market nations launched a 100 billion dollar development bank and a currency reserve pool.

    Update on BRICS New Development Bank

    16/07/2014 10:13:13

    Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) have signed an Agreement in relation to the functioning of their New Development Bank.

    Outcome of BRICS trade ministers meeting

    15/07/2014 13:25:10

    BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) trade ministers met in Fortaleza on Monday ahead of the sixth BRICS summit.

  • A glide down memory lane to my first job

    11/07/2014 07:37:54

    A little piece of me died this week.

    How do you find time to cheat at the World Cup?

    04/07/2014 07:42:24

    The word cup is well underway and in response to the ‘let the games begin’ advertisements, I add my own slogan ‘let the cheating begin.’

    The new king of mining in South Africa knows his Bible

    27/06/2014 12:46:33

    The world of mining in South Africa changed forever this week and at the top of it sits a new king who knows his bible and supports Chelsea.

    The shame of the boot of the bully

    27/06/2014 07:29:36

    The locking up of Al Jazeera journalists in Egypt is another scar on the face of Africa and an insult to the intelligence of its people.

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