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Libya has restarted oil exports from its biggest port for the first time since the end of a year-long blockade, a boost to the government struggling with clashes.
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Everyone involved in talks about informal trading in the Johannesburg city centre has concerns about the current situation, the city says.
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is putting off thousands of tourists who have planned trips to Africa this year, including to destinations such as Kenya.
Some of the National Employers' Association of SA's members are continuing their lock-out of workers who participated in the metal industry strike.
Malaysia-based AirAsia has announced a sixfold increase in second-quarter net profit as Asia's budget travel leader increased revenue.
Expanding your business requires capital and banks have stringent criteria in place to ensure they are lending the right businesses the appropriate funds, says Standard Bank.