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Iron ore and manganese producer Assore says its full year earnings are expected to be up to two thirds lower after the dollar prices for its commodities fell during the period.
South Africa's manufacturing industry is enduring massive upheaval, job losses and companies struggling in an anaemic economy, according to a report by Deloitte.
The function of an asset manager is typically defined as that of handling the administrative, financial, capital, and operational aspects of any assigned portfolio.
Well-positioned commercial property in outlying areas around SA is proving increasingly attractive to both local and international buyers, says an expert.
The International Air Transport Association has released data for global air freight markets showing that growth has continued to slow in May.
Greece will re-open 1 000 bank branches until the end of the week to cater for pensioners who do not use cash cards for automated teller machines.
Wall Street stocks have jumped in opening trade after Greece proposed a fresh deal to its creditors and as US data showed private-sector hiring accelerated in June.
The poor's lack of access to sanitation threatens to undermine the health benefits they have gained from access to clean water, the United Nations says.