Five tips to help you start the new year with a clean financial slate.
There are silver linings to dark global clouds, says Terry Bell.
Russia is not the West and Putin may well survive unscathed, says Leopold Scholtz.
Revenues from the Suez Canal have fallen to $442.8m in November from $482.3m in October, according to Egypt's state information website.
Oil-rich Arab Gulf countries have blamed "irresponsible" producers outside the Opec cartel for a plunge in crude prices, but is confident markets will rebound.
Saudi Arabia's oil chief has dismissed allegations that his kingdom conspired to bring down oil prices in order to harm other countries.
Syrian businessmen and trade officials say they are worried the economic lifeline provided by Iran is under strain from plunging oil prices.
Cuban cigars are set to enjoy a strong come back in the US after President Obama announced plans to restore diplomatic ties with the Caribbean island.
Russia says new Western sanctions against Ukraine's Crimea region is a "collective punishment" on residents who voted in a referendum last March to join Russia.
Canada has announced new sanctions against Russia, including additional restrictions on the export of technology used in the oil and gas industry.
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott says his cabinet shake-up was for jobs and families as he deals with the fallout of an unpopular belt-tightening budget.
A former top Hong Kong civil servant has been found guilty of accepting millions of dollars in bribes from a property developer.
British households are set to pay nearly £1bn to help guarantee the country's electricity supply in 2018/19.
Defending the rouble has cost Russia $80bn this year and while the slide has only been slowed, it looks all right by any yardstick of whether reserves are adequate.
Get smart on investment and end the year with peace of mind, says Mike Abbott.
From boot sales to global stage for Khayelitsha entrepreneur.
I will be working in Saudi Arabia on a one-year contract - how will I be taxed?
Jozi ratepayers say Capetonians frustrated by rate clearance delays are not alone.
Real estate has emerged from one of its toughest down-cycles, says an expert.
An irate Cell C client is making a fresh bid to remove his blacklisting.
Compound interest can work for or against you, says an expert.
Discovery sheds light on the debate about members' claims from the Road Accident Fund.
British households will pay nearly £1bn to help guarantee the country's electricity supply in 2018 and 2019.
The euro has fallen, oil prices have tumbled and borrowing rates are at record lows and this may help France to kick-start its long-awaited recovery.
Steve Wozniak says he is no fan of smart watches and believes Google Glass will fail.
Unwise as they may get priced out of the market.
I don't employ a domestic worker.
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