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MTN Returns to Profitability Ahead of Ghana and Nigeria Listing
MTN Returns to Profitability Ahead of Ghana and Nigeria Listing JSE-listed MTN on Thursday posted a turnaround in its earnings
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Scramble for Cocoa Beans as European Spot Cocoa Premiums Widen
Scramble for Cocoa Beans as European Spot Cocoa Premiums Widen Reuters reports that a scramble for quality cocoa has pushed
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Saudi Arabia’s ARAMCO Joins the Shale Revolution!
  Saudi Arabia’s ARAMCO Joins the Shale Revolution! Saudi Aramco, the world’s largest oil exporter, is set to join the
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Mining and Resources

Tanzania’s “Bulldozer” Leads the Revolt Against Red Carpet Treatment for Mining Investors
Comments A new spate of “mining nationalism” is brewing, targeting corruption, tax evasion, and a wide range of other shady
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Tanzania vs. Mining Companies: Other African Countries May Finally Stand Up to Foreign Exploitation and Blackmail
“They should not threaten us. They are the ones that should be scared … Tanzanians are being robbed in broad
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Mali’s 2016 State Mining Revenue Crawls as Gold Miners Smile to the Bank
12TH SEPTEMBER 2017 BY: REUTERS BAMAKO – Mali‘s State revenues from mining companies rose 1% last year to 247.3-billion CFA francs ($454-million) from 2015
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HOW ISLAMIC BANKING WAS POLITICIZED IN NIGERIA
  The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) under Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi has done more than anyone else to turn
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REGULATORY AND MORAL ISSUES IN THE SOUTH AFRICAN GAMING MARKET
Premise While South Africa’s gaming market has shed most of its hypocritical moralism of the apartheid years, the industry remains
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