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Why Is Venkat Dumping AngloGold to Take Top Job at Vedanta Resources?
Why Is Venkat Dumping AngloGold to Take Top Job at Vedanta Resources? Srinivasan Venkatakrishan (Venkat) will step down as CEO of gold miner AngloGold
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Boosting Rural Agriculture and Food Security and Political Stability in Cote d’Ivoire
Boosting Rural Agriculture and Food Security and Political Stability in Cote d’Ivoire The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and Cote
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Namibia Scraps Plan to Force White-Owned Businesses to Sell 25% Stake to Blacks
Namibia Scraps Plan to Force White-Owned Businesses to Sell 25% Stake to Blacks Namibia has scrapped a clause in its economic
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Mining and Resources

First Quantum Minerals Unlikely to Escape $7.9bn Zambian Tax Bill
First Quantum Unlikely to Escape $7.9bn ‘Giant Tax Bill’  First Quantum Minerals recovered from what was shaping up to be its
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Zimbabwe Signs $4.2bn Platinum Deal to Transform Mining Sector
Zimbabwe signs $4.2bn platinum deal to transform mining sector  A Cypriot investor signed a $4.2-billion deal on Thursday to develop
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Cobalt, Critical to EVs and Renewable Energy Tech, Now ‘Strategic Mineral’ in DRC
Cobalt, Critical to EVs and Renewable Energy Tech, Now ‘Strategic Mineral’ in DRC Democratic Republic of Congo will declare cobalt
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Political Risk

Nigeria Population at 182 Million, With Widening Youth Bulge
  Nigeria Population at 182 Million, With Widening Youth Bulge By Dulue Mbachu and Tope Alake November 8, 2016 Younger population
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Why Nigerians Distrust Online “Black Friday” Deals, But Flock to the Stores
  Why Nigerians Distrust Online “Black Friday” Deals, But Flock to the Stores   While being one of the numerous
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The Crocodile and an Economic Wasteland: What Mnangagwa Must Do to Revive Zimbabwe
    The Crocodile and an Economic Wasteland: What Mnangagwa Must Do to Revive Zimbabwe Emmerson Mnangagwa NAIROBI – When Emmerson Mnangagwa takes
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Business

The Global Competitiveness Report 2017–2018
    The Global Competitiveness Report 2017–2018 2ND OCTOBER 2017 Ten years on from the global financial crisis, the prospects for a
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A New Challenge to the Dollar by China’s Yuan You Didn’t Notice
By creating a domestic oil contract denominated in Yuan and traded internationally, China will be able, potentially, to divert the
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Improvements in the Fortunes of South Africa’s Mining Industry Mask Huge Challenges — PwC
Improvements in the Fortunes of South Africa’s Mining Industry Mask Huge Challenges — PwC Cecilia Jamasmie A strong price recovery
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