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The South African Youths and Society (SAYS) Magazine

Welcome to our Magazines and Journals Page The South African Youths and Society (SAYS) MagazineThe SAYS Magazine is focused on educating and engaging youths on policy issues, business and students, connect students to businesses, literature, students and leadership, students and politics and other areas of interest to youth in high schools, universities and TVETs and all other youths across, South […]

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Ghana GDP up 4.9 Percent in Q1, 2016

The Ghanaian economy expanded by 4.9 percent year-on-year in the three months to March of 2016, following a downwarldly revised 4.1% percent expansion in the previous period. The agriculture sector advanced 2.8 percent (+1.7 percent in Q4), services expanded by 8.8 percent (+5.2 percent in Q4), while industry contracted by 1.1 percent, following a 7.2 percent growth in previous quarter. […]

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Why Shares of Nedbank Group Went Up 0.78 Percent Yesterday

  What: shares of the Nedbank Group Limited (JSE Code: NED) went up 0.78 percent on the JSE yesterday. Nedbank Group Ltd. is a bank holding company, with its principal banking subsidiary being Nedbank Ltd. The company’s ordinary shares have been listed on JSE Ltd. since 1969 and on the Namibian Stock Exchange since 2007. Nedbank Group is one of […]

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Global Economic Updates

Economy Chinese stocks led falls across Asia today, after the latest gauge of China’s factory sector activity raised concerns about the world’s second-largest economy. The HSBC manufacturing purchasing managers index inched up to 49.7 for January, compared with 49.6 in December, but still remained below the 50 level which separates contraction from expansion. The measure comes just one day after […]

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My Predictions for 2015 – Part 1

By Vivian Atud Summary In this first part of my two part predictions for 2015 I will take a look at where the global and domestic economy and markets are headed in 2015. South Africa has been through a roller coaster ride in 2014 and ended up growing just 1.4 percent below all expert forecast at the beginning of 2014. […]

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