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  • Argentina's central bank hikes interest rate by 9.5% overnight
    on August 12, 2022 at 8:50 am

    <p><img data-src="https://biz-file.com/c/2208/666114-208x117.jpg?5" alt="Source:" width="208" height="117" align="left" / loading="lazy" class="lazyload"><br><span >Source: [[https://pixabay.com/photos/trader-city-london-trading-stock-5129770/ Pixabay]]&lt;/span><p>The rand traded fairly range-bound overnight and found itself at R16.23 this morning.</p><br> <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//Article/196/516/230519.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=516&ct=1&ci=230519">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>

  • Funding women-led businesses is crucial for economic development
    on August 12, 2022 at 8:16 am

    <p><img data-src="https://biz-file.com/c/2208/666118.png" alt="Funding women-led businesses is crucial for economic development" width="208" height="117" align="left" / loading="lazy" class="lazyload"><p>Despite the relative sophistication of its economy and business environment, South Africa's record as regards its promotion of women in the business environment is poor.</p><br> <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//Article/196/518/230520.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=518&ct=1&ci=230520">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>

  • South African rand surges as dollar sinks on US inflation data
    on August 11, 2022 at 8:15 am

    <p><img data-src="https://biz-file.com/c/2208/665888-208x117.jpg?5" alt="Source: Reuters." width="208" height="117" align="left" / loading="lazy" class="lazyload"><br><span >Source: Reuters.&lt;/span><p>The South African rand surged on Wednesday as the dollar sunk on a cooler-than-expected US inflation report.</p><br> <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//Article/196/516/230478.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=516&ct=1&ci=230478">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>

  • JSE gives the green light to actively managed certificates
    on August 5, 2022 at 8:20 am

    <p><img data-src="https://biz-file.com/c/2208/665256-208x117.jpg?5" alt="Source:" width="208" height="117" align="left" / loading="lazy" class="lazyload"><br><span >Source: [[https://pixabay.com/illustrations/stock-exchange-trade-investment-7044786/ Pixabay]]&lt;/span><p>The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) has amended the listing requirements to include actively managed certificates (AMCs) in the suite of products offered to the market, providing investors with exposure to one of the fastest-growing securities globally.</p><br> <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//Article/196/516/230348.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=516&ct=1&ci=230348">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>

  • Daily Investor is here
    on August 4, 2022 at 10:47 am

    <p><img data-src="https://biz-file.com/c/2208/665169.jpg" alt="Daily Investor is here" width="208" height="117" align="left" / loading="lazy" class="lazyload"><p><a href="https://dailyinvestor.com/" target="_blank">Daily Investor</a> launched on 1 August 2022, offering South African investors the latest business news, investing insights, and financial data to make informed decisions.</p><br> <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//Article/196/516/230329.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=516&ct=1&ci=230329">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>

  • Helping Africa's coffee, wine producers access Chinese consumers
    on August 3, 2022 at 12:35 pm

    <p><img data-src="https://biz-file.com/c/2208/664901-208x117.jpg?1" alt="Source:" width="208" height="117" align="left" / loading="lazy" class="lazyload"><br><span >Source: [[https://www.pexels.com/ Pexels]]&lt;/span><p>A recent Africa-China export matchmaking session saw African coffee producers from Ethiopia, Kenya and Tanzania, and South African wineries exhibit their brands to over 50 pre-selected Chinese importers gathered at the Hunan International Conference and Exhibition Centre in Changsha, China.</p><br> <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//Article/410/174/230250.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//SendToFriend.aspx?l=410&c=174&ct=1&ci=230250">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>

  • US and Kenya sign strategic trade and investment partnership
    on July 29, 2022 at 8:38 am

    <p><img data-src="https://biz-file.com/c/2207/664430-208x117.jpg?2" alt="Image source: Andres Rodriguez –" width="208" height="117" align="left" / loading="lazy" class="lazyload"><br><span >Image source: Andres Rodriguez – [[www.123rf.com 123RF.com]]&lt;/span><p>The United States-Kenya Strategic Trade and Investment Partnership (STIP) was signed on 14 July 2022. The agreement outlines the enhanced engagement and high standard of commitment between the two countries, and focuses on increased investment and sustainable and inclusive growth that will be of benefit to both countries' citizens and businesses. The agreement also includes the intention to support regional economic integration in East Africa.</p><br> <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//Article/111/547/230145.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//SendToFriend.aspx?l=111&c=547&ct=1&ci=230145">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>

  • Zoho celebrates milestone investments, R&D, and growth
    on July 27, 2022 at 2:44 pm

    <p><img data-src="https://biz-file.com/c/2207/664183.jpg" alt="Zoho celebrates milestone investments, R&D, and growth" width="208" height="117" align="left" / loading="lazy" class="lazyload"><p><i>Continued commitment to innovation powers 38% year-over-year growth, 80 million global users, and the opening of 59 new offices through Zoho's transnational localism initiative</i></p><br> <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//Article/196/516/230076.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=516&ct=1&ci=230076">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>

  • R150m venture capital investment applications now open through Mineworkers Investment Company, Khulisani Ventures
    on July 20, 2022 at 1:11 pm

    <p><img data-src="https://biz-file.com/c/2207/663301-208x117.jpg" alt="R150m venture capital investment applications now open through Mineworkers Investment Company, Khulisani Ventures" width="208" height="117" align="left" / loading="lazy" class="lazyload"><p>Mineworkers Investment Company (MIC) announced the launch of the second window of applications for investment through their R150m Venture Capital initiative, MIC Khulisani Ventures. High growth potential, innovative, black-owned businesses with ambitions of bringing innovative products or services to a bigger market are encouraged to apply.</p><br> <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//Article/196/516/229880.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=516&ct=1&ci=229880">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>

  • Reserve Bank changes its stance on crypto regulation
    on July 15, 2022 at 3:20 pm

    <p><img data-src="https://biz-file.com/c/2207/662787-208x117.jpg?5" alt="Source:" width="208" height="117" align="left" / loading="lazy" class="lazyload"><br><span >Source: [[https://pixabay.com/illustrations/crypto-bitcoin-money-electronic-3569795/ Pixabay]]&lt;/span><p>The Reserve Bank now regards crypto as a financial asset and intends to regulate it as such.</p><br> <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//Article/196/516/229743.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="https://www.bizcommunity.com//SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=516&ct=1&ci=229743">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>