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Want to help Africa? Do business here

We know the negative images of Africa — famine and disease, conflict and corruption. But, says Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, there’s another, less-told story happening in many African nations: one of reform, economic growth and business opportunity. 12 more words


Merging strong banks ideal, needs to be careful: Raghuram Rajan

“One has to be very careful in deciding who to merge with whom. The best of all where you merge strong banks together because they have the resources, health and culture, and they will not have any problems to fix other than merger itself,” Rajan said at an event. 166 more words


Finance minister, biz leaders meet to talk full-time jobs crunch

WAKEFIELD, Que. – Finance Minister Joe Oliver will hear from business leaders, economists and others as he gathers opinions this week about Canada’s economic challenges. 139 more words


Federal government eyeing tax cuts in next budget, Joe Oliver says

WAKEFIELD, Que. — The Conservative government is dangling potential personal income-tax cuts in front of Canadians as it prepares to balance the books in the next federal budget and gears up for a general election. 846 more words


Finance Minister nudges RBI to cut rate for boosting growth

Jatiley said that following credit policy announcements by the RBI in June and August he had issued statements clarifying the Finance Ministry’s position on growth, inflation and interest rates. 150 more words


Indian Budget: A view of some aspects

The biggest surprise in the Arun Jaitley budget is that there is no surprise. Over the years, one has heard the learned Finance Minister Arun Jaitley talk about inflation and the suffering common people so many times. 433 more words

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A Piece of Cake: South Africa's Budget Explained

A while back, I took the Finance Minister’s budget announcement out of the dank halls of Parliament and instead visited one of the Cape Town’s most colourful places… Charly’s Bakery.

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