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China targets 6.5% economic growth in 2017

China targets 6.5% economic growth in 2017

China is aiming to expand its economy by around 6.5 percent in 2017, Premier Li Keqiang said in remarks prepared for delivery at the opening of the annual meeting of parliament on ...

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Mark Too died of heart attack, report reveals

Mark Too died of heart attack, report reveals

When I was engaged with Lonrho PLC in the 80s and 90s Mark Too was Chairman of Lonrho East Africa and got to know each other very well. He later was elected to parliament and work ...

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Peugeot-Citroen acquires Opel

Peugeot-Citroen acquires Opel

French carmaker PSA (Peugeot-Citroen) on Monday announced the acquisition of General Motors' European subsidiary, which includes the Opel and Vauxhall brands, for 1.3 billion euro ...

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Unilever and Mastercard partner to empower SME’s in emerging markets

Unilever and Mastercard partner to empower SME’s in emerging markets

Unilever and Mastercard announced a strategic partnership to collaborate on a range of joint initiatives aimed at empowering small and micro businesses in emerging markets. The co ...

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Southern Africa fights flooding, East Africa faces continued drought

Southern Africa fights flooding, East Africa faces continued drought

Lengthy drought across the East African region and heavy flooding in some southern African countries are compounding the effects of conflicts to make people’s lives difficult. Aga ...

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Africa film fest – Senegalese film makes headlines

Africa film fest – Senegalese film makes headlines

Felicite, a tale about a nightclub singer who has to scrape together funds to pay for her son's treatment after a road accident, scooped the top prize on Saturday at Africa's top ...

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Premier League round-up: Liverpool beat Arsenal, Man United draw, Man City win

Premier League round-up: Liverpool beat Arsenal, Man United draw, Man City win

Arsene Wenger was left to rue the gamble of dropping leading scorer Alexis Sanchez as Arsenal lost 3-1 against Liverpool at Anfield and surrendered their top-four place as a resul ...

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