Soaring prices spell trouble for fund managers

Inflationary pressures are likely to be higher in the next few years

CHRIS REDDY: Quality management navigated through the pandemic

They have found the innovative solutions necessary to adapt to changing needs brought on by Covid-19

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DBSA mandate is economic prosperity for the Southern African region

The economic activity powered during the life of the project outweighs the need to own the asset, which is in and of itself inconsequential

STREET DOGS: We are mysteries to ourselves

The human mind may be incapable of understanding itself

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HELMOED RÖMER HEITMAN: Beefing up intelligence and special forces will bolster SA’s defence capability

Underfunded defence force will be able to head off some challenges with good, timely intelligence and focused quick response

New cabinet has its work cut out

Narendra Modi's reshuffle comes as India's economy is in its worst shape in 30 years

ISAAH MHLANGA: Fighting a poorly understood virus that works on weekends

The vaccination programme must be ramped up aggressively to aid the economic recovery

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WATCH | Business Day: Why every story is your business

Read about the new campaign for SA's foremost business publication

Crime and joblessness are the costliest of the country’s pandemics

These twin maladies are holding back development and draining the country of its resources, writes Gary Rynhart

ANTHONY BUTLER: China Express could turn out to be a slow boat

The superpower isn't a major investor and exports to it are small, compared to other African countries

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UK enters uncharted waters with reopening

Britain’s wholesale lifting of Covid-19 restrictions may come at a price that the rest of the world will thank it for paying

STEPHEN CRANSTON: SA investors can pick and choose from local and global funds

Once limited, they can now have a wide range of rand-denominated possibilities, among others

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Knowing the scale of Covid-19 in Africa the world’s next big challenge

Proper data on what vaccines do is crucial in fighting vaccine reluctance as well

Jacob Zuma is attempting an appeal via the back door

Jacob Zuma’s application amounts to seeking the court’s assistance in circumstances where he continues to undermine and disrespect its ity

The US and Russia in Afghanistan: the more things seem different, the more they stay the same

Afghanistan has not been worth holding on to for both Mikhail Gorbachev and Joe Biden, given its hefty human and financial cost

EDITORIAL: Public sector wage offer is hard for employees to refuse

The trade-off is that R18bn will have to be found by trimming various government programmes

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