Oct 10th, 2012
David Bullard David Bullard says South Africans need to catch a wake-up, before we go over the cliff Last week the rand dropped to a twelve month low against both the dollar and sterling. This is not a train smash compared to where it has traded against both those currencies over the past turbulent d...
Apr 14th, 2011
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe said on Thursday the government would go ahead with the takeover of foreign companies, a scheme that has rattled investors, and told Western countries to stop meddling in his country’s affairs. Mugabe’s ZANU-PF is at odds with its coalition partner, Prim...
Dec 19th, 2010
Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe on Saturday threatened to act against companies from Western countries that have imposed sanctions on his party over suspected election fraud and rights abuses. The 86-year-old leader repeated threats to nationalise foreign firms, threatening to retaliate agai...