Tuesday, February 20, 2018

On the mon£y

Apple stock nears record high

Apple has found its groove again. The iPhone maker's stock hit $133.82 in early trading Monday, putting Apple less than $1...

Africa: ICT Signals the Cradle of Radio’s Rebirth

By Ann Therese Ndong Jatta and Haron MwangiNairobi — Over the last few decades, radio has played an important role in the realm of development. It has enabled the distribution of information on...

Stocks hit record again. But is Trump the reason?

The Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq and Russell 2000 each hit new all-time highs Monday. Investors...

South Africa’s rand hits 16-month high vs dollar | Reuters

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's rand touched a 16-month high against...

Ghana: Islamic World Targets Ghana for Business

By John KellyThe Islamic world is increasingly seeing Ghana and other African countries as a destination for foreign investment, both on the institutional and corporate fronts. One sign of such interest was the recent...

Mexico ready to retaliate by hurting American corn farmers

by Patrick Gillespie   @CNNMoney February 13, 2017: 12:06 PM ET ...

South Africa: Govt, EU Talk Trade

Pretoria — South Africa's Minister of Trade and Industry and Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries have met with the ambassador of the European Union (EU), Dr Marcus Cornaro, to discuss bilateral trade...

Infosys founder: ‘America First’ could turn into ‘India First’

America is great because of its willingness to accept talented immigrants. That's what Nandan Nilekani, the billionaire co-founder of Infosys Technologies,...

Nigeria: 487 Federal Agencies to Guzzle N2 Trillion

By Nuruddeen M. AbdallahHundreds of federal agencies, many of them with duplicated roles, will consume nearly two trillion naira in running their bureaucracies this year, Daily Trust investigations have shown. Official figures from the...

Will the iPhone 8 charge wirelessly?

You may never have to plug in your iPhone again. Apple has joined an industry group devoted to wireless charging, strengthening...