Daily Archives: March 6, 2019

New Mothers Suffer Nerves, Guilt as Maternity Leave Ends

LONDON Many new mothers worldwide express anxiety and guilt about leaving their babies to return to work, and some worry their nations' maternity policies reflect societies that value productivity over …

One Year On, Africa Free Trade Deal Nears Reality

Almost a year after the formal launch of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), the plan is inching toward the 22-country threshold needed for implementation.

The African Union envisioned …

OECD Sees Slowdown in Global Economic Growth

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development is warning of a slowdown in most of the world's largest economies, citing concerns about ongoing trade tensions, policy uncertainty and a decrease …

OECD Sees Slowdown in Global Economic Growth

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development is warning of a slowdown in most of the world's largest economies, citing concerns about ongoing trade tensions, policy uncertainty and a decrease …

South Africa’s mines minister calls on police to quell violence at Sibanye mine

JOHANNESBURG, Growing unrest at Sibanye-Stillwater's South African gold operations has left nine people dead since workers downed tools in November, prompting the country's mines minister to call on the police …

South Africa’s mines minister calls on police to quell violence at Sibanye mine

JOHANNESBURG, Growing unrest at Sibanye-Stillwater's South African gold operations has left nine people dead since workers downed tools in November, prompting the country's mines minister to call on the police …