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S. Africa savers hit by bankruptcy of VBS

The economic crisis within the South African banking institution VBS has not spared its clients, especially small savers, who have been abandoned. Corruption and embezzlement at the heart of the scandal that continues to shake South Africa’s first ...

Algeria to name new gov’t

The Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika will not be departing immediately, but there will be several changes. On Thursday, Prime Minister, Noureddine Bedoui announced the formation of a new government no later than next week, which he says will ...