Entrepreneurs could plug commodity gap in Africa

2015-03-06 06:00

Entrepreneurship could be part of the answer to deal with the waning of the commodity boom in Africa, according to Ken Olisa of Restoration Partners.

Follow lawyers, accountants to money in Africa

2015-03-04 19:07

Look at where the lawyers and accountants are going in Africa as they usually follow the money, an expert told delegates at a summit on trade in Africa.

Reuters 'hacking' editor fired

2013-04-23 11:02

A Reuters deputy social media editor accused of conspiring with hackers to deface a Los Angeles Times story says he has been fired.

Reuters editor charged for hacking

2013-03-15 08:11

US federal authorities have charged a Reuters social media editor with conspiring with the hacktivist group Anonymous to break into and alter an online Los Angeles Times article.

Reuters Twitter account hacked

2012-08-06 07:22

Reuters News has said one of its Twitter accounts was hacked and false tweets were posted, mainly related to the current armed struggle in Syria.

David Rohde named World Press Freedom Hero

2012-01-17 17:25

The International Press Institute has named Reuters columnist David Rohde this year's World Press Freedom Hero.

Cameras: Mandela Foundation won't comment

2011-12-15 20:13

The Nelson Mandela Foundation has refused to comment on reports that international news agencies had erected cameras outside former president Nelson Mandela's home in the Eastern Cape.

Cameraman's chilling last video

2010-04-12 13:00

Seven minutes of film taken by Reuters cameraman Hiro Muramoto illustrate how a scrappy street protest turned deadly on a balmy Bangkok night.


Growing concern over sustainable growth in Africa

2015-03-05 06:00

There is a growing unease about sustainable growth in Africa and whether inclusive growth is created, say experts at an Africa trade summit.

Africa continent of the young and the new

2015-03-04 17:24

Africa's large number of young people and many technological innovations offer opportunities, delegates have heard at a summit on Africa trade.

Hacking-accused Reuters worker suspended

2013-03-16 11:50

Thomson Reuters has suspended with pay a deputy social media editor for who has been indicted for aiding members of the Anonymous hacking collective, a company spokesperson says.

Iran finds Reuters guilty over Ninjas

2012-09-30 21:51

A Tehran jury has found the international news agency Reuters guilty of the crime of "propaganda against the regime" for a report mis-reporting female ninja students as assassins.

Security firm spies on journalist

2012-06-28 22:28

A private security team was hired to follow and photograph a Reuters special correspondent who has written a series of articles exposing mismanagement in Greek banks.

News agencies probed over Mandela cameras

2011-12-15 22:32

Police have opened an investigation after two international news agencies set up surveillance cameras outside ex-president Nelson Mandela's home at Qunu.

News agencies write to Zuma

2010-09-08 15:47

The world's four biggest news agencies have voiced concerns to President Jacob Zuma that controversial new regulations for tighter media controls may hurt press freedom.

Semenya can't compete - ASA

2010-01-14 17:24

Caster Semenya will not be allowed to compete until a resolution has been reached in her gender case, ASA has said.

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