Job satisfaction in your 20s and 30s may impact your health later – CBS News

Job satisfaction in your 20s and 30s may impact your health later – CBS News

Everybody has bad days at work, but 20- and 30-somethings who are generally unhappy with their jobs may experience some health backlash by the time they reach their 40s​, new research suggests. A number of previous studies have found links between job satisfaction​ and physical and mental health. Now researchers from The Ohio State University say their work shows that happiness on the […]

Graduate Students Clear Hurdle in Effort to Form Union – New York Times

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Will closer ties to China rescue South Africa’s government? – CNBC

China is South Africa’s largest single trading partner, according to the World Trade Organisation. The ANC’s 2015 discussion documents say that bilateral “trade volumes … have far surpassed the value of USD $400 billion [in that year],” and the party is keen to grow this figure. Alison Bradley, a South African China specialist, told CNBC […]

Singapore-Africa trade relations set to deepen with new agreements – Channel NewsAsia

SINGAPORE: Trade relations between Singapore and Africa are set to deepen, with several agreements signed on Wednesday (Aug 24) at the fourth edition of the Africa Singapore Business Forum. These include the signing of the Avoidance of Double Taxation (DTA) with Ethiopia, a bilateral investment treaty (BIT) with Mozambique and an Air Services Agreement (ASA) […]

Africa, Europe push Imperial turnover to almost R119bn – BDlive

IMPERIAL Holdings saw record revenue and operating profit in the year to June, but net profit and headline earnings per share fell 5% and 3%, respectively. Difficult trading conditions in SA put pressure on the logistics division’s revenue and profitability, with soft volumes in manufacturing, commodities, fuel, and chemicals. The share dropped more than 4% […]

CNN is going after Africa’s young, mobile audience — starting with Nigeria – Digiday

CNN is going after Africa’s young, mobile audience — starting with Nigeria – Digiday

Busari (Credit: Twitter / CNN Africa) Nigeria is not only one of Africa’s most populous countries, but it also has one of the youngest populations on the continent. That’s why CNN International is focusing its efforts there, setting up its first digital bureau in Nigeria’s largest city, Lagos. Leading the operation is Nigerian native Stephanie Busari, who was hired […]

Earthquake leaves at least 13 dead in central Italy – BBC News

Media captionMany buildings in the town of Amatrice were reduced to rubble A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck central Italy, leaving at least 13 people dead and others trapped under rubble, Italian officials said. “Half the town is gone,” said the mayor of Amatrice, one of the worst areas affected. A family of four were […]