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South Africa's Transnet secures $1.1 bln locomotive funding Monday, 2 Mar 2015

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African freight and logistics group Transnet has raised 13 billion rand ($1.1 billion) to help pay for new locomotives, as part of an expansion designed to help speed delivery of commodities for export.  Full Article

 
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South Africa Bidvest CEO expects major Adcock shareholder to reject bid Monday, 2 Mar 2015 

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - The chief executive of South Africa's Bidvest Group said his $515 million buyout offer for Adcock Ingram is likely to be rejected by a major shareholder, meaning the industrial conglomerate could end up with less than 100 percent.  Full Article  

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Dutch brewer Bavaria's Ethiopian unit to start sales in Q2 Monday, 2 Mar 2015 

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopian greenfield brewer Habesha, majority-owned by Dutch brewer Bavaria NV, said it plans to start selling beer in the second quarter of this year to tap rising domestic demand that has attracted global brands.  Full Article  

 
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