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07 Feb
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South Africa's Jacob Zuma reportedly on the cusp of resignation

Jacob Zuma, South Africa's controversial President, was said to be in the middle of talks with the African National Congress' new leader Cyril Ramaphosa over a transition of power, with one source saying Zuma would resign as soon as a list of preconditions had been ironed out.

07 Feb
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European Commission upgrades eurozone growth forecasts

The European Commission upgraded its forecasts for eurozone economic growth on Wednesday as the transition from recovery to expansion continues.

07 Feb
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Hyundai set to be the leading firm selling electric cars in India

The Korean motor company Hyundai is set to be the first firm to introduce electric cars in India, taking advantage of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s aim to make all new cars on the subcontinent electric by 2030.

07 Feb
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China FX reserves rise again in January, analysts not sure if Beijing is intervening

China's foreign exchange reserves increased in January for the twelfth month in a row, but analysts are divided on whether Beijing has been intervening to brake recent strength in the yuan.

07 Feb
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Germany's Merkel agrees coalition deal to keep her in power

Angela Merkel has agreed a deal with coalition partners that will keep her in office for a fourth term as Germany’s chancellor, according to reports.