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VF Corp. can still skate with scuffed vans

The slowing growth of the youth-focused Vans brand of VF Corp. raises concerns. Although less exciting, investors need to be assured that the business has its adult business down. During the quarter ended April 3, sales of the brands of VF Corp. rose 19% from a year earlier after eliminating …

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Namibia: a link of the common currency area

TIME AND TIME Still, the conversation about the Namibian dollar’s depegmentation from the South African rand ensues, but the current times warrant the discussion to move on to the possibility of introducing a regional currency. Africa has various regional integration initiatives involving the Southern African region, each with its own …

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