Fed chairman to testify about bailout to foreign entities

Ben Bernanke
Ben Bernanke

A judge has ordered Ben Bernanke, the Federal Reserve chairman, to testify about the bailout of AIG in a case where the government is accused of illegally appropriating the insurer and using it “to covertly funnel billions of

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South African finance minister warns on weak currency, declining taxes

Pravin Gordhan
Pravin Gordhan

The revenue outlook could dim even more if markets react adversely to an awaited announcement by the US Federal Reserve, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan warned on Tuesday.

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