4 Feedback Letter from the Editor 5 In Brief News nuggets 10 Letter from Nigeria US-Nigeria talks: Spring of hope or winter of despair?
12 Cover Mining meltdown: Can the turnaround plans save the sector?
17 In The News Suppliers panic over possible gold sector strike 19 SUVs – on trend
20 Spotlight Death and taxes 24 Insight A tale of two Brics 27 Colombia rises from the ashes 28 SA’s struggling agricultural sector: What went wrong 20 years ago 30 How to co-lead a team 31 House View AdvTech, Mediclinic 32 Fund Focus An option for those seeking predictable income
33 Invest DIY Company boards and conflict of
34 Killer Trade Strong diversification keeps AECI
35 Simon’s Stock Tips Kumba Iron Ore, Iliad Africa, Steinhoff, Commodities (ETFs), AdaptIT, Vodacom Group
36 Pro Pick There’s loads of money in everyday consumer goods 37 Money Is gold still a safe haven? 38 Retirement savings: What you need to know 40 Entrepreneur Should your business be moving
sales online? 42 Directors & Dividends Dealings and payouts 43 Technology Vox Telecom on an expansion drive 44 Last Word Ignore the unions at your peril 45 Life Quiz, Crossword 46 Piker Funny business