OPINION: There is a lot more at stake in the Anglo American-BHP debate

Taddy Blecher – CEO of the Maharishi Institute
The real issues, however, often lie beyond the immediate illumination – beyond what you can see. In the context of the Anglo American-BHP takeover debate, there is much more at stake than what is immediately visible. What is at stake relates to the very soul and purpose of these individual companies, and their starkly contrasting approaches to how they do business.
23 May 1PM English South Africa Business News · Investing

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