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Week in Review: Shipping, Share Prices and Strikes

Cargo vessels and trucks are seen at the Port of Durban harbour, after the State-owned Transport/Logistics company, Transnet was affected by a cyber-attack, in Cape Town on July 27, 2021. RAJESH JANTILAL / AFP

Islamic militants released two Mauritanians kidnapped earlier this month in Mali but there’s no word on the three Chinese construction workers who were abducted in the same raid. The militants provided no explanation for Wednesday’s release or any other information on the status of the Chinese hostages. The five were taken captive on July 18th from a road construction site 55 km from the southwestern town of Kwala. (AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE)

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