Rand slumps to 8-month low

The rand slid to an eight-month low against the dollar after SA's monthly trade deficit widened more than predicted.

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Kganyago: SARB should keep inflation focus

South Africa's central bank has little policy room to boost demand in the economy and it should keep its focus on taming inflation, Deputy Governor Lesetja Kgan... Read Story

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Transformation still a way to go: Oliphant

There was still a long way to go to transform South Africa and this would require everyone working together, Labour Minister Mildred Olifant said.

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Africa is searching for equal partner ...

In 2012, the UN General Assembly created a mechanism to monitor commitments made by African countries and their partners to improve the contin ...

China takes bold step to lift economy

China cut mortgage rates and downpayment levels for some home buyers for the first time since the 2008 global financial crisis, making one of ...


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