Ratings agency Standard & Poor's is worried about SA’s economic growth and reliance on capital flows.
Coal and iron-ore shipments from South African mines have dropped from record highs, according to Transnet.
The rand fell to its weakest in six weeks against the dollar on Tuesday, under-performing most of its emerging market peers ...
SA’s latest jobless figures and gloomy economic prospects weighed on the rand on Tuesday morning.
Pravin Gordhan weighs in on the decision by Moody’s - and says interactions with Fitch and Standard & Poor’s are on the cards.
SA’s rand surrenders its strong gains on Monday morning amid nagging concerns about the economy.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s efforts to salvage South Africa’s economy seem to be bearing fruit.
SA's Treasury said that the government was bringing public finances under control despite recent “adverse political developments.”.
Moody’s Investors Service has confirmed SA’s Baa2 long-term government bond and issuer ratings as well as its (P)Baa2/(P)P-2 shelf.
SA’s business confidence edged higher in April, but remained at low levels as companies grappled with subdued domestic growth.
SA’s rand weakened against the dollar in thin trade on Friday morning as investors positioned for a US jobs report due today.
SA could get oil at a discounted price after Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson has finalised discussions with Iran’s government.
Several economists believe that it’s just a matter of time before South Africa’s credit rating is slashed.
South Africa’s rand strengthened slightly against the dollar on Thursday morning.
SA’s rand touched a two-week low on Wednesday morning as investors fretted about weak global growth.