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Manufacturing slump hits SA’s GDP

South Africa’s economy grew at a slower pace in the first quarter as power cuts curbed manufacturing output.

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SA’s GDP grew below forecasts

South Africa's GDP grew below forecasts by an annualised 1.3 percent quarter-on-quarter in the first three months of 2015.

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SARB deputy warns of rate hikes

Deputy Governor Kuben Naidoo says there’s a good chance SA’s Reserve Bank will increase interest rates soon.

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Oil mixed in Asian trade

Oil prices were mixed in subdued Asian trade on Tuesday as dealers searched for fresh cues following public holidays in the US and much of Eur ...

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UK shares edge down
May 14 2015 at 11:16

Britain’s blue-chip FTSE 100 index edged down on Thursday - broadly in line with European shares.

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European shares extend losing streak
May 14 2015 at 10:31

Bond market jitters and a rebound in the euro currency weighed on European stocks on Thursday.

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Hang Seng index ends up
May 14 2015 at 10:31

Hong Kong's benchmark share index ended slightly higher on Thursday.

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SA won’t raise rates over CPI breach - Kganyago
May 14 2015 at 10:17

SA inflation will need to rise above the Reserve Bank’s target range over a longer period before the bank considers raising interest rates, says its governor.

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Rand finds firmer footing
May 14 2015 at 09:35

South Africa’s rand held its ground against the dollar on Thursday morning.

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Bond market jitters weigh on European shares
May 14 2015 at 09:25

European shares extended a losing streak on Thursday as bond market jitters weighed on stocks.

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Oil falls in Asian trade
May 14 2015 at 06:27

Oil prices fell in Asia on Wednesday as lacklustre Chinese economic data raised concerns about demand.

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Euro steady, dollar under pressure
May 14 2015 at 06:26

The euro held steady on Thursday on the back of an improving eurozone economy.

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Bond market selloff dents appeal of equities
May 14 2015 at 06:26

The US dollar huddled near three-month lows on Thursday after poor retail data proved a disappointment to those expecting a strong American economic rebound from a weather-weakened first quarter.

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Wall Street little changed in earnings lull
May 14 2015 at 06:25

Wall Street's major indexes gave up early gains to end Wednesday's session little changed.

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