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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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Japan shares set fresh 15-year high
May 21 2015 at 06:08

Japanese shares surged on Thursday on hopes that its long-moribund economy was finally coming to life.

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Dow and S&P 500 end slightly lower
May 21 2015 at 06:08

American stocks ended marginally lower on Wednesday after Wall Street saw little in the minutes from the Federal Reserve meeting to alter expectations of when the central bank will raise interest rates.

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Gold slides as dollar strengthens
May 20 2015 at 12:19

Gold extended the previous session's slide on Wednesday as the dollar strengthened ahead of minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting.

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Britain’s FTSE edges lower
May 20 2015 at 11:15

Britain’s top share index edged lower in choppy trade on Wednesday.

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Hong Kong shares end mixed
May 20 2015 at 11:15

The Hang Seng index sagged, but an index tracking Chinese companies was firmer on Wednesday.

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Nickel extends slide
May 20 2015 at 10:23

Nickel in London extended declines after the biggest two-day drop in seven weeks.

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SA’s April headline CPI rises
May 20 2015 at 10:23

South Africa’s headline consumer inflation quickened to 4.5 percent year-on-year in April, according to Stats SA.

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Dollar boosted by housing data
May 20 2015 at 09:30

The dollar extended its gains on Wednesday after getting a boost from strong housing data.

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Rand faces continued pressure from dollar
May 20 2015 at 09:08

South Africa’s rand weakened against the dollar for the third day on Wednesday.

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Oil gains capped by strong dollar
May 20 2015 at 06:07

Oil prices rebounded in Asia on Wednesday after steep losses in the previous session.

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