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Debt gobbles teachers’ pensions
Debt gobbles teachers’ pensions
Almost 100 000 of the country’s 381 394 teachers have signed a petition calling on government to urgently amend the provisions of its pension...
Reserve Bank opposes Gupta associates' bank bid
Reserve Bank opposes Gupta associates' bank bid
The Reserve Bank has recommended rejecting a bid to buy Habib Overseas Bank’s local unit because of concerns about the source of two businesspeople’s income and tax declarations, according to government officials with knowledge of the matter....
Reserve Bank keeps benchmark repurchase rate unchanged at 7%
Reserve Bank keeps benchmark repurchase rate unchanged at 7%
The Reserve Bank kept borrowing costs unchanged for a fifth straight meeting even as inflation forecasts worsened.
Reserve Bank leaves repo rate unchanged, warns of risks to the rand
Reserve Bank leaves repo rate unchanged, warns of risks to the rand
The Reserve Bank left borrowing costs unchanged for a fourth straight meeting even as it warned risks to the rand and inflation may force it to...
Junk status is inevitable for South Africa, say economists
Junk status is inevitable for South Africa, say economists
Should South Africa avoid having its credit rating cut to junk in the next two weeks, it could just be staving off the inevitable.
Guptas claim to be 'delighted' at Gordhan court application
Guptas claim to be 'delighted' at Gordhan court application
The Gupta family has responded to Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s revealing court affidavit, saying that there was nothing untoward in the...
South Africa is Africa's largest economy (again). But what does it mean?
South Africa is Africa's largest economy (again). But what does it mean?
South Africa has toppled Nigeria and reclaimed its status as the largest economy in...
Reserve Bank decides to hold repo rate at 7% and prime lending rate at 10.5%
Reserve Bank decides to hold repo rate at 7% and prime lending rate at 10.5%
The committee unanimously decided the repo rate would remain at 7%. The prime lending rate will stay fixed at 10.5%.
Standard Bank scam: R300-million ATM heist ups the ante
Standard Bank scam: R300-million ATM heist ups the ante
It was a modern-day bank heist fit for the silver screen. 
Credit ratings: It's tough, but SA's hanging in there
Credit ratings: It's tough, but SA's hanging in there
You’d be unlikely to want the job of finance minister or South African Reserve Bank governor these days as the credit ratings agencies circle,...
Reserve Bank to stay out of Gupta saga
Reserve Bank to stay out of Gupta saga
The South African Reserve Bank will not be intervening in the Gupta’s battles with the...

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