Chinese Economy

Muscular dollar awes the rest

South Africa is less likely to suffer but investors will look for the elusive factor — growth

Chinese stocks rise, paring world’s worst quarterly performance

China's stocks have risen as government struggles to halt a $5-trillion rout and the world's second-largest economy shows signs of a sharper slowdown.

China’s stocks sink most since 2007 as state intervention fails

China’s stocks plunged the most since 2007 as government support measures failed to allay investor concerns that a slowdown is deepening.

China devalues yuan again, creates ‘perfect storm’ for Asia economies

China's decision to let its yuan weaken by the most in two decades is stressing policymakers who fear it could create a "race to the bottom" in Asia.

China confident despite volatile stock markets

Despite global concern over China's economic growth, the country says it has "great potential" and "high resilience".

China does not support rogue African states, it creates them – report

Africa can expect to witness more incidences of state-sponsored domestic violence, as Chinese aid increases, a new study shows.

Uganda to invite Chinese bidders for R85-billion railway plan

Uganda will invite "only Chinese companies" to fill R85-billion of contracts to expand its railway network.

Chinese economy threatened by local government debt

Report shows that local governments owe almost R31.6-trillion.

Rand weakens to a five-year low after China manufacturing data

The rand was one of the worst performing major currencies as demand for China's manufactured goods declined.

China dreams of better fields

Though growth has slowed, its economic surge has resulted in improvements for millions.

Rand falls first day in 3 as China slowdown dims export prospects

The rand declined as South Africa's largest trading partner China, shows signs of a sustained economic slowdown.

Rand leads currency declines as bond yields rise to year high

The rand fell and bond yields rose on Monday morning, as lower commodity prices reflected soft Chinese industrial production figures.

Press Releases

New-style star accretion bursts dazzle astronomers

Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.

2020 risk outlook: Use GRC to build resilience

GRC activities can be used profitably to develop an integrated risk picture and response, says ContinuitySA.

MTN voted best mobile network

An independent report found MTN to be the best mobile network in SA in the fourth quarter of 2019.

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Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

Is your tertiary institution accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

VUT chancellor, Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi, dies

The university conferred the degree of Doctor of Science Honoris Causa on Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi for his outstanding leadership contributions to maths and science education development.

Innovate4AMR now in second year

SA's Team pill-Alert aims to tackle antimicrobial resistance by implementing their strategic intervention that ensures patients comply with treatment.

Medical students present solution in Geneva

Kapil Narain and Mohamed Hoosen Suleman were selected to present their strategic intervention to tackle antimicrobial resistance to an international panel of experts.