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Higher fuel prices help push June Consumer Price Index to 4.6%
Higher fuel prices help push June Consumer Price Index to 4.6%
South Africa's Consumer Price Index (CPI) ticked up to 4.6 % in June from 4.4% the previous month, with transport costs being one of the key...
Cosatu ready for war over VAT hike
Cosatu ready for war over VAT hike
The public sector wage talks, the value-added tax (VAT) increase and the withdrawal of a motion to discuss the Reserve Bank in Parliament has set...
Repo rate increase will up rental prices
Repo rate increase will up rental prices
The repo rate hike is likely to up the price of residential rentals and could effect the Consumer Price Index (CPI), FNB's home loans department said on Thursday....
Inflation rises to 5.4%, surprising markets
Inflation rises to 5.4%, surprising markets
South Africa's inflation rate rose less than economists predicted in December as growth in food prices eased, reducing investors' expectations of an interest rate increase this year....
Economic week ahead: US Fed, SARB in the spotlight
Economic week ahead: US Fed, SARB in the spotlight
South African officials are widely expected to leave rates on hold, but their American counterparts may make big news by scaling back their...
Government in the CPI basket
Government in the CPI basket
Inflation figures came in higher than expected at 5.7% on Wednesday as businesses -- and ultimately consumers -- face a potential spate of...
August inflation steady, rates seen unchanged
August inflation steady, rates seen unchanged
South Africa's targeted consumer inflation was unchanged on a year-on-year basis in August and below market expectations, suggesting price...
SA April inflation surprisingly soft at 4,2%
SA April inflation surprisingly soft at 4,2%
South Africa's annual headline inflation came in softer than expected in April, bolstering the view of a minority of analysts who expect interest...
Reserve Bank has tough call on high CPI
Reserve Bank has tough call on high CPI
South African inflation was higher than expected in March, while retail sales growth for February slowed, suggesting the central bank will have to...
January CPI quickens, rates could rise
January CPI quickens, rates could rise
South African consumer inflation accelerated in January, in line with consensus, official data showed on Wednesday, pushed up mainly by higher food...
December CPI slows to 3,5%
December CPI slows to 3,5%
South Africa's targeted consumer inflation slowed to 3,5% year-on-year in December from 3,6% in November, official data showed on Wednesday.

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