economy of South Africa

 
Varsities need cash to stay ahead: South Africa has too much to lose from cost cuts
Varsities need cash to stay ahead: South Africa has too much to lose from cost cuts
The most recent report by the Academic Ranking of World Universities — also known as the Shanghai ranking and one of the most respected and...
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...
A downgrade to junk status will hurt everyone
A downgrade to junk status will hurt everyone
"It’s zero good and all bad.” This is how one economics professor sums up what it means for the average person should South Africa’s...
Massive foreign sell-off jolts SA
Massive foreign sell-off jolts SA
Foreign investors pulled R12.8-billion out of the country in just one week this year. This was foreign capital invested in JSE-listed equities and...
Rand slips to all-time low on heritage day
Rand slips to all-time low on heritage day
The South African currency dropped to 14.05 to the greenback on Thursday afternoon while braai fires across the country were being lit. At midday...
Gold goes the way of oil - down, down down; commodity markets will sweat this year
Gold goes the way of oil - down, down down; commodity markets will sweat this year
GOLD prices fell to a five-year low Monday, the latest commodity to be hit by a price slide in the past year as the prospect of higher US...