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HSBC’s new PMI index shows growth in SA

HSBC has launched South Africa's first purchasing managers index that looks at the whole economy, and it revealed the country is growing.

SA’s PMI at highest this year, says new HSBC survey

South Africa's purchasing managers' index has risen above the critical mark of 50 in the fourth quarter following a strike-filled third quarter.

PMI rises to six-year high as weaker rand boosts manufacturing

Factory output have expanded as weak currency increased demand for South Africa's manufactured goods.

SA manufacturing rebounds to a five-month high

Helped along by a weaker rand, factory output has slowly improved over recent months.

SA purchasing managers’ index rises to four-month high

Results show manufacturing has rebounded, but the outlook for the sector is expected to remain challenging.

PMI falls to 51,1 in May

SA's purchasing managers' index (PMI) fell for the third consecutive month to a seasonally-adjusted 51,1 in May from 55,2 the previous month.

April PMI dips but still above key level

South Africa's purchasing managers' index (PMI) dipped in April, a survey showed on Monday, but stayed above the crucial 50 level.

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Young professional gets a career boost from PSETA

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Colgate-Palmolive South Africa donates one million bars of soap

The combination of limited access to quality soap and a lack of knowledge of how to properly wash hands is a challenge in many vulnerable communities

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Absa Rewards puts cash in your pocket

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