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Rand steady on Zuma exit standoff
Rand steady on Zuma exit standoff
The rand held steady in early trade on Tuesday following news that the ANC had given President Jacob Zuma an ultimatum to step down.
The rand is on the up and up amid expectation of Zuma recall
The rand is on the up and up amid expectation of Zuma recall
As South Africans await the expected announcement of President Jacob Zuma’s recall from the presidency, the rand has been trading stronger at...
CPI holds and the rand breaks R12
CPI holds and the rand breaks R12
The economic news was good on Tuesday – the rand broke through the R12 to the dollar level and consumer inflation, while slightly higher,...
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's fall fails to flummox Lesetja
Rand's fall fails to flummox Lesetja
The rand's slide to its lowest point since 2001 isn't proving to be as big a headache for South African policymakers as it was the last time the...
Triple whammy: Power, petrol and rand to hit consumers
Triple whammy: Power, petrol and rand to hit consumers
South African consumers have been dealt a triple blow by increases in the petrol price and electricity rates, compounded by a depreciating rand....
MTN earnings boosted by foreign exchange gain
MTN earnings boosted by foreign exchange gain
MTN Group, Africa’s biggest mobile-phone company, said 2013 earnings per share jumped 25% to 30%, boosted by a foreign exchange gain of about...
Rand rebounds as best emerging-market currency
Rand rebounds as best emerging-market currency
The rand gained the most among emerging-market currencies on Thursday, rebounding from a five-year low on expectations the South African central...
Amcu begins strike talks as rand falls to new low
Amcu begins strike talks as rand falls to new low
Government-brokered talks between the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) and the world's top three platinum producers...
South African bonds weaken with rand
South African bonds weaken with rand
South African bonds were weaker at midday on Monday‚ pulled down by the rand‚ which depreciated further against the dollar due to a...
SA debt climbs as Gordhan pledges spending curbs
SA debt climbs as Gordhan pledges spending curbs
Gross debt will climb to 48% of gross domestic product (GDP) in the year through March 2017 from an estimated 43% last year, the national...

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