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Concerns over disruption in Iraq's crude oil supplies have been abated and both a stronger rand and ruble have seen emerging markets advancing.
Shares in emerging markets dropped from a 13-month high as the rand softened and shares in China, India and Iraq slid.
The second biggest platinum producer is reporting good earnings despite a wage strike entering its sixth week.
The currency has rebounded in anticipation of inflation data and higher than expected numbers could spell an end to the rand's weakness.
America's monthly jobs report and a slew of central bank meetings will dominate this week's economic calendar.
It seems 2014 will be a tough year for consumers, and economists say one can only expect respite sometime in 2015.
The mayor, her relatives and their friends keep landing lucrative tenders and using state resources. Yet Lindiwe Makhalema has failed to declare the list of her relationships with people and companies benefiting from the municipality
Municipalities are in complete disarray, with many of them flagged by the auditor-general for deliberate lack of accountability and tolerance for transgressions by political and administrative leadership while billions are squandered.
SAICA calls for a review of the mandatory minimum skills and qualifications required for all key financial management positions within the public sector
Organisations must adopt a risk-based approach to compliance and rely on technology to mitigate that risk and on people and process controls as well
MTN South Africa has launched its widely accessible 5G network – the first of MTN’s 21 operations across Africa and the Middle East
'For the finance function to go beyond the numbers we need to be professional and we cannot leave out the financial control experts'