Tag: bureau for economic research

Time for SA’s manufacturing sector to reflect & reset?

Nesan Nair, Senior Portfolio Manager, Sasfin Securities joins CNBC Africa for more on what moved markets.

Moody’s to cut South Africa’s sovereign credit rating to junk – economists

Moody’s will cut South Africa’s sovereign credit rating later on Friday as a recession deepened by the impact of coronavirus frustrates economic reform efforts aimed at reducing government debt, a Reuters poll of economists found.

BER inflation survey Q3: Inflation to pick up in 2020 to 5.0%

Analysts, business people and trade unionists have cited their expectations of inflation increasing to 5.0 per cent in 2020 from 2019’s 4.6 per cent; this is according to the inflation expectations survey for the third quarter of 2019. Economist at the Bureau for Economic research, Nicolaas van der Wath joins CNBC Africa for more.