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Restoring confidence in SA’s economy

Restoring confidence in SA's economy

South Africa to publish contested Mining Charter by March: minister

The Mining Charter was introduced in 2002 to increase black ownership of the mining industry.

Ivory Coast unrest makes cocoa grinders rethink investments

Ivory Coast has emerged from a 2002-2011 political crisis as one the world's fastest growing economies.

S.Africa economy poised for growth, stable repo rate in 2017

A median of 27 economists in a poll taken over the past week suggested growth in South Africa would accelerate.

Zimbabwe tax agency says misses 2016 revenue target

ZIMRA chairman Willia Bonyongwe said in a statement the agency collected $3.46 billion in taxes between January and December 2016.

Gold holds near six-week highs on safe-haven demand

Markets were waiting for indications on policy from U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's first news conference since the U.S. elections.

South Africa's economy to pick up a bit in 2017

A lack of policy coherence and an increasingly uncertain political environment continue to weigh.

Zimbabwe growth to quicken to 4.8 pct in 2017

The southern African nation is in the throes of its worst financial crisis since it switched its currency for the U.S. dollar.