Tag: confidence

Africa’s confidence in the economy improves slightly

Africa's confidence in the economy improves slightly

South Africa’s low business confidence setback to growth recovery: Moody’s

The steep decline in South Africa's business confidence is a setback to economic growth recovery and will dampen investment.

For South Africans, economic pain hit long before recession

Chronic unemployment and lofty inflation have shattered consumer confidence.

South Africa’s business confidence at seven-months low in May: survey

Business confidence in South Africa fell to a seven-month low in May.

South Africa needs to clarify policy to boost confidence, Gigaba says

South Africa needs to provide policy clarity to boost investor confidence, after a cabinet reshuffle and a pledge to introduce "radical economic transformation", Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba said on Tuesday.

Lesotho set for snap election after PM loses confidence vote

Lesotho, a small landlocked country of 2 million people surrounded by South Africa, has been hit by several coups since independence.

Mauritius business confidence rises in Q4 2016

But the index remained well below the long-term average of 100 points.

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.