Tag: IRR

IRR poll: ANC risks losing majority in Gauteng & KZN

With a just a mere 24 hours until South Africans cast their vote in the 2019 national elections, a poll conducted by The South African Institute of race relations has revealed that the ANC may not rejoice in the election results.

IRR’s Frans Cronje: Why SA’s Finance Minister Gordhan was fired and what will happen next?

What explains the allegedly irrational decisions taken by the South African government over recent days? Two explanations suggest themselves. The first is that the decisions were not irrational, but part of a...

Rating downgrade risks triggering a series of economic setbacks for South Africa – IRR

The IRR says the decision this evening by S&P Global Ratings to cut South Africa’s long term foreign currency sovereign credit rating to speculative grade or ‘junk status’ risks triggering a series...