SA growth seen quickening-continued

February 27, 2012--South Africa's economic growth is likely to have accelerated in the fourth quarter of last year, driven mainly by higher consumer demand boosted by lower interest rates, a Reuters poll showed on Monday.
Higher wages, the addition of new jobs and a slashing of interest rates by a cumulative 650 basis points have boosted demand in Africa's largest economy, although economic recovery remains hesitant after a recession in 2009.

read more

Source: Reuters

AFRICA ETP News
Sappi, Sibanye lead JSE lower
August 7, 2015--The JSE has fallen for the second session in a row, led by companies such as pulp and paper
read more
Resources drag JSE down
August 6, 2015--Resources shares on the JSE took another beating,
read more
Rand edges higher, remains vulnerable
August 6, 2015--The rand has inched higher against the dollar, just off 14-year lows, as the market remains in
read more
JSE treads water after surprise upturn
August 5, 2015--Major indices on the JSE have hardly moved, but interesting times lie may ahead after the market's
read more
Rand breaks through R20/£
August 5, 2015--The rand has broken through the R20 to the pound level and
read more