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The first quarter of 2016 saw consumer credit health is at its lowest in three years.
The first quarter of 2016 saw consumer credit health is at its lowest in three years.

Rising interest rates impact on cost of taking out debt: TransUnion

Thursday 5 May 2016 08:25

TransUnion CEO, Geoff Miller says rising interest rates are impacting on the cost taking out debt because mortgage bond, vehicle asset finance and auto loans are going up.

Rising interest rates impact on cost of taking out debt: TransUnion

Thursday 5 May 2016 08:25

TransUnion CEO, Geoff Miller says rising interest rates are impacting on the cost taking out debt because mortgage bond, vehicle asset finance and auto loans are going up.

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All systems go for Post Office strike: CWU

Thursday 5 May 2016 07:58

The Communications Workers Union says it is all systems go for the South African Post Office (Sapo) strike on Thursday.

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N West community demands employment at local mine

Wednesday 4 May 2016 20:59

Bakgatlha ba Kgafela communities near Pilanesberg have marched to the Pilanesburg Platinum Mine accusing it of not employing locals.

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Fiscal targets will be met: Gordhan

Wednesday 4 May 2016 12:05

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says the Treasury is confident its fiscal targets for the year ahead will be met.

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“MMM is a mutual aid donation scheme”

Wednesday 4 May 2016 09:06

Representative of MMM- RSA, Deon Janse van Rensburg, says MMM is a mutual aid donation scheme.

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Post Office management to meet CWU in bid to avert strike

Wednesday 4 May 2016 08:33

South African Post Office (Sapo) management is meeting with the Communication Workers Union (CWU) on Wednesday morning to try to stop a postal strike.

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Maize imports set to increase SA account deficit: Report

Wednesday 4 May 2016 07:06

The Reserve Bank has warned that imports of maize as a result of the drought could increase the South Africa’s current account deficit.

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Pfizer revenue beats on Hospira acquisition

Tuesday 3 May 2016 17:37

Boosted by sales of its new treatments for cancer and its Hospira acquisition, shares of the company were up 3.2% at $33.86 in premarket trading on Tuesday.

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CWU vows to shut down the Post Office

Tuesday 3 May 2016 10:54

The Communications Workers' Union has vowed to shut down Post Office services across the country from Thursday.

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Motorists urged to settle outstanding e-toll debt

Tuesday 3 May 2016 06:11

The South African National Roads Agency (Sanral) has warned motorists who have missed the 60% e-toll discount that they will pay the price.

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