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UK Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond and South Africa's Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan.

Brexit will not undermine UK, South Africa economic ties

Wednesday 7 December 2016 21:26

United Kingdom (UK) Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, has arrived in South Africa to ensure that Brexit will strengthen and not undermine trade and investment ties.

Brexit will not undermine UK, South Africa economic ties

Wednesday 7 December 2016 21:26

United Kingdom (UK) Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, has arrived in South Africa to ensure that Brexit will strengthen and not undermine trade and investment ties.

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SA, Zambia launch inaugural Joint Commission of Co-operation

Wednesday 7 December 2016 21:14

South Africa and Zambia on Wednesday launched an inaugural Joint Commission of Co-operation to oversee bilateral agreements.

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Zimbabwe says bond notes a success, to increase circulation

Wednesday 7 December 2016 20:21

Zimbabwe's central bank said on Wednesday it would increase the circulation of its new "bond notes", hailing the new currency's launch a success.

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Minimum wage a means out of poverty: Ramaphosa

Wednesday 7 December 2016 16:22

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says the proposed minimum wage of R20 an hour this is not a living wage but a foundation to enable people to earn better wages.

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SA poultry industry braces for job losses

Wednesday 7 December 2016 12:21

About 6 000 workers in the poultry industry are at risk of losing their jobs as cheap chicken imports continue to flood South African markets.

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Slow transformation in petroleum retail sector raises concerns

Wednesday 7 December 2016 08:00

The Department of Energy says it is concerned about the slow transformation within the petroleum retail sector.

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SA outpacing global nations in online mobile adoption

Tuesday 6 December 2016 12:48

The 2016 Nielsen Mobile Shopping, Banking and Payment Survey, shows that South Africans are outpacing global nations in online mobile adoption.

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SA’s economy continues to slow down

Tuesday 6 December 2016 12:00

South Africa's economy continues to slow down as different sectors are being affected negatively by both domestic and international factors.

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No end in sight to Vantage Goldfields mine strike

Tuesday 6 December 2016 11:15

The strike by the mine workers at Vintage Goldfields Barbrook Mine near Barberton in Mpumalanga is still continuing over unpaid November salaries.

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Moody's affirms Sanral’s investment grade ratings

Tuesday 6 December 2016 07:20

Ratings agency Moody's has affirmed the South African National Roads Agency Limited's (Sanral) current investment grade ratings of BAA3, but downgraded the outlook to negative.

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