South Africa's trade surplus shrank to R5.22bn in July versus a revised surplus of R12.47bn in June, according to data.
UK house prices have risen the most in five months in August as a shortage of supply supported values even amid weaker demand.
Over the past ten years there seems to have been a greater correlation between listed properties in South Africa and bonds, explains an expert.
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The slightly firmer rand has given financial shares a welcome breather, but the general trend was still downwards as investors await more clarity on US rate hikes.
Parliament's Standing Committee on Finance is concerned about an SAA advert seeking R16bn in funding as well as the airline's possible deregistration in Hong Kong.
The Communication Workers Union has cried foul over a damning labour court ruling handed down against it.
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