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South Africa

Stop Reserve Bank nationalisation talk, says BLSA's Bonang Mohale

Jan 19 2019 10:45

Calls for the nationalisation of the central bank do not send a positive message to markets about the future country, says the head of Business Leadership South Africa.


Internet in Zimbabwe: Now you have it, now you don't

Jan 18 2019 17:56

Attempts by Zimbabweans to circumvent a government-imposed social media ban suffered a blow on Friday morning after the state ordered service providers to cut off internet access for the second time this week.

South Africa

The week that was: Fin24's top 6 stories

Jan 18 2019 17:07

From a deep dive into why data in SA is still so expensive, to Zimbabwe's internet shutdown and the new Transnet board's quest to claw back money, catch up on the week's best read stories.


WATCH: Britain searches for Brexit 'Plan B'

Jan 18 2019 15:32

Britain's last-minute scramble to shape its exit from the EU hit the rocks as Prime Minister Theresa May and opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn dug in their heels for competing visions.


Saudi Arabia's $10bn investment in SA to bring new refinery, petrochemical plant

Jan 18 2019 14:10

The Department of Energy said the investment would see Saudi Aramco and South Africa’s Central Energy Fund working together to establish the terms of the investment and long-term partnership in energy.


Challenge against removal of nuclear corp. board struck from urgent court roll

Jan 18 2019 15:14

A high court judge has struck from the urgent roll an application challenging the removal of three board members from the Southern African Nuclear Energy Corporation.


Zim inflation shoots up again - before massive fuel hike

Jan 18 2019 10:53

The year-on-year inflation rate for the month of December 2018, as measured by the all items Consumer Price Index, stood at 42.09%, according to Zimbabwe National Statistics.



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Jan 18 2019 06:25

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