Five Newsworthy Things in SA 12th October 2023:

News in South Africa 12th October: 1. Foreigners flee SA stocks: Foreign investors have accelerated their (net) selling of equities on the JSE, with sales 40% greater thus far in 2023 than in the same period in 2022. To last Friday, non-SA investors sold a net R103 billion of equities, versus R73 billion in the […]

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Five Newsworthy Things in SA 18th January 2023:

News in South Africa 18th January: 1. Food shocker due to load shedding: The price of some staple food groups is expected to rise as load shedding takes its toll on the agricultural sector, says Christo van der Rheede, an executive director at Agri SA. Speaking to¬†702, Van der Rheede said that load shedding is […]

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Five Newsworthy Things in SA 11th October 2022:

News in South Africa 11th October: 1. R350 grant criteria relaxed: Social Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu has apologised to recipients of the R350 Covid-19 Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant for problems in its administration after the end of the national state of disaster early in April. She was speaking at a media briefing in […]

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