Regional

2 weeks ago | February 8, 2019

Harmony Gold expects drop in half-year earnings per share

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s Harmony Gold said on Friday its earnings per share for the first half of the year ...

2 weeks ago | February 6, 2019

South African business confidence index falls in January

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s business confidence was stable in January, with investors seeing progress in the ...

3 weeks ago | February 1, 2019

Rand backtracks after Fed surge

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand weakened early on Friday, giving up some of the ground it gained after a ...

2 months ago | December 20, 2018

Rand gains as Fed signals fewer hikes for 2019

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand traded stronger early Thursday, after the U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest ...

2 months ago | December 19, 2018

Rand rises as dollar slides ahead of Fed meeting

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand traded firm early Wednesday, as expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve will ...

2 months ago | December 18, 2018

Rand stronger as dollar slides ahead of Fed

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand traded slightly stronger early Tuesday, helped by a fragile dollar as markets ...

2 months ago | December 17, 2018

South African retailer Edcon in talks with landlords about ...

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South African retailer Edcon is in talks with shopping mall owners about a two-year 41 ...

2 months ago | December 14, 2018

Foreign direct investment in South Africa down in Q3, portfolio ...

PRETORIA – South Africa’s foreign direct investment inflows fell by nearly 3 billion rand ($209.6 million) in the ...

2 months ago | December 13, 2018

Rand firms in early trade

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand strengthened early on Thursday, as signs of easing Sino-U.S. trade tensions and ...

2 months ago | December 12, 2018

Rand firmer ahead of inflation numbers

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand opened firmer on Wednesday, extending gains from the previous session as signs ...

2 months ago | December 11, 2018

Rand rebounds

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand opened firmer on Tuesday, clawing back the previous session’s heavy losses, ...

2 months ago | December 10, 2018

Rand firmer as dollar slides on soft payrolls data

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand firmed in early trade on Monday as the dollar dropped after soft U.S. payrolls ...

3 months ago | December 7, 2018

Rand claws back lost ground in early trade

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand steadied in early trade on Friday after tumbling more than 2 percent the ...

3 months ago | December 6, 2018

South Africa Q3 current account deficit widens as trade surplus narrows

PRETORIA – South Africa’s current account deficit widened slightly in the third quarter from the second quarter as ...

3 months ago | December 5, 2018

Rand weakens as trade worries sour risk appetite

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand weakened against the dollar in early trade on Wednesday as worries that ...

3 months ago | December 4, 2018

Rand gains ahead of GDP data

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand rose early on Tuesday ahead of economic growth data release for the third ...

3 months ago | December 3, 2018

South Africa’s Naspers H1 profit jumps, Tencent robust

JOHANNESBURG – South African media and e-commerce giant Naspers reported a 39 percent jump in half-year profit on ...

3 months ago | November 30, 2018

Rand steady, eyes on Trump-Xi meeting

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand steadied against the dollar in early trade on Friday, with investors cautious ...

3 months ago | November 29, 2018

South Africa’s rand firmer as dovish Fed boosts risk appetite

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand firmed in early trade on Thursday, as the dollar faltered after the U.S. ...

3 months ago | November 22, 2018

One dead as gold mine strike in SA turns violent

JOHANNESBURG. – South Africa’s largest gold producer, Sibanye-Stillwater, on Thursday said one of its ...