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Bad omen as capital spending halves
Source: Business Day

THE value of spending on new infrastructure, central to the government’s stated strategy of using infrastructure investment to spur growth and create jobs, halved last year compared with 2013.
28 January 2015

Oil steadies after OPEC says prices may have bottomed
Source: Reuters

Brent crude oil prices held above $48 on Tuesday following comments from OPEC that prices may have found a floor.
27 January 2015

Euro, stocks slip as anti-austerity party wins Greek election
Source: Reuters

The euro skidded to an 11-year low and stock prices fell on Monday as Greece's Syriza party promised to roll back austerity measures after sweeping to victory in a snap election, putting Athens on a collision course with international lenders.
26 January 2015

ECB launches last-ditch program to revive euro economy
Source: Reuters

The European Central Bank took the ultimate policy leap on Thursday, launching a government bond-buying program which will pump hundreds of billions of new money into a sagging euro zone economy.
22 January 2015

No rate rise likely as inflation slows
Source: Business Day

Inflation slowed last month amid lower fuel prices and a slower pace of increase in food prices — almost guaranteeing that interest rates would remain unchanged next week.
22 January 2015

FNB Civil

The FNB/BER Civil confidence index rose by 4 points, from 44 to 48 in 2014Q3. Confidence was higher despite a sharp fall in construction work during the quarter. The fall in construction activity also weighed on overall profitability.
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Economic Snapshot Jan 8 2015
A concise monthly document that provides a graphical overview of recent SA economic developments. ...more
BER press release Dec 11 2014
The FNB/BER consumer confidence index (CCI) edged up from -1 index point to a level of zero during ...more
Economic Snapshot Dec 2 2014
A concise monthly document that provides a graphical overview of recent SA economic developments. ...more
BER press release Dec 2 2014
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EY Financial Services Index Jan 27 2015
The EY Financial Services Confidence Index rises in Q414. Rising retail bank confidence tracks ...more
BER Weekly Jan 26 2015
In local news, Statistics SA surprised markets with a lower than expected inflation figure for ...more
BER Weekly Jan 19 2015
A slew of domestic data released over the past week painted a disappointing picture of the ...more
BER Press Release: FNB Civil Confidence ... Jan 14 2015
After rising by 4 points in 3Q2014, the FNB/BER civil confidence index increased by a further 11 ...more
Building and Construction Jan 14 2015
Confidence in the building sector, as measured by the FNB/BER building confidence index, jumped to ...more
 
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