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Assessing and promoting civil and minority rights in South Africa.

International relations

[Source: Moneyweb by Prinesha Naidoo.]

Finance minister Malusi Gigaba, in his maiden Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS), laid bare the extent of South Africa’s fiscal woes. And in doing so, prompted speculation among economists that further credit ratings downgrades by year-end are all but inevitable. Read more

South Africa at a Glance
56 500 000 (mid 2017 estimate)
5.1% y/y in September 2017 (CPI) & +4.2% y/y in August 2017 (PPI)
2.5% q/q for the 2nd quarter of 2017
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