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Assessing and promoting civil and minority rights in South Africa.

SAM Shopping 3These sections from the annual South African Monitor Report of February 2018 contain information on:

*  The threat to property and investor rights, including increased political intervention and selective patronage, bad business perceptions of the ANC government, domestic business: increased distrust and disinvestment, EU businesses concerned about ANC policies, ANC government weakened European investor protection, ANC government weakened property rights, the Constitutional Court neutralized property rights clause in Constitution, disempowered international and South African property owners, expropriation of land without compensation, creeping state ownership in the mining and energy sectors, increased state ownership and control of the lucrative security industry, state-owned enterprises (SOEs), patronage pressures and emptying state coffers, downgrade by credit rating agencies, staggering unemployment and budget pressures and the need to tread carefully.  Read it here.

*  The political risks of business in the next two years. Read it here.

Read the complete report here.

South Africa at a Glance
56 500 000 (mid 2017 estimate)
4.4% y/y in January 2018 (CPI) & +5.1 y/y in January 2018 (PPI)
3,1% q/q for the 4th quarter of 2017
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