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Assessing and promoting civil and minority rights in South Africa.

SAM Shopping 3These sections from the South African Monitor Year-End Report of 2016 contain information on:

*  The threat to property and investor rights, including increased political intervention and selective patronage, foreign business distrust and limited investment, growing suspicion of ANC policies in domestic business circles, ANC plans to weaken property rights, the Constitutional Court that neutralized the property rights clause in the Constitution, disempowered foreign and South African property owners, creeping state ownership in the mining and energy sectors, the weakening of foreign investor protection, the Investment Bill in the context of the Restitution Bill, increased state ownership and control of the lucrative security industry, as well as patronage and emptying state coffers. Read it here.

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

Read the complete report here.

South Africa at a Glance
56 500 000 (mid 2017 estimate)
4.6% y/y in November 2017 (CPI) & +5.1% y/y in November 2017 (PPI)
2% q/q for the 3rd quarter of 2017
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