May.31 -- South African President Jacob Zuma may have survived the bid to oust him, but the polls show that his popularity with the public is low. Bloomberg's Amogelang Mbatha reports on "Bloomberg.. Source: Bloomberg Politics -
Asian stocks edged up on Monday, taking cues from Wall Street shares hovering around record highs, while the pound nursed losses after a poll showed a shrinking lead for Prime Minister Theresa May's.. Source: Wochit Business -
May.29 -- South African President Jacob Zuma is said to have survived a bid to remove him from office, according to the ruling party's national executive committee. After a three-day meeting, a defiant.. Source: Bloomberg Politics -
[News24Wire] The ANC Women's League has welcomed the decision by the Constitutional Court, which ruled that National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete has the power to decide on whether or not to allow MPs.. allAfrica.com
South Africa’s new mining charter (that all local mines should be 30% black-owned) is* scaring away investors*.
The charter revision comes shortly after Africa’s most industrialised economy.. Zero Hedge
Not long after South Africa introduced legislation calling for the redistribution of white-owned land and business to the country's black population, in a redux of the catalyst that resulted in.. Zero Hedge
South Africa's ruling party says it is worried about a loss of support in the growing, urban middle class of one of Africa's biggest economies because of scandals surrounding President Jacob Zuma. FOXNews.com
Despite expectations (among 19 'economists') that growth would be up 1.0% in Q1, South African GDP tumbled 0.7% (the second drop in a row) *pushing the nation back into recession after eight.. Zero Hedge
South Africa slumped into its first recession since 2009.
The economy shrank by an annualized 0.7% in the first quarter after contracting by 0.3% in the prior.
That was below economists'.. Business Insider
Authored by Dave Forest via OilPrice.com,
I’ve been writing a lot the last several months about the *new South Africa mining charter.* And this week, that issue is coming to a head - just as some.. Zero Hedge
Leaked documents released by the South African media on Thursday alleging improper dealings in government contracts will open President Jacob Zuma up to renewed scrutiny and may deepen divides in the.. VOA News