gross domestic product
GDP growth slows, jobless numbers up
South Africa’s economy grows by 4.1%
Africa dismantling trade barriers
African countries are collaborating to remove barriers to inter-country trade on the continent, President Jacob Zuma says on the sidelines of WEF. Allowing investors to move freely across borders is necessary for business to flourish, and red tape preventing this is being cut by governments.
SA economy grows 1.4% in third quarter
Gordhan anchors Budget on economic growth
Getting the export balance right
The way forward for South Africa is to boost competition and promote regional trade integration. These are critical for restarting the nation's idling export engine to bolster growth, which in turn will help to create jobs and cut poverty.
South Africa’s economy: key sectors
Cape to Cairo trade agreement to open African borders
African trade efficiency is set for a major boost when three regional economic communities sign an agreement in June to establish an enlarged free trade area encompassing 26 countries – roughly half of the member states of the African Union, stretching from Cape to Cairo.