macro-economic

South Africa Investment Conference 2019: The Time to Invest in South Africa is Now

Cape Town, 22 October 2019: As South Africa aims to re-ignite economic growth and boost confidence in the country’s economy, leaders from local and...

South Africa’s macro-economic environment is resilient and we are open for business

• Our prudent fiscal management and monetary policies have created macroeconomic stability.• According to the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Index 2015/16, South Africa improved by...

How to build an inclusive South African economy

Moody's recently downgraded its rating of South Africa's economy, but that should not prevent the country from planning for the long term. The idea of long-term goals rather than a short economic cycle had currency at a debate on building an inclusive economy, where the example of Germany's reunification was also flown.

South Africa joins Citi bond index

South African government bonds became the first African government bonds to be included in Citigroup's influential World Government Bond Index on Monday, a development that could boost investment inflows while reducing the cost of borrowing for the country.