Economists expect rates to remain unchanged despite higher CPI
19/09/2014 - 09:35
Inflation moved up slightly more than expected last month, remaining outside the targeted 3%-6% range for the fifth consecutive month, but it did not raise concerns that interest rates would be hiked on Thursday.
Retail sales increase more than expected
18/09/2014 - 13:49
Retail sales rose a much more than expected 2.4% year on year in July after contracting by 0.9% in June, Statistics SA figures showed on Wednesday.
Rivalry fierce, says Edgars Zimbabwe
18/09/2014 - 13:47
Edgars Zimbabwe’s interim profit had declined by 9.7 percent; hit by the country’s increasingly informal economy, the clothing firm said yesterday.
Famous Brands and Total SA extend partnership
18/09/2014 - 13:38
Johannesburg - Famous Brands [JSE:FBR] announced on Wednesday that it has expanded its existing relationship with strategic alliance partner, Total South Africa, to introduce a new offering to the upper-end metropolitan service stations in the petroleum supplier’s service station network.
Liquor firms look north as African market grows - Zimbabwe
18/09/2014 - 12:12
Harare - The African alcohol market is beckoning for South African beverage firms after a new report predicted on Friday that the East African spirits and brandy market could grow by as much as 30 percent in the next 10 years.