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Weak rand; drought sends SA food prices rising

The drought and rapid depreciation of the rand have led to a rise in food prices, hitting poorest South Africans hard. Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, today (12 August 2016) delivered...

Economic Performance Indicators for Cape Town (EPIC)

Key Highlights of the Economic Performance Indicators for Cape Town (EPIC) for the 1st Quarter 2016   •  While GDP growth remained stable for most developed economies, Germany experienced a notable decline from the fourth...

FlySafair warns industry fares are likely to go up

Low Cost Carrier FlySafair warned today that while their prices are not due to rise in the short-term consumers should expect to see a rise in the price of domestic airfares...

Drought doubles South African potato prices

According to Bloomberg Business, South African potato prices have more than doubled in 2016 from a year earlier as the worst drought in more than a century cuts yields in growing...


Days found to be slightly shorter than 24 hours

Scientists have made an interesting discovery – time passes much quicker now than it has at any other point in the last half-century. Since...