The South African Economy

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south africa rand

Why The Rand Has “Weakened” Since 1971

Also, don't keep money in your mattress.

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public protector and history

A Public Protector That Can’t Tell The Time

You need to check your history, ma'am. Because timing matters. Also, facts.

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state bank

State Bank… But why though?

Why does the retail banking sector fail the unbanked and SMEs? And would a state bank really do it better?

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South African Imports

South African Imports: Visualised

All the refined metals (and tech-stuff).

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SARB

The SARB: nationalisation is NOT the issue

Ownership of the SARB is not the problem here. The public protector is.

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South African Exports: Visualised

People do cool things with data.

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Join the protest

Should you ever join the protest?

Yes, it's a debate that we keep having. It's probably important that we keep having it.

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#AntiZumaMarches: This Civil Protest

Yoh. Some of these sign. My word.

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The Pravin Gordhan scorecard

The Pravin Gordhan Scorecard

Placing both terms as finance minister into context.

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South Africa's Junk Status

Junk Status: How It Affects You

Here's a breakdown of how junk status affects you and me. We're not quite there yet - but that might just be until Moody's releases their rating.

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