S&P keeps SA’s rating unchanged
Government says it has noted Standard and Poor's decision to keep South Africa's rating unchanged.
On Friday, S&P kept the country’s long term foreign currency debt rating at ‘BB’ and local currency debt rating at ‘BB+’ while maintaining the stable outlook.
The agency also says the country’s fiscal position remains weak.Read more: SABC News Online
Pfew what a relief hope our president can come up with something constructive to lift our economy
Newsdeck: Blast injures South African tourists near Egypt’s Giza pyramidsCAIRO, May 19 (Reuters) - An explosion targeting a tourist bus injured at least 12 people on Sunday, mostly South African tourists, near a new museum being built close to the Giza pyramids in Egypt, two security sources said. It has long been known that Egypt / Pyramids are a high risk tourist destination. Question is were these tourists advised as such . Me thinks not .
S&P keeps South Africa in 'junk' status, sees post-election reformsS&P Global Ratings kept South Africa's foreign- and local-currency credit ratings in 'junk' territory with a stable outlook late on Friday, saying the new government was expected to focus on reforms to revive the economy.
S&P keeps South Africa in 'junk' status, sees post-election reformsS&P keeps South Africa in 'junk' status, sees post-election reforms
CRICKET WORLD CUP: South Africa looks to overcome haunted World Cup past in 2019The Cricket World Cup has not been kind to South Africa in the past, but the Proteas have a chance to build on their semifinal loss in 2015 when the tournament kicks off next week in England and Wales. The Proteas will play in the tournament’s opening match against hosts England on May 30.
OPINIONISTA: The deputy presidency of South Africa — revealing bolts from the blueThe election result strengthened President Cyril Ramaphosa’s hand. His unanimous election as president added to this. The next step — the appointment of the deputy president and Cabinet — will show whether indeed he has gathered the courage, along with factional freedom from within the ANC, to move definitively and build confidence in his government.
Meek Mill to perform in South AfricaAmerican rapper Meek Mill will be performing in South Africa next month. Finally!! 🤣🤣 Who's that now? Why?
The second great shift in the destiny of the new South AfricaPresident Ramaphosa's challenge remains the consolidation of his power within the structures of the ANC. He must, at all costs, ward off any attempt by the Zumaites to have him recalled – as they did with President Mbeki, writes former president FW de Klerk. De Klerk is really fighting for Ramaphosa, I wonder why A very young CR I aint reading no De Klerk's opinion
Kolisi lifting the World Cup would be bigger than Madiba in ’95 – HabanaFormer Springbok wing and leading South African Test try-scorer Bryan Habana believes that if Siya Kolisi lifts the World Cup later this year‚ the moment would be bigger than Nelson Mandela’s appearance at the 1995 final at Ellis Park. Quarters max That it would. Especially considering we're about as fancied to win as we were then.
SA's top prosecutor Shamila Batohi wants solid cases, to rebuild NPA's credibility'In many ways, we failed the people of South Africa.' In every way!
Ten-man South Africa went down to Argentina in World Cup openerTen-man South Africa held their own in patches, but ultimately were muscled out of their opening Fifa Under-20 World Cup game 5-2 by Argentina in a thriller at Stadion Miejski in Tychy, Poland on Saturday night. If you're a biggest fan of always follow me an I will follow you back we're one family If can be able to score second goal with one man short , it shows how hungry for success they are.
Ten-man South Africa went down to Argentina in World Cup openerTen-man South Africa held their own in patches, but ultimately were muscled out of their opening Fifa Under-20 World Cup game 5-2 by Argentina in a thriller at Stadion Miejski in Tychy, Poland on Saturday night.