R/€ = 13.19
R/$ = 12.10
Au 1179.46 $/oz
Pt 1125.00 $/oz
May 15, 2014
As global growth picks up, ten emerging countries in two new budding blocs have surfaced with the potential power to unseat the top two economic groupings of developing countries as emerging-economy leaders and drivers of global economic growth. Brazil, Russia,...
Feb 15, 2013
Tax evasion has been highlighted as a deeply rooted issue in the construction industry – one of the most competitive industries in the South African economy – states credit solutions provider Coface South Africa lead analyst Saijil Singh. The South African Revenue...
Nov 16, 2012
International credit insurer Coface South Africa expects construction input costs in South Africa to rise by 7% in 2013.
Sep 28, 2012
The constant threat of cheaper finished product imports and rising input costs continue to place pressure on the local aluminium sector, asserts credit soloutions provider Coface South Africa risk analyst George Marais. “South Africa’s reliance on locally produced...
Aug 17, 2012
While building confidence among contractors, materials manufacturers and quantity surveyors has increased marginally over the last two years, the immediate outlook for the South African construction industry remains challenging, says credit solutions provider Coface...
Mar 07, 2012
South African companies would remain risk and sales focused this year, as they sought to manage the international economic changes and additional domestic costs burdens, credit solutions provider Coface said on Wednesday, as it outlined the main gross domestic...