Daily Archives: May 23, 2013

International Maths Olympiad in Africa

In July 2014 the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) will take place in Cape Town, South Africa.  The South African Mathematics Foundation (SAMF) would like to invite the entire continent to be part of this special event. read more

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Rate cut 'was on the table'

MPC highly concerned about wage settlements.

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Tsogo Sun: sales will outpace inflation this year

Economic recovery resuscitates depressed demand for rooms.

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Lonmin fails to reach agreement with AMCU

The talks have been referred to arbitration.

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Rand firms after interest rate decision

After reaching a fresh four-year low.

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Reserve Bank ‘comfortable’ with gold holdings

Gold has fallen 29% after rallying for 12 straight years.

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JSE's Top-40 index books biggest drop since 2011

As some major miners slid and signs the US could cut stimulus.

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0c in the rand from Blaauwberg Hotel

Property scheme investors left high and dry while new buyer scoops a bargain.

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Rand firms after earlier lows

As central bank holds rates.

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Repo rate unchanged at 5%

Outlook for mining sector remains bleak.

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Should you choose private banking?

Bear in mind the bells and whistles don’t come cheap or risk-free.

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Hands off rates at Reserve Bank as inflation bites

Bank’s monetary policy committee keeps key repurchase rate unchanged, amid concern about SA’s deteriorating inflation outlook

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Bright-eyed graduates start year on positive note

Graduate professionals felt more confident about the country’s prospects for the year ahead in the first quarter of 2013, latest PPS confidence index shows

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Rand strengthens after Reserve Bank keeps repo rate steady

Rand strengthens in afternoon trade following the Bank’s monetary policy committee’s decision, but remains within reach of weakest level in four years

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