South African Economy Slips Into Recession

The economy moved into recession with the reported decrease of 0,7% in gross domestic product during the first quarter of 2017, following a 0,3% contraction in the fourth quarter of 2016.



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  • South Africa:   Economy Slips Into Recession

    Govt of SA, 6 June 2017

    The South African economy moved into recession with the reported decrease of 0,7% in GDP during the first quarter of 2017, following a 0,3% contraction in the fourth quarter of… Read more »

  • South Africa:   Government Welcomes Credit Rating

    SAnews.gov.za, 4 June 2017

    The South African government has welcomed Standard and Poor's decision of maintaining South Africa's long-term local currency debt ratings of 'BBB-', an investment grade rating. Read more »

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