August 23, 2016
SA growth: fighting back by Cees Bruggemans It may defy every day impressions (you mean we are not in recession with new car sales -20% yoy, RMB/BER business confidence showing 2-out-3 business managers morose, and SARB leading indicator still diving?), but yes, we aren’t in recession. And this flavour may well linger. Mining and manufacturing...
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SA’s 2016 Olympic performance best since 1992 and the numbers tell the tale. by Steuart Pennington This year 207 countries participated in the Olympics, making it the largest global sporting event ever. South Africa had its best year since isolation ended. The table below tells the story of our Olympic performance since inclusion in 1992...
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WHICH ARE YOU? I really enjoyed this ‘blog’ by Alec Hogg Hi there Most of us have been amazed at the massive swing in political allegiances worldwide. Not so Charles Gave, chairman of Gavekal Research, who wrote earlier this year about a phenomenon re-establishing itself: the age-old battle between Tree People and Boat People. As...
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Steuart as a Speaker


Steuart has done some 500 talks on South Africa's progress since 1994 and SA's prospects for the future'