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South Africa to get second stock exchange

South Africa is to get its second stock exchange, after the Johannesburg Stock Exchange has dominated trading in the country for more than a century. ZAR X has been given a licence to operate, and it plans to be up and running in September.

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South Africa exceeds foreign investment target by R20-billion

South Africa attracted R64.3-billion in foreign direct investment between April and December 2015, surpassing its target of R45-billion by almost R20-billion.


Ramaphosa explores business with Japan

After his working visit to Japan in 2015, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa continued discussions with the Keidanren, the Federation of Economic Organisations of Japan. The aim is to foster closer ties to realise the goals of South Africa's National Development Plan.


Chinese boost for South African auto manufacturing

Ahead of the Forum on China-Africa Co-operation summit during the first week of December, the emergent economic relationship between South Africa and China is well illustrated in the small but rapid success in South Africa of Beijing Automotive Works.


Small businesses in South Africa honoured

Business leaders and small companies were recognised for their contributions to the economy in the 2015 South African Small Business Awards. It was said that despite the economy struggling, these leaders made a positive impact through their commitment and perseverance.

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