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    Minister of Agriculture


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    Minister of Culture


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    Minister of Energy


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    Minister of Finance


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    Minister of Health


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    Minister of Infrastructure


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    Minister of Sports


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    Director of State Security Service


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    Chairman National Bank


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    Permanent Representative to the UN


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    Opposition


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    Economic News and Data


    GDP

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  • Governement debt at a whopping R2.2trillion - StatsSA
  • South Africa's Q4 current account deficit narrows to 2.2% of GDP
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    Investment

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  • South African Agribusiness Confidence Advances From 2009 Low
  • Burger King losses mount in South Africa as Dunkin Donuts and ...
  • S. Africa to hold roadshow to attract investors in four countries
  • Lots of 'misinformation' in US about 'complex land issue' in SA - US ...
  • Public-Private Growth Initiative identifies 18 'priority projects' to ...
  • South Africa GDP Growth Slows as Local Investment Shrinks
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    Demographics

  • South African population growth will increase consumption of ...
  • South Africa's poor education system partly to blame for low ...
  • Channeling Thatcher: South Africa's President Takes On Its Unions
  • South Africa's Evolving Case to Increase Coastal Shipping
  • Africa Will Bear the Brunt of Climate Change. Will Economic Growth ...
  • Justice For All: Why South Africa should invest in legal technology
  • Environmental degradation threat to health, says UN
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    Export/Import

  • Record year for South African citrus exports
  • Champagne sales creep to new record in 2018
  • South Africa Trade Returns to Growth, But East Africa Rising
  • Japan and Singapore exports to China rebound
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  • Inaugural Eastern Cape Export Symposium expected end of the month
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    Public Spending

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    Public Debt

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