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Channel NewsAsia
South Africa central bank urges vigilance after Standard Bank hit by ATM heist in Japancriminals in Japan stole millions of dollars from automatic teller machines usi
South Africa central bank urges vigilance after Standard Bank hit by ATM heist in Japan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 hours ago
criminals in Japan stole millions of dollars from automatic teller machines using fake credit cards from South Africa's Standard Bank . The criminal gang made 14,000 withdrawals in just three hours from bank machines at 7-Eleven convenience... Read more
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iol.co.za
Standard Bank to shoulder R300m lossPretoria - The $13 million that was stolen from ATMs in Japan using counterfeit
Standard Bank to shoulder R300m loss
iol.co.za / Posted 13 hours ago
Pretoria - The $13 million that was stolen from ATMs in Japan using counterfeit cards from Standard Bank will be shouldered by the big four bank. The theft has also prompted a call for vigilance from South Africa's central bank on... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Calls for SA banks to up cybersecurity This comes after Standard Bank was affected by a credit card fraud scam invol
Calls for SA banks to up cybersecurity
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 hours ago
This comes after Standard Bank was affected by a credit card fraud scam involving SA banks in Japan. Picture: freeimages.com reserve bank,Standard Bank,cyber attack JOHANNESBURG - The Reserve Bank has called... Read more
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iol.co.za
SARB warns on security after Japan ATM heistReserve Bank said on Tuesday it would push local banks to upgrade their cyber s
SARB warns on security after Japan ATM heist
iol.co.za / Posted 16 hours ago
Reserve Bank said on Tuesday it would push local banks to upgrade their cyber security after criminals used counterfeit Standard Bank cards to withdraw millions of dollars from ATMs across Japan. The gang used the fake cards to withdraw 1.4... Read more
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iafrica.com
SA banks told to tighten cyber securityThe South African Reserve Bank says that it will push local banks to tighten th
SA banks told to tighten cyber security
iafrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
The South African Reserve Bank says that it will push local banks to tighten their cyber security after Standard Bank was defrauded of as much as R300-million, Reuters reported. The bank fell victim to a sophisticated ATM fraud scheme in Japan,... Read more
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17h
Japan Today
Japan an alluring target for Standard Bank ATM thieves ‹ Japan Todayprobably chose the country because banks consider it a low fraud risk, security
Japan an alluring target for Standard Bank ATM thieves ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 17 hours ago
probably chose the country because banks consider it a low fraud risk, security experts say. The gang used counterfeit Standard Bank credit cards to withdraw the cash in 14,000 transactions from ATMs at 7-Eleven convenience stores over three... Read more
19h
Asian Correspondent
Japan: 100 ‘hackers’ steal nearly $13 million from convenience store ATMstargeted ATM cash machines in 7-11 convenience stores as they accept foreign cr
Japan: 100 ‘hackers’ steal nearly $13 million from convenience store ATMs
Asian Correspondent / Posted 19 hours ago
targeted ATM cash machines in 7-11 convenience stores as they accept foreign credit cards. In a statement, South African Standard Bank claimed it was “victim of a sophisticated, coordinated fraud incident”. “This involved the withdrawal of cash... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Japan an alluring target for Standard Bank ATM thieves The thieves who stole millions of dollars from automatic teller machines acro
Japan an alluring target for Standard Bank ATM thieves
Eye Witness News / Posted 19 hours ago
The thieves who stole millions of dollars from automatic teller machines across Japan are still at large. FILE: Standard Bank Fourways Crossing.... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA braces for verdict from ratings agenciesit would be sensible and pragmatic for any business person and anyone engaged i
SA braces for verdict from ratings agencies
iol.co.za / Posted 20 hours ago
it would be sensible and pragmatic for any business person and anyone engaged in the economy to anticipate the worst,” Standard Bank chief economist Goolam Ballim said. Fitch said after Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan unveiled his Budget in... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SA met S&P team, spoke to Fitch last week - Treasuryit would be sensible and pragmatic for any business person and anyone engaged i
SA met S&P team, spoke to Fitch last week - Treasury
Eye Witness News / Posted 20 hours ago
it would be sensible and pragmatic for any business person and anyone engaged in the economy to anticipate the worst,” Standard Bank chief economist Goolam Ballim said. Fitch said after Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan unveiled his budget in... Read more
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Rappler
Manhunt after millions stolen in hours-long Japan ATM heistin an hours-long heist, officials and reports said Monday, May 23. Armed with
Manhunt after millions stolen in hours-long Japan ATM heist
Rappler / Posted yesterday
in an hours-long heist, officials and reports said Monday, May 23. Armed with fake credit card details from South Africa's Standard Bank, the thieves hit 1,400 convenience store ATMs in a coordinated attack earlier this month. The international... Read more
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Boston Globe
Selecta Biosciences files for IPOmanagement, and banking. Old Mutual decided to pursue a breakup after a strateg
Selecta Biosciences files for IPO
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
management, and banking. Old Mutual decided to pursue a breakup after a strategic review announced in November when former Standard Bank executive Bruce Hemphill took over as chief executive. The announcement followed a report by The Financial... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Fraudsters steal 1.4 billion yen (£8.7 million) from 1,400 ATMs in Japan in just two hoursallowed per transaction. They targeted cash points at 7-Eleven supermarkets, wh
Fraudsters steal 1.4 billion yen (£8.7 million) from 1,400 ATMs in Japan in just two hours
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
allowed per transaction. They targeted cash points at 7-Eleven supermarkets, which accept foreign cards. South Africa’s Standard Bank estimated its total losses at $19.25m. In a statement Standard Bank, the bank which the data was stolen from,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rand firms on emerging market rally, stocks gainservices company Old Mutual climbed 5.46 percent to 40.19 rand, Coronation Fund
Rand firms on emerging market rally, stocks gain
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
services company Old Mutual climbed 5.46 percent to 40.19 rand, Coronation Fund Managers rose 4.74 percent to R69.40, while Standard Bank increased 1.54 percent to R121.41. The benchmark Top-40 index climbed 1.07 percent to 47,033 points while the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Mining houses score high in anti-corruption report while banks drop the ballAmerican Platinum‚ along with insurer Hollard and hospital group Netcare were t
Mining houses score high in anti-corruption report while banks drop the ball
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
American Platinum‚ along with insurer Hollard and hospital group Netcare were the top five performing companies overall. Standard Bank was the second worst performing listed company overall while Capitec Bank also failed to impress‚ scoring only... Read more
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Newsmax
Japan ATM Heist: $13M Drained From 1,400 Machines in 3 Hoursthey can strike again. The thieves hits the ATMs on May 15, a Sunday, armed wi
Japan ATM Heist: $13M Drained From 1,400 Machines in 3 Hours
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
they can strike again. The thieves hits the ATMs on May 15, a Sunday, armed with fake credit cards from South Africa's Standard Bank and each made a series of withdrawals totaling 1.4 billion yen in less than three hours, Japanese media said.... Read more
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iol.co.za
S&P, Fitch meet SA over reviewit would be sensible and pragmatic for any business person and anyone engaged i
S&P, Fitch meet SA over review
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
it would be sensible and pragmatic for any business person and anyone engaged in the economy to anticipate the worst,” Standard Bank chief economist Goolam Ballim said. Fitch said after Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan unveiled his budget in... Read more
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Reuters
Japan an alluring target for Standard Bank ATM thievesprobably chose the country because banks consider it a low fraud risk, security
Japan an alluring target for Standard Bank ATM thieves
Reuters / Posted yesterday
probably chose the country because banks consider it a low fraud risk, security experts say. The gang used counterfeit Standard Bank credit cards to withdraw 1.4 billion yen ($13 million) in 14,000 transactions from ATMs at 7-Eleven convenience... Read more
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iol.co.za
Growth revised down amid jobs warning- South Africa yesterday revised its gross domestic product (GDP) down to 0.4 p
Growth revised down amid jobs warning
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
- South Africa yesterday revised its gross domestic product (GDP) down to 0.4 percent in the fourth quarter, while Standard Bank warned the country would shed 200 000 jobs and the economy contract to 0.4 percent if it was downgraded. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Likely Fed hike weakens randthe process.” But it was unclear whether Gordhan would keep his job, according
Likely Fed hike weakens rand
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
the process.” But it was unclear whether Gordhan would keep his job, according to Goolam Ballim, the chief economist at Standard Bank Group. Read also: Rand firmer in early trade “Were he to fall, we would likely see a rerun of the financial... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
R300 million ATM blitz on bankin a two-and-a-half-hour blitz on the morning of May 15. They managed to get R
R300 million ATM blitz on bank
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
in a two-and-a-half-hour blitz on the morning of May 15. They managed to get R300-million using credit card details from Standard Bank . "The cloning of cards is not new, but what makes this huge is the amount that was stolen," said cyber crime... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Thieves steal $18.8m in ATM bank heist in Japanother prefectures using counterfeit credit cards containing account information
Thieves steal $18.8m in ATM bank heist in Japan
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
other prefectures using counterfeit credit cards containing account information stolen from the South African institution Standard Bank. The suspects reportedly withdrew cash from ATMs inside 1400 Seven-11 convenience stores, with each... Read more
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Daily Mail
Nearly 100 criminals steal £10 MILLION from Japanese ATMscash machines nationwide in an hours-long heist, it has emerged. Armed with fa
Nearly 100 criminals steal £10 MILLION from Japanese ATMs
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
cash machines nationwide in an hours-long heist, it has emerged. Armed with fake credit card details from South Africa's Standard Bank, the thieves hit 1,400 convenience store ATMs in a coordinated attack earlier this month. The international... Read more
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Ars Technica
Japan ATM heist reportedly involved 100 people who stole $12.7 millionJapan and swiped counterfeit South African credit cards, created using informat
Japan ATM heist reportedly involved 100 people who stole $12.7 million
Ars Technica / Posted 2 days ago
Japan and swiped counterfeit South African credit cards, created using information from cards issued by South Africa's Standard Bank. At each of the approximately 1,400 ATMs that were struck, the culprit withdrew 100,000 yen (about $900),... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Japan: 1400 ATMs targeted, $13 million looted in less than three hoursin an hours-long heist, officials and reports said Monday. Armed with fake cre
Japan: 1400 ATMs targeted, $13 million looted in less than three hours
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
in an hours-long heist, officials and reports said Monday. Armed with fake credit card details from South Africa’s Standard Bank, the thieves hit 1,400 convenience store ATMs in a coordinated attack earlier this month. The international... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Thieves steal £8.8m in ATM bank heist in Japanbuying suspects more time to leave the country before police investigated the c
Thieves steal £8.8m in ATM bank heist in Japan
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
buying suspects more time to leave the country before police investigated the crime according to the Yomiuri newspaper. Standard Bank, which is one of South Africa’s largest financial services groups, released a statement confirming that it had... Read more
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Raw Story
Japan manhunt after millions stolen in hours-long ATM heistin an hours-long heist, officials and reports said Monday. Armed with fake cre
Japan manhunt after millions stolen in hours-long ATM heist
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
in an hours-long heist, officials and reports said Monday. Armed with fake credit card details from South Africa’s Standard Bank, the thieves hit 1,400 convenience store ATMs in a coordinated attack earlier this month. The international... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SA authorities mum on Standard Bank’s R300m card fraud Standard Bank says it has incurred the loss and clients have not been persona
SA authorities mum on Standard Bank’s R300m card fraud
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
Standard Bank says it has incurred the loss and clients have not been personally affected. FILE: Thousands of transactions are believed to have been made in about two hours from various ATMs... Read more
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iol.co.za
ATM scam: Japan, SA to work togetherJohannesburg - The Standard Banking Group has suffered a gross loss estimated a
ATM scam: Japan, SA to work together
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Johannesburg - The Standard Banking Group has suffered a gross loss estimated at R300 million following a sophisticated co-ordinated credit card scam involving 1 000 ATMs and 14 000 convenience stores. The banking group’s media spokesman, Ross... Read more
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iol.co.za
ATM scam: Japan and SA to work togetherJohannesburg - The Standard Banking Group has suffered a gross loss estimated a
ATM scam: Japan and SA to work together
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Johannesburg - The Standard Banking Group has suffered a gross loss estimated at R300 million following a sophisticated co-ordinated credit card scam involving 1 000 ATMs and 14 000 convenience stores. The banking group’s media spokesman, Ross... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Japan manhunt after millions stolen in hours-long ATM heistof ATM withdrawals in less than three hours, Japanese media said Armed with fa
Japan manhunt after millions stolen in hours-long ATM heist
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
of ATM withdrawals in less than three hours, Japanese media said Armed with fake credit card details from South Africa's Standard Bank, the thieves hit 1,400 convenience store ATMs in a coordinated attack earlier this month. The international... Read more
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The Star
Manhunt after millions stolen in hours-long Japan ATM heistArmed with fake credit card details from South Africa’s Standard Bank, the thie
Manhunt after millions stolen in hours-long Japan ATM heist
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
Armed with fake credit card details from South Africa’s Standard Bank, the thieves hit 1,400 convenience store ATMs in a coordinated attack earlier this month. The international gang members, reportedly numbering around 100 people, each made a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Standard Bank Finance Scheme Breeds More BullsStandard Bank will hold an information session for local farmers slated for 26
Standard Bank Finance Scheme Breeds More Bulls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Standard Bank will hold an information session for local farmers slated for 26 May to create opportunities for farmers to acquire top quality breeding material, while the Hartebeestloop Bonsmara auction is scheduled to take place the next day on 27... Read more
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iol.co.za
Standard Bank loses R300m to fraud in JapanJohannesburg - Standard Bank, Africa’s biggest bank by assets, said it lost as
Standard Bank loses R300m to fraud in Japan
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Johannesburg - Standard Bank, Africa’s biggest bank by assets, said it lost as much as R300 million ($19 million) to organised fraud in Japan. The bank has “been the victim of a sophisticated, co-ordinated fraud incident”, the Johannesburg-based... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Standard Bank confirms being target of Japanese fraud syndicateBusiness Day reported that the bank said in a statement: "The South African ban
Standard Bank confirms being target of Japanese fraud syndicate
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
Business Day reported that the bank said in a statement: "The South African banking operations of Standard Bank Group have been the victim of a sophisticated‚ co-ordinated fraud incident. "This involved the withdrawal of cash using a small number of... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Info leaked from SA bank used in Japanese fraud scheme"The South African banking operations of Standard Bank Group have been the vict
Info leaked from SA bank used in Japanese fraud scheme
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
"The South African banking operations of Standard Bank Group have been the victim of a sophisticated‚ coordinated fraud incident‚" it quoted the bank as saying. Info from 1600 credit cards issued by it were used to commit the fraud in “the space of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Standard Bank confirms R300m lost in credit card scam The scam involved the withdrawal of cash using a small number of fictitious c
Standard Bank confirms R300m lost in credit card scam
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
The scam involved the withdrawal of cash using a small number of fictitious cards at various ATMs in Japan. fraud,Standard Bank,Breaking News,Standard Bank South Africa JOHANNESBURG – Standard... Read more
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Super Sport
'SA spin bowling in good shape' Standard Bank Proteas spin bowling coach, Claude Henderson, is excited about
'SA spin bowling in good shape'
Super Sport / Posted 4 days ago
Standard Bank Proteas spin bowling coach, Claude Henderson, is excited about the future and the current state of the spin bowling resources in South Africa. Henderson is part of the Cricket South Africa spinners camp... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Power to Become One of the Most Tradable Commoditieswill be a dominant theme in the electricity markets of south-central African na
Power to Become One of the Most Tradable Commodities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
will be a dominant theme in the electricity markets of south-central African nations in the next three to five years, says Standard Bank. Mozambique, which currently has the potential to produce more electricity than its economy requires at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Age Group Extended for Smart ID Applicants At Banksquest to deliver a quality service to our people, we have partnered with four m
Age Group Extended for Smart ID Applicants At Banks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
quest to deliver a quality service to our people, we have partnered with four major banks including ABSA, FNB, Nedbank and Standard Bank to create innovative avenues to expand our footprint for the convenience of our clients. "President Jacob Zuma... Read more
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iol.co.za
Waiting anxiously for the return of Stan the DuckWhile we drank wine and ate sushi in the sun at the announcement of Standard Ba
Waiting anxiously for the return of Stan the Duck
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
While we drank wine and ate sushi in the sun at the announcement of Standard Bank’s return to cricket, Stuart Hess, The Star’s cricket writer, had but one burning question: “Does this mean the return of Stan the Duck?” Standard Bank officials were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Search for Eurobond Answers Take Auditor General to London, Nynow to go and see JP Morgan, Federal Reserve, City Transactions Services-New Yo
Search for Eurobond Answers Take Auditor General to London, Ny
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
now to go and see JP Morgan, Federal Reserve, City Transactions Services-New York, JP Services, Barclays Bank, ICB Standard Bank and Qatar National Bank. Irrespective of the information we have here, we need to go there and see them and... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Several factors hinder SA's economic growthprices is not good news for consumers. “Domestic petrol prices have increased
Several factors hinder SA's economic growth
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
prices is not good news for consumers. “Domestic petrol prices have increased by accumulative R1 per litre since March.” Standard Bank chief economist Goolam Ballim says there also other pressures facing the economy. “There’s pressure especially... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Power Trading Will Drive Electricity Landscapewill be a dominant theme in the electricity markets of south-central African na
Power Trading Will Drive Electricity Landscape
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
will be a dominant theme in the electricity markets of south-central African nations in the next three to five years, says Standard Bank. Mozambique, which currently has the potential to produce more electricity than its economy requires at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Power Trading Will Drive Africa's Electricity Landscape Over the Next Five Yearswill be a dominant theme in the electricity markets of south-central African na
Power Trading Will Drive Africa's Electricity Landscape Over the Next Five Years
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
will be a dominant theme in the electricity markets of south-central African nations in the next three to five years, says Standard Bank. Mozambique, which currently has the potential to produce more electricity than its economy requires at... Read more
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iol.co.za
Nothing standard about Proteas new sponsorJohannesburg - After last week’s embarrassing late postponement, Cricket South
Nothing standard about Proteas new sponsor
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
Johannesburg - After last week’s embarrassing late postponement, Cricket South Africa (CSA) was finally able to announce Standard Bank as a headline sponsor of the national team on Wednesday, rekindling an old association that was among the most... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africa, Not Mozambique to Industrialize With Mozambican Gasof the year, "the LDH has been notified of 83 summary executions which occurred
South Africa, Not Mozambique to Industrialize With Mozambican Gas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
of the year, "the LDH has been notified of 83 summary executions which occurred in Manica, Sofala, Tete and Zambezia." Standard Bank reports (11 May) that Mozambique is now the most indebted country in sub-Saharan Africa, with a debt probably... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Over 1 Million Treasury Bonds Traded in Debt Marketof intermediary agents, the registry operations were carried out by Banco de Fo
Over 1 Million Treasury Bonds Traded in Debt Market
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
of intermediary agents, the registry operations were carried out by Banco de Fomento Angola (BFA) with 46.81 percent, Standard Bank Angola with 34.89 percent, 18.04 percent of the Regional Keve Bank and Angolan Investment Bank (BAI) with 0.26... Read more
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iafrica.com
SARB to keep rates on hold?for the month of April came in at 6.2 percent, which is above the inflation tar
SARB to keep rates on hold?
iafrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
for the month of April came in at 6.2 percent, which is above the inflation target band of between three and six percent. Standard Bank economist Thandi Sithole says the Central Bank has already raised rates by 75 basis points. "We think the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Reserve Bank widely expected to keep interest rates on holdfor the month of April came in at 6.2 percent, which is above the inflation tar
Reserve Bank widely expected to keep interest rates on hold
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
for the month of April came in at 6.2 percent, which is above the inflation target band of between three and six percent. Standard Bank economist Thandi Sithole says the Central Bank has already raised rates by 75 basis points. “We think the... Read more
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