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Expect an Increase in the Manufacturing & Sales Figures for November 2014 to be Released Later Today.

By Vivian Atud What: Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) will today at 13:00 p.m. release the manufacturing and sales figures for November 2014. Manufacturing remains a key sector of the South African economy. Figure 1: Breakdown of gross value added by industry, 2012 (proportions) (Source: Stats SA, 2013) According to figure one, manufacturing is a key sector and second biggest […]

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Why I Added Spur to my Portfolio this Week

By Vivian atud Introduction Johannesburg– Sunburst africa–I added shares of Spur (JSE Code: SUR) to my portfolio this week. Spur is a growing multi-brand restaurant franchisor, headquartered in Cape Town- South Africa. The Spur group franchises four table service sit down restaurant brands including Spur Steak Ranches, Panarottis Pizza Pasta, John Dory’s Fish Grill Sushi and The Hussar Grill Steakhouse. […]

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Manufacturing and Mining Data for October Will Have Little Impact the JSE Today

By Sunburst Africa Editor Johannesburg—Sunburst Africa–Today there will be two sets of data published by statistics South Africa on both manufacturing and mining production for October, 2014. Manufacturing production increased by 8, 0% in September 2014 compared with September 2013. The 8,0% year-on-year increase in manufacturing production in September 2014 was mainly due to higher production in the motor vehicles, […]

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Food and Beverages Data Will boost the JSE Today

By Editor Sunburst africa Johannesburg- Sunburst Africa–The food and beverages sector represent a key part of the South African economy. This is because it is a sector involved in basic needs of SA consumers-food and drinks. Consumption of food and drinks increases with consumer income. As we head towards the festive holidays consumption increases as SA consumers have more disposable […]

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