Why the CPI for December 2014 Will Fall by More than 0.1% when Stats SA Publish Figures Today

By Vivian Atud Johannesburg– Sunburst Africa–What: The Consumer Price Index (CPI) tracks the rate of change in the prices of goods and services purchased by consumers. Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) will today release data on the headline CPI for December 2014. We should expect a more than 0.1 percent fall in this figure. The headline CPI (for all urban areas) […]

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Why China’s Stocks Rebound From Biggest Drop in Six Years Today

By Vivian Atud What: In late morning trade today, China’s benchmark stock index has rebounded from the biggest loss in six years. Shares of various companies went up. Some of the biggest winners of the day include: Great Wall Motor Co. and Qingdao Haier Co. up more than 3 percent to lead a rally for consumer companies most reliant on economic […]

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