South Africa's headline consumer inflation slowed unexpectedly in August, data showed on Wednesday, with analysts saying the print could make the central bank take a less hawkish tone when it delivers its interest rates decision on Thursday.
South Africa's mainly white union, Solidarity, and Sasol, said on Wednesday they would begin negotiations overseen by a labour tribunal to try to end a strike by the union over a share scheme offered exclusively to black staff.
South Africa's Rand strengthened against a softer Dollar early on Wednesday as expectations that Beijing would implement stimulus to reduce the economic blow from the Sino-United States trade war boosted investor appetite for emerging markets.
Chinese Premier, Li Keqiang, railed against "unilateralism" on Wednesday in a veiled allusion to the trade fight with the United States, and threw his weight behind further opening of the world's second largest economy.
Instagram today announced that it will be adding a shopping tab to the Explore section. This newly added feature will allow users to scroll through a dedicated feed of shoppable merchandise from various sellers.