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South Africa says spending, growth in focus after Fitch decision
June 1, 2017 / 1:39 PM / 4 months ago

South Africa says spending, growth in focus after Fitch decision

JOHANNESBURG, June 1 (Reuters) - South Africa’s Treasury said on Thursday it remains focused on fiscal consolidation and improving economic growth after Fitch ratings agency affirmed its sub-investment grade rating.

Ratings agency Fitch kept South Africa’s sub-investment grade rating on Thursday with a stable outlook, warning weak economic growth remained a key risk. (Reporting by Nqobile Dludla; Editing by Joe Brock)

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