Steyn, Greta
August 2009
Finweek;8/13/2009, p69
The article presents the author's view on the economic issues faced by Tito Mboweni, Reserve Bank Governor of Southern Africa. He notes that monetary policy is one of the issues faced by the Governor which now reaches at a delicate point. Moreover, it stresses that the main concern of the Governor is the inflation rate in the country. Reportedly, a 6.9 percent inflation rate was seen in June 2009, which is far beyond the 7.2 percent expected rate while economic activity is very weak.


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