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South Africa: Business Activity Sinks to 14-Month Low as Blackouts Briefly Resume

Jan 6, 2020 | 15:48 GMT

South Africa's IHS Markit purchasing managers' index plummeted to a 14-month low of 47.6 in November 2019, Bloomberg reported Jan. 6. The drop came as Eskom, the country's state-owned utility monopoly, briefly reintroduced blackouts over the weekend....

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