John Ashbourne

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John Ashbourne disse : "Há meses que o FMI fala dos salários dos funcionários públicos e defende o fim dos subsídios, e provavelmente vão tentar, com base no que fizeram noutros países, preservar ao máximos os gastos de cariz social" External link

verangola Monday, November 18, 2019 7:01:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Policymakers will be especially cautious at the moment in the context of the Moody’s outlook, pressure on the rand and the ending of the US Federal Reserve’s interest rate cutting cycle,” “So I am afraid that the Bank isn’t likely to step in to provide any support,” External link

businessday Sunday, November 17, 2019 6:05:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "Há meses que o FMI fala dos salários dos funcionários públicos e defende o fim dos subsídios, e provavelmente vão tentar, com base no que fizeram noutros países, preservar ao máximo os gastos de cariz social" External link

club-k Sunday, November 17, 2019 1:17:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : “Antevemos que a economia se vá contrair pelo quinto ano consecutivo em 2020 devido à inflação elevada, aperto orçamental e uma contínua fraqueza do setor petrolífero, que fará com que o PIB caia 1,5 por cento no próximo ano” External link

ptjornal Saturday, November 16, 2019 6:18:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "Há meses que o FMI fala dos salários dos funcionários públicos e defende o fim dos subsídios, e provavelmente vão tentar, com base no que fizeram noutros países, preservar ao máximo os gastos de cariz social" External link

jornaldenegocios Saturday, November 16, 2019 1:56:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point,” External link

jamaicaobserver Wednesday, November 13, 2019 8:59:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point,” External link

ngrguardiannews Tuesday, November 12, 2019 9:26:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point,” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, November 12, 2019 8:33:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point," External link

modernghana Sunday, November 10, 2019 5:18:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne assure : "Il est possible que cette nouvelle taxation fasse grimper les coûts au-delà du seuil de rentabilité" External link

slateafrique Sunday, November 10, 2019 2:13:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point,” External link

independent-UG Sunday, November 10, 2019 1:16:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne assure : "Il est possible que cette nouvelle taxation fasse grimper les coûts au-delà du seuil de rentabilité" External link

tv5 Sunday, November 10, 2019 11:35:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne assure : «Il est possible que cette nouvelle taxation fasse grimper les coûts au-delà du seuil de rentabilité» External link

la-croix Sunday, November 10, 2019 10:33:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point," External link

business-standard Sunday, November 10, 2019 7:53:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point," External link

ibtimes Sunday, November 10, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point," External link

pulse Sunday, November 10, 2019 7:12:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, November 10, 2019 6:50:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point," External link

afp-en Sunday, November 10, 2019 6:25:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “I think there will be some turbulence in the short term and more downward pressure on the rand,” External link

gulf-times Sunday, November 3, 2019 9:47:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “a painful admission that South Africa clearly faces a slowly unfolding fiscal crisis,” External link

theglobeandmail Wednesday, October 30, 2019 9:51:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “If this cannot be done, then the region’s surging population will be more of a burden than a boon,” External link

BFTOnline Thursday, October 24, 2019 9:31:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “SA policymakers are quite hawkish and would want to see inflation anchored near the middle of the target range for several months. If policymakers were going to make a second cut, we think that they would have done so in September,” External link

businessday Wednesday, October 23, 2019 1:32:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “there is still a growing risk the economy contracted over quarter three as a whole” External link

businessday Wednesday, October 16, 2019 8:30:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "We expect that policymakers will continue the easing cycle that they began in August," External link

wsau Wednesday, October 9, 2019 4:52:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne added : "Indeed, given the surprisingly dovish tone of the most recent policy board meeting, we think that the key rate will be cut by 25 basis points in both November and in December, taking it to 7.25% by the end of the year," External link

wsau Wednesday, October 9, 2019 4:52:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne says : “Obviously the main cost [of the storms] was felt by the affected people, but the economy has been dealt a serious blow,” External link

africanbusinessmagazine Tuesday, October 8, 2019 1:36:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne says : “There will be a huge jump in GDP in the mid-2020s, but I doubt there will be much real structural change,” “This looks more like Chad’s oil boom than Kuwait’s oil-powered development” External link

africanbusinessmagazine Tuesday, October 8, 2019 1:36:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “It is difficult to overstate how bad a result this was for SA’s fragile manufacturing sector,” External link

businessday Tuesday, October 1, 2019 1:50:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse ( about João Lourenço ) : "Houve algum optimismo quando João Lourenço chegou à Presidência, mas eu penso que a maior parte desse optimismo já se desvaneceu" External link

novojornal Wednesday, September 25, 2019 7:04:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “If this cannot be done, then the region’s surging population will be more of a burden than a boon,” External link

BFTOnline Monday, September 16, 2019 11:09:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “We think that this has opened a small window for another interest-rate cut on September 19,” External link

businessday Tuesday, September 3, 2019 3:08:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The August PMI suggests that the economy was pretty weak in the middle of quarter three,” External link

businessday Monday, September 2, 2019 4:43:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The land reform process will probably create more rand-negative headlines over the next couple of months, but our key view is that the actual law will lead to a pretty moderate, gradual process and that fears of a Zimbabwe-style disaster will fade,” External link

businessday Monday, September 2, 2019 4:18:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Given problems in Argentina, worries about the US/China trade war, and an increasing sense that the world economy is slowing, many investors are withdrawing from emerging markets for the relatively safety of assets in developed markets,” “This withdrawal of investment will act as a headwind to local markets in South Africa, and will add to the pressure on the rand. But provided that the flows remain relatively small, it shouldn’t really change the economic picture” External link

iol Friday, August 30, 2019 3:07:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The return to growth increases the risk that policymakers will leave their key interest rate on hold at 6.50% next month, rather than as we expect cut to 6.25%," External link

4-traders Wednesday, August 21, 2019 10:55:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne added : "They may also be spooked by the rand's recent weakness," External link

4-traders Wednesday, August 21, 2019 10:55:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "China is a big country with a huge economy but it has never shown any sign of hegemonic approach or bullied other countries for its own gains," External link

xinhuanet_en Monday, August 19, 2019 4:37:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The pressure on the rand probably won’t let up anytime soon,” External link

businessday Sunday, August 18, 2019 8:02:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Signs of a recovery in the second quarter have increased the risk that policymakers will leave their key rate on hold at 6.50% in September, rather than cutting as currently expected,” External link

businessday Sunday, August 18, 2019 8:02:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Taken together, the available figures for June point to a reasonable recovery. Output seems to be rising across the economy, even if production remains below recent peaks in all of the key sectors," "We’ll know more when retail sales figures for June are released on 14th August, but for now we think that the economy probably expanded by 1.5-2 percent quarter-on-quarter at seasonally adjusted annual rate in second quarter. Given the recent weakness of the rand, the return to potential growth raises the risks that policymakers will leave their key rate on hold in September" External link

iol Sunday, August 11, 2019 11:07:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Looser policy will help to boost growth in South Africa in 2020,” External link

eyewitness-news Thursday, July 11, 2019 5:47:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "A política mais flexível ajudará a impulsionar o crescimento na África do Sul em 2020" External link

portalangop Thursday, July 11, 2019 1:46:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Looser policy will help to boost growth in South Africa in 2020,” External link

iol Thursday, July 11, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Looser policy will help to boost growth in South Africa in 2020," External link

wsau Thursday, July 11, 2019 9:32:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “But the persistence of very weak PMI readings is worrying. While the survey has a history of misleadingly low readings, these tend to be one-offs. The survey has now given consistently poor readings since the start of the year,” External link

businessday Monday, July 1, 2019 3:40:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Inflation is now well-anchored within the 3% to 6% target range, and the economy is performing very poorly,” External link

eyewitness-news Friday, June 21, 2019 5:13:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Inflation is now well-anchored within the 3% to 6% target range, and the economy is performing very poorly," External link

4-traders Friday, June 21, 2019 11:07:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Investors are hoping that Mozambique will come into a lot of money as gas becomes a huge source of foreign currency by 2022 or 2023," External link

independent-ie Thursday, June 20, 2019 4:49:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Between now and 2025, government revenue can go through the roof," "But investors will be watching the government's ability to harness this project for sustainable growth and long-run outcomes. If that doesn't happen, they'll be disappointed" External link

independent-ie Thursday, June 20, 2019 4:49:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The big problem for SA’s finances is on the revenue side, and that will remain a concern as long as growth is weak. But the difference between growth of 0.5% and growth of 1% isn’t going to be the deciding factor here — either outcome would be very poor,” External link

businessday Wednesday, June 5, 2019 7:16:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The big problem for SA’s finances is on the revenue side, and that will remain a concern as long as growth is weak. But the difference between growth of 0.5% and growth of 1% isn’t going to be the deciding factor here — either outcome would be very poor,” External link

businessday Wednesday, June 5, 2019 10:18:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “will face increased pressure to push forward with his reform plans,” External link

theglobeandmail Tuesday, June 4, 2019 3:03:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Cyril Ramaphosa ) : “Our gross domestic product (GDP) tracker suggests that overall output probably dropped by about 2percent quarter-on-quarter. This would follow growth of 1.4percent in the fourth. This would be the worst performance since the first quarter of 2018. And it would underline the scale of the economic challenges faced by President Cyril Ramaphosa,” External link

iol Thursday, May 16, 2019 12:57:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne says : “It still looks almost certain that the South African economy contracted in the first quarter,” External link

businessday Sunday, May 12, 2019 9:08:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne says : “We’re relatively optimistic that the president will manage to save Eskom from total collapse. The situation is now, after all, impossible to ignore. And the government seems to have accepted the need for significant spending to address the problem,” External link

businessday Wednesday, May 8, 2019 7:47:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “tão recentemente como em Outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projectar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018” External link

portaldeangola Thursday, April 25, 2019 11:09:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019” External link

portaldeangola Thursday, April 25, 2019 11:09:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “tão recentemente como em outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projetar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018” External link

angola24horas Thursday, April 25, 2019 9:21:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019” External link

angola24horas Thursday, April 25, 2019 9:21:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “tão recentemente como em Outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projectar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018” External link

jornalf8 Wednesday, April 24, 2019 10:44:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019” External link

jornalf8 Wednesday, April 24, 2019 10:44:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : "tão recentemente como em Outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projectar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018" External link

verangola Wednesday, April 24, 2019 6:14:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : "a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019" External link

verangola Wednesday, April 24, 2019 6:14:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “tão recentemente como em outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projetar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018” External link

angonoticias Wednesday, April 24, 2019 5:55:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019” External link

angonoticias Wednesday, April 24, 2019 5:55:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “tão recentemente como em outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projectar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018” External link

mercado Wednesday, April 24, 2019 4:59:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019” External link

mercado Wednesday, April 24, 2019 4:59:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “tão recentemente como em outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projetar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018” External link

portugalglobal Wednesday, April 24, 2019 2:08:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019” External link

portugalglobal Wednesday, April 24, 2019 2:08:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “tão recentemente como em outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projetar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018” External link

portugalglobal Wednesday, April 24, 2019 2:08:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019” External link

portugalglobal Wednesday, April 24, 2019 2:08:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Disruptions in the agricultural sector are fading, and we think that improved business confidence will boost private sector investment after this year's election. Stronger growth will cause boost import demand, and widen the current account deficit to about 3.5percent of GDP, which was its level over 2018 as a whole,” External link

iol Monday, April 15, 2019 2:18:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The biggest driver of the shortfall is the country’s income account, which is caused by the repatriation of profits from foreign investors. (Many of them South African-focused firms that are tax-resident abroad.) This is unlikely to change over the short term,” External link

iol Tuesday, April 9, 2019 8:19:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne says : “It’s important to understand how bad the result happening right now is,” External link

africanbusinessmagazine Monday, April 1, 2019 5:36:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne says : “It’s administratively within Nigeria but doesn’t actually touch the country at all, and that way you avoid some of these problems,” External link

africanbusinessmagazine Monday, April 1, 2019 5:36:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "Ainda é provavelmente demasiado cedo para avaliar realisticamente os danos, mas é muito possível que os efeitos económicos sejam surpreendentemente limitados" External link

expresso Monday, March 25, 2019 3:41:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Today’s figures suggest that the economy weakened at the start of the year,” External link

eyewitness-news Thursday, March 14, 2019 10:48:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Eskom was forced to impose cuts in February after shut-downs at several key generators. We've always argued that the economic pain caused by so-called load shedding is pretty small, though it does disproportionately fall on energy-intensive sectors like manufacturing,” External link

iol Monday, March 4, 2019 11:36:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

wsau Thursday, February 28, 2019 8:07:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

reuters-en Thursday, February 28, 2019 2:01:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

aljazeera-en Wednesday, February 27, 2019 11:31:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

news18 Wednesday, February 27, 2019 9:54:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, February 27, 2019 6:57:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

reuters-en Wednesday, February 27, 2019 6:45:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

trust2 Wednesday, February 27, 2019 6:30:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, February 27, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

reuters-en Wednesday, February 27, 2019 2:37:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "O nosso receio é sobre a posição da dívida de Angola, que é muito opaca, quer da República, quer a da Sonangol, em ambos os casos os números não se percebem bem e há um receio de que quando percebermos melhor, podem ser piores do que pensávamos e podemos ter uma surpresa desagradável, como aconteceu em Moçambique" External link

opais Monday, February 4, 2019 11:27:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : “Todos os números que temos sugerem que a produção de petróleo foi fraca no final do ano passado e continuará fraca este ano” External link

portaldeangola Monday, February 4, 2019 10:07:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "O nosso receio é sobre a posição da dívida de Angola, que é muito opaca, quer da República, quer a da Sonangol, em ambas os casos os números não se percebem bem e há um receio de que quando percebermos melhor, podem ser piores do que pensávamos e podemos ter uma surpresa desagradável, como aconteceu em Moçambique" External link

sabado Sunday, February 3, 2019 6:47:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : “Todos os números que temos sugerem que a produção de petróleo foi fraca no final do ano passado e continuará fraca este ano” External link

diarioeconomico Sunday, February 3, 2019 6:44:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "O nosso receio é sobre a posição da dívida de Angola, que é muito opaca, quer da República, quer a da Sonangol, em ambas os casos os números não se percebem bem e há um receio de que quando percebermos melhor, podem ser piores do que pensávamos e podemos ter uma surpresa desagradável, como aconteceu em Moçambique" External link

jornaldenegocios Sunday, February 3, 2019 6:39:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "Todos os números que temos sugerem que a produção de petróleo foi fraca no final do ano passado e continuará fraca este ano" External link

cmjornal Sunday, February 3, 2019 6:17:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne says : “With inflation well within target and economic growth weak, we think that the next move will be a cut. We’d already pencilled in a 25 basis point cut in 2020, by which time the US policymakers will be easing policy,” External link

iol Wednesday, January 23, 2019 12:05:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "South African policymakers' abrupt shift away from their previous hawkish rhetoric suggests that further rate hikes are now unlikely," External link

4-traders Thursday, January 17, 2019 7:32:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Inflation will still be above the midpoint of the target, if it thought inflation was worrying to hike in November, then I think the same argument will apply in the first part of this year,” External link

eyewitness-news Friday, January 11, 2019 1:55:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Inflation will still be above the midpoint of the target, if it thought inflation was worrying to hike in November, then I think the same argument will apply in the first part of this year," External link

4-traders Friday, January 11, 2019 11:14:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : “The proposal is unlikely to be approved before February’s election, meaning that both the assembly and Mr. Buhari himself might be replaced mid-way through the process,” External link

africanewswire Thursday, December 20, 2018 12:13:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : "The proposal is unlikely to be approved before February's election, meaning that both the assembly and Mr. Buhari himself might be replaced mid-way through the process," External link

voanews Wednesday, December 19, 2018 9:11:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Continued economic growth and high inflation add to the likelihood of another 25-basis-point rate hike in the first quarter,” External link

iol Monday, December 17, 2018 4:23:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “We estimate that debt servicing costs absorb about 12percent of South Africa’s government revenues. This is about average for sub-Saharan Africa, and a bit lower than the ratio seen in Latin America,” External link

iol Thursday, October 26, 2017 11:49:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Chartered Bank ) : “One of the key goals of the document was probably to get the World Bank and African Development Bank on board with lending Nigeria some more money, since both of them have made a detailed plan a precondition of further borrowing,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, March 9, 2017 6:36:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Chartered Bank ) : "One of the key goals of the document was probably to get the World Bank and African Development Bank on board with lending Nigeria some more money, since both of them have made a detailed plan a precondition of further borrowing," External link

afp-en Thursday, March 9, 2017 3:36:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “We now forecast that the Reserve Bank will reduce rates from 7% to 6.5% by the end of the year‚” External link

enca Saturday, March 4, 2017 9:01:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Frankly, the market got a bit ahead of itself when it came to African debt. There was a lot of optimism and some of that was probably misplaced,” External link

iran-daily Saturday, January 21, 2017 2:09:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Mozambique is now essentially in default,” “That means the headlines we will see about African debt over the next few months will be almost universally negative” External link

iran-daily Saturday, January 21, 2017 2:09:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “It does strengthen the narrative that things are pretty troubling right now and that the country really needs to turn things around,” External link

timesofoman Saturday, November 26, 2016 5:17:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Policymakers seem to be rowing back their claim that the tightening cycle is coming to an end," "We expect that policy-makers will only raise rates again in the event of a sharp fall in the rand against the U.S. dollar" External link

reuters Thursday, November 24, 2016 8:49:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne added : “The bigger picture is that today’s figures suggest that the downtown continued into the third quarter unabated,” “Despite government efforts to boost domestic production, the contraction of the manufacturing sector worsened,” External link

onlinenigeria Monday, November 21, 2016 8:53:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne added : “The bigger picture is that today’s figures suggest that the downtown continued into the third quarter unabated,” “Despite government efforts to boost domestic production, the contraction of the manufacturing sector worsened,” External link

vanguardngr Monday, November 21, 2016 8:21:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne added : "The bigger picture is that today's figures suggest that the downtown continued into the third quarter unabated," "Despite government efforts to boost domestic production, the contraction of the manufacturing sector worsened," External link

iafrica Monday, November 21, 2016 7:58:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The bigger picture is that today's figures suggest that the downtown continued into the third quarter unabated," External link

afp-en Monday, November 21, 2016 1:57:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Despite government efforts to boost domestic production, the contraction of the manufacturing sector worsened," External link

afp-en Monday, November 21, 2016 1:57:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "there are some countries with far too many banks," External link

chicagotribune Monday, November 7, 2016 12:02:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “For Africa as a whole, this isn’t one of the big things to worry about. There are other things that are going wrong that are more important,” External link

AddisFortune Wednesday, October 26, 2016 9:18:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “All depends on getting the economy growing again,” External link

mg Monday, October 24, 2016 10:07:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne says ( about Jacob Zuma ) : “If President Zuma does succeed in removing another respected finance minister, we expect that the rand will continue to fall sharply,” External link

economist Thursday, October 13, 2016 6:28:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Which is fair — almost all forecasters expect growth will pick up a bit next year. The consensus is that the worst is over and we should soon be seeing signs of a sustained recovery," External link

bdlive Tuesday, October 4, 2016 9:09:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The MPC statement, however, was more dovish than we had expected,” External link

iol Friday, September 23, 2016 5:42:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The MPC statement, however, was more dovish than we had expected," External link

reuters Thursday, September 22, 2016 7:24:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Over the longer term, however, we still expect that rates will have to rise. Headline inflation will probably trend towards 7% by the end of the year, prompting a 25 basis point hike in November," External link

businessday Wednesday, September 21, 2016 2:22:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Over the longer term, however, we still expect that rates will have to rise. Headline inflation will probably trend towards 7% by the end of the year, prompting a 25 basis point hike in November," External link

bdlive Wednesday, September 21, 2016 1:50:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "CBN's refusal to bow to government pressure is a notable sign of the institution's independence," External link

reuters Tuesday, September 20, 2016 6:53:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

bdlive Thursday, September 15, 2016 9:25:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

businessday Thursday, September 15, 2016 8:52:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit,” External link

dailytrust Wednesday, September 14, 2016 4:32:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

allafrica Wednesday, September 14, 2016 9:20:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit,” External link

ngrguardiannews Wednesday, September 14, 2016 12:13:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

dailytrust Tuesday, September 13, 2016 7:16:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The recent data has certainly reduced the chances of a downgrade. It's gone from more or less inevitable to being a possibility,” External link

iol Tuesday, September 13, 2016 7:16:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 13, 2016 7:11:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The recent data has certainly reduced the chances of a downgrade. It's gone from more or less inevitable to being a possibility," External link

reuters-af Tuesday, September 13, 2016 3:11:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

reuters-en Tuesday, September 13, 2016 10:58:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

tradearabia Tuesday, September 13, 2016 9:49:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

reuters Tuesday, September 13, 2016 9:21:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

reuters-af Tuesday, September 13, 2016 9:02:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Nigeria is very dependent on foreign investment to improve the infrastructure and [to] get the economy back on track we need investor confidence," External link

allafrica Saturday, September 3, 2016 5:51:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "More important than the headline number is the fact that almost all key sectors of the economy are now struggling," External link

breakingnews-ie Wednesday, August 31, 2016 9:54:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "continue to shrink over the duration of this year," External link

breakingnews-ie Wednesday, August 31, 2016 9:54:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "More important than the headline number is the fact that almost all key sectors of the economy are now struggling," External link

belfasttelegraph Wednesday, August 31, 2016 5:48:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "continue to shrink over the duration of this year," External link

belfasttelegraph Wednesday, August 31, 2016 5:48:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : "Investors want to see some direction from Buhari, there is a sense that the policies they have implemented so far aren't working," External link

BangkokPost Wednesday, August 31, 2016 5:23:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne explique ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : "Les investisseurs ont besoin de voir les directions que va prendre Buhari. Pour l'instant, ils sentent que les décisions qu'il a prises jusqu'à présent ne fonctionnent pas" External link

slateafrique Wednesday, August 31, 2016 4:52:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “I think people underestimated the degree to which the oil sector would contract,” External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, August 31, 2016 4:48:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : “Investors want to see some direction from Buhari, there is a sense that the policies they have implemented so far aren’t working,” “Nigeria is very dependant on foreign investment to improve the infrastructure and get the economy back on track, we need investor confidence,” External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, August 31, 2016 4:48:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "More important than the headline number is the fact that almost all key sectors of the economy are now struggling," External link

independent-ie-regional Wednesday, August 31, 2016 4:04:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "continue to shrink over the duration of this year," External link

independent-ie-regional Wednesday, August 31, 2016 4:04:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Much of the blame for this must fall on Nigeria's government. Import restrictions have crippled the manufacturing sector, which was long seen as a potential driver of non-oil growth," External link

money-cnn Wednesday, August 31, 2016 3:50:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne explique ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : "Les investisseurs ont besoin de voir les directions que va prendre Buhari. Pour l'instant, ils sentent que les décisions qu'il a prises jusqu'à présent ne fonctionnent pas" External link

afp-fr Wednesday, August 31, 2016 3:33:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Much of the blame for this must fall on Nigeria's government. Import restrictions have crippled the manufacturing sector, which was long seen as a potential driver of non-oil growth," External link

cnn Wednesday, August 31, 2016 3:26:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : "Investors want to see some direction from Buhari, there is a sense that the policies they have implemented so far aren't working," External link

afp-en Wednesday, August 31, 2016 3:07:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “I think people underestimated the degree to which the oil sector would contract,” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, August 31, 2016 2:11:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : “Investors want to see some direction from Buhari, there is a sense that the policies they have implemented so far aren’t working,” “Nigeria is very dependant on foreign investment to improve the infrastructure and get the economy back on track, we need investor confidence,” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, August 31, 2016 2:11:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "I think people underestimated the degree to which the oil sector would contract," External link

afp-en Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:35:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : "Investors want to see some direction from Buhari, there is a sense that the policies they have implemented so far aren't working," "Nigeria is very dependant on foreign investment to improve the infrastructure and get the economy back on track, we need investor confidence," External link

afp-en Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:35:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne added : “But weak retail sales growth highlights the fragility of the economy,” External link

mineweb Wednesday, August 17, 2016 8:20:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne added : “But weak retail sales growth highlights the fragility of the economy,” External link

iol Wednesday, August 17, 2016 6:37:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne added : "But weak retail sales growth highlights the fragility of the economy," External link

reuters-af Wednesday, August 17, 2016 4:34:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, August 8, 2016 9:42:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

thestar-my Friday, August 5, 2016 9:27:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

reuters Friday, August 5, 2016 8:42:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

reuters-en Friday, August 5, 2016 7:36:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

thestar-my Friday, August 5, 2016 2:56:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

reuters-en Friday, August 5, 2016 2:45:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

reuters-en Friday, August 5, 2016 1:41:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The results suggest that South Africa's political system is becoming much more competitive,” External link

eyewitness-news Friday, August 5, 2016 11:33:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The results suggest that South Africa's political system is becoming much more competitive," External link

reuters-af Friday, August 5, 2016 10:34:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The results suggest that South Africa's political system is becoming much more competitive," External link

reuters-en Friday, August 5, 2016 10:09:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The results suggest that South Africa's political system is becoming much more competitive," External link

enca Friday, August 5, 2016 8:16:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The results suggest that South Africa's political system is becoming much more competitive," External link

thestar-my Friday, August 5, 2016 4:49:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

reuters-en Thursday, August 4, 2016 10:02:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

reuters Thursday, August 4, 2016 8:30:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “This is good news, and I think the crucial thing is that the surplus in recent months has been the result of significant export growth, not weakness in imports. So, the surplus is a real — and rare — sign of strength” External link

bdlive Monday, August 1, 2016 8:33:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “This [fall in per capita GDP] is very bad news. It’s something that people really haven’t paid enough attention to in Africa,” External link

dailyindependentnig Friday, July 22, 2016 8:38:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne argued : “there are two things happening. Trend growth in most cases has come down because of lower commodity prices and that has coincided with big problems in the three largest economies” External link

dailyindependentnig Friday, July 22, 2016 8:38:00 AM EAT



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John Ashbourne disse : "Há meses que o FMI fala dos salários dos funcionários públicos e defende o fim dos subsídios, e provavelmente vão tentar, com base no que fizeram noutros países, preservar ao máximos os gastos de cariz social" External link

verangola Monday, November 18, 2019 7:01:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Policymakers will be especially cautious at the moment in the context of the Moody’s outlook, pressure on the rand and the ending of the US Federal Reserve’s interest rate cutting cycle,” “So I am afraid that the Bank isn’t likely to step in to provide any support,” External link

businessday Sunday, November 17, 2019 6:05:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "Há meses que o FMI fala dos salários dos funcionários públicos e defende o fim dos subsídios, e provavelmente vão tentar, com base no que fizeram noutros países, preservar ao máximo os gastos de cariz social" External link

club-k Sunday, November 17, 2019 1:17:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : “Antevemos que a economia se vá contrair pelo quinto ano consecutivo em 2020 devido à inflação elevada, aperto orçamental e uma contínua fraqueza do setor petrolífero, que fará com que o PIB caia 1,5 por cento no próximo ano” External link

ptjornal Saturday, November 16, 2019 6:18:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "Há meses que o FMI fala dos salários dos funcionários públicos e defende o fim dos subsídios, e provavelmente vão tentar, com base no que fizeram noutros países, preservar ao máximo os gastos de cariz social" External link

jornaldenegocios Saturday, November 16, 2019 1:56:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point,” External link

jamaicaobserver Wednesday, November 13, 2019 8:59:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point,” External link

ngrguardiannews Tuesday, November 12, 2019 9:26:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point,” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, November 12, 2019 8:33:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point," External link

modernghana Sunday, November 10, 2019 5:18:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne assure : "Il est possible que cette nouvelle taxation fasse grimper les coûts au-delà du seuil de rentabilité" External link

slateafrique Sunday, November 10, 2019 2:13:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point,” External link

independent-UG Sunday, November 10, 2019 1:16:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne assure : "Il est possible que cette nouvelle taxation fasse grimper les coûts au-delà du seuil de rentabilité" External link

tv5 Sunday, November 10, 2019 11:35:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne assure : «Il est possible que cette nouvelle taxation fasse grimper les coûts au-delà du seuil de rentabilité» External link

la-croix Sunday, November 10, 2019 10:33:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point," External link

business-standard Sunday, November 10, 2019 7:53:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point," External link

ibtimes Sunday, November 10, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point," External link

pulse Sunday, November 10, 2019 7:12:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, November 10, 2019 6:50:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "It is possible that this new tax will push costs over the break-even point," External link

afp-en Sunday, November 10, 2019 6:25:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “I think there will be some turbulence in the short term and more downward pressure on the rand,” External link

gulf-times Sunday, November 3, 2019 9:47:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “a painful admission that South Africa clearly faces a slowly unfolding fiscal crisis,” External link

theglobeandmail Wednesday, October 30, 2019 9:51:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “If this cannot be done, then the region’s surging population will be more of a burden than a boon,” External link

BFTOnline Thursday, October 24, 2019 9:31:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “SA policymakers are quite hawkish and would want to see inflation anchored near the middle of the target range for several months. If policymakers were going to make a second cut, we think that they would have done so in September,” External link

businessday Wednesday, October 23, 2019 1:32:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “there is still a growing risk the economy contracted over quarter three as a whole” External link

businessday Wednesday, October 16, 2019 8:30:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "We expect that policymakers will continue the easing cycle that they began in August," External link

wsau Wednesday, October 9, 2019 4:52:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne added : "Indeed, given the surprisingly dovish tone of the most recent policy board meeting, we think that the key rate will be cut by 25 basis points in both November and in December, taking it to 7.25% by the end of the year," External link

wsau Wednesday, October 9, 2019 4:52:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne says : “Obviously the main cost [of the storms] was felt by the affected people, but the economy has been dealt a serious blow,” External link

africanbusinessmagazine Tuesday, October 8, 2019 1:36:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne says : “There will be a huge jump in GDP in the mid-2020s, but I doubt there will be much real structural change,” “This looks more like Chad’s oil boom than Kuwait’s oil-powered development” External link

africanbusinessmagazine Tuesday, October 8, 2019 1:36:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “It is difficult to overstate how bad a result this was for SA’s fragile manufacturing sector,” External link

businessday Tuesday, October 1, 2019 1:50:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse ( about João Lourenço ) : "Houve algum optimismo quando João Lourenço chegou à Presidência, mas eu penso que a maior parte desse optimismo já se desvaneceu" External link

novojornal Wednesday, September 25, 2019 7:04:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “If this cannot be done, then the region’s surging population will be more of a burden than a boon,” External link

BFTOnline Monday, September 16, 2019 11:09:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “We think that this has opened a small window for another interest-rate cut on September 19,” External link

businessday Tuesday, September 3, 2019 3:08:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The August PMI suggests that the economy was pretty weak in the middle of quarter three,” External link

businessday Monday, September 2, 2019 4:43:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The land reform process will probably create more rand-negative headlines over the next couple of months, but our key view is that the actual law will lead to a pretty moderate, gradual process and that fears of a Zimbabwe-style disaster will fade,” External link

businessday Monday, September 2, 2019 4:18:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Given problems in Argentina, worries about the US/China trade war, and an increasing sense that the world economy is slowing, many investors are withdrawing from emerging markets for the relatively safety of assets in developed markets,” “This withdrawal of investment will act as a headwind to local markets in South Africa, and will add to the pressure on the rand. But provided that the flows remain relatively small, it shouldn’t really change the economic picture” External link

iol Friday, August 30, 2019 3:07:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The return to growth increases the risk that policymakers will leave their key interest rate on hold at 6.50% next month, rather than as we expect cut to 6.25%," External link

4-traders Wednesday, August 21, 2019 10:55:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne added : "They may also be spooked by the rand's recent weakness," External link

4-traders Wednesday, August 21, 2019 10:55:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "China is a big country with a huge economy but it has never shown any sign of hegemonic approach or bullied other countries for its own gains," External link

xinhuanet_en Monday, August 19, 2019 4:37:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The pressure on the rand probably won’t let up anytime soon,” External link

businessday Sunday, August 18, 2019 8:02:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Signs of a recovery in the second quarter have increased the risk that policymakers will leave their key rate on hold at 6.50% in September, rather than cutting as currently expected,” External link

businessday Sunday, August 18, 2019 8:02:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Taken together, the available figures for June point to a reasonable recovery. Output seems to be rising across the economy, even if production remains below recent peaks in all of the key sectors," "We’ll know more when retail sales figures for June are released on 14th August, but for now we think that the economy probably expanded by 1.5-2 percent quarter-on-quarter at seasonally adjusted annual rate in second quarter. Given the recent weakness of the rand, the return to potential growth raises the risks that policymakers will leave their key rate on hold in September" External link

iol Sunday, August 11, 2019 11:07:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Looser policy will help to boost growth in South Africa in 2020,” External link

eyewitness-news Thursday, July 11, 2019 5:47:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "A política mais flexível ajudará a impulsionar o crescimento na África do Sul em 2020" External link

portalangop Thursday, July 11, 2019 1:46:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Looser policy will help to boost growth in South Africa in 2020,” External link

iol Thursday, July 11, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Looser policy will help to boost growth in South Africa in 2020," External link

wsau Thursday, July 11, 2019 9:32:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “But the persistence of very weak PMI readings is worrying. While the survey has a history of misleadingly low readings, these tend to be one-offs. The survey has now given consistently poor readings since the start of the year,” External link

businessday Monday, July 1, 2019 3:40:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Inflation is now well-anchored within the 3% to 6% target range, and the economy is performing very poorly,” External link

eyewitness-news Friday, June 21, 2019 5:13:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Inflation is now well-anchored within the 3% to 6% target range, and the economy is performing very poorly," External link

4-traders Friday, June 21, 2019 11:07:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Investors are hoping that Mozambique will come into a lot of money as gas becomes a huge source of foreign currency by 2022 or 2023," External link

independent-ie Thursday, June 20, 2019 4:49:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Between now and 2025, government revenue can go through the roof," "But investors will be watching the government's ability to harness this project for sustainable growth and long-run outcomes. If that doesn't happen, they'll be disappointed" External link

independent-ie Thursday, June 20, 2019 4:49:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The big problem for SA’s finances is on the revenue side, and that will remain a concern as long as growth is weak. But the difference between growth of 0.5% and growth of 1% isn’t going to be the deciding factor here — either outcome would be very poor,” External link

businessday Wednesday, June 5, 2019 7:16:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The big problem for SA’s finances is on the revenue side, and that will remain a concern as long as growth is weak. But the difference between growth of 0.5% and growth of 1% isn’t going to be the deciding factor here — either outcome would be very poor,” External link

businessday Wednesday, June 5, 2019 10:18:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “will face increased pressure to push forward with his reform plans,” External link

theglobeandmail Tuesday, June 4, 2019 3:03:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Cyril Ramaphosa ) : “Our gross domestic product (GDP) tracker suggests that overall output probably dropped by about 2percent quarter-on-quarter. This would follow growth of 1.4percent in the fourth. This would be the worst performance since the first quarter of 2018. And it would underline the scale of the economic challenges faced by President Cyril Ramaphosa,” External link

iol Thursday, May 16, 2019 12:57:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne says : “It still looks almost certain that the South African economy contracted in the first quarter,” External link

businessday Sunday, May 12, 2019 9:08:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne says : “We’re relatively optimistic that the president will manage to save Eskom from total collapse. The situation is now, after all, impossible to ignore. And the government seems to have accepted the need for significant spending to address the problem,” External link

businessday Wednesday, May 8, 2019 7:47:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “tão recentemente como em Outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projectar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018” External link

portaldeangola Thursday, April 25, 2019 11:09:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019” External link

portaldeangola Thursday, April 25, 2019 11:09:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “tão recentemente como em outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projetar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018” External link

angola24horas Thursday, April 25, 2019 9:21:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019” External link

angola24horas Thursday, April 25, 2019 9:21:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “tão recentemente como em Outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projectar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018” External link

jornalf8 Wednesday, April 24, 2019 10:44:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019” External link

jornalf8 Wednesday, April 24, 2019 10:44:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : "tão recentemente como em Outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projectar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018" External link

verangola Wednesday, April 24, 2019 6:14:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : "a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019" External link

verangola Wednesday, April 24, 2019 6:14:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “tão recentemente como em outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projetar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018” External link

angonoticias Wednesday, April 24, 2019 5:55:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019” External link

angonoticias Wednesday, April 24, 2019 5:55:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “tão recentemente como em outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projectar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018” External link

mercado Wednesday, April 24, 2019 4:59:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019” External link

mercado Wednesday, April 24, 2019 4:59:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “tão recentemente como em outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projetar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018” External link

portugalglobal Wednesday, April 24, 2019 2:08:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019” External link

portugalglobal Wednesday, April 24, 2019 2:08:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “tão recentemente como em outubro, o Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) ainda estava a projetar que o PIB ficasse basicamente estagnado em 2018” External link

portugalglobal Wednesday, April 24, 2019 2:08:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne afirmou : “a economia deverá enfrentar um novo ano atribulado em 2019” External link

portugalglobal Wednesday, April 24, 2019 2:08:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Disruptions in the agricultural sector are fading, and we think that improved business confidence will boost private sector investment after this year's election. Stronger growth will cause boost import demand, and widen the current account deficit to about 3.5percent of GDP, which was its level over 2018 as a whole,” External link

iol Monday, April 15, 2019 2:18:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The biggest driver of the shortfall is the country’s income account, which is caused by the repatriation of profits from foreign investors. (Many of them South African-focused firms that are tax-resident abroad.) This is unlikely to change over the short term,” External link

iol Tuesday, April 9, 2019 8:19:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne says : “It’s important to understand how bad the result happening right now is,” External link

africanbusinessmagazine Monday, April 1, 2019 5:36:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne says : “It’s administratively within Nigeria but doesn’t actually touch the country at all, and that way you avoid some of these problems,” External link

africanbusinessmagazine Monday, April 1, 2019 5:36:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "Ainda é provavelmente demasiado cedo para avaliar realisticamente os danos, mas é muito possível que os efeitos económicos sejam surpreendentemente limitados" External link

expresso Monday, March 25, 2019 3:41:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Today’s figures suggest that the economy weakened at the start of the year,” External link

eyewitness-news Thursday, March 14, 2019 10:48:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Eskom was forced to impose cuts in February after shut-downs at several key generators. We've always argued that the economic pain caused by so-called load shedding is pretty small, though it does disproportionately fall on energy-intensive sectors like manufacturing,” External link

iol Monday, March 4, 2019 11:36:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

wsau Thursday, February 28, 2019 8:07:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

reuters-en Thursday, February 28, 2019 2:01:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

aljazeera-en Wednesday, February 27, 2019 11:31:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

news18 Wednesday, February 27, 2019 9:54:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, February 27, 2019 6:57:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

reuters-en Wednesday, February 27, 2019 6:45:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

trust2 Wednesday, February 27, 2019 6:30:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, February 27, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "A legal challenge is very unlikely to overturn the official result," External link

reuters-en Wednesday, February 27, 2019 2:37:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "O nosso receio é sobre a posição da dívida de Angola, que é muito opaca, quer da República, quer a da Sonangol, em ambos os casos os números não se percebem bem e há um receio de que quando percebermos melhor, podem ser piores do que pensávamos e podemos ter uma surpresa desagradável, como aconteceu em Moçambique" External link

opais Monday, February 4, 2019 11:27:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : “Todos os números que temos sugerem que a produção de petróleo foi fraca no final do ano passado e continuará fraca este ano” External link

portaldeangola Monday, February 4, 2019 10:07:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "O nosso receio é sobre a posição da dívida de Angola, que é muito opaca, quer da República, quer a da Sonangol, em ambas os casos os números não se percebem bem e há um receio de que quando percebermos melhor, podem ser piores do que pensávamos e podemos ter uma surpresa desagradável, como aconteceu em Moçambique" External link

sabado Sunday, February 3, 2019 6:47:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : “Todos os números que temos sugerem que a produção de petróleo foi fraca no final do ano passado e continuará fraca este ano” External link

diarioeconomico Sunday, February 3, 2019 6:44:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "O nosso receio é sobre a posição da dívida de Angola, que é muito opaca, quer da República, quer a da Sonangol, em ambas os casos os números não se percebem bem e há um receio de que quando percebermos melhor, podem ser piores do que pensávamos e podemos ter uma surpresa desagradável, como aconteceu em Moçambique" External link

jornaldenegocios Sunday, February 3, 2019 6:39:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne disse : "Todos os números que temos sugerem que a produção de petróleo foi fraca no final do ano passado e continuará fraca este ano" External link

cmjornal Sunday, February 3, 2019 6:17:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne says : “With inflation well within target and economic growth weak, we think that the next move will be a cut. We’d already pencilled in a 25 basis point cut in 2020, by which time the US policymakers will be easing policy,” External link

iol Wednesday, January 23, 2019 12:05:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "South African policymakers' abrupt shift away from their previous hawkish rhetoric suggests that further rate hikes are now unlikely," External link

4-traders Thursday, January 17, 2019 7:32:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Inflation will still be above the midpoint of the target, if it thought inflation was worrying to hike in November, then I think the same argument will apply in the first part of this year,” External link

eyewitness-news Friday, January 11, 2019 1:55:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Inflation will still be above the midpoint of the target, if it thought inflation was worrying to hike in November, then I think the same argument will apply in the first part of this year," External link

4-traders Friday, January 11, 2019 11:14:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : “The proposal is unlikely to be approved before February’s election, meaning that both the assembly and Mr. Buhari himself might be replaced mid-way through the process,” External link

africanewswire Thursday, December 20, 2018 12:13:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : "The proposal is unlikely to be approved before February's election, meaning that both the assembly and Mr. Buhari himself might be replaced mid-way through the process," External link

voanews Wednesday, December 19, 2018 9:11:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Continued economic growth and high inflation add to the likelihood of another 25-basis-point rate hike in the first quarter,” External link

iol Monday, December 17, 2018 4:23:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “We estimate that debt servicing costs absorb about 12percent of South Africa’s government revenues. This is about average for sub-Saharan Africa, and a bit lower than the ratio seen in Latin America,” External link

iol Thursday, October 26, 2017 11:49:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Chartered Bank ) : “One of the key goals of the document was probably to get the World Bank and African Development Bank on board with lending Nigeria some more money, since both of them have made a detailed plan a precondition of further borrowing,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, March 9, 2017 6:36:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Chartered Bank ) : "One of the key goals of the document was probably to get the World Bank and African Development Bank on board with lending Nigeria some more money, since both of them have made a detailed plan a precondition of further borrowing," External link

afp-en Thursday, March 9, 2017 3:36:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “We now forecast that the Reserve Bank will reduce rates from 7% to 6.5% by the end of the year‚” External link

enca Saturday, March 4, 2017 9:01:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Frankly, the market got a bit ahead of itself when it came to African debt. There was a lot of optimism and some of that was probably misplaced,” External link

iran-daily Saturday, January 21, 2017 2:09:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “Mozambique is now essentially in default,” “That means the headlines we will see about African debt over the next few months will be almost universally negative” External link

iran-daily Saturday, January 21, 2017 2:09:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “It does strengthen the narrative that things are pretty troubling right now and that the country really needs to turn things around,” External link

timesofoman Saturday, November 26, 2016 5:17:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Policymakers seem to be rowing back their claim that the tightening cycle is coming to an end," "We expect that policy-makers will only raise rates again in the event of a sharp fall in the rand against the U.S. dollar" External link

reuters Thursday, November 24, 2016 8:49:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne added : “The bigger picture is that today’s figures suggest that the downtown continued into the third quarter unabated,” “Despite government efforts to boost domestic production, the contraction of the manufacturing sector worsened,” External link

onlinenigeria Monday, November 21, 2016 8:53:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne added : “The bigger picture is that today’s figures suggest that the downtown continued into the third quarter unabated,” “Despite government efforts to boost domestic production, the contraction of the manufacturing sector worsened,” External link

vanguardngr Monday, November 21, 2016 8:21:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne added : "The bigger picture is that today's figures suggest that the downtown continued into the third quarter unabated," "Despite government efforts to boost domestic production, the contraction of the manufacturing sector worsened," External link

iafrica Monday, November 21, 2016 7:58:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The bigger picture is that today's figures suggest that the downtown continued into the third quarter unabated," External link

afp-en Monday, November 21, 2016 1:57:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Despite government efforts to boost domestic production, the contraction of the manufacturing sector worsened," External link

afp-en Monday, November 21, 2016 1:57:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "there are some countries with far too many banks," External link

chicagotribune Monday, November 7, 2016 12:02:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “For Africa as a whole, this isn’t one of the big things to worry about. There are other things that are going wrong that are more important,” External link

AddisFortune Wednesday, October 26, 2016 9:18:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “All depends on getting the economy growing again,” External link

mg Monday, October 24, 2016 10:07:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne says ( about Jacob Zuma ) : “If President Zuma does succeed in removing another respected finance minister, we expect that the rand will continue to fall sharply,” External link

economist Thursday, October 13, 2016 6:28:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Which is fair — almost all forecasters expect growth will pick up a bit next year. The consensus is that the worst is over and we should soon be seeing signs of a sustained recovery," External link

bdlive Tuesday, October 4, 2016 9:09:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The MPC statement, however, was more dovish than we had expected,” External link

iol Friday, September 23, 2016 5:42:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The MPC statement, however, was more dovish than we had expected," External link

reuters Thursday, September 22, 2016 7:24:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Over the longer term, however, we still expect that rates will have to rise. Headline inflation will probably trend towards 7% by the end of the year, prompting a 25 basis point hike in November," External link

businessday Wednesday, September 21, 2016 2:22:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Over the longer term, however, we still expect that rates will have to rise. Headline inflation will probably trend towards 7% by the end of the year, prompting a 25 basis point hike in November," External link

bdlive Wednesday, September 21, 2016 1:50:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "CBN's refusal to bow to government pressure is a notable sign of the institution's independence," External link

reuters Tuesday, September 20, 2016 6:53:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

bdlive Thursday, September 15, 2016 9:25:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

businessday Thursday, September 15, 2016 8:52:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit,” External link

dailytrust Wednesday, September 14, 2016 4:32:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

allafrica Wednesday, September 14, 2016 9:20:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit,” External link

ngrguardiannews Wednesday, September 14, 2016 12:13:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

dailytrust Tuesday, September 13, 2016 7:16:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The recent data has certainly reduced the chances of a downgrade. It's gone from more or less inevitable to being a possibility,” External link

iol Tuesday, September 13, 2016 7:16:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 13, 2016 7:11:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The recent data has certainly reduced the chances of a downgrade. It's gone from more or less inevitable to being a possibility," External link

reuters-af Tuesday, September 13, 2016 3:11:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

reuters-en Tuesday, September 13, 2016 10:58:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

tradearabia Tuesday, September 13, 2016 9:49:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

reuters Tuesday, September 13, 2016 9:21:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The economy is crying out for investment, and now it is going to be even harder for anyone to visit," External link

reuters-af Tuesday, September 13, 2016 9:02:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Nigeria is very dependent on foreign investment to improve the infrastructure and [to] get the economy back on track we need investor confidence," External link

allafrica Saturday, September 3, 2016 5:51:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "More important than the headline number is the fact that almost all key sectors of the economy are now struggling," External link

breakingnews-ie Wednesday, August 31, 2016 9:54:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "continue to shrink over the duration of this year," External link

breakingnews-ie Wednesday, August 31, 2016 9:54:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "More important than the headline number is the fact that almost all key sectors of the economy are now struggling," External link

belfasttelegraph Wednesday, August 31, 2016 5:48:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "continue to shrink over the duration of this year," External link

belfasttelegraph Wednesday, August 31, 2016 5:48:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : "Investors want to see some direction from Buhari, there is a sense that the policies they have implemented so far aren't working," External link

BangkokPost Wednesday, August 31, 2016 5:23:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne explique ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : "Les investisseurs ont besoin de voir les directions que va prendre Buhari. Pour l'instant, ils sentent que les décisions qu'il a prises jusqu'à présent ne fonctionnent pas" External link

slateafrique Wednesday, August 31, 2016 4:52:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “I think people underestimated the degree to which the oil sector would contract,” External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, August 31, 2016 4:48:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : “Investors want to see some direction from Buhari, there is a sense that the policies they have implemented so far aren’t working,” “Nigeria is very dependant on foreign investment to improve the infrastructure and get the economy back on track, we need investor confidence,” External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, August 31, 2016 4:48:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "More important than the headline number is the fact that almost all key sectors of the economy are now struggling," External link

independent-ie-regional Wednesday, August 31, 2016 4:04:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "continue to shrink over the duration of this year," External link

independent-ie-regional Wednesday, August 31, 2016 4:04:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Much of the blame for this must fall on Nigeria's government. Import restrictions have crippled the manufacturing sector, which was long seen as a potential driver of non-oil growth," External link

money-cnn Wednesday, August 31, 2016 3:50:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne explique ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : "Les investisseurs ont besoin de voir les directions que va prendre Buhari. Pour l'instant, ils sentent que les décisions qu'il a prises jusqu'à présent ne fonctionnent pas" External link

afp-fr Wednesday, August 31, 2016 3:33:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Much of the blame for this must fall on Nigeria's government. Import restrictions have crippled the manufacturing sector, which was long seen as a potential driver of non-oil growth," External link

cnn Wednesday, August 31, 2016 3:26:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : "Investors want to see some direction from Buhari, there is a sense that the policies they have implemented so far aren't working," External link

afp-en Wednesday, August 31, 2016 3:07:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “I think people underestimated the degree to which the oil sector would contract,” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, August 31, 2016 2:11:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : “Investors want to see some direction from Buhari, there is a sense that the policies they have implemented so far aren’t working,” “Nigeria is very dependant on foreign investment to improve the infrastructure and get the economy back on track, we need investor confidence,” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, August 31, 2016 2:11:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "I think people underestimated the degree to which the oil sector would contract," External link

afp-en Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:35:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : "Investors want to see some direction from Buhari, there is a sense that the policies they have implemented so far aren't working," "Nigeria is very dependant on foreign investment to improve the infrastructure and get the economy back on track, we need investor confidence," External link

afp-en Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:35:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne added : “But weak retail sales growth highlights the fragility of the economy,” External link

mineweb Wednesday, August 17, 2016 8:20:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne added : “But weak retail sales growth highlights the fragility of the economy,” External link

iol Wednesday, August 17, 2016 6:37:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne added : "But weak retail sales growth highlights the fragility of the economy," External link

reuters-af Wednesday, August 17, 2016 4:34:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, August 8, 2016 9:42:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

thestar-my Friday, August 5, 2016 9:27:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

reuters Friday, August 5, 2016 8:42:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

reuters-en Friday, August 5, 2016 7:36:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

thestar-my Friday, August 5, 2016 2:56:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

reuters-en Friday, August 5, 2016 2:45:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

reuters-en Friday, August 5, 2016 1:41:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “The results suggest that South Africa's political system is becoming much more competitive,” External link

eyewitness-news Friday, August 5, 2016 11:33:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The results suggest that South Africa's political system is becoming much more competitive," External link

reuters-af Friday, August 5, 2016 10:34:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The results suggest that South Africa's political system is becoming much more competitive," External link

reuters-en Friday, August 5, 2016 10:09:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The results suggest that South Africa's political system is becoming much more competitive," External link

enca Friday, August 5, 2016 8:16:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "The results suggest that South Africa's political system is becoming much more competitive," External link

thestar-my Friday, August 5, 2016 4:49:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

reuters-en Thursday, August 4, 2016 10:02:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : "Foreign investors will probably welcome the fact that reduced support for the ruling ANC has helped the centrist DA rather than the leftist EFF," External link

reuters Thursday, August 4, 2016 8:30:00 PM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “This is good news, and I think the crucial thing is that the surplus in recent months has been the result of significant export growth, not weakness in imports. So, the surplus is a real — and rare — sign of strength” External link

bdlive Monday, August 1, 2016 8:33:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne said : “This [fall in per capita GDP] is very bad news. It’s something that people really haven’t paid enough attention to in Africa,” External link

dailyindependentnig Friday, July 22, 2016 8:38:00 AM EAT

John Ashbourne argued : “there are two things happening. Trend growth in most cases has come down because of lower commodity prices and that has coincided with big problems in the three largest economies” External link

dailyindependentnig Friday, July 22, 2016 8:38:00 AM EAT



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economist66.67%EN10/26/201726/10/2017
économiste7.14%FR09/05/201705/09/2017
analyst7.94%EN08/26/201726/08/2017
economics analyst2.38%EN06/21/201721/06/2017
economics economist4.76%EN04/01/201701/04/2017
analista3.97%PT02/06/201706/02/2017
expert4.76%FR11/28/201628/11/2016
specialist1.59%EN08/11/201611/08/2016
analyste0.79%FR08/05/201605/08/2016
Names Lang Count
John AshbourneEN78.52%
John AshbourneFR17.78%
John AshbournePT3.70%


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