Leadership pulse – South Africa -week 23


The ever-changing dynamic Leadership space for the South African Leader provides constant challenges and magnificent opportunities for all our Leaders …….our week 23 synopsis.

SA GDP horror show falls by 3.2%, biggest drop in over 10 yrs as Eskom maims local economy😱🤬🥶; ANC at 6’s & 7’s as CR v Zumalite factional battle heats up with Ace calling for “quality easing” while CR & Tito refute such calls☄🤡👀; SARB debate shows government literally at war with itself💸💥; SARS lifts tax return filing threshold to R500 k✍; Kieswetter opens up about a culture of fear & racial tension at SARS🤬; Bailouts will get harder to avoid for SAA say economists✈💵; SA rate cuts no sure thing says SARB despite dismal economic data📊🤔; Governor Kganyago confirms SARB WONT bail out SOE’s💰🧨; private sector PMI deteriorates in May after positive April📉🤒; battle over SARB’s mandate spooks ZAR, currency tanks⛔⤵; CR’s rescue mission as he meets CEO’s from over 20 SOE’s to thrash out remedial action👀🙄; miners rally as Rand sinks in troubled waters🛎; high risk of SA economy hitting another recession through 2019 says Moody’s⏳; public protector defends gordhan probe, uses You Tube to communicate directly with public🤡💣; damage from state capture by far worse than ever expected enquiry shows⚖; SA business confidence still lagging behind last year📉; in real terms SA house prices on the decline says FNB🏘↘; SARB feud left deep tear in SA credibility while ZAR bears the brunt as investors bail🧨💸💵💴💶; S&P ratings says Eskom may simply be too big to survive & save🧨💣🏭; Africa-wide free trade deal will inevitably help SA economy👁; mantashe backs coal & nuclear in SA energy mix🤞; current account deficit better than expected through Q1👏🏻👏🏻: internationally, UK succession race officially begins as Theresa May officially resigns🇬🇧; US & Mexico set to resume talks as Trump presses for progress on migration💰💡; ECB’s Draghi vows more support for Eurozone in “world far from normal”💶; G20 must tackle trade tension now says IMF’s Lagarde🤐💥; Queen Elizabeth & world leaders thank D-Day veterans🙏; US Fed is closely monitoring ongoing trade disputes says FED chair Powell🏦; US factory orders slide as shipments post largest drop in 2 yrs🏭↘; Trump strikes “conciliatory” tone with UK business leaders & urges for no-Brexit deal😬; crypto pioneer pays $4.57 million for lunch with warren Buffett💸; US manufacturing grows at slowest pace in 2 yrs📊; China vows US cannot pressure it into a forced trade deal😤; indices JSE@58099⬆; DOW@25983⬆; FTSE@7331⬆; R/$14.97; R/£19.07; R/€16.96; Bitcoin $7986; sports front, proteas an embarrassment as they lose their 3 opening games of CWC🏏; Bafana Bafana win plate final in COSAFA cup🏆; SA’s Harris nets cool R1.4 million for French Open efforts🎾; SA Rugby announces major contracting model overhaul🏉 ( Thanks to Dan Thomalla )

Now …….WHAT TO DO ?

By | 2019-06-08T08:16:24+00:00 June 8th, 2019|

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