Rand and JSE weaken due in part to US-China tension

The US has blocked Chinese access to advanced chips and the equipment to make them, citing security concerns

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Automated clearing house runs tests to assess the viability of the option

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HILARY JOFFE: Treasury may have reached limit in extracting more tax from the rich

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