The economic calendar is somewhat bare in the week ahead, though surging Covid-19 numbers are likely to give investors and economists plenty to worry about.

SA has gone beyond 500,000 confirmed Covid-19 cases, putting it in fifth place globally, with its economic hubs in the Western Cape and Gauteng provinces the most affected.

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