Lukanyo Mnyanda Editor: Business Day

Did the SA Reserve Bank miss the opportunity to give SA’s struggling economy and consumers some relief by cutting interest rates?

With the last monetary policy committee (MPC) rate-setting meeting of 2019 that starts on Tuesday unlikely to result in a change in the repo rate, it seems to be a foregone conclusion that this year will end without a cut in rates despite a sharp deterioration in the economy and much improved inflation outlook.

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