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Africa in focus: Demand sags at record South Africa bond sale

By Bloomberg
07 August 2019   |   9:19 am
Demand at South Africa’s weekly bond auction fell after the country raised issuance to a record, partly to fund the rescue of troubled state-owned company Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd. Meanwhile, Zimbabwe’s finance minister responded to the country’s worsening economic crisis last week by blacking out inflation statistics for the next six months. Amo Mbatha reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East."