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Kganyago noted that economic activity remains weak.
Economists expect the SA Reserve Bank's monetary policy committee to keep the repo rates unchanged at 6.75% on Thursday.
Although the consensus among economists is for a hold on interest rate hikes, they reckon the hiking cycle may be brought forward, given pressures on the rand.
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South African Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago has announcement a 25 basis point increase to a level of 7% per annum.
The announcement was made by the central bank's governor Lesetja Kganyago at a media briefing in Pretoria on Thursday afternoon.
The risk that inflation will overshoot the 6% upper limit of the Reserve Bank’s target should not be underestimated given the volatile global environment, Deputy Governor Daniel Mminele said.
Two months can be a long time in monetary policy as well as politics, with the SARB's rate-setting committee set to meet with the rand at its strongest level since mid-2015.
South African Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago has announced that interest rates will remain steady at 7%.
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