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21 April 2014 08:24 (South Africa)
South Africa

SA's Q1 GDP - those muscles are only Photoshopped

  • Paul Berkowitz
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StatsSA released its GDP bulletin for the first quarter of 2012 on Tuesday. Growth in the economy was higher than expected, but how strong are the underlying trends? By PAUL BERKOWITZ.

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By Marianne Thamm

Jay Naidoo's Van Zyl Slabbert memorial lecture: We are a nation against the ropes


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By Daily Maverick Staff Reporter

VIDEO: Irvin Jim at The Gathering


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By Daily Maverick Staff Reporter

VIDEO: Iraj Abedian at The Gathering


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By Greg Nicolson

Cosatu: Vavi will beat the ANC drum


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By J Brooks Spector

Ayisafani: SABC loses, freedom of expression wins




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By Raymond Suttner

Op-ed: Why I won’t tell you how to vote


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

No Vote: A mission to nowhere for apathetic ANC voters


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By Daily Maverick Staff Reporter

VIDEO: Zwelinzima Vavi at The Gathering


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By Greg Nicolson

Kasrils and the ‘Vote No’ campaign: Point of no return


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By Greg Marinovich

Will Marikana’s Mr X be a game changer?


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By Daily Maverick Staff Reporter

VIDEO: Max Du Preez at The Gathering




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By Daily Maverick Staff Reporter

VIDEO: Malusi Gigaba at The Gathering


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By Daily Maverick Staff Reporter

VIDEO: Helen Zille at The Gathering


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By Ruth Hopkins

Broken beyond imagination: South Africa’s justice system


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By Richard Poplak

HANNIBAL ELECTOR: They didn’t kill Kenny Kunene


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By J Brooks Spector

Ronnie Kasrils and the God that Failed


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By Ihsaan Haffejee

In photos: The aftermath of Zimbabwe’s Tokwe-Mukorsi dam disaster




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By J Brooks Spector

A story of South Africa: Mining, Migration, Misery


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Defending the indefensible: How Nkandla is killing the ANC’s vibe


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By Greg Nicolson

SABC's non-flighting of the DA ad: Wrong, but not surprising


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By Stephen Grootes

It's just the ANC’s slow jump to... the right?


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By Mamphela Ramphele

Mamphela Ramphele at The Gathering: Why I am fighting again


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By Rebecca Davis

Analysis: Will the real Oscar Pistorius please stand up?




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By Simon Allison

Civil Society panel at The Gathering: The time for vigilance is... always


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By Zwelinzima Vavi

Vavi at The Gathering: Inching closer to the promises of the Freedom Charter


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By Irvin Jim

Irvin Jim at The Gathering: It is time for the country’s wealth to serve its people


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By J Brooks Spector

Naidoo, Jim and Abedian at The Gathering: Time for an economic reboot?


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By Daily Maverick Staff Reporter

LIVE: The Gathering - Election Edition


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By Rebecca Davis

Analysis: Is the Judicial Service Commission still a boys’ club?




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