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24 April 2014 21:26 (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 Greg Nicolson

In photos: DA ready to rain jobs


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By Raymond Suttner

Op-ed: The telling electoral silence on patriarchy


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By Stephen Grootes

Awakening: Religion comes back into politics


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By Paul Berkowitz

Lies and damn lies: The Northern Cape (or looking for votes in all the hot and dry places)


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By South Africa Votes 2014

‘It’s not good at all’: SA's unemployed speak out




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By Julie Reid

Analysis: South African media on World Press Freedom Day 2014


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By GroundUp

GROUNDUP: ‘We are the whipping boys’ – Khayelitsha cops


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By Richard Poplak

HANNIBAL ELECTOR: Flappy Zuma—the video game that will swing your vote


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By Pieter-Dirk Uys

Letter to the Editor: Pieter-Dirk Uys


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By Paul Berkowitz

Lies and damn lies: What would it take for the ANC to lose Gauteng in 2014?


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

The little Nkandla ad hoc committee that could – but most certainly won’t




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By GroundUp

GroundUp: Justice for poor people? A trial that tells it all


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By Greg Nicolson

Platinum strikes: Discussions to determine platinum belt, AMCU’s future


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By Khadija Patel

Health policy: The election’s crucial – and underrated – issue


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By Stephen Grootes

South Africa's Zuma obsession vs. the reality


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By Paul Berkowitz

Lies and damn lies: Which trend is your friend?


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By J Brooks Spector

Analysis: The South African election 2014 – sound and fury signifying... nothing?




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By Richard Poplak

HANNIBAL ELECTOR: Exit Stage Right—the final days of Trevor Manuel


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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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