The retail price of 95-grade petrol in South Africa will rise by 162 cents or 14 percent a litre from April 1, while the wholesale diesel price will increase by more than 12 percent, the government said on Friday.
02h44 Gold slipped for a second
straight session on Monday, pulling further from a three-week
high, after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signaled that the
U.S. central bank may be on course to raise interest rates later
* Spot gold was off 0.2 percent at $1,196.98
01h37 Asian markets got off to a
sluggish start on Monday in a week book ended with Easter
holidays across the globe and a U.S. jobs report that could
impact the timing of the first hike in interest rates there.
02h53 Japan's industrial output fell
in February at the fastest pace in eight months due to declines
in production of machinery, cars and electronics in a worrying
sign that domestic demand could be faltering.
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