(AFX UK Focus) 2010-03-03 10:48 UPDATE 1-S.Africa business confidence up, power costs a worry
JOHANNESBURG, March 3 (Reuters) – South Africa’s business confidence index (BCI) rose in February, lifted by higher manufacturing output and evidence that an economic recovery that started in the third quarter had gathered speed. Sponsor the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI) said on Wednesday the index rose to 83.0 in February from 81.2 in January, responding to positive …
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