South Africa's Harmony halts Kusasalethu mine to remove illegal miners 15:05 GMT

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's Harmony Gold has halted output at its Kusasalethu mine for two weeks to try to remove illegal miners who have been trespassing into the operation and are believed to be starting fires, the company said on Friday.  Full Article

U.S. Fed must consider emerging markets: S.Africa's Marcus 13:25 GMT 

PRETORIA (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve needs to consider the effects of its policies on developing economies, said South Africa's out-going central bank governor Gill Marcus on Friday.  Full Article  

S.Africa's high jobless rate reflects rigid labour market: Kganyago 12:23 GMT 

PRETORIA (Reuters) - South Africa's high unemployment rate is reflective of a rigid labour market, the central bank's Lesetja Kganyago said on Friday.  Full Article  

Symbol Last Net Change
GOLD CON1 JPY  4,224.00 JPY  -2.00
SILVER CON1 JPY  59.20 JPY  -0.20
PLATINUM CON1 JPY  4,435.00 JPY  27.00
PALLADIUM CON1 JPY  2,750.00 JPY  -6.00
Symbol Last Net Change
BRENT CRUDE USD  85.96 USD  -0.28
GAS OIL APR1 USD  749.00 USD  2.50
LIGHT CRUDE CON1 USD  80.70 USD  -0.58
Symbol Last Net Change
COFFEE C CON1 USC  188.50 USC  0.90
COCOA CON1 USD  2,900.00 USD  -46.00
SUGAR 11 CON1 USC  16.01 USC  -0.29
UK £ USD =1.5995
Euro USD =1.2524
Rand USD =0.0906

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