Gold price slump affects S Africa economy | News | Al Jazeera

Gold price slump affects S Africa economy

Job losses expected in world's largest gold producer, but some say falling prices are needed.

    South Africa is the world's largest producer of gold, but the continent's economic powerhouse is feeling the effects of falling prices.
     
    Job losses are expected, but for some people lower gold prices are just what they need.
     
    Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from Johannesburg.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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