TITLE

ESKOM GETS DOWNGRADED FURTHER

PUB. DATE
December 2016
SOURCE
Finweek;12/29/2016, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the downgraded credit rating of the electricity public utility Eskom Holdings Ltd. to BB by the rating agency Standard & Poor's Global Ratings in South Africa.
ACCESSION #
120515939

 

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