Covid-19 vaccine blow for SA; cryptocurrencies climb; big week for rand, will Moody's downgrade SA?

Posted on 05/04/2021

In today's headlines:
* South Africa said a delivery of 1.1 million Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccines has been delayed pending further safety checks, the latest blow to the country’s stop-start inoculation program.
* The South African Rand faces a potentially big week with a US employment report and Moody’s country rating review expected on Friday., says Reuters.
* BizNews Premium partner The Wall Street Journal says The NFT craze has put Ethereum—the blockchain-based computer network that backs it—on the map again.