Can South Africa's Economy Be a Fixer-Upper for Big Business?
If businesses want a healthier economy, they need to look at what they can change as well as what the government can fix, writes Steven Friedman for The Conversation South Africa.
The Conversation Africa, 4 September 2017
What business is willing to say to itself is as important, as what it says to government. Which is why the document, a contract with society, released by an organisation… Read more »
Cape Peninsula (file photo).
The Conversation Africa, 5 September 2017
Faced with a growing economic crisis, South Africa's new Finance Minister, Malusi Gigaba, has come up with a 14 point plan to turn the country's economic fortunes around. Sibonelo… Read more »
South Africa: Minister Gigaba Cautiously Welcomes Improved GDP Figures
SAnews.gov.za, 5 September 2017
Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has cautiously welcomed news that the South African economy has exited a technical recession, saying the country is still facing major challenges. Read more »
Rating agency Standard and Poor's is still on course to downgrade South Africa's sovereign credit rating to junk status, according to analysts. Read more »
The redistribution of wealth, land and opportunity for the black majority will be necessary to radically transform the country's economy, new Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has ... Read more »