Abandon policies that inhibit growth goals

20 March 2016 - 02:00
By Frans Cronje

In a statement released by the National Treasury this week, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said: "The next few months are critical as South Africa is expected to demonstrate concrete actions to map a path for higher economic growth as it seeks to preserve its investment-grade rating." The trouble is that many of Gordhan's cabinet colleagues continue to send the wrong message.

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