ISAAH MHLANGA: Fashionable road will lead to ruin in near future

SA's exports are largely raw materials and are weakly integrated into global and regional value chains

10 October 2021 - 00:00 By

Colin Coleman has nailed his colours to the mast of expanded social security in his opinion piece, "SA doesn't have a debt problem. It has a growth problem - and a solution" (October 3).

He chose to play to the populist gallery in place of sound economic analysis. Business leaders have a responsibility to enlighten rather than go with every fashionable wind, especially in the face of the severe economic strain the country is going through...

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