By Busisiwe Mavuso
Business will keep pushing hard for policies we believe are in the best interests of the economy and all South Africans.
The economy is too fragile for the country to withstand any further misgovernance.
Heading into the ANC elective conference next week, the most important message is for the leadership to do their duty and put the country’s interests first.
There hasn’t been much focus on regaining our investment grade rating but its importance cannot be overemphasised.
SA needs accountability, which is precisely what the future anti-corruptions structures need to generate.
Transnet needs to be transformed into a financially self-sustaining entity or it will keep burdening the fiscus with more and more debt.
It is critical for SA to make all aspects of the investment process as smooth as possible.
All indications are that in October SA will be placed on the grey list by the Financial Action Task Force.
Until the education crisis is effectively resolved, inequality will remain entrenched.
By Busi Mavuso
Politicians will choose whichever monetary policy will get them re-elected, but independent central banks must stick to their mandates.
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