Policy uncertainty, energy challenges and limited fiscal space are holding back economic growth in South Africa according to the latest United Nations World Economic Situation and Prospects report.
China’s economic growth slowed to its weakest in nearly 30 years in 2019 amid a bruising trade war with the United States and sputtering investment, and more stimulus steps are expected this year to help avert a sharper slowdown.
Economist at the North West University’s school of business Professor Raymond Parsons says during the delivery of the State of the Nation Address and budget speech, government must send out a clear message that it has put in place measures to properly manage its public finances.
More than 2 million people have visited Durban since the start of the festive season.
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