Chief Economist at Economentrix Dr Azar Jammine says government will need increased private sector
participation to achieve a jobs-led economic recovery.
Economist Azar Jammine has warned against taking the slight improvement in the country’s economy for granted.
Economist Azar Jammine says President Cyril Ramaphosa should focus on addressing the crisis in the country’s education system in his State-of-the-Nation-Address on Thursday evening.
Econometrix director and chief economist Dr Azar Jammine says it is difficult to assess what the actual impact of the outbreak of the coronavirus will be on business.
Economist Azar Jammine has warned that a massive petrol hike will be inevitable in the coming months.
Economist Azar Jammine has described as unreasonable expectation that President Cyril Ramaphosa’s ascension to power would have had an effect in South Africa’s economic growth.
Economist Azar Jammine says he’s confident that the massive hike in fuel prices does not spell a major downturn in the economy.
Economist Azar Jammine has warned that South Africa can forget about sustaining the current positive economic sentiment if the government implements some of the ANC policies.
The latest loan is South Africa’s fourth since the outbreak of the virus and a second from the New Development Bank.
The unemployment rate has increased by 1.7 million to 32.5%, according to Statistics South Africa’s Quarterly Labour Force Survey for the fourth quarter released on Tuesday. This is the highest unemployment rate in 12 years.