‘Converting words into action is a challenge’ – Pravin Gordhan (from the WEF)

The world is in a poor shape.

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan

It is money well spent [sending a delegation to the WEF].

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan

We’re still a reasonable model of stability [compared to other emerging markets].

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

Minister Gordhan is at the 2017 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for more quotes from it).

There are huge concerns about inequality.

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan

Converting words into action is going to be a big challenge.

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan

You get a better feel here about how technology is having an impact around the world…

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan

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