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Bruce is back from Davos and shares some final thoughts

27 January 2020 8:16 PM
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"It was depressing to see how South Africa has fallen in global estimations". Bruce Whitfield wraps up his visit to WEF 2020.

Bruce Whitfield interviewed Jacko Maree, Special Envoy on Investment to the President - and Sipho Pityana, President - Business Leadership South Africa.

Davos presented the opportunity to speak to the real decision-makers, the real seniors, instead of the regional representatives. There are so many big issues in the world, but for SA the question is how do we benefit from this gathering? If you are looking at expanding your business, electricity is the most fundamental issue. But at least we can now say there is some progress, we have a new CEO.

Jacko Maree, investment envoy, desputy chairman - Standard Bank

The key driver of inclusive growth is actually small and medium enterprises on the African continent.

Sipho Pityana, President - Business Leadership South Africa
Bruce Whitfield in Davos 2020

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27 January 2020 8:16 PM
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