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South Africa’s private sector makes a larger contribution to the country than is usually acknowledged. Apart from investment, growth, jobs, and tax, it pours billions into corporate social investment (CSI).
Apartheid depravities are no excuse for current corruption - Business Day 7 April 2014
One reason why financial corruption under African National Congress (ANC) rule has become systemic is that it was not strangled at birth.
SYNOPSIS - Submission to the Department of Trade and Industry regarding the Promotion and Protection of Investment Bill of 2013 Johannesburg, 31st January 2014
The Promotion and Protection of Investment Bill of 2013 (the Investment Bill) seeks to ‘promote investment’, which it recognises as vital ‘job creation, economic growth, development, and the well-being of the people of South Africa’. However, the provisions of the Investment Bill are so damaging that they are likely to repel, rather than promote, the investment so urgently required.
 

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