JOHANNESBURG – President Cyril Ramaphosa says that South Africa will be taking a positive message to the world which outlines government’s collaboration with business and communities in an effort to grow and stabilise the country’s economy.
Ramaphosa was speaking at a team South Africa pre-World Economic Forum breakfast meeting in Johannesburg on Wednesday morning.
World leaders are gearing up for the annual meeting in Switzerland, which gets underway next week.
Ramaphosa says the government is dealing with problems at Eskom and is working to stabilise several government institutions, including South African Revenue Service (Sars) and the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA).
“This is a positive message that we can carry out, take to the world and say, as South Africans, one of the strong things that we’re doing is being able to work together despite the challenges that we’re facing.”
President @CyrilRamaphosa:One of the things we did is to bring engagement with business.collaboration between government & business is going extremely well and it is at an extremely rich level. #WEF19
— SA Gov News (@SAgovnews) January 16, 2019