Sep 13, 2012
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Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel reports that a new form of ‘PPP’, or ‘public–public partnership’, is in the process of being forged around South Africa’s multibillion-rand infrastructure programme.
Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel
Reserve Bank governor Gill Marcus recently launched a communication campaign to showcase the new series of South African banknotes featuring former President Nelson Mandela. The R34-million awareness campaign is aimed at informing the public about the unique features of the new banknotes, which will be introduced before the end of the year.
Reserve Bank governor Gill Marcus
Newly appointed World Bank president Dr Jim Yong Kim, who visited South Africa as part of a larger African tour, said the bank stood ready to support Africa’s largest economy in its efforts towards improving social inclusion through higher levels and more inclusive growth.
World Bank president Dr Jim Yong Kim
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