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COVID-19: Cas Coovadia on why govt. should rethink its strategy on reopening the economy


South Africa’s government needs to step on the accelerator and speed up the phased restart of the economy from Covid-19 lock-downs to minimise hardship, hunger and desperation. That’s the view of business alliance group, Business for South Africa. The business group says failure to speed up the return to normal activity could in fact weaken the country’s ability to fight the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Cas Coovadia, CEO of Business for South Africa joins CNBC Africa for more.

Tue May 12 2020 | 22:34:59 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

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