‘SA shouldn’t allow certain individuals to hijack economy’
Pravin Gordhan concedes the mining sector will not play an integral part in the economy going forward.
CAPE TOWN - Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says South Africans should not allow "certain individuals to hijack the economy".
In a frank discussion, Gordhan stressed the importance of creating an inclusive growth environment within the South African landscape.
Gordhan conceded the mining sector will not play an integral part in the economy going forward.
He says government should start tapping into alternatives like agriculture and the oceans economy.
Gordhan also focussed on the importance of South Africans being less reliant on the state.