Skills needed to attract investment

Harris, Shaun
July 2001
Finance Week;7/13/2001, p43
Focuses on the relationship between the South African government and the organized labor in South Africa. Policy differences in privatization and rural government; Role of the Millennium Labor Council (MLC) in the relationships between the business and labor sector; Importance of skills development for employment and macro-economic development.


Related Articles

  • IN THIS ISSUE. Melber, Henning; Schoeman, Maxi // Strategic Review for Southern Africa;Nov2014, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p1 

    An introduction is presented in which the authors discuss various reports within the issue related to socio-economic and political conditions of South Africa including constitutional democracy, trade and economic policy, and gender policy.

  • Politics and economics in ANC economic policy. Nattrass, Nicoli // African Affairs;Jul94, Vol. 93 Issue 372, p343 

    Discusses the political impact of the economic policy of the African National Congress (ANC) for South Africa. Debates following the 1990 Discussion Document on Economic Policy (DDEP); Drafting of two economic resolutions in 1991 to 1992; Policy guidelines adopted by the ANC in May 1992.

  • United in difference. Russell, Alec // New Statesman;7/9/2007, Vol. 136 Issue 4852, p21 

    This article reports on political developments in South Africa, where the ruling African National Congress held a policy conference. The attendees were generally torn between President Thabo Mbeki and Jacob Zuma, who espouses a more left-wing brand of politics.

  • BMI RISK RATINGS.  // Africa Monitor: Southern Africa;Oct2006, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p6 

    The article reports on the move of the government to conduct investigation involving the success of its core black economic empowerment policy in South Africa. The policy was investigated after it has been criticized in a study by the School of Business at Fort Hare University for failing to...

  • Markets Take Fright.  // Africa Monitor: Southern Africa;Oct2006, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p7 

    The article reports that the devaluation of the official interbank rate will do little to relieve pressure on the local dollar in South Africa. The government has set some economic measures for a change in valuation. The measures meant to support export sectors and to offer any meaningful...

  • Politics by process. Lund, Troye // Finweek;11/26/2009, p26 

    In this article the author discusses the political relationship among the African National Congress (ANC) headed by Jacob Zuma, COSATU and the South African Communist Party (SACP). He states ANC is at the centre of power on the critical issue of economic policy making. He cites the opinion of...

  • POLITICAL LANDSCAPE.  // South Africa Country Profile;Dec2014, p32 

    The article discusses the different aspects of the political system in South Africa. Topics covered include the history of South Africa, details relating to the government structure of South Africa, and the key political parties and their respective mission and commitments in South Africa. It...

  • Not what the doctor ordered. Mulholland, Stephen // Finance Week;2/2/2004, p16 

    Criticizes the economic policies of the South African government headed by the African National Congress. Nationalization of health care by stealth; Restrictions on where doctors may practice; Obstacles to small businesses, particularly the inflexible labor market.

  • Jacob Zuma. GUHA, KESHAVA D. // Harvard International Review;Winter2013, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p6 

    The article examines Jacob Zuma's record in his first three years as president of the African National Congress (ANC). When Zuma assumed office, many feared that he would take the South African economy in a radically different direction, given that he had consistently voiced populist and...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics