Gov’s new plan to create more than 1 million jobs in decade

The South African National Treasury released a discussion document which outlines steps that could bolster growth and address unemployment.

The proposed interventions, which include plans to make petrol cheaper and encourage new banks and supermarkets, could raise average GDP growth by 2.3& points over ten years and create just over one million jobs, Treasury says.

Even more jobs and stronger economic growth could be expected if SA relaxed immigration measures to attract more skilled workers, it added.

Read more on Business Insider about this plan – https://www.businessinsider.co.za/economic-policy-2019-8

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