SA will struggle to register barely positive growth for 2018. That is the reality facing President Cyril Ramaphosa, six months after he was swept to power on a wave of optimism that he would reverse the decay of the Zuma years. His dream of boosting growth to 3% this fiscal year is in tatters, and leaves him vulnerable to opponents both inside and outside the ANC as he prepares to fight an election in 2019, hobbled by a near 30% unemployment rate, which is set to rise further. If you are already a subscriber, please click on the following link below to go to the full article: Ramaphosa’s dream of growth in tatters If you would like to subscribe  to BusinessLIVE Premium to read the full story, please click here.

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