Business Beyond Covid
KGANKI MATABANE: Inclusive strategy needed to get small businesses back on their feet
Additional lending and cutting of red tape can promote growth and curb job losses
In the Business Beyond Covid series, CEOs and other business leaders and experts in their sectors look to the future after Covid-19. What effect has the pandemic and resulting lockdown had on their industries and the SA economy as a whole? Which parts will bounce back first and which will never be the same again? Most importantly, they try to answer the question: where to from here?
There have been various economic recovery strategies and plans released over recent weeks and months, with the word “inclusive” being a common thread. Inclusive, by definition, means no part or group is left out. Is this possible?..