MARK BARNES: Post-Covid renewal will be far easier if we attract investors
SA needs to become a destination of choice for investors, and we have to clear the way to make that a possibility
Even a veld fire has a purpose. Beyond the devastation there is always renewal and survival of the fittest — such is the nature of things.
The whole world has been forced to look inward because of the Covid-19 pandemic, from global competitiveness all the way down to the personal health and mortality of ourselves as individuals. As ever, good and bad will come of this. For sure though lessons will be learned (by the willing) once it’s over (if ever). Never waste a good crisis, as the adage goes...