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The Springboks' victory in Japan shows the immense power of sport to unite us. As we celebrate and take pride in the achievements of our sports stars and performers, we must also work together to build a more equal, tolerant and inclusive South Africa. Find out more about what government is doing to renew and transform our society.
Like the rest of the African continent, South Africa wants to forge partnerships with more advanced economies based on mutual benefit in order to develop our country and uplift our people. Find out more about what government is doing to grow trade and foreign investment, and open up new markets for our products, goods and services.
Power outages threaten our economy and our goal of attracting more foreign and domestic investment. Our immediate challenge is to restore the stability of the grid, but we also have to plan ahead for our future energy needs. Find out more about what government is doing to turn Eskom around.
To create jobs, reduce poverty and better the lives of South Africans, we need to grow our economy at a much faster pace. It’s a bold vision that requires us to improve the cost and ease of doing business. Find out more about what the government is doing to boost investment and cut restrictive red tape that holds businesses back.
South Africa’s future lies in Africa. Through trade with the continent, we will grow our industries and find new investment opportunities. That’s why we’ve embraced the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). Find out more about this game-changing treaty here.