Features & Analysis
“Continued lockdowns, restrictive regulations and legislation are all the order of the day, and our economy is suffering." - Theuns du Buisson
GlobalData notes that significant recoveries in output are expected in Botswana (+37%), Canada (+16.6%) and Angola (+26.3%).
“The current decline reminds us of the the financial crisis of 2008/9, where South Africa never fully recovered to its pre-crisis state."
Companies are under increasing scrutiny by investors who demand that their operations are carried out in an environmentally sustainable.
Prior to the military coup in 2012, Mali was praised for its transition to democracy in West Africa. That is no longer the case.