Minister Nhlanhla Nene #NTBudgetVote2018: We must continue to rebuild our resilience to ensure that we can respond to exogenous shocks that may arise from geopolitical events, or volatile financial markets. We need to rebuild trust in our public institutions and their integrity.
Minister Nhlanhla Nene #NTBudgetVote2018: We have already seen some progress since the Budget - the outstanding projects under the renewable energy independent power producer programme have been concluded and will unlock investment of R56-billion and create around 58,000 jobs.
Minister Nhlanhla Nene #NTBudgetVote2018: With regards to DBSA, during 2017/18, R8.7-billion was committed for funding, of which R3.5-billion was to municipalities and will impact approximately 77,580 households. the remaining R5.2-billion in commitments is in renewable energy.
Minister Nene #NTBudgetVote2018: National Treasury continues to work with sister Departments to ensure the Government undertakes the key regulatory and structural reforms to raise growth. This includes improving policy certainty & strengthening the role of economic regulators.