26 May 2020
The ongoing tobacco ban is setting back transformation in the business environment and disproportionately affecting black farmers and businesspeople, lobby groups have said.
RH Bophelo which now owns nine hospitals and manages six on behalf of smaller standlone hospitals hopes that East Africa investors will back its low-cost healthcare model.
With SA facing its deepest crisis since the 1930s, much faith has been placed in almost R1trn in interventions by National Treasury and the Reserve Bank. But in Parliament, the state's fiscal and monetary response to Covid-19 was dismissed as a 'relief' measure, not a stimulus package.