The new White Paper on National Rail Policy looks to increase investment in this essential infrastructure, as well as prepare the sector to add to economic growth in the future.
‘The future is now’ is an oft-repeated phrase but Ofentse Mokwena has a spin on it that reflects the focused, forward thinking nature of his work at Uber sub-Saharan Africa: “The Future of Work is now.”
With almost 4000 kilometres of coastline, South Africa is uniquely placed to harness the potential of marine economy. As a focus from driving economic growth, the government’s Operation Phakisa Programme looks to build focus sectors while securing valuable marine resources.
Government has developed an infrastructure investment project pipeline worth R340-billion in network industries such as energy, water, transport and telecommunications. Construction has started and progress is being made on a number of projects.