eNCA: COVID-19 Update
Wednesday, 22 April 2020
Interview about the South African COVID-19 Socio-Economic Relief Plan announced by President Ramaphosa. The discussion reviews the main proposals and whether they are sufficient to provide the necessary relief for consumer, households and firms. The discussion evaluates the progress of the first phase of interventions, some of the key lessons, and whether the current proposal are enough to revive the South African economy. The interview also discusses the options available for government to finance the additional expenditure.