Witness Reporter
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27 Jan 2012
00:00

Zuma: R800 billion infrastructure spend planned

Witness Reporter

A TOTAL of R800 billion will be spent on infrastructure development over the next few years, President Jacob Zuma yesterday told the South African business delegation attending the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland. ...

A TOTAL of R800 billion will be spent on infrastructure development over the next few years, President Jacob Zuma yesterday told the South African business delegation attending the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland.

Zuma stressed that the development of water, roads, electricity, rail and other key infrastructure will form an integral part of the government’s new growth path.