Brand South Africa welcomes the strengthening of the rand

Johannesburg, Tuesday 23 February 2016 – Brand South Africa has noted and welcomes the strengthening of South Africa’s currency.

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The strengthening of the rand attests to the improvement in market sentiment towards South Africa.

The strengthening of the rand also follows proactive engagements between government and business in recent weeks to develop cohesive programmes to stabilise South Africa’s economic situation. We salute these initiatives.

Brand South Africa looks forward to the 2016 Budget Address to be presented in Parliament by Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan on Wednesday 24 February 2016 at 14h00.

Follow Minister Pravin Gordhan’s 2016 Address on Wednesday 24 February 2016 on #Budget2016

For more information or to set up interviews, please contact:

Tsabeng Nthite
Tel: +27 11 712 5061
Mobile: +27 (0) 76 371 6810
Email: tsabengn@brandsouthafrica.com