DOING BUSINESS | SEPTEMBER 19, 2018

South African cities are making it easier to do business, however, a new study shows there is still room for improvement.

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SYSTEMATIC COUNTRY DIAGNOSTIC | MAY 14, 2018

The new diagnostic identifies five constraints and recommendations to accelerate poverty reduction in the country.

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ECONOMIC UPDATE | APR 10, 2018

The new economic update shows policy interventions and skilled jobs can cut the number of the country’s poor in half.

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Africa's Pulse, No. 17, April 2018

A new analysis of African economies shows the region’s growth is projected to reach 3.1% in 2018, and average 3.6% in 2019–20.

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Monitoring Progress in Policy

IDA, the World Bank’s fund for the poorest, contributes nearly 50% of its funds to 39 African countries.

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International Development Association (IDA) in Africa

IDA, the World Bank’s fund for the poorest, contributes nearly 50% of its funds to 39 African countries.

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P.O. Box 12629
Hatfield, 0028
Pretoria, South Africa
+27 (0)12 742 3100
For general information and inquiries
Zandi Ratshitanga
Sr. Communications Officer
+27 (0)12 742 3100
zratshitanga@worldbank.org
For project-related issues and complaints
southafricaalert@worldbank.org