BUSA position on savings & investment for the Jobs Summit Macroeconomic Task Team

BUSA is currently participating – as part of the Jobs Summit outcomes – in a task team on macroeconomic policy. The task team is currently finalising its work plan after agreeing to engage on fiscal and monetary policy.

BUSA intends to propose as a theme for further engagement a workshop on savings and investment. In this regard, a draft position on savings and position is attached. The purpose of the document is to persuade social partners (government, labour and community) of the need to engage on the topic.

Please provide any comments by no later than Wednesday 7 August 2019.