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Zimbabwe matters to business in South Africa. Here’s why…

15 November 2017 7:33 PM
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Business should take note of what’s happening in Zimbabwe, says Africa@Work CEO Dianna Games.

Businesses in South Africa should take notice of what is happening in Zimbabwe.

So said Africa@Work CEO Dianna Games.

Games was meant to be a guest on Bruce Whitfield’s The Money Show, but could not make it.

Whitfield summed up Games' perspective in her absence.

Listen to his summary in the audio below.

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