South African Ministers in Davos welcome tough action on SOEs

South African Ministers in Davos for the World Economic Forum have welcomed the tough line and decisive action taken on state-owned enterprises, in particular Eskom which last week saw a shake-up at board and executive level. SA Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies, speaking to the African News Agency (ANA), said: "I’m encouraged, where I work, with the steps taken to improve governance of State-owned companies, because that was having negative impacts on us and our work.