Patel: 10,200 jobs have been affected by unrest

File: Trade Minister Ebrahim Patel. GCIS

File: Trade Minister Ebrahim Patel. GCIS

GCIS

JOHANNESBURG - Trade and Industry Minister Ebrahim Patel says 10,200 jobs have been affected by the recent civil unrest. 

The minister says from the 1,070 businesses surveyed, 40-percent are uninsured. 

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Patel says 43-percent of businesses said it would take less than a month to re-establish themselves.

Seven percent say they will need a year to recover. 
 

Source
eNCA

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