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Cape Town – There are fears for jobs in the textile industry ahead of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s 2016 Budget Speech.

South African Textile Workers Union (SACTWU) Western Cape Provincial Secretary Sheila van Rensburg says the sector lost jobs in 2015.

"Our biggest concern is what is happening ... to the currency," said Van Rensburg ahead of the anticipated budget speech.

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