Eskom, taxes and boosting growth: What to watch out for in Mboweni’s maiden Budget

2019-02-20 07:12

Government's plans to steady the precarious financial position of debt-laden power utility Eskom are set to take centre stage on Wednesday afternoon, when Finance Minister Tito Mboweni delivers his maiden Budget address in Parliament.


7 things CEOs want to see in #Budget2019

2019-02-20 08:59

The CEO Initiative wants government to demonstrate commitment to fiscal discipline and measures to boost economic growth in the National Budget.

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Sinister motives behind Lekota's attack on Ramaphosa

2019-02-20 08:41

The idea of someone somewhere giving a signal for a coordinated campaign to damage the country and especially the president to start, is terrifying, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

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