How govt could save R12bn

2013-10-27 14:00

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Pundits warn of grim times ahead even as finance minister wants government to ‘spend money smarter’

Brown said the state spent roughly R12?billion a year on consultants, R10.5?billion on travel and R850?million on catering. This could be cut in half, even though this does not necessarily mean the expenditure can be labelled as “wasteful expenditure”, he told City Press. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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