Cost-cutting back pedal

2013-12-23 00:00

CAPE TOWN — Opposition parties yesterday took a few swipes at Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan after his cost-saving measures were watered down.

The new Treasury regulations in force from January say that petrol and credit cards can be used for travel and accommodation costs, and that alcohol can be served at banquets and functions for foreign dignitaries. 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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