Many young white people are encouraged by their parents to just “move on” with the business of the future, writes Adriaan Basson.
Obesity is multi-faceted and the sugar tax is a blunt instrument that will cripple an industry already battling the consequences of a prolonged drought, plunging sugar prices and weak protection against cheap imports, says Graeme Stainbank.
Forget fuel prices and PAYE, what we really care about is fancy mayo tbh
Finance minister Tito Mboweni revealed in his budget speech that the government will fund the creation of a new national theatre and a new national museum.
Who shared their sweets? How many EFF MPs attended the budget speech? What were Steenhuisen's interjections? What did Ramaphosa have on his desk? Read here to find out.
A Moody’s downgrade looks likely.
Carrying on with your smoking habit can not only eat into your budget, but into your health as well.
Government levies now represent almost 41% of the petrol price.
Should we brace for another negative year or are we faced with an opportunity to buy at lower prices? asks Luigi Marinus.
Treasury has confirmed Finance Minister Tito Mboweni will table his maiden Budget in Parliament on February 20 at 2pm.
SA is Africa's most obese country and is among the world's top consumers of Coke. We really need the sugar tax to bring down healthcare costs, says Sifiso Skenjana.
Commenting on the Budget proposals announced by the Minister of Finance, Mr Tito Mboweni, in Parliament – the President of Naamsa, Mr Andrew Kirby – endorsed Governments’ commitment to revitalise the economy.
"With the addition of the Carbon Tax on fuel, this ‘easy’ tax collection method is being further exploited, thus adding another line of tax to the fuel price," says the AA.
Act fast if you don't want to pay more for your favourite tipple!
In recent days, there have been calls for Finance Minister Tito Mboweni to scrap the tax on sugary drinks — but to no avail for industry players. Coupled with this, the budget has been marginally increased.
Finance minister Tito Mboweni said Treasury will not bail out Eskom, but will set aside R23 billion over the next three years
Tax payers will be squeezed from all sides
The government is pushing Eskom to present a credible turnaround strategy before the National Budget on February 20, a person familiar with the situation said.
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