In the absence of a credible opposition party to challenge the ANC, perhaps the IMF is best placed to help the party, writes Ayabulela Dlakavu.
Solidarity is reviving its plan to have loss-making SAA placed under business rescue, but it is also still willing to engage Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan.
The Gautrain expansion is due to see an additional 150km railway track, and 18 stations added to the network – and it hopes all of South Africa will help to pay for it.
SA's middle class is carrying a disproportionate tax burden and facing a slew of rapidly rising costs to boot, says Ferial Haffajee.
It's you and me footing the bill (through ever-increasing prices and taxes) while others live the high life at our expense, says Solly Moeng.
Treasury has responded to criticisms that it is too optimistic in its economic growth forecasts.
Tensions escalated across Paris with police firing tear gas and using water cannons to quell 'Yellow Vests' protesters on Saturday.
By the time he was 3 years old, Trump was earning $200,000 a year in today's dollars.
If there is a revenue gap caused by additional zero-rated VAT items, then Treasury will either have to adjust expenditure, or raise taxes in the mid-term budget, Parliament has heard.
Personal tax revenue growth, which is moving in the right direction, and higher VAT collection could mean lower hikes.
A small country but ranked as a major automaker, Slovakia now risks paying a heavy price should it miss out on the accelerating change to electric cars, analysts say.
Solidarity is embarking on what it has called a "lawful tax protest" campaign, which would include legal actions against state enterprises.
South Africans are way over-taxed, says Ferial Haffajee. Shouldn't the taxes we do pay be put to better use?
Maintaining an unbroken history with SARS could count in your favour later on.
Much higher rates are on the cards.
Raising taxes won't necessarily increase tax revenue, members of Parliament heard.
NHI is a proposed state-run health financing system that aims to pool funds to provide access to quality health services for all South Africans regardless of their economic status.
What do Cyril Ramaphosa and Emperor Justinian have in common? Quite a lot, says Khulekani Magubane.
Amendments to the SARS Act will be delayed until next year, pending the outcomes of the Nugent Commission of Inquiry.
A previously voluntary levy for marketing and empowerment paid by some egg producers has been increased and made mandatory, but the SA Poultry Association doesn't think consumers will notice any change.
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