Burning Fiscus | Life after debt: How close (or far) is a South African default?

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Finance Minister Tito Mboweni delivered a supplementary budget to address the effects of extra expenditures to fight the Covid-19 pandemic on the national fiscus. (GCIS)
Finance Minister Tito Mboweni delivered a supplementary budget to address the effects of extra expenditures to fight the Covid-19 pandemic on the national fiscus. (GCIS)


As Finance Minister Tito Mboweni prepares to table the 2021 Budget Speech later this month, one word will be on the back of his mind, as well as the minds of those listening to the all important joint sitting address: "Default".

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