Budget In A Nutshell

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan is putting pedal to the metal with his 2011/12 national budget, blasting ahead with infrastructure spending of R800bn with no plans to cut the budget deficit. While this may raise questions over fiscal prudence, the aggressive spending may keep the economy humming in difficult times. However, the new budget, announced on […]

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SA set for economic recovery

Bloemfontein – All is set for economic recovery in 2011, but South Africans should not begin thinking the next growth phase has dawned. This was the view of Economists.co.za economist Mike Schüssler, the compiler of the Sake24 and BoE Private Clients provincial barometers. These indices are compiled from many data series and measure the economic […]

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