Budget Speech News

#Budget2019: Litmus test for Mboweni … Is state expenditure reigned in?

So says Piet le Roux, the chief executive of Sakeliga, in the run-up to Mboweni’s Budget Speech.

IOL , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

Government needs to focus on delivery and execution in #Budget2019 Speech

The CEO Initiative believes that the Budget Speech is an opportunity to present measures that South Africa needs to be more investor-friendly.

IOL , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

#Budget2019: We need solutions going beyond election promises

The Budget Speech happens against the backdrop of a depressed economy, high unemployment, massive poverty, corruption and maladministration across the various spheres of government with critical state-owned enterprises (SOEs) affected the most.

IOL , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

CHECK THIS: The rand’s turbulent ride since Gigaba’s Budget

MY FIRST: Finance Minister Tito Mboweni will deliver his maiden Budget Speech on Wednesday.

IOL , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

WATCH: #CosatuWesternCapeStrike highlights job losses ahead of #Budget2019

Union members affiliated to Cosatu march to Parliament as part of an effort to mobilise for pro-poor policies ahead of the Budget Speech and to protest against job losses Cape Town protest comes after the union held marches in big cities across the country to highlight the plight of the workers who are facing retrenchments from various sectors including the prospect of job losses at Eskom.

IOL , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

#Budget2019: MTBPS did just enough to appease Moody's, 2019 is a different ball game

When Minister Tito Mboweni gives his maiden Budget Speech on Wednesday, it will be important to consider the key issues that emerged in the MTBPS.

IOL , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

What franchises need to keep an eye on from the Budget Speech

Franchise business owners are waiting with bated breath for the outcome of the 2019 National Budget Speech to be delivered by the Minister of Finance.

IOL , South Africa Feb 18, 2019

Is 2019 an opportunity to buy into the market at lower prices?

With the Budget Speech due to take place next week, many South Africans are hoping for greater certainty following the tumultuous events in 2018.

Business Tech , South Africa Feb 16, 2019

How much legroom does the government have to hike tax?

After having been stable at 14 percent for a number of years last year saw an increase in the VAT rate by one percentage point to 15 percent, as delivered in the 2018 Budget Speech by then Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba.

IOL , South Africa Feb 16, 2019

What can personal income taxpayers expect from the #Budget2019

Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni, delivers his Budget Speech on 20 February.

IOL , South Africa Feb 15, 2019