Davis committee: Bigger burden has been placed on the better-off

Gordhan opts for indirect taxes to have minimum impact on the poorest and bigger burden on the well-off

11 months ago
Opinion: Let’s get the right things done

Stark economic realities demand a new pragmatism — not only to change the perceptions of rating agencies but to make real progress, writes Nicolaas Kruger

11 months ago
Education: Can they have some more?

The student funding challenges prompted government to allocate an additional R16.3bn to higher education over the next three years

11 months ago
Skills development: Double-digit increase for training fund

Boosting the number of artisans to address SA’s chronically high unemployment rate remains one of government’s top priorities

11 months ago
Defence and police: SA’s soldiers draw the short straw

Below-inflation increase in defence budget allocation means the it will continue to fall further behind the curve

11 months ago
Personal savings: Clarity on pension fears

Pressure from trade unions further delays introduction of pension initiative

11 months ago