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Moody’s rates SA’s #Budget2020, warns risks remain skewed toward a higher debt path

Moody's warns "even if the government achieves its planned spending restraint, the government's projected primary deficit of 1.1% of GDP by fiscal 2022 would still be too wide to stabilize the debt burden."

SA trade union COSATU says it won’t allow workers’ wages to be slashed

South Africa’s largest trade union federation COSATU said on Wednesday that it would not allow workers’ wages to be slashed, after Finance Minister Tito Mboweni used a budget speech to promise cuts to the public sector wage bill.

#Budget2020: Rating SA’s Budget 2020, has it done enough to avoid a downgrade?

All eyes were on Tito Mboweni for this budget as investors sit on the edge of their seats for the upcoming Moody's rating which, prior to the budget being delivered, was suspected to be a downgrade. Has that changed? And what is the view of other ratings agency's to South Africa's spending and collection plans. Join this CNBC Africa panel of experts as they unpack Finance minister Tito Mboweni's 2020 budget speech....

#Budget2020: What Budget 2020 means for you & your wallet

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni says South Africa's income tax system is progressive and the adjustments reflect this. Mboweni announced some declines in personal income tax. But as much there may be tax relief, sin taxes have again gone up- so what does this budget mean for you and your wallet? Samke Mhlongo, Founder & Chief Executive of Next Chapter, Ricardo Teixeira, Chief Operating Officer, Wealth Advisers BDO and Zweli Mabhoza Founder and Director, Priority Tax Solutions join CNBC Africa for more....

#Budget2020: Funding state owned enterprises

The biggest thorn in South Africa's side are its state owned enterprises - Eskom and South African Airways in particular. Are we throwing scare resources down a drain? Makgopa Tshehla, Professor for Financial Management of the Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership, Maarten Ackerman, Chief Economist at Citadel and Abdullah Verachia from Gibs and CEO of The Strategists join CNBC Africa for more....

#Budget2020: What finmin Mboweni’s budget speech means for business

Vusi Thembekwayo, CEO of My Growth Fund, Steven Schultz, CEO, Momentum Securities and Xolile Sizani, Group CEO of Servest join CNBC Africa to dig deeper into finmin Mboweni’s 2020 budget speech....

#Budget2020: Expert analysis of finmin Mboweni’s 2020 Budget Speech

Join this CNBC Africa panel of experts as they unpack Finance minister Tito Mboweni's 2020 budget speech....

#Budget2020: SA’s Budget analysed

CNBC Africa delves deeper into Finance minister Tito Mboweni's 2020 budget speech with Muneer Hassan, Senior Lecturer: Taxation, UJ, Stephen Meintjes, Head of Research at Momentum Securities and Nolwandle Mthombeni, Investment Analyst, Mergence....

#Budget2020: SA finmin Mboweni delivers his 2020 Budget Speech (full speech)

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni presented his 2020 Budget with little room to manoeuvre. The speech provides insights on the state bank, growth and tax....

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