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#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....

#Budget2020: South Africans get a tax break; public-sector wage bill cut

Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni has decided to cut the strained South African consumer some slack this year.

#Budget2020: Risk of SA remaining investment grade by Moody’s has become more pronounced

The national treasury has acknowledged that the risk to South Africa remaining investment grade has become more pronounced.

#Budget2020: SA’s Finance Minister Tito Mboweni’s full speech

South Africa's Finance Minister Tito Mboweni provides insights on the state bank, growth and tax.

Op-Ed: This is how Africa can accelerate energy access

In order to achieve our common goal of combatting energy poverty, it is crucial that the industry and governments come together to adopt new ways of accelerating energy access.

What you need to know about Africa’s growing lead battery industry causing extensive contamination

The production of lead batteries is growing rapidly in Africa as the market for lead batteries expands however the industry is causing extensive contamination.

#SONA2020: Point of order Mr President !..Two presidents howled down in Parliamentary fiasco

Before South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa uttered a word in his State of the Nation Address in Parliament in Cape Town the proceedings were thrown into chaos.

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Tony Elumelu’s United Bank For Africa donates $14mn to COVID-19 relief across Africa, this is how it will be used…

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Government’s response to Moody’s downgrade of SA to junk status

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