Tag: 2017

South Africans will pay VAT of 14% on wholewheat bread

By: PwC Consumers can expect to be hard-hit due to a change in Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, 2017   Consumers can expect to feel the pinch once the proposed scrapping of VAT zero rating on...

Op-Ed: 2017 worst year yet for S.A tax payers

For taxpayers, this year is the worst ever, and the next two years are projected to be even worse.

Op-Ed: The debt ensemble plays on in 2017

Sovereign debt continues to rise in Sub Saharan Africa and many analysts don’t see debt levels and debt servicing costs diminishing in 2017.

Navigating emerging markets in 2017

Mark Mobius, executive chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets Group shares his emerging market plays for 2017

US millionaires’ plans under Trump

Cash flush US millionaires are pouring into stocks ahead of Donald Trump's term next month

Nigeria's Buhari sends 2017 draft budget framework for Senate approval

Overall spending for 2017 is expected to reach 6.866 trillion naira ($22.57 billion), up from this year's budget of 6.06 trillion.