Tag: deficit

South Africa’s Gigaba says budget deficit narrowed in 2016/17

Wendell Roelf | CAPE TOWN South Africa's Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba told parliament on Tuesday the main budget deficit in 2016/17 narrowed to 3.8 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) from a previous...

Ghana central bank will not finance budget deficit – governor

Ghana's central bank will not finance the government's budget, its new governor, Ernest Addison, said on Friday as the regulator seeks to keep fiscal consolidation on track.

S.A: Beyond the 2017 Budget

Everyone has had time to digest how the R28 billion increase in the tax burden that largely falls on individuals will impact us.

Op-Ed: S.A. Budget must go bigger on tax & spending cuts

S.A's upcoming Budget will be a critical. There is no more room for the upward revision of deficit targets as seen over the last few years.

Tanzania current account deficit narrows 56.6 pct in year to Nov

The bank said overall balance of payments swung into a surplus of $246.6 million.

Another increase in personal income rate for S.A?

S.A's tax revenue is projected to fall short by R23-billion. So, how will this deficit be made up?

South Africa's Q3 current account deficit widens

Exports fell during the quarter, resulting in a trade deficit of 4 billion rand.

Nigeria to recieve $600 mn loan from African Development Bank

The loan is the first tranche of a total $1 billion budget support package.