Tag: rating agencies

Ratings agencies applaud South Africa’s budget: Treasury

Ratings agencies Fitch, Moody’s and S&P Global all applauded South Africa’s budget where the Treasury raised value added tax for the first time in over two decades and announced plans to dramatically...

Op-Ed: On Durban, WEF Africa, and Radical Economic Transformation

It was estimated that the direct impact of hosting WEF Africa in Durban would be at least R64-million with a total impact of over R155-million.

From Muddling to Miracle: The path to maintaining SA’s credit rating

"Wouldn’t it be awesome if we could break out of our no-growth shackles? We can. And it’s not far-fetched either," writes Dr Adrian Saville.

S.A minister tells Eskom to release coal contracts report

Minister Brown concerned a public row between the Treasury and Eskom could lead to the utility being downgraded by credit rating agencies.