Economist at the North West University’s school of business Professor Raymond Parsons says during the delivery of the State of the Nation Address and budget speech, government must send out a clear message that it has put in place measures to properly manage its public finances.
Sudan has passed its 2020 budget that includes an overall deficit of about 73 billion Sudanese pounds ($1.62 billion), Finance Minister Ibrahim Elbadawi said on Sunday. The country’s ruling sovereign council and Cabinet agreed the budget – the country’s first since the toppling of longtime ruler Omar al-Bashir, whose final years in power were marked […]
Tokyo Olympics organizers sought to reassure Japan’s public that the cost for hosting the Games will not exceed budgeted estimates, amid worries over possible overruns caused partly by late venue switches for the marathon and walking events.
The Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni, is expected to introduce a Special Appropriation bill in Parliament on Tuesday for Eskom’s additional funding.
Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan says he’s not intimidated by the actions of the Economic Freedom Fighters. This is after the party’s MPs tried to prevent Gordhan from delivering his department’s budget vote speech in Parliament on Thursday night.