Category «National Budget»

IFP Comments on Budget Speech 2016

IFP

“The IFP welcomes the budget that was presented by the minister of finance today, given the current fiscal constraints, and the parameters he within which has to work, we think he did a pretty good job of ensuring invested confidence, making sure that on the revenue side the taxpayer will not be unnecessarily burdened with …

VF Plus-reaksie op Begroting: “Terug na basiese ekonomiese grondwaarhede”

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Die minister van finansies se begroting kan as ʼn “terug na basiese ekonomiese grondwaarhede” beskryf word. Die minister het fiskale dissipline beklemtoon met die voorneme om miljarde te bespaar deur beter beheer oor staatsaankope en deur besparing. Dit is stappe in die regte rigting. Die maatreëls rondom staatsbeheerde entiteite word ook verwelkom as stappe in …

MTBPS 2015: Government must reduce spending

IFP

The Inkatha Freedom Party expects the Minister of Finance, Hon. Nhlanhla Nene, to announce measures to reign in government spending during his Medium Term Budget Policy Statement to be delivered tomorrow as means of hedging against a greater risk of less than forecasted tax receipts driven primarily by lower than expected economic growth during 2015. …

Voorskou: Mediumtermyn-begrotingsraamwerk

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Die VF Plus verwag totale eerlikheid oor Suid-Afrika se huidige ekonomiese krisis more van minister Nene, minister van finansies. Enige pogings om die huidige swak ekonomiese situasie met polities korrekte praatjies te verdoesel, sal die alarms by die internasionale kredietgraderingsagentskappe laat afgaan. Waar die minister in Februarie 2015 ‘n 2% ekonomiese groeikoers voorspel het, is …

CDP reaction to budget speech

CDP

“Minister Nene’s budget speech has all the ingredients of an election speech which was designed to please the majority of voters,” says Christian Democratic Party CDP) leader, Rev. Theunis Botha. “The focus falls heavily on welfare allowances and education. “With the fuel levy hikes touching one rand per litre, we are extremely concerned as to …

VF Plus-reaksie op Begroting 2015/16

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Dit is ’n hartseer dag as die regering dit nodig ag om vir die eerste keer in twintig jaar die persoonlike belasting met een persentasiepunt te verhoog. Dit beteken dat die regering deur die resessie tydperk en deur ander terugslae daarin geslaag het om met ander metodes die boeke te laat klop, maar nou nie …