Finance Minister Tito Mboweni delivers his Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement against a difficult economic backdrop, worsened by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Analysts say it will be difficult for Mboweni to deliver a budget that is both financially prudent and growth-enhancing.
Although new tax policy announcements only happen in the February Budget, analysts say the Finance Minister could hint at potential wealth taxes.
In other news – Mazwai defends Kelly Khumalo on Senzo Meyisa’s murder case
Ntsiki Mazwai has decided to defend Kelly Khumalo following the claim she has something to do with Senzo’s death. She questions why Kelly Khumalo was the only one being blamed for Senzo Meyiwa’s death. Learn more