Wind of change? South African budget sets out hard truths for state enterprises

Issue 456 - 11 Mar 2022 | 5 minute read

Finance minister Enoch Godongwana’s first budget speech was welcomed as another safe budget in a long history of safe budgets in South Africa. But the challenges facing the government continue to mount: the National Treasury expects the economy to grow by 2.1% in 2022, dropping to 1.8% over the medium term.

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