ANC to force banks to invest in new coal mines

ANC to force banks to invest in new coal mines

One of the obvious results of endemic corruption and chronic mismanagement, is that investors start to withdraw and tax revenues start drying up. Local and international lenders are wary of providing new funds to a government that is simply sinking away into further...
Crunch Time For SA? – the SA budget

Crunch Time For SA? – the SA budget

The SA budget was drawn up under severe pressure. The economy is extremely weak, with private sector profit margins under pressure, low capital investment, high input costs due to a weak currency, and generally poor business sentiment. New Finance Minister Tito...
ANC set to dominate 2019 elections

ANC set to dominate 2019 elections

The general expectation seems to be that the ANC will expand it’s grip on power in the forthcoming election, very much due to the end of the corrupt Zuma reign. However the new president, Cyril Ramaphosa, has his work cut out to end corruption – which is...