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Government not swimming in cash, warns Tito Mboweni in Budget 2021 Speech

Independent online (SA) 25 Feb 2021
Johannesburg – Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has stuck to fiscal consolidation and reined in expenditure by proposing a wage bill cut of R300 billion in the next three years, that will reduce debt in the next five years and allocate billions for the vaccines ... our public finances are dangerously overstretched ... siyabonga.mkhwanazi@inl.co.za.
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Government is not swimming in cash, warns Tito Mboweni in Budget 2021 Speech

Independent online (SA) 25 Feb 2021
Johannesburg - Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has stuck to fiscal consolidation and reined in expenditure by proposing a wage bill cut of R300 billion in the next three years, that will reduce debt in the next five years and allocate billions for the vaccines ... our public finances are dangerously overstretched ... siyabonga.mkhwanazi@inl.co.za.
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The Latest: Alaska governor positive for coronavirus

Kearney Hub 25 Feb 2021
A pedestrian wearing a mask to protect against COVID-19 passes a wall mural on a sidewalk in Johannesburg, Wednesday, Feb ... In Finance Minister's budget speech in Parliament, Tito Mboweni said South ... A homeless man begs for alms at a busy intersection in Johannesburg, Wednesday, Feb.
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The Latest: Kentucky urges Black citizens to get vaccinated

Kearney Hub 25 Feb 2021
A pedestrian wearing a mask to protect against COVID-19 passes a wall mural on a sidewalk in Johannesburg, Wednesday, Feb ... In Finance Minister's budget speech in Parliament, Tito Mboweni said South ... A homeless man begs for alms at a busy intersection in Johannesburg, Wednesday, Feb.
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South Africa to spend $712 million on mass vaccination drive

Springfield News-Sun 24 Feb 2021
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa plans to spend $712 million to vaccinate some 67% of its 60 million people to control the country's COVID-19 battle and get the economy to rebound from its decline of 7.2% last year ... Various groups planned to protest during Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's 2021 Budget Speech.
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Budget 2021: Labour, political parties set-out their expectations for Tito Mboweni

Independent online (SA) 24 Feb 2021
Johannesburg - Political parties and labour unions say Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's budget speech should focus on providing much-needed funding for vaccines, but he is being warned not to squeeze the labour force with a tax increase ... "For the budget, we are going to want to see if they have a grip on public finances.
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S. African government boosts spending on vaccination program

China.dot.org 24 Feb 2021
JOHANNESBURG, Feb. 24 (Xinhua) -- South African Finance Minister Tito Mboweni on Wednesday said the government would set aside more than 10 billion rand (0.68 billion USD) to purchase vaccine in an effort to eradicate the coronavirus in the next two years ... Mboweni also announced that more budget would also be allocated towards the vaccine program.
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LIVE FEED: Finance Minister Tito Mboweni delivers his 2021 Budget Speech

Independent online (SA) 24 Feb 2021
Johannesburg – Finance Minister Tito Mboweni is due to give the budget speech on Wednesday following a tough economic year for the country which was largely compounded by the Covid-19 pandemic. Mboweni will give his speech facing pressure to make do with a tight budget to fund important sectors such as education, health and infrastructure funding ... .
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The Latest: Fauci: NIH to study 'long-haul' virus symptoms

Auburnpub dot com 24 Feb 2021
A pedestrian wearing a mask to protect against COVID-19 passes a wall mural on a sidewalk in Johannesburg, Wednesday, Feb ... In Finance Minister's budget speech in Parliament, Tito Mboweni said South ... A homeless man begs for alms at a busy intersection in Johannesburg, Wednesday, Feb.
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The Latest: N. Carolina governor eases restrictions, curfew

Billings Gazette 24 Feb 2021
A pedestrian wearing a mask to protect against COVID-19 passes a wall mural on a sidewalk in Johannesburg, Wednesday, Feb ... In Finance Minister's budget speech in Parliament, Tito Mboweni said South ... A homeless man begs for alms at a busy intersection in Johannesburg, Wednesday, Feb.
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The Latest: Biden plans to get face masks to hard-hit areas

Auburnpub dot com 24 Feb 2021
A pedestrian wearing a mask to protect against COVID-19 passes a wall mural on a sidewalk in Johannesburg, Wednesday, Feb ... In Finance Minister's budget speech in Parliament, Tito Mboweni said South ... A homeless man begs for alms at a busy intersection in Johannesburg, Wednesday, Feb.
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Rand retreats ahead of tomorrow’s budget speech

Independent online (SA) 23 Feb 2021
JOHANNESBURG - The rand retreated ahead of the all-important budget speech on February 24, in which Finance Minister Tito Mboweni will provide clarity on the government’s fiscal ...
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