Apart from fiscal consolidation, ratings agencies will be looking out for the avoidance of tax hikes in Budget 2018 which could strangle economic growth.
CPS also wants to be paid a ‘reasonable’ fee if its contract with Sassa is extended for another six months.
To allow for renewed negotiations with newly-elected president, Cyril Ramaphosa.
The Chamber of Mines and the Presidency have both said an upcoming court case to review the controversial Mining Charter will be put on ice in order to give negotiations a chance.
Mining expert Peter Leon believes South Africa’s mining sector could have a prosperous future ahead of it, now that the changing of the guard has taken place.
The US is considering imposing quotas on imports of aluminum and steel, including a tariff of at least 24% on steel imports from all countries.
Boreholes, hand sanitisers and waste water replace the fresh resource on film sets and building sites.