Our compass points towards fiscal sustainability and we must all face the same way. Madam Speaker, R3 billion was allocated to the Land Bank in June. Divisional managing directors and boards of directors have been appointed. Address: Riverbank House, 1 Putney Bridge Approach, London, SW6 4TJ. Developing countries are now expected to grow by 4.7 per cent in 2018 and 2019. This is no easy task, but is precisely what South Africa desperately needs,” said Reza Hendrickse, portfolio manager at PPS Investments. The current Budget Guidelines propose a wage freeze for the next three years – but additional options are being explored. As we borrow more, we pay even more. The final part of our duties as captains through the storm is to strengthen the ship.

“This is significant as the number of homeowners has increased, and it is only expected to increase further throughout the year. Other non‐interest spending items are also reduced, while funding for buildings and other fixed structures, provincial and local capital grants, and the Infrastructure Fund will be protected. We propose consolidated spending of R6.2 trillion over the 2021 Medium Term Expenditure Framework, of which R1.2 trillion goes to learning and culture, R978 billion to social development and R724 billion to health. What will the 2020 Budget Speech mean for you and your business? Our revised fiscal framework puts us on a course to stabilise the ratio of debt- to-GDP at around 95 per cent within the next five years. Already there is progress on implementing the plan. Geordin Hill-Lewis said that in summary, Mboweni has abandoned his commitment to get debt under control by 2023 and has abandoned his commitment to stop bailouts of SAA. R600 million goes to employ early childhood development and social workers.

Building capacity to help Africa trade better, 2020 Medium Term Budget Policy Statement Speech, 2020 Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS), eWeek of Online Events: Dialogues, Webinars and Meetings - Online, Intergovernmental Group of Experts on E-commerce and the Digital Economy, fourth session (Postponed) - Geneva, Multi-year Expert Meeting on Trade, Services and Development, eighth session (Postponed) - Geneva, 2020 IAOS-ISI Conference - Livingstone, Zambia, African Development Bank 2020 Annual Meetings - Côte d'Ivoire. Madam Speaker, you are now well aware that the country’s Aloe Ferox is drought resistant, it can survive the harshest of circumstances and can certainly withstand a pandemic. In South Africa, the high frequency data that we collect suggests that green shoots are emerging. The MTBPS Review and Adjusted Estimates of National Expenditure provide greater detail on our fiscal and borrowing plans.

Two weeks ago Ramaphosa outlined the country’s economic recovery plan. Here are the main highlights, in terms of figures, which emanated from Mboweni’s mid-term budget speech on Wednesday. Finance Minister Tito Tius Mboweni delivered his Medium-Term Budget Policy Speech in Parliament on 28 October 2020 in Cape Town.