Where Next for a Europe in Crisis? | by Kirsty Hughes

Where Next for a Europe in Crisis? | by Kirsty Hughes

As the leaders of the eurozone struggle to contain Europe’s financial crisis, big question marks are appearing both over whether the euro will actually survive as a single currency and over whether the euro crisis may split the European Union (EU) politically into two...

Chancellor House | by Eleanor Momberg

Chancellor house has become symbolic of the precariously close nexus between the state and the ruling party, and the creation of fortunes not only for maintaining power but also to benefit individual members of the ruling elite. Though controversy stalks the ANC...
Pampering of rich too costly | by Dick Forslund

Pampering of rich too costly | by Dick Forslund

Speculation is rife in anticipation of next week’s budget speech. Will Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan announce tax increases? Might the tax rate for personal income above R617 000 increase to 42 percent? Might it even return to 45 percent for the portion of...