There is nothing wrong with the youth! | by Dick Forslund

There is nothing wrong with the youth! | by Dick Forslund

Youth labour more attractive, but in abundant supply The campaign for a youth wage subsidy fits well with the “common sense” truth in the business press that ordinary wages are too high and unions are too strong. The youth wage subsidy is just “an entry point to a...
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...