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Government debt

But depressed growth and further Eskom support weigh heavily on government

Despite positive moves, South Africa’s fiscal position is still very vulnerable

“The storm only comes to teach you how to skillfully sail your ship.” – Matshona Dhliwayo, author and philosopher

“If you owe your bank a hundred pounds, you have a problem. But if you owe a million, it has.” – Economist John Maynard Keynes

A butterfly flaps its wings in Wuhan, China

"Speculation … allows you to put your emotions first, whereas investment gets emotions out of the picture.” – John C. Bogle

Passing breeze or real winds of change?

We can’t afford not doing better

“We demand rigidly defined areas of doubt and uncertainty!” – Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

“Battles are never the end of the war” – former US President James Garfield

Let us not waste another crisis

Restoring confidence is key to growth recovery

“The trouble is, you think you have time.” – Gautama Buddha