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11 Jun 2020

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Analysis – 2020/21 National Budget

Giving the Can Another Kick Down the Road

The COVID-19 pandemic has provided yet another excuse for government to kick the can of reform further down the road. But difficult issues like the size of the government wage bill and perennially-failing public enterprises will have to be addressed sooner rather than later.