Browsing All posts tagged under »Pravin Gordhan«

Spin, myths and The Market

December 19, 2015


The economic crunch experienced in South Africa last week provided a clear insight into the workings of the system and the limits, within a parliamentary democracy, of “people’s power”.

ANC faces a turbulent post-election period

May 29, 2011


The government as employer, together with the governing ANC, could be sailing into some turbulent post-election waters. A series of meetings, some of which started this week, will determine quite how turbulent, but the prospects for smooth sailing look remote. On May 26 representatives of the 14 unions in the public service were in Cape […]