What do you expect from Pravin Gordhan's #Budget2016?

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan is set to present #Budget2016 in the National Assembly amid unfavourable economic conditions worldwide.

Redi Tlhabi opened the lines for listeners to share what they expect to hear from Gordhan's highly-anticipated speech.

Listen to the conversation below:

I would like the government to start the much long awaited public infrastructure investment. I think that will go a long way, especially for small building contractors. The government has been saying for years and years that they going to spend a lot of money on infrastructure but that hasn't happened.

Bheki, caller in Krugersdorp

I remember last year, they ordered an airbus with R2 billion, instead of that, now there is a drought that is happening and what I read is that farmers need R1 billion, so instead that R2 billion must just go to the farmers so we can have maize.

Tshepo, caller in Kagiso

This article first appeared on 702 : What do you expect from Pravin Gordhan's #Budget2016?


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