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This is Midterm Budget Speech, The Healthy Living Alliance is calling for the Minister...

In September, Treasury announced that it would be taking strong measures to curtail government spending as the country faces a concerning debt trap. Among the many causes of the crisis, the government...

Publication of sugar tax increase without consultation threatens livelihoods 

SA Canegrowers has voiced concern about the recently published Draft Rates and Monetary Amounts and Amendment of Revenue Laws Bill, which includes an increase in the Health Promotion Levy (sugar tax), and...

Reversal on sugar tax increase a welcome reprieve for sugarcane growers

Press statement by Andrew Russell Chairperson at SA Canegrowers SA Canegrowers welcomes the announcement in the Budget Speech of the decision not to implement a planned increase in the Health Promotion Levy....

Sugar tax to promote health, curb obesity

As the debate over imposing a tax on sugary beverages commenced on Tuesday, Members of Parliament (MPs) heard of concerns that the intake of sugar-sweetened beverages in South Africa was increasing steadily. ...

Sugar tax will reduce GDP by R14bn

The Beverages Association of South Africa (BevSA) warned today that the proposed discriminatory tax on sugar sweetened beverages (SSBs) has the potential to reduce the industry’s contribution to South Africa’s Gross...

“Poor will bear brunt of proposed sugar tax”

According to the IOL, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s plan of introducing a sugar tax on sugar-sweetened beverages is likely to hurt the poor the most. Mapule Ncwana, the Beverage Association...

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