[LISTEN] Zero-based budgeting explained
Finance Minister Tito Mboweni is scheduled to deliver an emergency budget in Parliament on Wednesday afternoon.
The special adjustment budget is a modification of the national budget that was tabled in February and it will make provision for the state's Covid-19 response.
The emergency budget will deal with the R500 billion relief package meant to deal with the COVID-19 crisis as announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa.
Aubrey Masango speaks to Pan African Research CEO Dr Iraj Abedian about zero-based budgeting.
Zero-based budgeting is absolutely necessary for the cabinet to say shouldn't we go into a reboot mode and look whether the way we allocate our resources is still good enough.Dr Iraj Abedian, CEO - Pan African Research
Zero-based budgeting says guys let us sit back, is this the sensible way of using limited resources?Dr Iraj Abedian, CEO - Pan African Research
Listen to the full interview below...
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