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Treasury will not budge over carbon tax

Treasury will not budge over carbon tax

The national Treasury is sticking to its decision about implementing the carbon tax from next year. The hopes of business have gone down as there might be delays to the unpopular measure and it believes that it will add yet another burden to the economy already in trouble due to load shedding and low growth. Treasury deputy director-general Ismail Momoniat confirmed on Tuesday that the 2016 implementation date was still on track and that it would “hopefully” release a draft bill within the following two…

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