File image: Finance Minister, Malusi Gigaba. IOL.
JOHANNESBURG - The 2018 Budget Speech is set to be delivered by Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba in Parliamnet on Wednesday at 2pm.

Gigaba is expected to spell out resolutions to plug a revenue gap and narrow the country's budget deficit.

South Africans will be looking closely at the budget speech today, particularly on statements around personal income tax and sin tax. Funding for free higher education will also be a major focal point.

You will be able to follow #Budget2018 LIVE on http:/www.iol.co.za/business-report/budget via our livestream and on social media on Twitter : @busrep and Facebook : Business Report .

The budget speech will also be broadcast live on SABC, ENCA and Parliament TV from 2pm onwards.

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- BUSINESS REPORT ONLINE