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Pravin Jamnadas Gordhan

Date of Birth: 12/04/1949
Place of Birth: Durban


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BRICS tug-of-war

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan represents South Africa at the Group of 20 and BRICS finance ministers often gather on the sidelines of G-20 meetings to build joint policy interventions...


The BRICS didn’t break out the bank

So after lengthy discussions on the plan to set up a BRICS development bank South Africa’s Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan sounded relieved when he announced: ‘It’s done...


South Africa scrambles for Africa

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan the Governor of the Development Bank of Southern Africa is finalising changes to the bank’s mandate that will see it operate beyond the Southern African Development Community...


Undiplomatic corps

In Zuma’s cabinet the ‘centrists’ Manuel and Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan are battling for control of economic policy with the ‘leftists’ Ebrahim Patel and Rob Davies...


Zuma hits back as mining unrest spreads

After ministers spent several weeks minimising the economic damage of the Marikana shootings Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan admitted that the unrest could undermine growth and investment...


Higher taxes, less nationalisation

Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan Minister in charge of the National Planning Commission Trevor Manuel and Minister for Public Enterprises Malusi Gigaba all want control of overall policy...


An imported ally

The centrists are led by Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and Trevor Manuel head of the National Planning Commission...


At the top, a three-way split

The argument mirrors the ideological battle between on the one hand Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and his ally Trevor Manuel the National Planning Commission Chairman both of whom hold conventional Keynesian economic views and on the other hand their ideological rivals Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel and Rob Davies the Trade and Industry Minister representing the left wing of the cabinet (AC Vol 52 No 5 It's all about jobs)...


The state of Zuma’s nation

Limpopo Premier Cassel Mathale is furious that citing maladministration Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has sent in a team from the Treasury to run five Limpopo government departments...


Zuma goes for broke

Technocrats in the government such as Finance Minister Pravin Jamnadas Gordhan and Minister in the Presidency Trevor Manuel will be trying to manage the New Growth Path economic package and the introduction of the elaborate New Development Plan...


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