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Trevor Andrew Manuel

Date of Birth: 31 January 1956
Place of Birth: Kensington, Cape Town


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Mbeki the mystery

The most applauded decision was to leave the respected economic team of Trevor Manuel at Finance and Alec Erwin at Trade in place; there are few new stars in the line up...


Mbeki's triumph

And the SACP and Cosatu have yet to show they have the courage to mount anything other than verbal guerrilla warfare against government economic policy which is embodied in the policy of 'Growth Employment and Redistribution' (GEAR) supported by Mbeki and Finance Minister Trevor Manuel...


Provincial power struggle

In 1997/98 provincial deficits amounted to one per cent of GDP whereas in 1998/99 the provinces collectively are set for a surplus of R600 million - 'a remarkable turnaround' according to Finance Minister Trevor Manuel although accumulated debt and interest costs remain high...


The fiscal fight

Finance Minister Trevor Manuel and his tax advisors try hard to balance these aims...


Crisis? What crisis?

Finance Minister Trevor Manuel and Reserve Bank Governor Chris Stals reject calls to follow Malaysia's move to impose capital controls; they argue that South Africa's fundamentals - 5 per cent inflation low current account and budget deficits - will eventually convince people the rand is undervalued and bring in investment...


Mbeki's money men

Flanked by cabinet heavyweights Finance Minister Trevor Manuel and Trade and Industry Minister Alec Erwin Deputy President Thabo Mbeki has assembled an impressive team of policy makers...


Mbeki's new machine

Of the top nine members voted on to the NEC by secret ballot six were Indian or coloured cabinet ministers (Kader Asmal Mac Maharaj Jay Naidoo Trevor Manuel Dullah Omar and Mohamed Valli Moosa)...


Wall Street is coming

Now the leftist critics of Finance Minister Trevor Manuel and his mandarins joke that he has shifted into reverse GEAR...


Manpower and muscle

Since Finance Minister Trevor Manuel launched the ANC's macroeconomic programme in June 1996 Cosatu and the SACP have been denouncing it...


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