David Van Rooyen

Back from the brink: South Africa puts its money on Pravin

Gordhan returns to the finance ministry with a renewed focus on helping the poor and protecting state enterprises from opportunism and corruption.

Behind Nene’s firing: Meet the new boss, so different from the old one

David van Rooyen's business deals make him seem more like a small-town hustler than an impresario on the national black economic empowerment stage.

Walter Sisulu’s grandson breaks ranks and condemns Nene’s axing

Activist and loyal ANC member Shaka Sisulu has "broken ranks" and disagreed with Wednesday's reshuffle, deploring the "neutered" ANC's response.

Comment: Will the ANC stand up to Zuma?

In sacking Nhlanhla Nene, Jacob Zuma has demonstrated that he does not care about the common good, only about his own survival, argues Sam Sole.

Van Rooyen speaks out: Will he raise taxes?

David van Rooyen has acknowledged the "colossal task" he faces, while speculation is rife that he will announce tax increases in the February budget.

Where will David van Rooyen’s priorities lie?

Pressing financial challenges that have befuddled previous ministers include health insurance, free education and the nuclear deal with Russia.

Nene bombshell shatters SA

Jacob Zuma replacing Nhlanhla Nene with David van Rooyen as finance minister has mauled investor confidence and the fallout could become even worse.

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Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

The solitary choreography of solo prayer

Covid-19 transmissions in mosques and churches have complicated our relationships with them

Slice of life: Living her own life again

'It was hard to survive without performance'

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories