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RIGHT OF REPLY: Hawks probe R111m hospital fraud

The Coega Development Corporation responds to an M&G article

Eskom’s plight the fault line in Tito Mboweni’s 2019 budget

Eskom gets R69-billion in additional funds for its restructuring plans but no debt relief deal

Mboweni to deliver budget in the face of massive debt and blackouts

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni is under pressure to bail out the state power utility Eskom — along with its $30-billion mountain of debt

As it stands, Eskom will cease to exist by April — DPE

The department outlined the financial and operational problems facing the utility, which began load-shedding on Monday

RAF amendment bill could boost loss of support claim expenditure by 70%

Opponents of Rabs say inadequate research and consultation have been done

No end to Eskom bailout furore

The utility is labouring under a debt burden of about R420-billion and its cash from operations is not enough to service its interest payments

Eskom aims to shed its debt load

But critics say shifting liability to the state could have unintended consequences for the economy

Municipalities’ unpaid water bills increase to a whopping R13.1bn

It is not only municipalities at fault. Government and provincial departments also owe a portion of the R13.1-billion debt

SA footballers still haunted by black tax and lavish living

Professional footballers, who have to retire young, need different investment vehicles

Africa’s new debt crisis

On the continent where many countries faced bankruptcy in the 1990s, once again the outlook is grim. This time around, help is harder to find

JSE cleans up after scandals

New proposals will give the stock exchange greater oversight and introduce more transparency

Debt relief won’t be a quick fix

Writing off debts of the poor, as laid out in a Bill before Parliament, may take up to seven years

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The Mogale Centre: A place of hope for young offenders

In the last story of her series about children behind bars, Athandiwe Saba speaks to young men who have committed serious crimes and are now living behind the walls of the Mogale Child and Youth Care Centre

Covid-19 fight to enter house-to-house testing phase

President urges people to continue staying at home for the next 17 days

Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

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