Medium Term Budget Policy Statement

Govt ‘no’ to public service wage hikes

Government departments themselves are going to have find the money for unbudgeted increases

The finance minister details a plan to ‘rebuild the ancient ruins’

​It’s not often that Bible verses and Dickens are quoted in the same speech, especially when the speech is to outline the medium-term budget

‘Fraud, poor governance’ cause municipal crisis

Provincial departments have an estimated R25-billion in unpaid bills

Mboweni targets water crisis

The finance minister has vowed to tackle rampant corruption and municipal dysfunction

The showman must now deliver

Mboweni has been applauded for his opening performance. But can he steal the show?

Public sector squeeze has begun

Officials say vacancies for senior officials, including directors general, won’t be filled

Mboweni’s medium-term budget a bitter pill

This policy statement highlights the difficult economic and fiscal choices confronting us over the medium term, the finance minister said

Mboweni at budget crossroads

President Cyril Ramaphosa will be hoping that Mboweni's stewardship of the listless economy will help the ANC rally support ahead of the 2019 polls

Despite Twitter appeal, Mboweni has little wiggle room in medium term budget

Much of the MTBPS was finalised before Mboweni’s appointment was announced following the resignation of his predecessor Nhlanhla Nene

VBS: How far will state’s bill stretch?

The total amount is yet to tallied but could reach billions and could hit taxpayers in the pocket

Tito’s back in town

Mboweni, a former reserve bank governor and labour minister, was sworn in as finance minister on Tuesday

Nene promises financial prudence as all eyes turn to the MTBPS

The finance minister says 'We need to change the conversation around spending'

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Western Cape Judge Mushtak Parker faces second misconduct complaint

The Cape Bar Council says his conduct is ‘unbecoming the holding of judicial office’

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

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