Treasury

Workers won’t vote for ANC if state job cuts go ahead

The labour federation says it will not vote for the ANC in 2019 if government goes ahead with public sector job cuts and privatisation of SOEs

From Dubai to Russia ― how former Eskom and Transnet CFO Anoj Singh was bought

The report seen by the M&G, follows last year’s treasury report which called for an investigation into Singh, Brian Molefe and other executives

Nene demands action from PIC

The minister has slammed the board for not properly handling allegations levelled at the CEO

VBS saga: Municipalities in for half-a-decade wait for a fraction of R1.5bn deposits

Disciplinary action is going to be lodged against those responsible – from the bank and the municipalities – for the funds ending up with VBS.

National Treasury announces independent inquiry into PIC

While Dan Matjila has rejected allegations of impropriety and the Public Service Association has defended him, the matter escalated to Treasury

Treasury’s VAT panel to look into fuel price hikes

This price hike will have an impac​t on the prices of transportation, goods, food and paraffin, which many low income households depend on

SA Express suspends operations over ‘serious safety risks’ from today

The airline has this month been in hot water over operational and financial setbacks, as well as a recent spate of corruption allegations.

Pressure mounts for govt, private sector to put more work into financial inclusion

Financial inclusion is loosely thrown around but pressure is mounting for government and the private sector to respond with solutions that can deliver

Women MPs slam Treasury for shoddy sanitary towels VAT exemption plans

Women across the political spectrum have issued a stern warning to treasury: take the request that sanitary pads be VAT exempt seriously

The top ten municipal culprits not paying Eskom debt

​The top 10 defaulting municipalities owe Eskom billions, and a parliamentary committee has resolved to find out why they are not paying their debts

Kganyago: Too soon to tell if SA economy is in the clear

​Even though South Africa has got off to a positive start this year, it is too early to tell that the country is on a new growth trajectory

‘Brazen theft’ of public resources must be dealt with – Treasury DG

The erosion of public resources through “brazen theft” must be dealt with, says Dondo Mogajane

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Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

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