DOMESTIC

18:00 (GMT+2) Wed, 22 Feb 2017
The Democratic Alliance (DA) on Wednesday said it expected Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan to announce more haircuts for government and reprioritise funding to programmes to employ young people in the country.DA spokesman on finance David Maynier sai
15:37 (GMT+2) Wed, 22 Feb 2017
Responding to suggestions that he may be fired, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan on Wednesday said he was deeply aware that he served at President Jacob Zuma’s pleasure but believed his track record in the past year was clear for all to see.&ldq
14:51 (GMT+2) Wed, 22 Feb 2017
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has announced an increase in sin taxes for consumers of alcohol and tobacco.Tabling his Budget Speech in the National Assembly on Wednesday, he said alcohol and tobacco excise duty rates will increase by between 6.1 an
14:44 (GMT+2) Wed, 22 Feb 2017
PARLIAMENT, February 22 (ANA) – Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan kept projections for the country’s growth rate for 2017 at the 1.3 percent he forecast in October last year, but warned this would not make a meaningful impact on unemploymen
13:45 (GMT+2) Wed, 22 Feb 2017
Acting chairperson of the African National Congress (ANC) in the Western Cape, Khaya Magaxa, called for an end to corruption as he addressed protesters outside Parliament on Wednesday.Dozens of National Health and Allied Workers Union (Nehawu) member
12:42 (GMT+2) Wed, 22 Feb 2017
Police in Limpopo have confiscated machines, drug manufacturing equipment as well as chemicals with an estimated value of R10 million.Spokesperson Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo said two suspects aged 26 and 39 were arrested at the drug laboratory whic
12:37 (GMT+2) Wed, 22 Feb 2017
South Africa’s notice of withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC) was unconstitutional and should be revoked immediately, the North Gauteng High Court ordered on Wednesday.“The following order is made: the notice of withdraw