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Kganyago announced the MPC's rates decision in Pretoria. ( )

Repo rate remains unchanged

Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago says the monetary policy committee has decided to leave the repo rate unchanged at 7% - meaning the prime lending rate stays at 10.5%.

SABC remains a public funded entity: ANC
Tuesday 24 January 2017 11:24

South Africa

Parties to submit names for SABC interim board

Tuesday 24 January 2017 15:26

Political parties serving on Parliament's Communications Committee will each submit five names for candidates to be considered for the SABC interim board.

Africa

Dlamini Zuma’s unavailability a missed opportunity: AU

Tuesday 24 January 2017 12:18

SA’s decision not to avail outgoing African Union chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma to serve for a second term has been described as a missed opportunity.

World

China says will protect South China Sea sovereignty

Tuesday 24 January 2017 13:54

China said on Tuesday it had "irrefutable" sovereignty over disputed islands in the South China Sea after the White House vowed to defend "international territories".

Politics

SABC remains a public funded entity: ANC

Tuesday 24 January 2017 11:24

African National Congress (ANC) member of the Ad Hoc Committee probing the affairs of the SABC, Patrick Chauke, says the SABC remains a public funded entity.

Business

Repo rate remains unchanged

Tuesday 24 January 2017 15:26

Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago says the monetary policy committee has decided to leave the repo rate unchanged at 7% - meaning the prime lending rate stays at 10.5%.

Science

Animals and humans have shared the earth for all time and it is no wonder that people facing dire circumstances find comfort in their domestic animals.
Humans in shelters find comfort in animal companions

Tuesday 24 January 2017 16:17

A look at animal-friendly human shelters in Gauteng where people who are left with nothing have a chance to start again with their four legged friend.

Lifestyle

We don’t discriminate: Grace Bible Church

Tuesday 24 January 2017 08:17

Pastor Ezekiel Mathole of the Grace Bible Church does not discriminate against homosexuality.

Sport

De Villiers clings to 10th spot in Test batting rankings

Tuesday 24 January 2017 15:38

It has been almost exactly a year since AB De Villiers played a Test match, and the player finds himself clinging to 10th spot in the latest Test batting rankings.

Opinion

What Southern Africa can learn from W Africa when dealing with despots

Tuesday 24 January 2017 07:39

Has the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) just taught the Southern African Development Community (SADC) a lesson?

MTBPS

Minister Pravin Gordhan delivers his Mid-Term Budget Policy Statement on the 26th October 2016.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

International Aids Conference

The city of Durban, SA, will host the 21st International Aids Conference, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years.

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states met from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

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