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There's a prediction Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene will cut National Treasury's February forecast of year-on-year GDP growth of 2.7% to around 1.5%.
There's an expectation that Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene will cut National Treasury's February forecast of year-on-year GDP growth of 2.7% to around 1.5%. ( )

Nene to present his first mid-term budget speech in Parliament

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene will present his maiden mid-term budget speech in Parliament on Wednesday.

Aces stun Pirates to climb league table
Wednesday 22 October 2014 05:48
Pistorius spends first night in jail
Wednesday 22 October 2014 05:32
Aces stun Pirates to climb league table
Wednesday 22 October 2014 05:48
Pistorius spends first night in jail
Wednesday 22 October 2014 05:32
SABC’s finances ‘improving’
Tuesday 21 October 2014 20:32
Pan African Parliament's powers under review
Tuesday 21 October 2014 20:10
SANDF warns of recruitment scam
Tuesday 21 October 2014 19:49
Pistorius was sentenced to five years in prison after being found guilty of culpable homicide.
Pistorius was sentenced to five years in prison after being found guilty of culpable homicide.

South Africa

Pistorius spends first night in jail

Wednesday 22 October 2014 05:32

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius spent his first night in his cell in the hospital wing of the Kgosi Mampuru II prison in Pretoria.

Africa

Sudan's Bashir chosen by ruling party as candidate for 2015 elections

Tuesday 21 October 2014 19:17

Sudan's ruling party chose President Omar Hassan al-Bashir on Tuesday as its candidate for next year's presidential vote.

World

US general elections are scheduled for November 4, 2014.
Democratic Party to face uphill battle in US polls: Expert

Wednesday 22 October 2014 05:29

A leading Democratic pollster believes that the Democratic Party is facing an uphill battle with midterm elections just two weeks away in the United States.

Politics

Battle for Cosatu gets underway

Tuesday 21 October 2014 20:49

The 2.2 million member strong trade union's three-day Central Executive Committee has been described by some as a make-or-break committee.

Business

There's a prediction Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene will cut National Treasury's February forecast of year-on-year GDP growth of 2.7% to around 1.5%.
Nene to present his first mid-term budget speech in Parliament

Wednesday 22 October 2014 06:03

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene will present his maiden mid-term budget speech in Parliament on Wednesday.

Science

Tuesday night offers “shooting star” spectacle

Tuesday 21 October 2014 18:47

On Tuesday night stargazers will be able to see dozens of meteors, or shooting stars, in the night sky.

Lifestyle

The use of donkey carts for transportation of goods and some commuters is popular in Limpopo
Limpopo to invest in non-motorised transportation

Tuesday 21 October 2014 17:24

The Limpopo Department of Transport is set to invest in non-motorised transportation like the use of donkey carts and bicycles as modes of transport.

Sport

Aces stun Pirates to climb league table

Wednesday 22 October 2014 05:48

Mpumalanga Black Aces soared seven places up the Premiership standings on Tuesday night, stretching their unbeaten league run to six straight matches with a stunning 2-1 victory over Orlando Pirates.

Opinion

NDP requires strong leadership : Budget Speech Preview

Tuesday 21 October 2014 16:09

When Minister Nene presents this year’s medium-term budget policy statement (MTBPS) on October 22, it will reflect on how far we have come in the last 20 years.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage Day 2014.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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