Friday 7 March 2014 15:55
Nehawu and the Open Democracy Foundation have expressed concern about what they say is a lack of protection for whistle blowers in the public service.
Thursday 6 March 2014 19:28
The ANC in Parliament has slammed accusations by the DA that it is processing a bill that will effectively legalise nationalisation of the oil and gas industries.
Wednesday 5 March 2014 20:06
The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) says it is unfortunate that there is a public perception that medical parole is discriminatory.
Wednesday 5 March 2014 19:08
The Western Cape High Court has reserved judgment in the Democratic Alliance (DA) court challenge to declare the Transport Laws and Related Matters Amendment Act unconstitutional.
Saturday 1 March 2014 14:26
Turkey's parliament passed legislation to shut down private preparatory schools many of which are an important source of income for an Islamic cleric Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan.
Friday 28 February 2014 20:44
Ratings agency Fitch has reaffirmed its stable outlook on South Africa.
Friday 28 February 2014 12:31
The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) says it will not support the Restitution of Land Rights Amendment Bill unless its new proposals are inserted.
Thursday 27 February 2014 12:26
President Jacob Zuma says the high number of registered voters is a sign that South Africans can see the fruits of freedom.
Thursday 27 February 2014 08:15
Old Mutual South Africa and Emerging Markets CEO, Kuseni Dlamini says the 2014 budget is positive, especially on the social grant.
Thursday 27 February 2014 05:28
Higher Education and Training Deputy Minister Mduduzi Manana has welcomed the allocation of R 19 billion to the National Students' Financial Aids Scheme.
Wednesday 26 February 2014 20:59
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says the refurbishing of hospitals and clinics and construction of new ones under the National Health Insurance scheme, will start in August this year.
Wednesday 26 February 2014 20:15
The rand was weaker against the dollar on Wednesday after Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan presented the 2014 budget to parliament and as emerging market currencies came under pressure.
Wednesday 26 February 2014 19:00
The Director General at the National Treasury, Lungisa Fuzile says 20 years of freedom has transformed South African society.
Wednesday 26 February 2014 17:02
The general secretary of Fedusa Dennis George has commended Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan for his focus on small businesses.
Wednesday 26 February 2014 15:23
Excise duties on alcoholic beverages (especially beer, sparkling wine and spirits) will increase by between 6.2 and 12 percent.
Wednesday 26 February 2014 14:58
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has tabled R1.1 trillion budget for this year.
Wednesday 26 February 2014 14:52
The number of people eligible for grants in South Africa is due to reach 16.5 million by 2016/17.
Wednesday 26 February 2014 14:21
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says service delivery must be improved and supported by necessary infrastructure.
Wednesday 26 February 2014 14:19
Hundreds of Numsa members are protesting outside the gates of Parliament as Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's delivers his Budget speech.
Wednesday 26 February 2014 14:08
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has urged South Africans to work together to create opportunities for employment.