Friday 24 October 2014 05:50
The National Assembly has approved the Home Affairs Committee's report requesting it not to proceed with an investigation into former IEC Chairperson Pansy Tlakula's fitness to hold office.
Thursday 23 October 2014 16:07
The Canadian government determined to return to business as usual on Thursday after a reported convert to Islam shot dead a soldier at the National War Memorial.
Thursday 23 October 2014 10:44
The National Assembly plenary session will be in full swing on Thursday following a spring recess.
Thursday 23 October 2014 08:04
Vice president of the Black Business Council, Sandile Zungu, says Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene's maiden Mid-term Budget was delivered with enthusiasm.
Thursday 23 October 2014 07:53
A gunman attacked Canada's parliament on Wednesday, with shots fired near where Prime Minister Stephen Harper was speaking.
Thursday 23 October 2014 05:49
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene's maiden Mid-term Budget Policy Statement in Parliament has been widely welcomed by business and industry.
Wednesday 22 October 2014 20:27
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene's mid-term budget speech has revealed deep cracks in the country's fiscus.
Wednesday 22 October 2014 17:54
Government is proposing a new framework for funding state-owned companies that will distinguish purely commercial commercial activities
Wednesday 22 October 2014 17:49
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene should have placed more emphasis on dealing with wasteful expenditure according to the United Democratic Movement (UDM).
Wednesday 22 October 2014 16:02
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene says the 2014 Mid Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS) signals a shift in fiscal policy
Wednesday 22 October 2014 15:34
An under-performing economy and mounting national debt have forced government to take steps to rein in spending.
Wednesday 22 October 2014 14:46
Spending on post school education and training will grow faster than any other government programme over the next three years, says Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene.
Wednesday 22 October 2014 14:42
To improve service delivery and fight and prevent corruption in both public and private sectors, government’s anti -corruption task team has managed to probe 169 criminal cases.
Wednesday 22 October 2014 14:11
South Africa expects a slightly wider budget deficit of 4.1 percent of GDP for 2014/15 from the 4% seen in February.
Wednesday 22 October 2014 11:51
United Democratic Movement leader Bantu Holomisa has formally requested Parliament's Joint Ethics and Members Interest Committee to investigate National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete.
Wednesday 22 October 2014 09:36
Head of the School of Economics at Wits University, Professor Jannie Rossouw, says Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene needs to show that government can contain expenditure.
Wednesday 22 October 2014 07:03
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene will present his maiden mid-term budget speech in Parliament on Wednesday.
Wednesday 22 October 2014 06:54
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene could use his maiden budget speech on Wednesday to appeal to more than 1.3 million government workers to demand wages in line with inflation.
Wednesday 22 October 2014 06:07
When Nhlanhla Nene takes the floor on Wednesday afternoon to present his very first Medium Term Budget Policy Statement for 2015/16, he will be under intense scrutiny.
Wednesday 22 October 2014 05:46
DA Chief Whip John Steunhuisen says the chaos that erupted during President Jacob Zuma's oral reply session two months ago took almost everyone in parliament by surprise.