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May 04, 2016
Pravin Gordhan
The way the government buys its goods and services is getting a shake-up aimed at saving billions, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Wednesday. This includes saving a targeted R1.4-billion by reviewing the government's top 100 contracts, saving a possible...
Apr 21, 2016
Minister in the Presidency for Planning, monitoring and Evaluation Jeff Radebe
Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Jeff Radebe has insisted that, despite the appointment of three Ministers to engage the banks that cut ties with private Gupta-linked Oakbay Investments amid allegations of State capture, government...
Apr 21, 2016
The Seriti commission’s finding that there was no evidence of government corruption in the 1999 arms deal amounted to a predictable but disappointing whitewash, opposition politicians said on Thursday after President Jacob Zuma made it public in a televised address....
Apr 21, 2016
Nhlanhla Nene
Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has been appointed as a resident adviser to Thebe Investment Corporation, it was announced on Thursday. This comes after Allan Gray appointed Nene to its board on Monday. Nene, who was fired by President Jacob Zuma in December...
Apr 12, 2016
Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas
Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas on Tuesday said the National Treasury had cautioned the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) against investing in state-owned enterprises that were struggling to get their finances into order. “We have not blacklisted any but we...
Apr 08, 2016
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan
The South African Revenue Service (Sars) has a legal mandate to perform enforcement and criminal investigations, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Friday. In a written response to Democratic Alliance MP David Maynier, Gordhan said according to information...
Mar 30, 2016
The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) on Wednesday confirmed that the unit’s anti-corruption team is investigating the charges brought by the Democratic Alliance (DA) against President Jacob Zuma’s son Duduzane and two members of the Gupta family,...
Mar 24, 2016
Atul Gupta
The Hawks will be investigating the Gupta family as well as President Jacob Zuma's son, Duduzane, they said on Wednesday. Hawks spokesperson Robert Netshiunda said the case opened by the Democratic Alliance (DA) last week had been received by the crime fighting unit...
Mar 17, 2016
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Mar 08, 2016
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan
South Africa’s Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan is set to miss the debate on the Budget scheduled to take place on Wednesday in Parliament as he is abroad on an investor roadshow. National Treasury confirmed on Monday that Gordhan was visiting the United Kingdom...
Mar 01, 2016
The Democratic Alliance (DA) on Monday called on President Jacob Zuma to appoint an independent judicial commission of inquiry to investigate all the allegations surrounding the so-called “rogue unit” within the South African Revenue Service (Sars). In a statement...
Feb 25, 2016
Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan has not done enough to avoid a sovereign ratings downgrade in South Africa, according to the Democratic Alliance (DA). DA shadow minister of finance David Maynier said in a statement after Gordhan's speech on Wednesday that rating...
Feb 23, 2016
The South African government has no plans to sell off further stakes in Telkom, Telecommunications Minister Siyabonga Cwele said on Tuesday amid calls from the opposition for the parastatal to be fully privatised. “Telkom has already been privatised. There is no such...
Jan 19, 2016
Democratic Alliance finance spokesman David Maynier on Tuesday said economic policy failures were in part to blame for the International Monetary Fund’s drastically revised growth forecast for South Africa. He said there was now more pressure on President Jacob Zuma...
Jan 04, 2016
The Presidency has described the criticism by the DA of the final report of the Commission of Inquiry into Allegations of Fraud, Corruption, Impropriety or Irregularity in the Strategic Defence Procurement Package as “unwarranted” and “irresponsible”. The Arms...
Oct 13, 2015
While South Africa’s National Treasury has completed most of the preliminary work into the country’s proposed nuclear build programme, all the details, including the cost to the fiscus, remained classified, MPs were told on Tuesday. Briefing Parliament’s standing...
Oct 02, 2015
The Democratic Alliance said on Thursday it had written to Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene to demand copies of planning documents setting out the financing and feasibility of the government’s nuclear power expansion programme. “The minister has suggested up until now...
Sep 14, 2015
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene
The Treasury was engaging with various stakeholders to unlock any funding bottlenecks for infrastructure projects‚ Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene said on Monday. The aim is to facilitate more investment in public infrastructure. Mr Nene emphasised‚ however‚ that he...
Sep 03, 2015
Nuclear energy is the cheapest source of energy in South Africa‚ and is subsidising renewable energy‚ says Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson‚ on another day of heated parliamentary debate as ministers refused to lift the veil of secrecy surrounding the proposed...
Sep 01, 2015
South Africa was firmly committed to adding to its nuclear energy capacity but would only sign an agreement with another country as a supplier if it was affordable and in line with local procurement rules, Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson told MPs on Tuesday....
Aug 29, 2014
The DA has called on Auditor General Kimi Makwetu to investigate allegations of irregularities in the awarding of tenders worth more than R200-million by the defence department. "The dodgy defence force air transport tender must be investigated," said Democratic...
Jan 31, 2014
EXPORT MODEL An artist’s impression of the Kondor-E
The Kondor radar surveillance satellite designed and built by the Russian company NPO Mashinostroyenia (NPO Mash) that was launched into orbit in June last year and which has been linked in the South African media to South Africa’s Project Flute, reportedly started...
Jan 20, 2014
An artist's impression of a Kondor radar surveillance satellite in orbit
The Kondor radar surveillance satellite designed and built by the Russian company NPO Mashinostroyenia (NPO Mash) that was launched into orbit in June last year and which has been linked in the South African media to South Africa’s Project Flute, reportedly started...
Jan 20, 2014
There were many unanswered questions about a satellite reportedly commissioned eight years ago under the title "Project Flute", the DA said on Sunday. "It is time, after more than eight years and R1-billion, for government to provide some straight answers about...
Jul 10, 2012
The Department of International Relations has confirmed it is investigating allegations that the former ambassador to Iran, Yusuf Salojee, accepted payments from MTN. The statement by Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, in reply to a Parliamentary question released on...
Jun 07, 2012
JSE-listed group MTN’s former CEO, Phuthuma Nhleko, reaffirmed on Wednesday evening that no bribes were approved or paid under his watch to secure a mobile licence in Iran. His response comes as reports surfaced that the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation,...
Jun 05, 2012
The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (DPCI), also known as the Hawks, has launched a formal investigation into allegations that JSE-listed MTN had engaged in corrupt conduct to obtain a mobile licence in Iran. “We have considered the allegations and...
Jun 01, 2012
Details of the investment credits awarded to the various international companies which supplied major systems to South Africa under the strategic defence re-equipment programme started in the late 1990s have recently been made public. These details are contained in a...
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