PRES RAMAPHOSA SHARES INSPIRATION TO TRANSFORM SOUTH AFRICA

PRETORIA-- President Cyril Ramaphosa says the most important people are ordinary South Africans, who are faced with socio-economic challenges ranging from poverty to diseases. The President said ever since he delivered the State of the Nation Address (...

SOUTH AFRICA SAYS RESCUED SMUGGLED CHILDREN BEING CARED BY THE STATE

PRETORIA-- Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has disputed reports that the children who were found in a truck in Rustenburg en-route to Cape Town are being held in South Africa against their biological parents' will.The department confirmed...

Optimism returns to SA economy

While many challenges still remain, there is a sense of optimism about the South African economy going into the future, Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba said on Wednesday.We stand before you with a profound sense of optimism, purpose and resolve, said Mi...

Treasury to assist state-owned companies turn the corner

National Treasury will assist state-owned companies (SOCs) develop and implement robust turnaround strategies, Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba said on Wednesday.Tabling the 2018 national Budget in the National Assembly on Wednesday, Minister Gigaba said...

Day Zero estimate moves to July

Cape Town estimated Day Zero has been moved to 9 July 2018, due to a weekly drop of 0.5% in dam levels.The Day Zero, which was initially planned for 16 April 2018 was moved out early this month to 11 May 2018, due to a decline in agricultural usage.Cit...