#Budget2017: Little good news for South Africans

2017-02-22 22:27

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s 2017 Budget Speech was one that was drafted in difficult economic times and uncertainty about his tenure as head of the National Treasury.

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Mining ministers' taxpayer-funded Merc, Porsche slammed

2017-02-22 21:24

The Mercedes-Benz and Porsche the government bought for Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane and his deputy make a mockery of government's austerity measures, Cosatu has said.

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WATCH: Fire ministers who don't create jobs - Cosatu

2017-02-22 21:40

Ministers should be given a target to create jobs and those who don't should be fired, Cosatu’s parliamentary representative Matthew Parks tells Fin24.

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Budget was pro-poor, but not populist - Save SA

2017-02-22 20:37

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's National Budget was pro-poor, but not populist - and that is an important distinction, according to Crispin Sonn from Save SA.

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Amla predicts success for SA's new T20 league

2017-02-22 21:36

Cricket South Africa’s #T20 Global Destination League (GDL) is taking shape and Proteas batsman Hashim Amla believes it will be a massive success.

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Exoplanets 101: Looking for life beyond our Solar System

2017-02-22 22:24

Seven Earth-like planets orbiting a small star in our Galaxy called Trappist-1 are the most recent - and arguably the most spectacular - in a string of exoplanet discoveries going back 20 years.


 
 

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