Treasury blocks R4bn Gupta deals

2017-04-23 06:00

National Treasury has blocked Eskom from expanding two coal-supply contracts that would have seen a company owned by the Gupta family and President Jacob Zuma’s son Duduzane end up R4bn richer.

FIC Bill delay: Presidency keeps mum as clock ticks

2017-04-21 09:48

There's no word from President Jacob Zuma's office on why he still hasn't signed the FIC Bill into law, close to two months after it was passed by Parliament.

Cosatu backs Gigaba's controversial aide

2017-04-19 16:34

Trade federation Cosatu has shown its support for Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s newly appointed adviser, Professor Chris Malikane.

Treasury puts out fires on Gigaba aide's take on nationalisation

2017-04-18 14:15

National Treasury has tried to put out fires after Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s newly appointed adviser published an article advocating for the nationalisation of banks.

From Verwoerd to Chavez: Battle heats up over Treasury aide

2017-04-17 09:15

DA MP David Maynier was accused of being trained at the “Verwoerd school of politics” after he accused the Finance minister’s economic adviser of being trained at the “Hugo Chavez School of Economics”.

Gigaba wants someone with a 'cool head' for Treasury DG

2017-04-13 18:19

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba wants someone with the same stature of outgoing Lungisa Fuzile to take the helm at National Treasury.

Politics gutted SARS of rising stars, fears that Treasury is next

2017-04-11 06:30

The troubles at the Treasury and SARS are a microcosm of the steady hollowing out of state institutions over the past few years. Professor Mills Soko explains the causes and consequences.

Gigaba assures banks of policy stability - BASA

2017-04-06 17:17

New Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has assured South Africa's banks that there will be no shift in policy direction, says Banking Association MD Cas Coovadia.

Forget all the noise outside, Gigaba tells Treasury

2017-04-05 07:50

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has told Treasury staff to “forget all the noise outside” as he believes the negative reaction to his appointment will pass.

Gigaba brings controversial advisers to Treasury

2017-04-04 19:21

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s new advisers at Treasury have controversial backgrounds, with one having alleged links to the Guptas.


Leak of draft report on Gupta-owned Tegeta an 'outrage' - Eskom

2017-04-21 15:41

Eskom has expressed shock and outrage over a leaked draft report about irregularities in its coal-supply contract with Gupta-owned Tegeta Exploration and Resources.

How Eskom could unlock billions to fast-track nuclear deal

2017-04-20 09:29

While Eskom is set on having a nuclear power station operational by 2025, the issue of financing a major infrastructure project has been top of mind.

Gigaba reins in aide, says Malikane not a zama-zama

2017-04-19 12:40

New Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has reined in his newly appointed adviser Professor Chris Malikane over an opinion piece he authored promoting nationalisation.

Steven Friedman: Markets can stomach a captured Treasury but poor will suffer

2017-04-18 07:27

A captured South African Treasury is bad news for the country's poor but the view that the capture is a natural enemy of the market economy is a myth, says Steven Friedman.

Investors favour insiders to head Treasury

2017-04-13 19:30

Investors would prefer the appointment of an internal candidate to head National Treasury because this would maintain stability in managing the country’s finances, analysts say.

INTERVIEW: How corruption busters could prevent Treasury capture

2017-04-13 06:01

National Treasury’s tech-savvy chief procurement office could become a major stumbling block in any attempt to capture Treasury for nefarious purposes.

Lungisa Fuzile's departure from Treasury a 'radical blow'

2017-04-06 20:50

The resignation of National Treasury boss Lungisa Fuzile is deeply regrettable, say political parties.

INTERVIEW: Treasury DG downplays new rating agency

2017-04-05 17:02

Treasury director general Lungisa Fuzile believes a new rating agency that is pro-South Africa will have very limited benefits for the country.

Gigaba admits: I celebrated Diwali with the Guptas

2017-04-04 21:29

New Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba says that although he has met the Guptas, they have no influence on the decisions he takes.

Treasury boss Fuzile has asked to leave by end of April - sources

2017-04-04 15:20

Treasury director general Lungisa Fuzile has asked to leave his post at the end of this month, a year before his contract runs out, according to three people.

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