Zuma has 45 days to pay back the money, once ConCourt approves Treasury report

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President Jacob Zuma will have 45 days to pay the R7.8m he owes for his Nkandla home, once the Constitutional Court approves the National Treasury's report.

Gordhan links Brexit to xenophobia, warns SA

2016-06-27 11:59

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says South Africa needs to do everything possible to help create peaceful and growing economies in African countries which supported SA.

Businesses are experiencing uncertainty - Gordhan

2016-06-27 06:57

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says following the result of the Brexit referendum developing countries, including South Africa, are experiencing volatility in business.

Brexit would complicate life in SA - Gordhan

2016-06-20 07:32

As Britons count down the days to a referendum on whether to remain a part of the EU, countries like South Africa are weighing up the cost of either scenario.

Herbst: From 'Weekend Special' to 'Room Service' – snouts deep in the trough

2016-06-13 12:34

If government officials didn’t plunder so much taxpayer wealth on self-indulgence, the country would be in a far better place than on the brink of a recession and ‘junk’ status.

Probe of Gupta money moves already demanded months ago - DA

2016-06-12 13:16

Already in April the Financial Intelligence Centre was asked to investigate allegations that the Guptas have illegally removed assets from SA, says the DA's David Maynier.

Gordhan: Keep fingers crossed for Fitch rating

2016-06-08 11:48

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan is keeping his fingers crossed in the countdown to a rating review by Fitch as he called for more concrete action to revive the economy.

Zuma and Gordhan bond ahead of final ratings hurdle

2016-06-08 07:45

South Africa’s leaders appear to have taken ratings agency Standard & Poor’s seriously regarding poor executive cohesion.

Perspective for critics preaching that South Africa is falling apart

2016-06-06 20:21

S&P's “no change” announcement provides breathing space to craft and start implementing the economic reforms everyone knows must come, says Alec Hogg.

Fitch may keep SA rating but cut outlook, analysts say

2016-06-06 15:46

Fitch is likely to affirm South Africa's investment grade credit rating but may lower its outlook to negative, analysts say, as the economy grapples with slow growth.


Nkandla: How the R7.8m that Zuma must pay back was calculated

2016-06-27 16:55

The National Treasury says that President Jacob Zuma must pay R7.8m for the non-security upgrades to his Nkandla homestead. The amount has been determined using 2009 prices, when the upgrades were done, the report says.

Gupta company bosses ambush Gordhan on talk show

2016-06-27 07:30

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says he is surprised by the move to use a talk show to debate a sensitive banking issue and that Treasury will engage further off-air.

Will Brexit break up the African Union?

2016-06-24 17:37

Britain's exit from the European Union will affect funding for the African Union, an analyst says.

Letter to Gordhan: National Jobs fund – funding unemployment

2016-06-15 12:43

The Warrenton Association of Cooperatives say government doesn't have a policy that can develop an industry of low skilled communities.

Gordhan rejects accusations he misused SA public money

2016-06-12 18:06

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has rejected accusations that he misused public money to set up an investigative unit when he led Sars.

Gordhan comes close to tears over Hawks probe

2016-06-10 22:17

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has come close to tears after he was asked about the Hawks investigation into him over an intelligence unit in the SA Revenue Services set up during his time as tax commissioner.

SA must not fall for Trump-style capitalism – Gordhan

2016-06-08 11:05

South Africa must not fall for Trump-style capitalism, says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, adding that a new way of inclusion is needed to ensure everyone benefits.

PICS: All smiles as Gordhan, Zuma work in meeting

2016-06-08 07:17

The presidency has released four photos of a seemingly jovial President Jacob Zuma and equally content Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan working together in a meeting about the economy.

Gordhan: Boosting economic growth is crucial

2016-06-06 18:02

South Africa needs to focus on economic growth and creating jobs after avoiding a downgrade to "junk status", urges Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

Gordhan’s hand strengthens after S&P ratings reprieve

2016-06-06 06:47

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has emerged in a stronger position in his tug of war with President Jacob Zuma after S&P decided not to cut SA's credit rating to junk.

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