Local elections will impact rating agencies

2016-07-21 06:00

IMF warnings over the need for structural change to the SA economy come while the clock is ticking on making substantive reforms to prevent a ratings downgrade.

Gordhan wants delay in SAA financials release

2016-07-14 16:43

Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan has requested Parliament to grant an extension for the tabling of the annual financial statement SAA.

London’s top SA analyst: Tenderpreneurs, Gordhan and why Zuma isn’t trusted

2016-07-12 07:08

Nomura's Peter Attard Montalto shares how global investors read SA's political challenges, with corruption and tenderpreneurs now accepted as part of the reality.

Inflation could push sugar tax beyond 20% level - Treasury

2016-07-12 06:05

The proposed 20% increase in sugar tax that aims to target obesity in SA will be adjusted annually to take inflation into account, proposes Treasury.

Gordhan jumping the gun on labour reforms - Cosatu

2016-07-04 12:58

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s statements that the government is close to announcing reforms to labour legislation were premature, charges Cosatu.

Brexit makes SA a more attractive investment destination - Gordhan

2016-07-01 21:00

The rise of right-wing nationalism and Brexit makes South African a far more attractive investment destination, says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

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

2016-06-27 18:15

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.


Anthea Jeffery: Has Treasury been captured by the black business lobby?

2016-07-20 17:39

Draft regulations recently gazetted by National Treasury suggest that Pravin Gordhan's department has finally been captured by the black business lobby, says an analyst.

Brexit effects will only be felt next year - Pravin Gordhan

2016-07-12 17:00

The effects of UK's exit from the European Union will only be felt next year, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says.

Gordhan requests economists to fight for equality

2016-07-12 07:02

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has implored public economics students to direct their research towards achieving equality and social justice.

Zuma populism to send rand to R17 per dollar - top forecaster

2016-07-11 06:43

The rand is overvalued and has little chance of strengthening in the next year due to the policies of Zuma's “populist” government, says the currency’s best forecaster.

Gordhan’s paradox: Says enjoys cabinet’s support, but may still be arrested

2016-07-04 07:58

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan at times seems to be the only beacon of sanity in a political story where the news is all about abuse, incompetence, arrogance, tenderpreneurs and crony capitalists.

Gordhan: Cabinet supports me to do my job

2016-06-30 18:58

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says he has the support of cabinet to do his job, even as he can’t give any assurances that he won’t be arrested for espionage.

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.

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