Moyane admits: My relationship with Gordhan is strained

2017-02-24 13:24

SARS commissioner Tom Moyane says the R30bn revenue shortfall was not caused by tax collection inefficiencies, as indicated in Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's Budget Speech.

In the markets: What to watch this week

2017-02-17 13:15

Investors will be watching closely when finance minister Pravin Gordhan delivers the Budget Speech on Wednesday.

Three guaranteed expenses for Budget 2017

2017-02-15 20:05

There are three imperative funding areas which Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan could mention in Budget 2017.

Gordhan's full affidavit

2017-01-30 13:13

Read the full affidavit filed by Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, in which he responds to court papers filed by Oakbay Investments on 20 January.

Treasury's Microsoft deal to contribute to 'fiscal stability'

2016-12-11 18:00

A contract between Microsoft, National Treasury and the State Information Technology Agency could result in significant savings for the national fiscus.

Treasury denies new Sars 'rogue unit' probe

2016-11-22 15:53

Treasury has refuted media claims that it is investigating a new so-called rogue unit at the South African Revenue Service.

Does Zuma want Pravin gone because he guards Treasury?

2016-11-07 08:41

How does our government continue to act like this with impunity? Is it to get access to Treasury?

SAA to break even by 2021

2016-10-30 06:20

SAA expects to break even in 2021, according to the airline’s interim chief financial officer, Phumeza Nhantsi.

#News24Pravin: Gordhan explains budget solution to Fees Must Fall

During Pravin Gordhan's mid-term budget speech on Wednesday he announced an additional R17bn would be allocated to students and universities over the next three years, to help address the #feesmustfall crisis. Watch.

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Treasury cuts economic growth estimate to 0.5%

2016-10-26 15:01

National Treasury has revised South Africa’s growth forecast for 2016 from 0.9% to 0.5% as part of its medium-term budget.


Budget 2017: The wealthy will pay more

2017-02-23 12:14

A new tax bracket for high-income earners and higher dividends tax were some of the answers finance minister Pravin Gordhan had to finding a R28bn shortfall in tax revenue.

Fake news sites target National Treasury

2017-02-15 20:45

A new wave of fake news sites carrying reports attacking the Treasury’s leadership have surfaced.

Gordhan's Gupta court battle comes to a head

2017-02-10 16:15

Oakbay’s allegation that Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan targeted the Gupta family is part of a conspiracy theory, court papers show.

Kenneth Brown to leave National Treasury

2016-12-13 16:44

Kenneth Brown will be stepping down as chief procurement officer after 19 years at the National Treasury.

About 40% of SA taxpayers registered in Gauteng

2016-11-30 13:58

The Gauteng province had the largest number of taxpayers for the 2015 tax year in South Africa, according to the tax statistics report.

The stress test Obama used to save the economy

2016-11-11 15:15

By insisting that policy must trump politics President Obama saved the American banking system and economy, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

Mini budget 2016: Hopes and prayers

2016-10-30 07:00

Finance minister’s forecasts, slammed as ‘overoptimistic’ locally and abroad, depend on Cabinet’s cooperation.

#News24Pravin: Frontline puts Gordhan on the spot regarding fraud charges

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, with his mid-term budget speech behind him, now faces a court appearance relating to fraud charges brought against him by the National Prosecuting Authority. Watch.

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Treasury expects lower current account deficit

2016-10-26 15:15

South Africa’s current account deficit is expected to average 3.9% over the next three years, down from an average of 5.2% between 2013 and 2015, said National Treasury.

No to free education but tuition fees could be funded - economist

2016-10-25 06:34

Repurposing capital directed to the Brics bank to fund higher education could help struggling families pay tuition fees, says an analyst.

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