With the right announcements the markets would react positively, support the government in seeking growth, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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All three property sectors – residential, commercial and industrial – are currently experiencing a so-called buyers’ market in the Western Cape, says David Maynier, Western Cape Minister of Finance and Economic Opportunities.
In a statement, the Public Protector says that the claims "served no purpose".
DA MP David Maynier has put forward a "six pack" of challenges for the Finance Minister to address in the mini budget.
President Cyril Ramaphosa told Parliament that the Presidential Fiscal Committee, which was tasked with considering proposals by National Treasury to bring the public finances back onto a sustainable path, has not met since 2017.
National Assembly has passed a legislative proposal for amendments to the Public Investment Corporation Act to promote transparency and good governance at the investment manager.
Contrary to claims made by DA MP David Maynier about the country’s rising debt levels, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene says that government has been managing the country’s debt responsibly.
A new Bill that wants to give greater power to the National Assembly to appoint the chair of the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) will be tabled in parliament soon.
Friday's late night ratings downgrade of SA's long-term local currency debt by S&P Global Ratings amounts to a "vote of no confidence" in the new Presidential Fiscal Committee, says the party's finance spokesperson.
Politicians and other stakeholders reacted with differing opinions following Finance Minister Malusi Gibaba’s maiden mini budget speech.
The DA has drafted a private member’s bill that it says will strengthen transparency and accountability at the Public Investment Corporation.
The Zondo commission of inquiry has confirmed that it is looking into the 2013 Gupta Waterkloof landing matter, this after Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's recent announcement that she had opted to scrap the investigation.
The DA's David Maynier, who originally laid a complaint with the Public Protector over the Guptas' Waterkloof landing, says he does not support the decision by her office to close the investigation.
At the end of September, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a stimulus package aimed at pulling South Africa closer to economic recovery after the country fell into a fresh technical recession.
The Democratic Alliance has welcomed the decision to institute an independent inquiry into the Public Investment Corporation.
The president, in a written response to a parliamentary question, has said that the process of reviewing the size of national government departments is under way.
DA MP David Maynier has accused Deputy President David Mabuza of lying to the National Assembly.
Parliament’s finance oversight committee wants to start hearings into the Steinhoff scandal by late January, amidst calls for Markus Jooste and Christo Wiese to testify.
David Maynier from the Democratic Alliance says SA's total public debt could be 80% to GDP, or even higher, by 2020/21.
Xolani Mkhwanazi, deputy chairperson of the Public Investment Corporation says there is no investigation into an alleged smear campaign to discredit its CEO Dan Matjila.
The Finance Minister says major advertisers withdrew their business from the SABC due to declining listenership and viewership
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