All 3 property sectors now a buyers’ market in Western Cape - minister

2019-12-15 13:15

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.

Mkhwebane clarifies decision to scrap Gupta landing probe

2019-06-12 17:56

In a statement, the Public Protector says that the claims "served no purpose".

DA wants Mboweni to announce Moyane's axing in 'six pack' mini budget

2018-10-22 18:01

DA MP David Maynier has put forward a "six pack" of challenges for the Finance Minister to address in the mini budget.

Fiscal committee has not met since 2017 - Ramaphosa

2018-09-05 20:45

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.

New amendments to ensure transparency of PIC investments

2018-05-29 21:58

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.

Nene takes swipe at Maynier, says govt has been managing SA’s debt responsibly

2018-05-22 23:06

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.

DA's proposed law to strengthen PIC transparency to be tabled in parliament

2018-01-17 17:32

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.

DA says downgrade shows lack of confidence in Presidential Fiscal Committee

2017-11-25 15:19

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.

WATCH: ‘A full-scale budget blowout’

2017-10-26 15:39

Politicians and other stakeholders reacted with differing opinions following Finance Minister Malusi Gibaba’s maiden mini budget speech.

DA proposes law to strengthen transparency at PIC

2017-10-12 06:00

The DA has drafted a private member’s bill that it says will strengthen transparency and accountability at the Public Investment Corporation.


UPDATE: Zondo Commission confirms it is looking into controversial Gupta Waterkloof landing matter

2019-06-13 20:11

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.

Truth of Gupta Waterkloof landing never told – DA's David Maynier

2019-06-12 06:08

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.

Investment dream team has hit the ground running, says Ramaphosa

2018-10-03 16:12

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.

DA welcomes PIC probe, pushes for speedy PIC law amendments

2018-07-25 19:19

The Democratic Alliance has welcomed the decision to institute an independent inquiry into the Public Investment Corporation.

Ramaphosa: Govt department size under review, will be done by 2019

2018-05-28 15:06

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.

Mabuza told an 'outright lie' to Parliament - DA's Maynier

2018-04-25 18:22

DA MP David Maynier has accused Deputy President David Mabuza of lying to the National Assembly.

Parliament gearing up for Steinhoff probe

2018-01-11 15:25

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.

Total public debt could be 80% of GDP, or higher by 2020/21 - DA

2017-11-05 16:50

David Maynier from the Democratic Alliance says SA's total public debt could be 80% to GDP, or even higher, by 2020/21.

PIC not probing 'hit' on Matjila

2017-10-17 15:44

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.

Gigaba: Treasury still considering SABC's R3bn request

2017-10-05 18:05

The Finance Minister says major advertisers withdrew their business from the SABC due to declining listenership and viewership

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