Government working on 'world class' battery storage project – Gordhan

2019-11-20 21:00

Government intends to sign off soon on a "world class" battery storage project, Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has said.

Eskom debt relief report expected by year-end, MPs hear

2019-11-20 12:52

Eskom has a group debt burden of around R440bn.

SAA says it is ramping up operations as strike continues

2019-11-19 13:38

Unions and the airline's leadership are still unable to find common ground.

ANALYSIS | Brinkmanship, bankruptcy and politics: SAA and what might happen at Eskom

2019-11-15 06:00

The South African government is running out of money and time. If it doesn’t embark on extensive reorganisation and rationalisation of the national finances the country will pay a heavy price. And the brinkmanship between it and unions at SAA might be a curtain-raiser to the main event: knocking Eskom into shape.

Sekunjalo wants court to set aside warrant that authorised raid on its offices

2019-11-08 15:32

The search and seizure operation took place at Sekunjalo's V& A Waterfront offices early in October,

Mabuza pleads for due process as EFF guns for Gordhan

2019-11-07 18:34

Deputy President David Mabuza wards off attempts by the Economic Freedom Fighters to make him condemn Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan.

Pravin Gordhan won't be intimidated, says his lawyers after Equality Court loss to EFF

2019-10-31 18:16

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan's legal team say they will continue to advise their client after he lost his hate speech case against EFF leader Julius Malema in the Equality Court.

ANALYSIS: Cyril Ramaphosa has now become the problem

2019-10-31 09:55

The economic crisis is deepening and President Cyril Ramaphosa shows no sign of making the difficult decisions that National Treasury has been warning about for years.

We want guarantees that Eskom workers won’t be retrenched – Cosatu

2019-10-30 11:48

Labour federation Cosatu has said it will engage with government on the recently released special paper marking out a roadmap for Eskom.

Cutting costs and unbundling: All you need to know about Eskom's rescue plan

2019-10-29 15:33

Eskom is aiming to have completed the unbundling of its generation, transmission and distribution operations by December 2022.


Gordhan says SAA may have no money for salaries this month

2019-11-20 13:25

Meanwhile, Numsa has indicted it is aiming to launch a secondary strike at Comair, but its members have to vote first.

Gordhan: Govt committed to saving SAA, but there's no room for further bailouts

2019-11-19 23:00

The minister of public enterprises met with striking unions in Pretoria on Tuesday.

Mkhwebane welcomes release of 'rogue unit' report to her by state security minister

2019-11-15 21:30

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane says Minister of State Security Ayanda Dlodlo has handed her a redacted version of the Inspector General of Intelligence (IGI) report, which found that the so-called SARS "rogue unit" was unlawful.

Gordhan: SAA is not too big to fail

2019-11-14 21:35

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has said unions are risking the future of SAA and jobs.

Eskom should pay fair price for coal, says deputy president

2019-11-07 22:19

Deputy President David Mabuza tells the National Council of Provinces that many of the economic challenges SA currently faces, had their roots in Eskom's woes.

Eskom owed over R600m in back payments from neighbouring countries

2019-11-07 14:17

Debtors include the national power utilities of Zimbabwe, Zambia and Mozambique.

Malema's 'dog of white monopoly capital' comments against Gordhan not hate speech - Equality Court

2019-10-31 10:14

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan approached the Equality Court after EFF leader Julius Malema criticised him in 2018.

Judgment day: EFF's Malema to hear whether calling Gordhan 'a dog of white monopoly capital' amounts to hate speech

2019-10-31 08:01

EFF leader Julius Malema will learn whether his comment about Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan being a "dog of white monopoly capital" amounted to hate speech.

Ferial Haffajee: Gordhan goes 'Made in China' on Eskom’s future

2019-10-30 06:12

Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan followed the lead of China and Vietnam, both communist states with high growth state capitalist economies, to plot a future Eskom, says Ferial Haffajee.

Eskom privatisation is 'fake news' - Gordhan

2019-10-29 11:54

The minister of public enterprises released a turnaround document on govt plans to fix Eskom, a day before Tito Mboweni presents the medium-term budget.

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