Unions lobby Ramaphosa to trim, clean up South African Cabinet

2019-05-16 20:01

The appointments will be the next big step for investors watching for signs Cyril Ramaphosa can follow through on promises to revitalize the economy and clean out the government after a series of scandals during predecessor Jacob Zuma's presidency.

Cassper’s response to being ‘snubbed’ by the president

2019-05-10 10:19

Cassper won't assume that everyone knows him.

Ramaphosa's economic revamp at stake as SA votes

2019-05-08 09:05

Since taking office, President Cyril Ramaphosa has sought to clamp down on corruption, spearheaded a drive to lure new investment and appointed new managers to oversee mismanaged government institutions.

Are we in the Endgame now? What the latest Avengers blockbuster says about SA

2019-04-28 11:38

While Thanos - also known as The Mad Titan - accomplished his goal of wiping out half of the life in the universe in Infinity War, President Cyril Ramaphosa's go at halving our financial woes won't come with the snap of a finger, says Khulekani Magubane.

Ramaphosa makes TIME Magazine's 100 most influential list

2019-04-17 16:45

This makes Ramaphosa the first sitting South African president to be included in the prestigious list since former president Thabo Mbeki was included in 2005.

SABC has full board at last, after Ramaphosa signs off on eight additions

2019-04-12 10:30

President Cyril Ramaphosa appointed Mamodupi Mohlala-Mulaudzi as deputy chairperson of the struggling state broadcaster's board.

Ramaphosa encourages business delegations to join him on state visits

2019-04-10 06:30

The president, speaking to farmers on a wine estate in Stellenbosch, says he is a 'huge supporter' of business delegations accompanying him on official international trips.

Ministerial handbook amended to limit state waste on cars and trips, says Ramaphosa

2019-03-24 21:00

President Cyril Ramaphosa told Members of Parliament in a written reply to questions that his office had referred the latest version of the ministerial handbook to the Department of Public Service and Administration to align it with the macro-configuration of government.

Good job markets demand a more open and equal economy - Ramaphosa

2019-03-01 20:38

President Cyril Ramaphosa advocated for a “universal labour agreement” which would also include basic working conditions, such as an adequate living wage, limited work hours, as well as safety and health conditions in the workplace.

Mkhwebane takes on Mboweni over Treasury DG remarks

2019-02-20 17:35

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane says she is not pleased with Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's comments which she says trivialises her remedial action concerning Treasury Director General Dondo Mogajane.


Ramaphosa sees 'great value' in private-public sector partnerships

2019-05-15 18:35

The dire financial state of the country's state-owned entities, such as Eskom, has been identified by ratings agencies and global lenders as one of the major threats to the local economy.

After elections, it's about jobs, investor confidence - and avoiding a Moody's downgrade

2019-05-10 05:00

Economist at the North West University Business School, Professor Raymond Parsons, says SA will need "an enhanced government-business growth coalition" to allow the country to win back the trust of investors and ratings agencies.

Mzansi still has its work cut out after elections - unions

2019-05-01 08:30

With crippling strikes, retrenchments, worker rights violations and a generally strained economy that has put both employers and employees under pressure, unions have witnessed turmoil and believe they know what it takes to stabilise the labour environment.

Ramaphosa is SA's best bet in May 8 elections - The Economist

2019-04-27 12:16

With a week and a half to go before the general elections, The Economist is of the view that the incumbent President Cyril Ramaphosa is the right man for the job.

SABC COO's fate expected to be one of board's first decisions

2019-04-15 12:06

South African Broadcasting Corporation spokesperson Vuyo Mthembu told Fin24 that it is expected that chief operating officer Chris Maroleng’s fate will be one of the first things that the board will have to decide.

Ramaphosa: We're hard at work keeping the lights on

2019-04-10 11:35

President Cyril Ramaphosa says that government is making headway in terms of getting to the root of Eskom's troubles.

Ramaphosa to bestow national orders on 30 industry visionaries

2019-04-02 16:00

30 people, including tech entrepreneurs and former SABC board members, will receive national orders for their work in serving and advancing the interests of SA - the highest honour that can be bestowed by the president.

WATCH: Trevor Noah calls meeting President Ramaphosa 'one of the most surreal moments'

2019-03-19 15:30

In another one of his "between the scenes" clips from The Daily Show, Trevor Noah had a chat about what it was like when he got to meet President Cyril Ramaphosa on a recent trip to South Africa.

Energy department survived its worst year yet, says Radebe

2019-02-26 21:32

Minister of Energy Jeff Radebe said the lack of stability in the office of the minister, director general and deputy director general was felt in the financial health of the department as well as its state of governance.

Mboweni: 'Speedy' Mogajane is a good Christian, but the Public Protector is a problem

2019-02-20 15:00

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni said he had full confidence in Treasury's Director-General Dondo Mogajane, and that he was reviewing Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's recommendation of remedial action on Mogajane's appointment.

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