The battle to remove Gordhan and ultimately President Cyril Ramaphosa from office is in full swing, writes Adriaan Basson.
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South Africa's income mobility across generations was among the worst on the index.
The loss-making carrier has already burned through a loan it got from banks last month, according to people familiar with the matter.
In 2010, former US president Barack Obama's detractors vowed to make him a "one-term president". President Cyril Ramaphosa is facing the same challenge: Political opponents are determined to make sure he does not come back after the next party election, reports Pieter du Toit.
Although no official announcement has been made, indications are that government could finally jettison the entity, which has suffered losses of more than R30bn over the past 13 years.
The ANC has admonished Finance Minister Tito Mboweni for his utterances on Twitter when he, once again, expressed his frustrations relating to the role and independence of the SA Reserve Bank.
As the man in charge of the country's ailing economy, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni appears to be losing patience with the slow pace of economic reforms he has been pushing since he took office in 2018.
Pipe dream or dope idea? Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni has tweeted to his followers, asking for their opinions on whether the sale of cannabis should be made legal - adding that he would take the inputs to the next Cabinet meeting.
Tito Mboweni, whose father was a chef at a Johannesburg hotel, has previously slated "very, very important people" who don't cook for themselves.
Developments at SAA, the country’s withering national carrier, seem to be going according to plan for President Cyril Ramaphosa. The decision to put it under voluntary business rescue creates distance between the president and the inevitable trauma that surely lays ahead at one of the world’s oldest airlines.
Solidarity has intensified its war against the government's proposed National Health Insurance and is now threatening to take the fight all the way to the Constitutional Court.
The minister will likely face face questions about power cuts, high unemployment, and struggling GDP growth.
Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's apprent view that a Treasury document on economic policy is already "a government document" seems to be at odds with the official view.
The finance minister was speaking to the media ahead of leading SA's delegation to the 2020 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has again taken to Twitter to express his frustration, with his views on the role and independence of the SA Reserve Bank taking centre stage of a heated online debate.
Two seemingly unrelated events over the last 24 hours might give us some indication of where the political and economic year is headed. And early signs are that it won’t be pretty, writes Pieter du Toit.
Finance Minister Tito Mboweni’s February Budget speech will be scrutinised for evidence the country is doing enough to preserve its last remaining investment grade rating from Moody’s.
While the finance minister announced plans to draw a hardline against bailouts for state-owned enterprises in his national budget speech in February – efforts to contain the state's growing debt came to naught by the time October arrived.
Government has to implement National Treasury's economic blueprint if SA is to attract domestic and foreign investment, deputy finance minister David Masondo has said.
Speculation that South African Airways is in danger of going under could become self-fulfilling.
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