Carrim: Committee will not 'wilt in its oversight' over SARS

2017-12-15 17:27

The Standing Committee on Finance will not "wilt in its necessary oversight role" of SARS, says it's chairperson Yunus Carrim.

Parliament's finance committee lashes out at Steinhoff

2017-12-12 16:17

Parliament’s oversight committee on finance says it is "outraged at what has happened at Steinhoff and utterly condemns the company’s behaviour".

Expect forensic investigations and consequences at SAA - chair

2017-11-30 07:30

Expect forensic investigations at SAA and consequences if foul play is uncovered, new board chair JB Magwaza has assured Parliament's standing committee on finance.

SARS grilled on tax refund delays

2017-11-29 06:01

SARS has to address allegations that it delays tax refunds, Parliament's standing committee on finance tells SARS commissioner Tom Moyane.

Moyane questioned on handling of Makwakwa suspension

2017-11-28 18:48

The standing committee on finance has asked SARS commissioner Tom Moyane why he waited until public exposure before suspending top official Jonas Makwakwa.

SARS pays R18.5bn to 2.22 million taxpayers

2017-11-26 12:21

The SA Revenue Service says it has paid R18.5bn to 2.22 million taxpayers at the close of the tax season for non-provisional taxpayers last week.

Makwakwa reports: SARS places ball in Parliament's court

2017-11-22 12:35

SARS is concerned about the legal implications of releasing reports on allegations against Jonas Makwakwa and has called for a parliamentary committee to put together a team to make a final decision.

State firms most glaring risk to SA fiscal stability - Budget Office

2017-10-24 16:04

The Parliamentary Budget Office says South Africa's contingent liabilities pose a huge risk to the country's fiscal stability.

Parliament agrees with unions: pensioners' money can't bail out SOEs

2017-10-18 19:59

Yunus Carrim, the chairperson of Parliament's oversight committee on finance, also questioned why Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba earlier this month ordered an audit of the Public Investment Corporation.

Parliament demands action on illicit financial flows

2017-08-02 05:00

An inter-parliamentary committee will demand answers from criminal prosecuting authorities about progress made in cases of illicit financial flows.


A quick guide to who's probing Steinhoff

2017-12-14 07:47

At least six organisations are investigating global retail giant Steinhoff International following the abrupt resignation of its CEO and the dramatic share price plunge.

Carrim, Bekker at odds over encryption, accusations of influence

2017-12-01 21:59

While the ANC's Yunus Carrim reiterated that Naspers chair Koos Bekker lobbied him to drop set top box encryption when he was communications minister, Bekker has dismissed accusations that he applied "improper leverage".

SAA revenue shortfall almost R900m year-to-date

2017-11-29 19:59

Although SAA's revenue has improved in the second quarter, its year-to-date revenue shortfall is at R879m, Parliament's standing committee on finance has heard.

SARS wants court to rule on R3m bonus dispute

2017-11-28 21:00

SARS is seeking a court order on whether bonuses of R3m awarded to members of the executive committee in August 2016 amount to irregular expenditure or not.

Moyane slams 'blatant misrepresentation of facts' over reappointment of Makwakwa

2017-11-27 21:15

SARS Commissioner Tom Moyane has said the internal inquiry that led to the reinstatement of top SARS official Jonas Makwakwa was a "patently fair, unbiased and independent process".

Questions about SARS 'deliberate' withholding of refunds

2017-11-22 20:04

Parliament's standing committee on finance has asked the Tax Ombud if SARS is deliberately withholding refunds in order to boost its collection figures.

Parliament requests disciplinary report clearing SARS' Makwakwa of wrongdoing

2017-11-06 14:31

Parliament’s standing committee on finance has requested a copy of the disciplinary inquiry report on Jonas Makwakwa and Kelly-Anne Elskie, two SARS employees whose suspensions have been lifted recently.

ANC's Carrim hits back at claims of 'illegal' SAA bailout

2017-10-18 21:10

An opinion obtained from a senior Parliamentary legal adviser does not conclude that Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s R3bn bailout of South African Airways was definitely unlawful, the ANC's Yunus Carrim has argued.

Banks must deal with criticism and negotiate

2017-09-17 06:00

SA’s banks have to address both the fair and unfair criticism levelled at them before the “climate for negotiation” is lost, says Yunus Carrim, chair of Parliament’s standing committee on finance.

Myeni's time at SAA running out as broke airline gets another bailout

2017-07-03 08:04

Standing committee on finance chairperson Yunus Carrim has called for a review of the SAA chairperson position following yet another multi-billion rand bailout.

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