Ramaphosa has signed 5 key tax and revenue-related bills - here's what that means

2020-01-21 05:00

President Cyril Ramaphosa last week signed five bills relating to tax administration and other division of revenue proposals for the 2019 fiscal year.

Eskom's Chief Reorganisation Officer must transform utility in 2 years, says Treasury

2019-08-05 21:29

The announcement of Eskom's Chief Reorganisation Officer is imminent, and Treasury expects there to be sweeping changes to save the ailing power utility.

Treasury: We are not being 'reckless' with bailouts

2019-07-24 14:31

Treasury's Director General Dondo Mogane says that government is not simply bailing out state entities without proper consideration.

Bills, bills, bills: 7 draft laws for industry to watch in 2019

2018-12-27 08:36

From the National Minimum Wage Bill to the Carbon Tax Bill, here are some key bills industries will be watching in 2019.

Are your parents like Meghan Markle's dad and feel entitled to your salary or success?

2018-08-20 17:07

Ever felt like you had no choice but to support family members who expect more than just the occasional helping hand? We spoke to a financial life coach who gave us some tips on how you can deal with the situation.

FIC Bill objections not based on legal opinion - Treasury

2016-12-07 12:16

Neither the Progressive Professionals Forum nor the Black Business Forum have based their objections to the Financial Intelligence Centre Bill on a legal opinion, says Treasury.

Ed Herbst: SA’s Hate Speech Bill – how it fits into the Enver Daniels lunacy legacy

2016-11-01 19:48

The Hate Speech Bill, the latest "legal lunacy" from the office of chief state legal adviser Enver Daniels, is already drawing vehement criticism, says an analyst.

Eskom a step closer to cash lifeline

2015-06-26 15:35

Eskom is one step closer to receiving R23bn and converting its R60bn subordinated loan into equity, after both Houses of Parliament passed two special bills.

Greece passes anti-poverty bill EU concerns

2015-03-19 16:00

Greek lawmakers this week overwhelmingly passed an anti-poverty bill intended to provide economic support for families suffering financially.

 

From simpler property sales to crackdown on revenge porn: Ramaphosa praised for 'progressive' bills

2019-10-02 17:35

President Cyril Ramaphosa this week assented to four bills, one of which would see property deeds being processed electronically.

EXPLAINER: Everything you need to know about government's Eskom bailouts

2019-07-25 06:00

An emergency R17.652bn authorised by the finance minister to Eskom, is not new money or separate from the R23bn government allocated to the power utility in the National Budget, says Treasury Director General Dondo Mogajane.

Eskom's Chief Reorganisation Officer must transform utility in 2 years, says Treasury

2019-07-24 13:05

The announcement of Eskom's Chief Reorganisation Officer is imminent, and Treasury expects there to be sweeping changes to save the ailing power utility.

Hey JZ – here are some options to fund your legal bill

2018-12-14 11:23

From crowd-funding to getting a job, Bruce Whitfield has a couple of proposals.

Ramaphosa just activated a law that scares foreign investors – and makes it harder for them to fight expropriation

2018-07-13 17:29

The Protection of Investment Act has been controversial since the start, with European countries and investors in particular fearing it will weaken their position in SA.

FIC Bill delays could harm SA's global standing - banking body

2016-12-07 14:42

Ratification of the Financial Intelligence Centre Bill is urgent and further delays could dent SA's global reputation, warns Banking Association of SA MD Cas Coovadia.

Zwane: Redrafted mining bill sure to pass muster this time

2016-11-01 20:09

Opposition politicians have expressed doubts about the redrafted mining amendment bill, but Mining Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says it will now pass constitutional muster.

Tax bill proposals give tax ombud more teeth

2016-08-15 14:14

Proposals for the Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill, will not be compromising the powers of the tax ombud.

Is it more expensive to be a woman?

2015-03-24 10:41

Pink tax is weighing us down, girls.

“My ex is using maintenance to control me”

2011-11-22 15:04

How many parents live in fear of being punished by their ex by withholding maintenance.

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