Policy, Law, Economics and Politics - Deepening Democracy through Access to Information
This privately-owned website is operated and maintained by Creamer Media
We have detected that the browser you are using is no longer supported. As a result, some content may not display correctly.
We suggest that you upgrade to the latest version of any of the following browsers:
         
close notification
1 February 2015
Breaking News
 
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
 
 
 
30 Jan 2015
 
 
Govt will not bail out SAA, vows Nene
AVIATION
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has assured that loss-making national carrier South African Airlines (SAA) will not receive another bailout from government, noting that the most recent R6.4-billion...
 
 
Ebola likely to persist in 2015 as communities resist aid – Red Cross
EBOLA OUTBREAK
West Africa will be lucky to wipe out Ebola this year, as the local population remains suspicious of aid workers, especially in Guinea, the Red Cross said on Friday. The virus is "flaring up" in...
 
 
R95bn trade deficit in 2014
TRADE
South Africa's cumulative trade deficit was R95.3-billion in 2014, the South African Revenue Service (Sars) said on Friday. In 2013, it was R71.4-billion, Sars said in a statement.
 
 
South Africa's petrol price to fall by 93c/ℓ
FUEL PRICES
The retail price of 95-grade petrol in South Africa will drop by 93c/ℓ or 8.3% from next Wednesday, while wholesale diesel price will decrease by 9.9%, the government said on Friday. Petrol will...
 
 
Zuma outlines progress on African infrastructure projects
INFRASTRUCTURE
Commenting in his capacity as chairperson of the Presidential Infrastructure Championing Initiative (PICI), President Jacob Zuma this week provided an update on the progress of several cross-border...
 
 
Zimbabwe's Mugabe, 90, becomes African Union chairman
AU
Ninety-year-old Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe, one of Africa's most divisive figures, ascended to the rotating chairmanship of the African Union (AU) on Friday, casting a shadow over the...
 
 
IMF hopes for deal soon on debt forgiveness for Ebola countries
ECONOMY
An agreement to forgive some of the debt of Ebola-hit West African nations may be reached soon in talks between the International Monetary Fund and donor countries, IMF Managing Director Christine...
 
 
Home Affairs fighting to end corruption
corruption
The Department of Home Affairs says it is aware that there are incidents of corruption and fraudulent activities at the Marabastad Refugee Reception Office in Pretoria, and that it is doing...
 
 
 
Breaking News
 
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
 
 
 
 
 
 




 
 
 
 
 
 
Online Publishers Association