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24 May 2016
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Zuma signs law to appease provident fund members
LEGISLATION
President Jacob Zuma has signed the Revenue Laws Amendment Act into law to postpone annuitisation for provident funds, the National Treasury said on Tuesday. The new act affects provident fund...
Updated 45 minutes ago
 
 
DTI moving to iron out local-content frustrations around Transnet contracts
RAIL LOCALISATION
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has confirmed that it is “concerned” about whether all four of the original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) that have been awarded parts of a R50-billion...
Updated 2 hours 38 minutes ago
 
 
ANC displays ‘schizophrenic behaviour’ – DA chief whip
POLITICS
The Democratic Alliance’s (DA's) chief whip in Parliament, John Steenhuisen, has described the way the African National Congress (ANC) government runs the country similar to “schizophrenic...
Updated 3 hours ago
 
 
Zuma to appeal spy tapes ruling
SPY TAPES
President Jacob Zuma has applied for leave to appeal a court ruling that 783 corruption charges against him must be reinstated, the Presidency said late on Monday. Zuma gave five reasons for his...
Updated 3 hours ago
 
 
Faith Muthambi to consider High Court judgment
JUDGMENT
Communications Minister Faith Muthambi will study the Western Cape High Court’s judgment upholding its earlier ruling that South African Broadcasting Corporation COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s appointment...
Updated 3 hours ago
 
 
Keep Joburg from DA, EFF, Makhura warns
POLITICS
Gauteng Premier David Makhura on Monday said some Democratic Alliance (DA) members had told him of their lack of confidence the party's Johannesburg mayoral candidate, Herman Mashaba. Makhura...
Updated 3 hours ago
 
 
KZN ANC vows to continue supporting Mchunu
POLITICS
Former premier Senzo Mchunu will continue enjoy the support of the KwaZulu-Natal African National Congress (ANC), the party said on Monday, after asking him to step down. “He remains a member of...
Updated 3 hours ago
 
 
Mchunu's resignation in the best interests of unity - ANCYL
POLITICS
Premier Senzo Mchunu’s resignation is in the best interests of unity in the African National Congress (ANC), the ANC Youth League (ANCYL) in KwaZulu-Natal said on Monday night. The league welcomed...
Updated 3 hours ago
 
 
KZN Premier had 'reservations' about how his axing was handled
POLITICS
Axed KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu had “reservations” about how his removal from the post was handled, he said on Monday. In a discussion with African National Congress (ANC) secretary general...
Updated 3 hours ago
 
 
ANC nominates Willies Mchunu as next KZN premier
POLITICS
The African National Congress (ANC) in KwaZulu-Natal accepted Premier Senzo Mchunu’s resignation and nominated deputy chairperson, Willies Mchunu, to succeed him, the party said on Monday night....
Updated 3 hours ago
 
 
KZN Premier Senzo Mchunu confirms resignation
POLITICS
KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu has stepped down, according to interviews he gave to selected media on Monday. The move followed an ultimatum by the African National Congress’s (ANC's) national...
Updated 3 hours ago
 
 
23 May 2016
 
 
 
First permanent infrastructure being built at new DRC tin mine
TIN
The first permanent mining infrastructure is being built at the proposed new tin mine at Bisie, in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), for which $130-million is being raised. Alphamin Resources...
 
 
Arms deal inquiry cost R137m
ARMS DEAL
The arms deal inquiry cost a cool R137 264 521 and found no evidence of wrongdoing, a parliamentary reply has revealed. Of that, R93 148 779 was spent on evidence leaders, forensic auditing, and a...
 
 
 
 
S&P's downgrade will tip South Africa into job-shedding recession, bank economist warns
CREDIT RATING
A downgrade of South Africa’s credit rating to junk was currently only partially priced in, a leading bank economist warned on Monday, arguing that a negative assessment by Standard & Poor’s...
 
 
Senzo Mchunu resigns as KZN premier – reports
POLITICS
Senzo Mchunu has stepped down at the premier of KwaZulu-Natal, following mounting pressure for him to resign, according to reports. ENCA reported that Mchunu, who was accused of defying African...
 
 
 
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