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Medicine shortages addressed in Gauteng | 09-12-2014

Pretoria - The Gauteng Health Department has put measures in place to address the shortage of medicines in some of the hospitals and clinics in the province.

SAA announces action plan | 09-12-2014

Pretoria - South African Airways (SAA) on Tuesday announced its 90-Day Action Plan aimed at steering the airline back to the full implementation of its Long-Term Turnaround Strategy (LTTS).

No crisis at Eskom: CEO | 09-12-2014

Pretoria - There is no crisis at Eskom, the company said on Monday.

Deputy President visits Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator | 09-12-2014

Pretoria - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged unemployed young people who struggle to find work, never to give up and to keep trying to be better in their own lives.

Measures in place to root out corruption | 09-12-2014

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma says he has established the Anti-corruption Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) and Task Team to implement comprehensive strategies that will root out corruption in the country.

US embassy helps fight rhino poaching | 09-12-2014

Pretoria – The US State Department’s Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs has donated a trailer containing surveillance and investigative equipment to help the Free State fight the illegal trade in fauna and flora, as well as rhino poaching.

Youth urged to choose critical skills careers | 09-12-2014

Pretoria - Young people must be able to identify skills and make academic choices that are informed by the needs of the South African economy, says Communications Minister Faith Muthambi.

Home Affairs strives to serve public | 09-12-2014

Pretoria – Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba says his department will strive to serve the public despite the challenges posed by load shedding.

Korkie's remains to be repatriated today | 08-12-2014

Pretoria - The body of South African teacher, Pierre Korkie, is expected to arrive in South Africa today.

Agulhas National Park opens new chalets | 08-12-2014

Pretoria – The South African National Parks has launched seven brand new chalets in the Agulhas National Park.

Deputy Minister Ndabeni-Abrahams to market SA in Dubai | 08-12-2014

Pretoria - In an effort to position South Africa as a globally competitive destination that is open for business, the Deputy Minister of Communications, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, is leading a South African delegation to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Growth in domestic expenditure rises to 2.6% | 08-12-2014

Pretoria - Growth in real gross domestic expenditure rose to 2.6% in the third quarter, said the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) on Monday.

Current account deficit narrows in third quarter | 08-12-2014

Pretoria - South Africa’s current account deficit narrowed marginally in the third quarter, said the Reserve Bank.

Limpopo summit to discuss development plan | 08-12-2014

Pretoria - The Limpopo Development Plan (LDP), which is aimed at bringing qualitative changes in the province’s economy, will take centre stage at the provincial summit to be held in Polokwane on Tuesday.

IDC creates, saves 160 000 jobs | 08-12-2014

Cape Town – The Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) has over the past year facilitated the creation and saving of 160 000 jobs.

NYDA exceeds jobs, enterprise creation targets | 08-12-2014

Cape Town - The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) has exceeded targets for the number of jobs and youth enterprises it created over the past year.

Load shedding not ruled out this festive season | 08-12-2014

Johannesburg - Although the prognosis for power supply over the festive season is not looking bad, Eskom on Monday did not rule out the possibility of load shedding.

Major environmental projects launched | 07-12-2014

Pretoria - The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA), in collaboration with the Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency (MTPA) has launched the People & Parks and Wildlife Economy projects worth over R256 million in Arconhoek, Mpumalanga.

President Zuma lauds China visit | 07-12-2014

President Jacob Zuma has described his state visit to China as a tremendous and fruitful success.
President Zuma held official talks with his Chinese counterpart President Xi Jinping during the two day visit in Beijing earlier this week.

Minister Dlamini in war against alcohol, drugs | 07-12-2014

The Department of Social Development says it has spent the past few weeks engaging the community of Katlehong Township in Ekurhuleni on the socio-economic challenges in the area and has found that the abuse of alcohol and drugs is rife in that community.


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