Pretoria – President Jacob Zuma says his recent working visit to Russia was aimed at strengthening the countries’ bilateral relations.
Pretoria - Cabinet has approved the appointment of Dr John Tambi and Anthony Dixon as members of the South African Airways (SAA) Board at its meeting in Cape Town.
Pretoria - Deputy Minister of Arts and Culture Rejoice Mabudafhasi will hand over 400 school desks to Litshovhu Secondary School on Friday in Madombidzha village in Limpopo.
Cape Town - Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has called on South Africans to work together to steer the country through the current tough financial environment.
Pretoria - Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has condemned the arson attack at the O R Tambo Garden of Remembrance, which destroyed Tambo's statue, pictures and historic files of the ANC.
Pretoria - North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo says his administration is working around the clock to provide clean water on a daily basis to over 40 000 households in Mahikeng and surrounding villages.
Pretoria - Minister of Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa is on a six-day official visit to Russia to facilitate the repatriation of the remains of struggle stalwarts Moses Kotane and JB Marks.
Pretoria – The DNA samples gathered from the 116 people who died in the collapse of the building in Nigeria over a month ago have arrived at a laboratory in Stellenbosch for analysis.
Cape Town – Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene says there are early indications that government’s Employment Tax Incentive, which was introduced earlier this year, is attracting buy-in from employers.
Cape Town - Efforts to combat corruption will continue, National Treasury said on Wednesday.
Cape Town – The attention of the nation will be on the National Assembly when Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene tables his first ever Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS) as the principal responsible for the public purse.
Cape Town – National Treasury says it expects African Bank to be relisted early next year as it is already showing signs of stability.
Pretoria – Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu is working with planning practitioners and decision-makers to transform ordinary places into “Great Places”.
Cape Town - Government has proposed a series of measures to narrow the country’s budget deficit from 4.1% this year to 2.5% over the next three years.
Pretoria - The Presidency has placed on record that President Jacob Zuma did not have an interview with British newspaper, The Guardian, on the Oscar Pistorius trial or any other matter this week.
Cape Town - Government has proposed a new framework for funding state-owned companies, which will include closer monitoring of such entities.
Pretoria - The outbreak of the bird flu virus, commonly known as avian influenza, in the past few years has cost the country about R4 billion, says Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Senzeni Zokwana.
Pretoria - The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) has invited young matriculants to apply for scholarships.
Pretoria - All unoccupied and vandalised low-cost (RDP) houses will soon be repaired, completed and handed over to homeless and approved beneficiaries in Winterveldt.
Cape Town – The National Treasury has proposed increasing its spending over the next three years on initiatives that will boost job creation, education and skills development.