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Government condemns education disruption in Malamulele | 20-1-2015

Pretoria - Deputy Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, as well as Youth Development and Administration, Buti Manamela, has condemned the disruption of learning and teaching in Malamulele, Limpopo.

Two to appear in court for rhino horn smuggling | 20-1-2015

Pretoria - Two suspects are expected to appear in the Phalaborwa Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday, for allegedly being involved in the transportation of stolen vehicles across the border and smuggling rhino horns and explosives.

Gauteng SAPS rotates several managers | 20-1-2015

Pretoria - As part of intensifying the fight against crime, the South African Police Services (SAPS) in Gauteng will transfer and rotate nine senior managers at different levels of command across the province.

Dates for Banks Amendment Bill announced | 20-1-2015

Pretoria - The Standing Committee on Finance has announced the dates for the Banks Amendment Bill.

President Zuma arrives in Davos | 20-1-2015

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma says South Africa is looking forward to a successful session in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, where it will promote the National Development Plan (NDP) to the world.

N Cape scholar transport ready for 2015 | 20-1-2015

Pretoria - Scholar transport in the Northern Cape will be ready when the 2015 academic year starts tomorrow, says the provincial Transport Department.

Sanral responds to Moody’s downgrade | 20-1-2015

Pretoria - The South African National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) says it is not surprised by the downgrade over the e-tolling system by credit rating agency, Moody’s Investors Service.

Awaiting trial prisoners to get new uniforms | 19-1-2015

Pretoria – The Department of Correctional Services has started rolling out the new yellow uniforms for remand/awaiting trial prisoners.

Greek Orthodox Church honours President Zuma | 19-1-2015

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma was on Sunday bestowed with the Order of the Lion of St Mark by His Beatitude Theodoris II, who is the Head of the Greek Orthodox Church, the Pope and Patriarch of the Greek Orthodox Church of Alexandria and All Africa.

Aligned licensing system makes investment in S.A. mining industry even more attractive | 19-1-2015

International investors continue to see South Africa as a reliable investment destination with foreign direct investment projects in South Africa having incrementally grown between 2007 and 2012.

South Africa, the most open country for Foreign Direct Investment in the world | 19-1-2015

South Africa is committed to improving its global competitiveness and reputation with a view to delivering on its growth and developmental imperatives. South Africa continues to compare well with other emerging markets.

Why does South Africa participate in the World Economic Forum | 19-1-2015

South Africa will once again be represented at the World Economic Forum in Davos by a high level and multi-stakeholder team.

Registration process going well at higher learning institutions | 19-1-2015

Pretoria – Admissions and the registration process at higher learning institutions are going well, the Department of Higher Education and Training said on Monday.

Budget 2015: Have your say | 19-1-2015

Pretoria - Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has asked South Africans for their views on the upcoming Budget Speech and the general state of the economy.

Mineral Resources Bill referred back to Parly | 18-1-2015

Pretoria- President Jacob Zuma has referred the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Bill back to the National Assembly for reconsideration, the Presidency said on Friday.

President Zuma saddened by passing of Mtholephi Mthimkhulu | 18-1-2015

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma has conveyed his condolences to the family of Mtholephi Mthimkhulu, a former MEC in KwaZulu-Natal.

Mthimkhulu, who was also the former Deputy Speaker of the Provincial Legislature of KwaZulu-Natal and a former journalist, passed away on Friday in hospital after an illness.

SA delegation to take uniform message to WEF | 16-1-2015

Pretoria - Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene met with Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) of South Africa’s leading firms and business executives yesterday in an effort to construct a common approach for the World Economic Forum (WEF).

South Africa's education system critical to our competitiveness | 16-1-2015

The nation brand is an extremely complex concept. I recently found a diagrammatic representation in a paper entitled the Nation Brand Molecule which shows illustrates exactly how complex this concept is.

N Cape out to crown best taxi driver | 16-1-2015

Pretoria - In an effort to promote safe public transport, the Northern Cape Transport, Safety and Liaison Department, in partnership with the South African National Taxi Council (Santaco), will host a taxi driver competition this weekend.

President does attend Parliament | 16-1-2015

Pretoria - The Presidency has rejected claims that President Jacob Zuma has not been in Parliament since he was interrupted during his question time by Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) MPs on August 21.


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