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SA puts rural land to work | 25-7-2014

Pretoria - South Africa’s nine provinces are ready to plant and harvest one million hectares of fallow land in rural areas, says Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Senzeni Zokwana.

Marine resources central in economy | 25-7-2014

Pretoria – Operation Phakisa is expected to place marine resources central in the economy, says Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister, Senzeni Zokwana.

R25m boost for Jo'burg varsities | 25-7-2014

Pretoria - Sibanye Gold Limited has donated R25 million to the Universities of Johannesburg and Witwatersrand towards mining and engineering studies.

Cabinet comforts bereaved families | 24-7-2014

Pretoria - Cabinet has conveyed its condolences to the mother and family of four-year-old Taegrin Morris of Reiger Park, as well as the family and friends of renowned author Nadine Gordimer.

Cabinet concerned at Israeli-Palestinian violence | 24-7-2014

Pretoria – Cabinet has expressed great concern over the escalation of violence between Israel and the Palestinian territories.

President Zuma to attend US-Africa Leaders’ Summit | 24-7-2014

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma is scheduled to lead a delegation to participate in the United States–Africa Leaders’ Summit in August.

Sabric speaks out on bank robberies | 24-7-2014

Pretoria - The South African Banking Risk Information Centre (Sabric) says it is concerned over the increase in robberies, where there have been numerous fatalities.

President moves women agenda forward | 24-7-2014

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma will on 31 July launch Women’s Month at the Union Buildings, in Pretoria.

KZN municipalities urged to create more jobs | 24-7-2014

Pretoria - KwaZulu-Natal Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC, Nomusa Dube-Ncube, has urged municipalities to create more jobs through the country's infrastructure roll-out programme.

Mossel Bay deep-water well launched | 24-7-2014

Pretoria - Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi has officially launched the drill operation for the first deep-water well, south of Mossel Bay.

Revamp for Batho Pele programme | 24-7-2014

Cape Town – President Jacob Zuma says plans to revitalise the public service are currently being rolled out in all departments.

President Zuma responds to budget vote debate | 24-7-2014

Cape Town – President Jacob Zuma said the gains that await developing countries through the BRICS New Development Bank will far outweigh the cost of establishing the bank.

SADC holds 16th MCO in Namibia | 24-7-2014

Pretoria – Regional leaders will trash out matters pertaining to politics, defence and security when they gather at the SADC Ministerial Committee of the Organ (MCO) meeting in Swakopmund, Namibia.

Co-ops ask for government support to create jobs | 24-7-2014

Pretoria - Representatives of cooperatives from across the country have asked Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini to improve their support services to help co-ops become more productive and create jobs.

Transport projects heart of Gauteng | 24-7-2014

Pretoria - The successful completion and full operation of Gautrain bears testimony to the capacity of government to deliver on large-scale public transport projects.

Cabinet welcomes BRICS Development Bank | 24-7-2014

Pretoria - Cabinet has welcomed the agreement to launch the New Development Bank (NDB) at the recent sixth BRICS Summit in Brazil.

World thanked for Mandela deeds | 24-7-2014

Pretoria – Cabinet has thanked South Africans and the world for participating in this year’s Nelson Mandela Day, on 18 July.

Blue economy massive boost for jobs | 24-7-2014

Pretoria - South Africa’s oceans have the potential to create between 800 000 and one million direct jobs, which will be realised through Operation Phakisa.

Cabinet approves changes to Limpopo intervention | 24-7-2014

Pretoria – Cabinet has approved the transition of the Section 100 (1) (b) intervention in Limpopo to a Section 100 (1) (a) intervention, says Communications Minister Faith Muthambi.

Cabinet approves MTSF | 24-7-2014

Pretoria - Cabinet’s fortnightly meeting discussed at length the 2014-2019 Medium-Term Strategic Framework (MTSF), which has been approved, Communications Minister Faith Muthambi said on Thursday.


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