19 C
Port Elizabeth
Friday, November 24, 2017

Report to assess sustainability of state’s spending options

The National Treasury is expected to next month release the preliminary findings of a long-term fiscal report that will assess the sustainability of spending...

R461.1m Afcon spending was ‘cut to bone’

The National Treasury has allocated an extra R461.1 million for South Africa's hosting of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) soccer tournament, but...

Marikana has dented confidence in SA

The Marikana shooting in August and the industrial action which has followed in its wake, have dented confidence and lowered growth prospects for the...

PPI comes in at 4.2% in September

The Producer Price Index (PPI) fell to 4.2% year-on-year in September from 5.1% in August, said Statistics South Africa (Stats SA)yesterday. "PPI for domestic output...

Cabinet approves gazetting of e-toll tariffs

Cabinet has approved the gazetting of the terms and conditions - including updated tariffs - that will apply to users of the toll road...

Social dialogue will help address economy – Motlanthe

Social dialogue between labour, government and business would help mobilise all South Africans who are in a position to make a contribution to the...

SA’s membership of BRICS influences economic breaks

South Africa's membership of BRICS has contributed to further leveraging economic opportunities for the country's own development agenda as well as that of the...

SARS on the cutting edge

Often dreaded by the public for the paperwork associated with the filing of personal income tax returns, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) has...

Food security linked to land reform

Government cannot talk about improving food security without referring to land reform, President Jacob Zuma told members of the African Farmers Association of South...

All eyes on mid-term budget

Details on government's planned infrastructure development, South Africa's credit rating and growth forecast are some of the issues business hopes to gain clarity on...

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