October 19, 2019
From the desk of the President

From the desk of the President

Oct, 15, 2019 Opinion

Dear Fellow South African, In everything that we do to grow our economy, our main aim must be to improve the lives of South Africans. We want to build an inclusive economy that has a real impact on the quality of life of poor and working-class people.

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Many may be wondering what is actually going on in parliament?

Many may be wondering what is actually going…

Oct, 15, 2019 Opinion

The new parliamentary term opened last week after a recess, the annual two-week mid-year recess. This may create the impression that much of elected representatives’ time is spent in recess...

The Minister who cares

The Minister who cares

Oct, 15, 2019 News

Our newly appointed Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries has brought to the attention of the public a scarcely known but highly endangered mammal, the pangolin. This odd-looking creature happens...

What is the role of SARB during this economic crisis?

What is the role of SARB during this…

Oct, 15, 2019 News

Should the SARB be proactive and intervene in our current economic crisis to promote transformation or should it remain defensive, leaving investment, growth and development to government? Ben Turok, director...

Briefs that show it all: The cops have got their eye on…the cops

Briefs that show it all: The cops have…

Oct, 15, 2019 Opinion

Mr G Michalakis (DA) asked the Minister of State Security whether her department has instituted any forensic and/or other investigations into the breaches of financial and other controls regarding the...

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