National Treasury has until Monday to review the social grants distribution process and come up with measures to resolve problematic issues between Social Security Agency, Sassa and the Post Office.
A mediation process between the SABC Board and worker unions is due to start shortly.
A strike at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) is underway, with many permanent staff not reporting for early-morning duty. Programmes on SAfm and some other stations will be affected. A meeting on Thursday between the SABC management and the two workers union, the Broadcasting, Electronic, Media & Allied Workers Union (Bemawu) and the Communication […]
Facebook Inc faced harsh criticism in Washington on Wednesday over its failure to prevent Russian operatives from using its platform for election meddling.
Staff at the SABC say they will be going on strike on Thursday despite mediation efforts.
The office of the Auditor-General has asked Parliament for more powers to deal with rampant abuse of public resources
Free State Premier Ace Magashule has appealed to black-controlled industries in Botshabelo, east of Bloemfontein, to support one another to improve economic development.
The probe into the sale of the country's crude oil reserves once again came under the spotlight when Energy minister, David Mahlobo and his department appeared before parliament on Tuesday.
South Africans woke up to a fuel price hike on Wednesday morning that will have a domino effect on other necessities such as food. Motorists will pay 4c for a litre of 93 and 95 octane fuels and between 23c and 27c for diesel. Illuminating paraffin has also risen by 21c. According to reports, this […]
South African precious metals producer Sibanye-Stillwater confirmed on Wednesday that it had laid off more than 2,000 gold miners as it shuts its loss-making Cooke shafts where illegal mining syndicates have plagued its operations.
Parliament's Public Enterprises Committee, inquiring into Eskom's corporate governance is being briefed on the purchase of the Optimum coal mine.
Hundreds of mine workers at the Royal Bafokeng’s Rasimone Platinum mine in Rustenburg in the North West are concerned that they will lose their jobs.
The South African economy is failing to create jobs according to Statistics South Africa. South Africa’s unemployment rate has remained unchanged at 27.7% according to the latest labour force survey for the third quarter of 2017. Statistics South Africa survey shows that although employment grew by 92 000 this was offset by additional 33 000 […]
A farming community of the Buhrmansdrift, few kilometres outside Mahikeng in the North West have formed a farm patrol watch due to high number of crime cases and farm attacks in the area.
Telecommunications and Postal Services minister, Siyabonga Cwele has described government's technology conference currently being held in Durban as a platform aimed at unlocking business opportunities for entrepreneur’s.
South Africa’s rand steadied against the dollar in early trade on Monday as the currency recovers from last week’s heavy lossess parked by dire budget forecasts. At 0642 GMT, the rand traded at 14.1200 per dollar, not far off its New York close of 14.1075 on Friday. The currency hit an 11-month low last week […]
South Africa and Angola have committed to strengthen co-operation in the areas of mining and upstream petroleum.