Daily Archives: October 24, 2018

Corrupt officials in Giyani Water Project to feel the heat

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has instructed his department to work with the Department of Water and Sanitation to take action against officials fingered for corruption in the Giyani water crisis.

The Minister made

Bantwana go through medical tests ahead of FIFA WC

South Africa’s National Under-17 Women’s squad (Bantwana) went for a Pre-Competition Medical Assessment (PCMA) test in Pretoria on Tuesday (23 October 2018) leading up to this year’s FIFA Under-17 Women’s World Cup

R500m to recruit health professionals, buy beds and linen

Government will reprioritise funds to make R350 million available to recruit new health professionals, says Finance Minister Tito Mboweni.

The Minister tabled the Medium Term Budget Policy Statement in the National Assembly on

Sanitary pads, white bread flour to be added to VAT free items

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni says government proposes that come April 2019, three items, including sanitary pads, will be added to the zero-rated list.

Earlier this year, government increased value-added tax (VAT) from

Government reprioritises money from unspent funds

The National Treasury will reprioritise money from unspent funds and tap into the contingency reserve to recapitalise the South African Airways, SA Express and the Post Office.

According to the National Treasury’s Medium

Government dealing with school sanitation

Government is attending to the sanitation issues faced by schools around the country, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni said on Wednesday.

The largest allocations in the medium-term are for education, health, social development and