Venezuelan President Maduro’s close aid extradited to US

One of President Nicolás Maduro’s closest aids has been extradited from Cape Verde to the United…

LA port to open round the clock to tackle shipping queues

One of biggest US ports will start operating 24 hours a day to try to clear…

SASSA slammed after nearly 40 000 public servants apply for SRD grants

The DA have called for an investigation into some 40 000 public service employees who applied…

Bad news for Tito Mboweni: SA ‘to stop accepting cheque payments’ soon

South Africans, and Tito Mboweni, only have a few weeks left to use-up their cheques –…

Tobacco taxes ‘may increase in October’, as govt looks to rebuild economy

The smokers of South Africa may be asked to pay more for their cigarettes by the…

World Bank forecasts ‘weak’ post COVID-19 recovery for South Africa

The World Bank report is upbeat, however, on the reforms being adopted in to spur South…

Ramaphosa: ‘Every job lost during COVID-19 must be replaced’

President Cyril Ramaphosa said structural reforms and other measures would play a critical role in supporting…

R350 Grant: Here’s how many claims SASSA are yet to deal with

An enormous backlog of R350 grant applications has forced SASSA to change tact – but why…

Govt allocates R6 billion more for special R350 Covid-19 grant

Government has allocated an extra R6 billion to fund the R350 special Covid-19 grant for those…

Parliament approves 0% salary increase for IEC bosses

Pariament has unanimously supported a call by President Cyril Ramaphosa for a retrospective 0% salary increase…