Slight improvement in unemployment rate
The unemployment rate fell to 24,5% in last year’s 4th quarter compared to 25,5% in the quarter before.
#BudgetSpeech: 'Govt has a duty to reward taxpayers'
Gordhan delivered a budget that will cut government spending by R25 billion over the next three years.
Hopes for rand to regain ground against pound
The pound has come under huge pressure following concerns that Britain may exit the EU.
Rand gains ground against pound
The rand has gained more ground against the pound after strengthening against major currencies last week.
The Rand fights back
The rand is trading at R15,40 to the dollar, a dramatic recovery after trading at R18 to the dollar last year.
Rand continues to make major ground against US dollar
The rand is currently trading at around R15,28 to the US dollar.
‘Opposition members are doing SA a disservice by misbehaving’
The president called for a change in behaviour, saying MPs need to be united.
Zuma steers clear of opposition’s attacks during #SonaDebate
The president says there are many positives to build on despite the global economic crisis.
#SonaDebate: Zuma focuses on economy
President Zuma says his address last week was about uniting the country to boost the economy.
Malema 'airs ANC’s dirty laundry' in Parly
Malema accused President Zuma of being under the sway of the influential Gupta family.
#SonaDebate: Maimane launches a scathing attack on Zuma
Maimane told Zuma he is out of touch with the people and should do the honourable thing and resign.
#Sona2016 debate off to a fiery start
MPs will get a chance to respond to the president’s State of the Nation Address this afternoon.
#Sona2016: A night of tension & fierce opposition
President Jacob Zuma told South Africa that govt is determined to turn the economy around.
Zuma blames international factors on poor economic growth
He says South Africa is not alone, as other emerging markets are also affected by poor growth.
#Sona2016: Parly to consider one capital to cut costs
Jacob Zuma has said Parliament must consider the matter with much urgency as the cost is too big.
‘Today marks the beginning of Zuma's removal’
Malema says Zuma must admit that he has violated the Constitution with regards to Nkandla.
EFF call for Madonsela's Nkandla report to be prioritised
The EFF also says that order should give Zuma 30 days to pay back his portion of the Nkandla costs.
#ZumaMustFall: Malema calls for a mass march to the ConCourt
The EFF leader says it’s time for action to be taken against corruption.