DA seeks clarity from Mboweni on state of national disaster fund coffers
The national disaster fund would provide financial support to various programmes launched to clamp down on infections and deal with the virus.
Mboweni: Treasury will redirect funds to deal with COVID-19
Finance Minister Tito Mboweni explained that along with the Health Department, Treasury is coordinating a working group to make necessary structural arrangements.
IEC seeks postponement of by-elections due to COVID-19
The commission said it was concerned about the spread of the virus given the close physical contact between its officials and members of the public during the voting process.
Mkhize: State of emergency over COVID-19 could be declared should need arise
Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize, along with other members of Cabinet, addressed reporters in Pretoria on the status of the government’s plans, explaining that all South Africans should be war-ready.
PSCBC: Row over public sector wage bill could end up in ConCourt
This comes after the government proposed a review of the wage increases which were due next month.
Amcu to give an update on financial irregularities with Labour Registrar
This time union leaders have to explain several financial irregularities emanating from its 2018 audited financial statements, which were flagged by the registrar as well as the status of its leadership structures.
PSCBC: No regulation that allows govt to renege on wage agreement
Confronted with an unprecedented situation, the PSCBC said that based on the provisions contained in the Labour Relations Act, the council did not have a process in place allowing parties to withdraw from the agreement.
Scathing court ruling against Mkhwebane 'could bolster' case for her removal
The High Court in Pretoria set aside Mkhwebane’s findings that President Cyril Ramaphosa deliberately misled Parliament about a Bosasa donation to his CR17 campaign.
Presidency hails CR17 ruling, says Public Protector's office failing miserably
In a scathing judgment, the court reviewed and set aside the findings in the Public Protector’s Bosasa report, describing them as fatally flawed.
Mkhwebane had no jurisdiction to probe CR17 fundraising - court
This emerged during the judgment of President Cyril Ramaphosa’s now successful bid to review and set aside the Public Protector’s findings against him.
Court: Cyril Ramaphosa not obliged to disclose CR17 funding
This and other damning decisions were made by the Pretoria High Court which set aside the Public Protector’s Bosasa report.
Court rules Ramaphosa didn’t mislead Parly on R500k Bosasa donation
In a scathing judgment, Elias Matojane found there are fundamental difficulties with Mkwhebane’s findings that Ramaphosa deliberately misled Parliament.
ANC: Pension funds should also be used to invest in small businesses
The ANC national spokesperson Pule Mabe told the Black Business Council summit on Thursday that the funding gap for emerging enterprises could be filled by pensions.
EFF welcomes Gauteng govt's move to place Tshwane under administration
Gauteng Premier David Makhura said the municipality was currently incapable of fulfilling its constitutional obligations with no mayor and municipal manager, while council has failed to convene for some time.
Malema: Black business is ‘too comfy’ managing ‘white economy’
The EFF leader challenged black business people to disrupt the status quo if a transformed and inclusive economy was to be achieved.
ANC calls for mobilising workers’ capital to support economic transformation
The ANC's Pule Mabe has suggested that pension funds should be targeted for small to medium business funding and investment in developmental projects.
CCMA says it’s saved 41% of jobs in the last 5 years
The dispute resolution agency has reported back on its past performance during the unveiling of its new strategy, which is aimed at enhancing labour market stability among other priorities.
Labour unions prepare to present alternative plans to save SAA
In its plan, Satawu, which represents workers at SAA Technical, proposes that the airline should explore equity partnerships, which must include employee cooperatives.