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Eye Witness News
Finance minister insists SA is on the right trackabout the need for collective action to achieve inclusive economic growth. Ear
Finance minister insists SA is on the right track
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
about the need for collective action to achieve inclusive economic growth. Earlier, the Democratic Alliance (DA)’s David Maynier said 'President Jacob Zuma and the rent-seekers who support him' were making a ratings downgrade more likely by... Read more
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iafrica.com
SA a well-managed economy - Gordhanabout the need for collective action to achieve inclusive economic growth. Ear
SA a well-managed economy - Gordhan
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
about the need for collective action to achieve inclusive economic growth. Earlier, the Democratic Alliance (DA)’s David Maynier said "President Jacob Zuma and the rent-seekers who support him" were making a ratings downgrade more likely by... Read more
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4d
Eye Witness News
Gordhan: Sceptics, doomsayers can’t determine fate of SA economyDecember reviews of our ratings position.” In response to the Minister, Democr
Gordhan: Sceptics, doomsayers can’t determine fate of SA economy
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
December reviews of our ratings position.” In response to the Minister, Democratic Alliance (DA) Member of Parliament (MP) David Maynier said Gordhan’s efforts to avoid a downgrade are being derailed by political attacks. Maynier said, “President... Read more
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4d
IAfrica South African Business News
No ANC leadership battle - Cyrilprocess and the public protector's report on the ANC distributing food parcels
No ANC leadership battle - Cyril
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 4 days ago
process and the public protector's report on the ANC distributing food parcels at election time. Democratic Alliance MP David Maynier urged Ramaphosa to take over the ANC's leadership from Jacob Zuma but Ramaphosa did not take the bait, instead... Read more
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iafrica.com
No ANC leadership battle - Cyrilprocess and the public protector's report on the ANC distributing food parcels
No ANC leadership battle - Cyril
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
process and the public protector's report on the ANC distributing food parcels at election time. Democratic Alliance MP David Maynier urged Ramaphosa to take over the ANC's leadership from Jacob Zuma but Ramaphosa did not take the bait, instead... Read more
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4d
iol.co.za
Cyril mum on JZ succession raceon Wednesday when he was urged by the DA to take over from his boss. But Ramap
Cyril mum on JZ succession race
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
on Wednesday when he was urged by the DA to take over from his boss. But Ramaphosa threw the question back at DA MP David Maynier to oust his leader Mmusi Maimane. Ramaphosa was in the chamber to answer questions on the World Economic... Read more
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5d
Daily Dispatch
Lessons learnt from bank’s fallfor the new “good” bank‚ which started operations in April. Naidoo conceded un
Lessons learnt from bank’s fall
Daily Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
for the new “good” bank‚ which started operations in April. Naidoo conceded under questioning by DA finance spokesman David Maynier that in hindsight the Reserve Bank had erred in endorsing the appointment of Thami Sokutu‚ African Bank’s chief... Read more
5d
Mail & Guardian
Nothing untoward about Guptas’ luggage, says SARS officialadding: “We did not find anything untoward.” Mpye was responding to a question
Nothing untoward about Guptas’ luggage, says SARS official
Mail & Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
adding: “We did not find anything untoward.” Mpye was responding to a question from Democratic Alliance finance spokesman David Maynier during a briefing to a joint sitting of three parliamentary portfolio committees. The opposition MP has asked... Read more
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iol.co.za
Nothing untoward about Guptas’ luggage, says Sarsadding: “We did not find anything untoward.” Mpye was responding to a question
Nothing untoward about Guptas’ luggage, says Sars
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
adding: “We did not find anything untoward.” Mpye was responding to a question from Democratic Alliance finance spokesman David Maynier during a briefing to a joint sitting of three parliamentary portfolio committees. The opposition MP has asked... Read more
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5d
News 24 South Africa
Ramaphosa answers questions on WEF, food parcels and South SudanRamaphosa for shoddy RDP houses in the Western Cape and for long waiting lists
Ramaphosa answers questions on WEF, food parcels and South Sudan
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
Ramaphosa for shoddy RDP houses in the Western Cape and for long waiting lists for houses. Answering a question from DA MP David Maynier, Ramaphosa said the ANC had strong leadership. “We as the ANC have no problem. And you will see this August... Read more
6d
The Times & The Sunday Times
ANC confident committee will ‘nominate suitable candidate to replace Madonsela’(DA) had on Tuesday framed the ANC chief whip’s draft resolution as an attempt
ANC confident committee will ‘nominate suitable candidate to replace Madonsela’
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 days ago
(DA) had on Tuesday framed the ANC chief whip’s draft resolution as an attempt at cadre deployment. The opposition party’s David Maynier MP ‏@DavidMaynier tweeted a photo of a parliamentary agenda with the comment: “Today the process to replace... Read more
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7d
The Times & The Sunday Times
ANC moves to replace Madonsela with a ‘loyal cadre’The opposition party’s David Maynier MP ‏@DavidMaynier tweeted a photo of a par
ANC moves to replace Madonsela with a ‘loyal cadre’
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
The opposition party’s David Maynier MP ‏@DavidMaynier tweeted a photo of a parliamentary agenda with the comment: “Today the process to replace @ThuliMadonsela3 with a loyal @MYANC cadre begins in @ParliamentofRSA!” The snippet posted by Maynier... Read more
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iol.co.za
Arms deal inquiry cost SA nearly R140mby the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services Michael Masutha in respons
Arms deal inquiry cost SA nearly R140m
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
by the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services Michael Masutha in response to a question by the Democratic Alliance’s David Maynier. “The total amount spent on the Commission of Inquiry into Allegations of Fraud, Corruption, Impropriety or... Read more
7d
News 24 South Africa
Arms deal inquiry cost R137mwas contained in a reply by the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Developm
Arms deal inquiry cost R137m
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
was contained in a reply by the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development to a question by Democratic Alliance MP David Maynier. The Commission of Inquiry into Allegations of Fraud, Corruption, Impropriety or Irregularity in the Strategic... Read more
11d
Daily Maverick
Punch and Julie Show: Parliament tries to sort out aftermath of EFF evictionfinancial aid and for 1.8-million expanded public works programme job opportuni
Punch and Julie Show: Parliament tries to sort out aftermath of EFF eviction
Daily Maverick / Posted 11 days ago
financial aid and for 1.8-million expanded public works programme job opportunities in the current financial year. DA MP David Maynier earlier this week brought these proposals in terms of parliamentary rules and the 2009 Money Bills Amendment... Read more
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11d
iol.co.za
DA wants snap debate on ‘campaign’ against Gordhancampaign to intimidate the Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, and to undermin
DA wants snap debate on ‘campaign’ against Gordhan
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
campaign to intimidate the Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, and to undermine National Treasury,” DA finance spokesman David Maynier said on Thursday. Maynier said the country could ill afford for Treasury, and by extension the economy, to be... Read more
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11d
Eye Witness News
DA calls for snap debate on Gordhan ‘intimidation’to intimidate Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and to undermine the National Tre
DA calls for snap debate on Gordhan ‘intimidation’
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
to intimidate Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and to undermine the National Treasury. DA Member of Parliament (MP) David Maynier wrote to National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete yesterday requesting the debate. Gordhan this week responded... Read more
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11d
AllAfrica.com
DA Calls for Snap Debate On the Political Assault Against Pravin Gordhan and National Treasuryratings downgrade in South Africa. And for that we believe that it is a matter
DA Calls for Snap Debate On the Political Assault Against Pravin Gordhan and National Treasury
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
ratings downgrade in South Africa. And for that we believe that it is a matter of public importance and that there is no reason why the debate should not be scheduled before the recess begins on 26 May 2016. David Maynier Shadow Minister of Fina... Read more
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12d
The Times & The Sunday Times
DA calls for a snap debate on ‘campaign to intimidate Gordhan’The party’s David Maynier said on Thursday morning that he had written to the S
DA calls for a snap debate on ‘campaign to intimidate Gordhan’
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
The party’s David Maynier said on Thursday morning that he had written to the Speaker of the National Assembly‚ Baleka Mbete‚ requesting a debate. He said this was of public importance as there appears to be a “deliberate campaign to intimidate... Read more
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12d
Eye Witness News
Gordhan says politicians must stop ‘narrow politicking’ in the interests of SAmost parties expressed their support for Gordhan, despite objecting to parts of
Gordhan says politicians must stop ‘narrow politicking’ in the interests of SA
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
most parties expressed their support for Gordhan, despite objecting to parts of his budget. The Democratic Alliance’s (DA) David Maynier referred to Gordhan’s appeal. “Who do the National Treasury staff require protection from? Of course the... Read more
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12d
Eye Witness News
Gordhan gets thumbs up on R1.3 trillion budgettoday expressed their support for Gordhan, despite objecting to parts of his Bu
Gordhan gets thumbs up on R1.3 trillion budget
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
today expressed their support for Gordhan, despite objecting to parts of his Budget. The Democratic Alliance’s (DA) David Maynier referred to Pravin Gordhan’s appeal. “Who do the National Treasury staff require protection from? Of course... Read more
12d
Eye Witness News
Gordhan mum on whether Guptas are being investigatedinternational terrorism. It provides for increased scrutiny of “prominent influ
Gordhan mum on whether Guptas are being investigated
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
international terrorism. It provides for increased scrutiny of “prominent influential persons”. The Democratic Alliance’s David Maynier today again pressed the minister for an answer as to whether members of the Gupta family are under... Read more
13d
The Times & The Sunday Times
DA welcomes referral of African Bank report to prosecutorsThe party’s David Maynier said it had received a letter from the bank’s general
DA welcomes referral of African Bank report to prosecutors
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
The party’s David Maynier said it had received a letter from the bank’s general counsel‚ saying: “…the South African Reserve Bank has considered the report of Adv. John Myburgh SC and in light of the findings therein elected to forward it to the... Read more
13d
iol.co.za
Zuma blames apartheid for high unemploymentthe white regime denied black people education. In response to a question from
Zuma blames apartheid for high unemployment
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
the white regime denied black people education. In response to a question from Democratic Alliance finance spokesman David Maynier, Zuma replied that joblessness was a global problem but, like inequality, it had a particular context here. The... Read more
13d
AllAfrica.com
ANC Votes Against Increasing Jobs and Social Grants for the Poor in SAand would have been funded by reprioritizing expenditure, within the existing b
ANC Votes Against Increasing Jobs and Social Grants for the Poor in SA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
and would have been funded by reprioritizing expenditure, within the existing budget, and would have had no effect on the fiscal deficit, which is estimated to be R139 billion, or 3.2% of GDP, in 2016/17. David Maynier Shadow Minister of... Read more
13d
AllAfrica.com
Budgeting in Time for Elections - DA 'Redistributes' the ANC's Budgetand subsidising tertiary education. After hundreds of hours spent fine-combing
Budgeting in Time for Elections - DA 'Redistributes' the ANC's Budget
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
and subsidising tertiary education. After hundreds of hours spent fine-combing through the R1.4-trillion budget, DA MP David Maynier on Monday said he was "surprised to discover just how much fat there is". But it is an election year and amid... Read more
14d
Mail & Guardian
SA could save over R3-billion without new Zuma jet, says DAis new; secondly, it has been well maintained and it is literally in mint condi
SA could save over R3-billion without new Zuma jet, says DA
Mail & Guardian / Posted 14 days ago
is new; secondly, it has been well maintained and it is literally in mint condition,” DA shadow minister for finance David Maynier told Fin24 about the current presidential jet. The DA will submit a proposed Budget Amendment to the Standing... Read more
14d
AllAfrica.com
DA Proposes R9.52 Billion Adjustment to the 2016-17 Budget to Improve the Lives of the People in SAestimated to be R139 billion, or 3.2% of GDP, in 2016/17. The amendments to th
DA Proposes R9.52 Billion Adjustment to the 2016-17 Budget to Improve the Lives of the People in SA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
estimated to be R139 billion, or 3.2% of GDP, in 2016/17. The amendments to the 2016/17 budget will be proposed at a meeting of the Standing Committee on Appropriations tomorrow, 17 May 2016, in Parliament. David Maynier Shadow Minister of Fin... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliamentary Diary - the Budget Vote Cometh, One Self-Serving Speech At a Timeconstitutional duty backed up in law by the power to amend, or even reject, a b
Parliamentary Diary - the Budget Vote Cometh, One Self-Serving Speech At a Time
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
constitutional duty backed up in law by the power to amend, or even reject, a budget. By MARIANNE MERTEN. On Tuesday DA MP David Maynier will propose 399 amendments to the 2016/17 Budget to reprioritise about R9.5-billion, including one proposal on... Read more
15d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Reprieve for Gordhanget rid of him without actually firing him. The best scenario for Zuma would be
Reprieve for Gordhan
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 15 days ago
get rid of him without actually firing him. The best scenario for Zuma would be for someone else to get rid of him." DA MP David Maynier said an arrest would make Zuma's firing of Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene in December look like a minor... Read more
15d
Daily Maverick
Gordhan 'arrest': Whispers in the deep, days of dangerous rumours, threat and innuendointo tribalism, homophobia, patriarchy and xenophobia. Meanwhile, DA Shadow Mi
Gordhan 'arrest': Whispers in the deep, days of dangerous rumours, threat and innuendo
Daily Maverick / Posted 15 days ago
into tribalism, homophobia, patriarchy and xenophobia. Meanwhile, DA Shadow Minster of Defence and Military Veterans, David Maynier, said that arresting the country’s finance minister “would be a disaster for South Africa that could cause an... Read more
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15d
Daily Maverick
Parliamentary Diary: The budget vote cometh, one self-serving speech at a timeOn Tuesday DA MP David Maynier will propose 399 amendments to the 2016/17 Budge
Parliamentary Diary: The budget vote cometh, one self-serving speech at a time
Daily Maverick / Posted 15 days ago
On Tuesday DA MP David Maynier will propose 399 amendments to the 2016/17 Budget to reprioritise about R9.5-billion, including one proposal on better job creation and another to allocate R2.2-billion to increase social grants – before the standing... Read more
15d
The Times & The Sunday Times
DA to propose 366 amendments to 2016 Budgetno effect on the fiscal deficit‚ which is estimated to be R139 billion‚ or 3.2%
DA to propose 366 amendments to 2016 Budget
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 15 days ago
no effect on the fiscal deficit‚ which is estimated to be R139 billion‚ or 3.2% of GDP‚ in 2016/17‚” the DA said. It added that its shadow minister of finance‚ David Maynier‚ and his deputy‚ Alf Lees‚ would brief the media on Monday on the proposa... Read more
15d
AllAfrica.com
Unemployment Reaches a Staggering Record High in South Africafor jobs, cannot be blamed on external factors alone, and has much to do with t
Unemployment Reaches a Staggering Record High in South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
for jobs, cannot be blamed on external factors alone, and has much to do with the failure of government to implement the structural reforms necessary to boost economic growth and create jobs in South Africa. David Maynier, Shadow Minister of Fin... Read more
15d
iol.co.za
Presidency slams Gordhan arrest rumoursprosecute anyone. The matter is still under investigation”. In another stateme
Presidency slams Gordhan arrest rumours
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
prosecute anyone. The matter is still under investigation”. In another statement on Sunday, Democratic Alliance spokesman David Maynier said Gordhan’s arrest would be a disaster for South Africa and “cause an economic earthquake and make ‘9/12’... Read more
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15d
Mail & Guardian
Rumours of finance minister's imminent arrest a disaster for SA, says DAwith eight other officials to face charges relating to the SARS [SA Revenue Ser
Rumours of finance minister's imminent arrest a disaster for SA, says DA
Mail & Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
with eight other officials to face charges relating to the SARS [SA Revenue Service] ‘rogue unit’,” DA spokesperson David Maynier said. However, National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) spokesperson Luvuyo Mfaku reportedly said no decision had... Read more
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15d
Mail & Guardian
Presidency slams Gordhan arrest rumoursprosecute anyone. The matter is still under investigation”. In another stateme
Presidency slams Gordhan arrest rumours
Mail & Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
prosecute anyone. The matter is still under investigation”. In another statement on Sunday, Democratic Alliance spokesman David Maynier said Gordhan’s arrest would be a disaster for South Africa and “cause an economic earthquake and make ‘9/12’... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Presidency denies rumours of Gordhan’s arresta minor economic tremor”. “The timing of the rumours could not be worse and wi
Presidency denies rumours of Gordhan’s arrest
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 15 days ago
a minor economic tremor”. “The timing of the rumours could not be worse and will not only cause further turmoil in the markets‚ but also compromise efforts to avoid a ratings downgrade in South Africa‚” said DA spokesman on finance David M... Read more
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iol.co.za
Arresting Gordhan would be worse than 9/12together with eight other officials to face charges relating to the SARS [SA Re
Arresting Gordhan would be worse than 9/12
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
together with eight other officials to face charges relating to the SARS [SA Revenue Service] ‘rogue unit’,” DA spokesman David Maynier said. However, National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) spokesman Luvuyo Mfaku reportedly said no decision had... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Rumours of possible arrest of Gordhan ‘a disaster for SA’‚ says DAin the markets‚ but also compromise efforts to avoid a ratings downgrade in Sou
Rumours of possible arrest of Gordhan ‘a disaster for SA’‚ says DA
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
in the markets‚ but also compromise efforts to avoid a ratings downgrade in South Africa‚” said DA spokesman on finance David Maynier. What was worrying‚ he added‚ was that authorities were reportedly waiting for the “political go ahead” before... Read more
18d
Mail & Guardian
Report: African bank directors were recklessfor prosecution by aggrieved parties such as shareholders, Logan said. The Demo
Report: African bank directors were reckless
Mail & Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
for prosecution by aggrieved parties such as shareholders, Logan said. The Democratic Alliance’s spokesperson on finance David Maynier questioned why the report had not been referred to the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NPA) “The... Read more
18d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Why was African Bank report not referred to NDPP? asks DAto the National Director of Public Prosecutions‚ at the time it was completed i
Why was African Bank report not referred to NDPP? asks DA
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 days ago
to the National Director of Public Prosecutions‚ at the time it was completed in 2015?” said DA spokesman on finance David Maynier. He said the Banks Act (No. 94 of 1990) was clear: if it appeared that any business of the bank was carried on... Read more
19d
AllAfrica.com
Are Ministers Being Used As Political Battering Ram in the Guptas Battle With the Banks?should not be interfering in business decisions taken by Banks and this matter
Are Ministers Being Used As Political Battering Ram in the Guptas Battle With the Banks?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
should not be interfering in business decisions taken by Banks and this matter is best left to the South African Reserve Bank which is responsible for the regulation of the banking industry in South Africa. David Maynier, Shadow Minister of Fi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PIC Lost R99 Billion Within 48 Hours of '9/12'This follows questions from David Maynier MP in the Standing Committee on Finan
PIC Lost R99 Billion Within 48 Hours of '9/12'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
This follows questions from David Maynier MP in the Standing Committee on Finance Portfolio Committee meeting today. Today, the Public Investment Corporation conceded that it lost R99 billion within 48 hours of President Jacob Zuma firing former... Read more
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20d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Des was a R95 billion hit to pensionsits entire portfolio the losses amounted to R99-billion. The disclosure was in
Des was a R95 billion hit to pensions
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 days ago
its entire portfolio the losses amounted to R99-billion. The disclosure was in response to a question from DA MP David Maynier, who also quizzed Matjila on whether the asset manager was invested in any Gupta-related companies. Maynier... Read more
20d
Eye Witness News
DA seeks answers following PIC's billion rand lossPension Fund (GEPF) among its biggest clients. PIC CEO Dr Daniel Matjila was r
DA seeks answers following PIC's billion rand loss
Eye Witness News / Posted 20 days ago
Pension Fund (GEPF) among its biggest clients. PIC CEO Dr Daniel Matjila was responding to a question from the DA’s David Maynier. “The PIC eventually conceded that they lost R99 billion within 48 hours of the catastrophic decision by the... Read more
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20d
Daily Dispatch
Des van Rooyen’s stint as finance minister wiped R95bn off state pensionsfunds — the losses amounted to R99 billion. The disclosure came in response to
Des van Rooyen’s stint as finance minister wiped R95bn off state pensions
Daily Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
funds — the losses amounted to R99 billion. The disclosure came in response to a question from Democratic Alliance (DA) MP David Maynier‚ who also quizzed Dr Matjila on whether the asset manager was invested in any Gupta-related companies‚ and... Read more
20d
Eye Witness News
'PIC lost R100bn within 48hrs of Nene’s axing'Jacob Zuma firing of former Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene in December. Democr
'PIC lost R100bn within 48hrs of Nene’s axing'
Eye Witness News / Posted 20 days ago
Jacob Zuma firing of former Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene in December. Democratic Alliance (DA) Member of Parliament (MP) David Maynier asked PIC CEO, Dr Daniel Matjila, about the impact of Zuma’s decision, which sent the rand into a tailspin, at... Read more
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20d
iafrica.com
Nene sacking cost PIC R100bn - CEOmandates as well as the details on the entities and firms that it invests in, F
Nene sacking cost PIC R100bn - CEO
iafrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
mandates as well as the details on the entities and firms that it invests in, Fin24 reported. Democratic Alliance MP, David Maynier, asked Matjila what impact Nene's sacking had on the PIC's assets. Matjila told the committee that the... Read more
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20d
IAfrica South African Business News
Nene sacking cost PIC R100bn - CEOmandates as well as the details on the entities and firms that it invests in, F
Nene sacking cost PIC R100bn - CEO
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 20 days ago
mandates as well as the details on the entities and firms that it invests in, Fin24 reported. Democratic Alliance MP, David Maynier, asked Matjila what impact Nene's sacking had on the PIC's assets. Matjila told the committee that the... Read more
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