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Daily Maverick
South Africa should start dodging global capitalism’s bulletsa new God: the credit ratings agencies – Standard & Poors, Fitch and Moody’s –
South Africa should start dodging global capitalism’s bullets
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 minutes ago
a new God: the credit ratings agencies – Standard & Poors, Fitch and Moody’s – which continually blackmail Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan by threatening to label our state credit as worth “junk”. Because they insist Gordhan cuts what is a... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
The big stories of Mondaylike “chips breaking in a packet.” The full story is here. (Photo: Gallo Image
The big stories of Monday
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 hours ago
like “chips breaking in a packet.” The full story is here. (Photo: Gallo Images) Gupta company bosses ambush Gordhan on talk showExecutives of four Gupta-owned companies "ambushed" Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan during a radio interview it s... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Warning: Rating agencies aheadbrief introduction, let me address what is everywhere being presented as our en
Warning: Rating agencies ahead
Daily Maverick / Posted 23 hours ago
brief introduction, let me address what is everywhere being presented as our enormous good fortune in having the splendid Pravin Gordhan back as our Finance Minister. He saved us from junk status, from what we were most assuredly told by all the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Oakbay confirms disciplinaries at ANN7time of the sudden removal of Nhlanhla Nene and the appointment of David van Ro
Oakbay confirms disciplinaries at ANN7
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
time of the sudden removal of Nhlanhla Nene and the appointment of David van Rooyen. Van Rooyen was quickly replaced with Pravin Gordhan to steady the markets which had reacted catastrophically. The ANC invited submissions on the claims, but its... Read more
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iol.co.za
Brexit: SA can surviveinstitutions could withstand the Brexit shock, as they did during the 2008/09 g
Brexit: SA can survive
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
institutions could withstand the Brexit shock, as they did during the 2008/09 global financial crisis. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said the Treasury and Reserve Bank were monitoring events into next week. Government, labour and business... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Pravin Gordhan, Presidency move to reassure South Africans over BrexitFinance Minister Pravin Gordhan moved to reassure South Africans that the local
Pravin Gordhan, Presidency move to reassure South Africans over Brexit
Mail & Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan moved to reassure South Africans that the local financial system was sound in the wake of the massive upheaval following the Brexit vote. With the news that British voters decided to leave the European Union, emerging... Read more
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Eye Witness News
‘SA economy can withstand Brexit shocks’Central Bank are in talks with financial institutions on the possible implicati
‘SA economy can withstand Brexit shocks’
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
Central Bank are in talks with financial institutions on the possible implications of the Brexit vote. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says, “The South African public can be reassured that our banking and financial institutions are well... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Pravin has $9.5m for you in another 419 scamis Treasury. They are aware, however, of an apparent 419 scam that is once aga
Pravin has $9.5m for you in another 419 scam
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
is Treasury. They are aware, however, of an apparent 419 scam that is once again doing the rounds in Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's name, and which promises to release the money to you in exchange for some personal information, including... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
ANC bid to challenge IEC – incorrect candidate details ‘must be fixed’27 (Mzamomhle) and Ward 28 (Beacon Bay), a constituency of Finance Minister and
ANC bid to challenge IEC – incorrect candidate details ‘must be fixed’
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
27 (Mzamomhle) and Ward 28 (Beacon Bay), a constituency of Finance Minister and ANC national executive committee member Pravin Gordhan, where the candidates have been swopped around. The Daily Dispatch understands that Gordhan, who is expected... Read more
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iol.co.za
When did Guptas decide to pursue own bank?belonging to mineworkers in the region of R5 billion. The transaction would ha
When did Guptas decide to pursue own bank?
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
belonging to mineworkers in the region of R5 billion. The transaction would have to be approved by Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan if the company aims to get more than 25 percent of the bank. Treasury spokeswoman Phumza Macanda cited... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ISS Today: What Brexit means for Africathe EU market. This is the scenario that Davies was referring to, though tongu
ISS Today: What Brexit means for Africa
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
the EU market. This is the scenario that Davies was referring to, though tongue-in-cheek. South Africa’s Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has been quoted in the Sunday Independent as saying that if the UK exits the EU, “the volatility and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Guptas’ bank-capture bidto intervene and save the only black-owned bank in the country from falling int
Guptas’ bank-capture bid
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
to intervene and save the only black-owned bank in the country from falling into the hands of vultures.” Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan would have to approve the transaction if the company aims to get more than a 25 percent stake. Treasury... Read more
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iol.co.za
Guptas in bank-capture bidto intervene and save the only black-owned bank in the country from falling int
Guptas in bank-capture bid
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
to intervene and save the only black-owned bank in the country from falling into the hands of vultures.” Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan would have to approve the transaction if the company aims to get more than a 25 percent stake. Treasury... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
ANC bid to challenge IEC on incorrect candidate details27 (Mzamomhle) and Ward 28 (Beacon Bay), a constituency of Finance Minister and
ANC bid to challenge IEC on incorrect candidate details
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
27 (Mzamomhle) and Ward 28 (Beacon Bay), a constituency of Finance Minister and ANC national executive committee member Pravin Gordhan, where the candidates have been swopped around. The Daily Dispatch understands that Gordhan, who is expected... Read more
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iol.co.za
Guptas renew attempts to buy Ubankcountry from falling into the hands of vultures,” it said. The transaction wou
Guptas renew attempts to buy Ubank
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
country from falling into the hands of vultures,” it said. The transaction would have to be approved by Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan if the company aims to get more than 25 percent of the bank. Treasury spokesperson Phumza Macanda cited... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Are the democratic gains of 1994 irreversible?this trend. It may also account for the continued threats of arrest or prosecut
Are the democratic gains of 1994 irreversible?
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 days ago
this trend. It may also account for the continued threats of arrest or prosecution hovering around the current minister, Pravin Gordhan. Neither government, the ANC or its political allies, or business, or labour, are monoliths. There are a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Guptas in move to buy their own bankcooperation from the state - appears to be a move to “resolve” the issue by cir
Guptas in move to buy their own bank
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
cooperation from the state - appears to be a move to “resolve” the issue by circumventing the major banks. The acquisition would need the approval of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan if the Guptas plan to acquire more than 25 percent of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Auditor-General Confirms Investigation Into Unlawful Sale of Fuel Stockswithout the consultation of Treasury will be investigated. We are still expect
Auditor-General Confirms Investigation Into Unlawful Sale of Fuel Stocks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
without the consultation of Treasury will be investigated. We are still expecting a response from the Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, regarding our 3 June 2016 letter seeking clarity as to whether National Treasury (NT) received any of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidential Labour Working Group Meets in PretoriaRadebe said when the economy is not doing well, those who are most affected are
Presidential Labour Working Group Meets in Pretoria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Radebe said when the economy is not doing well, those who are most affected are the workers. He said Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan will give a report on the state of the economy. The meeting is also scheduled to reflect on the work being... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Time to Release KPMG SARS 'Rogue Unit' ReportTHAMM. It was the EFF's Floyd Shivambu who, in a written question to Parliamen
Time to Release KPMG SARS 'Rogue Unit' Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
THAMM. It was the EFF's Floyd Shivambu who, in a written question to Parliament, asked accidental Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan how much the controversial and seemingly compromised KPMG "probe" into the alleged SARS "rogue unit" had cost,... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘City of Cape Town is attacking black culture’and micro enterprises (SMMEs) are seen as major contributors to the economy, wi
‘City of Cape Town is attacking black culture’
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
and micro enterprises (SMMEs) are seen as major contributors to the economy, with President Jacob Zuma and Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan calling on entrepreneurs who occupy that space to become more active. In response to Moody’s maintaining its... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Time to release KPMG SARS ‘rogue unit’ reportIt was the EFF’s Floyd Shivambu who, in a written question to Parliament, asked
Time to release KPMG SARS ‘rogue unit’ report
Daily Maverick / Posted 7 days ago
It was the EFF’s Floyd Shivambu who, in a written question to Parliament, asked accidental Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan how much the controversial and seemingly compromised KPMG “probe” into the alleged SARS “rogue unit” had cost, whether the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President to Convene Labour Working Groupto President Zuma on 9 May, which was also attended by labour. In February, Pr
President to Convene Labour Working Group
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
to President Zuma on 9 May, which was also attended by labour. In February, President Zuma tasked the Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan and Chairman of Telkom and President of Business Unity South Africa Jabu Mabuza to lead a collaborative effort... Read more
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iafrica.com
Labour Working Group to discuss the economyto President Zuma on 9 May, which was also attended by labour. In February, Pr
Labour Working Group to discuss the economy
iafrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
to President Zuma on 9 May, which was also attended by labour. In February, President Zuma tasked the Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan and Chairman of Telkom and President of Business Unity South Africa Jabu Mabuza to lead a collaborative effort... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Labour Working Group to discuss the economyto President Zuma on 9 May, which was also attended by labour. In February, Pr
Labour Working Group to discuss the economy
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 7 days ago
to President Zuma on 9 May, which was also attended by labour. In February, President Zuma tasked the Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan and Chairman of Telkom and President of Business Unity South Africa Jabu Mabuza to lead a collaborative effort... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Crunch time as Zuma faces joblessness angerset of sovereign debt rating reviews later this year. Zuma has prioritised eco
Crunch time as Zuma faces joblessness anger
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
set of sovereign debt rating reviews later this year. Zuma has prioritised economic growth, appointing Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and Telkom chairman and Business Unity SA president Jabu Mabuza to strengthen short-term confidence in this... Read more
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iol.co.za
The long walk to bring Zuma to trialexpressing their horror at the decision, party leaders persuaded him to relent
The long walk to bring Zuma to trial
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
expressing their horror at the decision, party leaders persuaded him to relent and three days later he was made to appoint Pravin Gordhan - a widely respected former finance minister - to the position instead. When it emerged that Zuma's business... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Cracking the monolithRumours planted by the president’s cronies last month suggested that the curren
Cracking the monolith
Namibia Economist / Posted 9 days ago
Rumours planted by the president’s cronies last month suggested that the current, also impressive, finance minister, Pravin Gordhan, faced imminent arrest (he has so far survived, but is weakened and consequently less likely to challenge Mr... Read more
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iol.co.za
Finances of SAA up in the airfor an inquiry into the matter, saying it will determine who is telling the tru
Finances of SAA up in the air
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
for an inquiry into the matter, saying it will determine who is telling the truth and what has happened. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan is expected to table the annual report with audited financial statements of SAA in Parliament at the end of... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Thin line between Love and Hate: The answers to a world unhinged are not obvioushold Dlamini to account for this expenditure and rather more, when will she her
Thin line between Love and Hate: The answers to a world unhinged are not obvious
Daily Maverick / Posted 10 days ago
hold Dlamini to account for this expenditure and rather more, when will she herself develop a conscience? Finance minister Pravin Gordhan can be forgiven for thinking he is on his own as far as reining in his colleagues is concerned. So life down... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Cheryl Carolus: Restore the Dignity of Parliamentso much time sniping with one another in the ANC and among political parties th
Cheryl Carolus: Restore the Dignity of Parliament
Daily Maverick / Posted 10 days ago
so much time sniping with one another in the ANC and among political parties that no one is leading. I am so pleased how Pravin Gordhan has taken that and shaken everybody up and said: “Get a wake-up call, you politicians, you unions and business... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SA government is tilting at windmillshold Dlamini to account for this expenditure and rather more, when will she her
SA government is tilting at windmills
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
hold Dlamini to account for this expenditure and rather more, when will she herself develop a conscience? Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan can be forgiven for thinking he is on his own as far as reigning in his colleagues is concerned. So life down... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
High-flying councillors snub Pravinroutes, with the perk extended to mayoral committee members on domestic flights
High-flying councillors snub Pravin
Daily Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
routes, with the perk extended to mayoral committee members on domestic flights. This is despite Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s call to cut down on travelling expenses. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has called for belt tightening by... Read more
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Daily Maverick
This Bitch is in Heat againat 21:00 on DSTV 263 and CTV, repeated Sunday at 19:30 on the same channels. M
This Bitch is in Heat again
Daily Maverick / Posted 11 days ago
at 21:00 on DSTV 263 and CTV, repeated Sunday at 19:30 on the same channels. Maybe there are lessons. I have an idea how Pravin Gordhan felt on that stage at The Gathering, when he responded to Ranjeni Munusamy’s question about the impact of the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Metros reveal the high costs of overseas traveldo not require travelling, as much of the information can be acquired through s
Metros reveal the high costs of overseas travel
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
do not require travelling, as much of the information can be acquired through search engines," he said. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has cracked the whip on state spending, calling on officials to spend money carefully as the country adjusts... Read more
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iol.co.za
Why sugar tax won’t worktax and later abandoned it after losing more in VAT from illegal cooldrink sale
Why sugar tax won’t work
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
tax and later abandoned it after losing more in VAT from illegal cooldrink sales than it was earning. Finance minister Pravin Gordhan announced the proposed levy during his budget speech earlier this year. Some expect the tax to be as high as... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Hawks boss Ntlemeza on thin iceR24000 in false travel-expenses claims in 2012. The S A Communist Party has ac
Hawks boss Ntlemeza on thin ice
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
R24000 in false travel-expenses claims in 2012. The S A Communist Party has accused Ntlemeza of targeting Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan by threatening to investigate him for his role in setting up a surveillance unit at SARS during his time there... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
YCLSA: How can 'apartheid cop' Hawks boss prosecute 'struggle heroes' like McBride?- the South Africa Communist Party - had previously accused Ntlemeza of targeti
YCLSA: How can 'apartheid cop' Hawks boss prosecute 'struggle heroes' like McBride?
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
- the South Africa Communist Party - had previously accused Ntlemeza of targeting and isolating Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan‚ by threatening to investigate him for his role in setting up a surveillance unit at SA Revenue Services... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
YCLSA: How can 'apartheid cop' prosecute 'struggle heroes'?- the South Africa Communist Party - had previously accused Ntlemeza of targeti
YCLSA: How can 'apartheid cop' prosecute 'struggle heroes'?
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
- the South Africa Communist Party - had previously accused Ntlemeza of targeting and isolating Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan‚ by threatening to investigate him for his role in setting up a surveillance unit at SA Revenue Services... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Gordhan to listen to a mysticFINANCE Minister Pravin Gordhan might be a whizz when it comes to balancing the
Gordhan to listen to a mystic
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
FINANCE Minister Pravin Gordhan might be a whizz when it comes to balancing the books, but could he keep a steady footing while assuming the " warrior" and "downward dog" stances in yoga? Spiritual guidance and a little inner peace could hardly come... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Concludes Consultations With Sacu Member States With Working Visit to Lesothocourtesy call on His Majesty King Letsie III. President Zuma was accompanied b
President Jacob Zuma Concludes Consultations With Sacu Member States With Working Visit to Lesotho
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
courtesy call on His Majesty King Letsie III. President Zuma was accompanied by Ms Maite Nkoana Mashabane, Minister of International Relations and Cooperation; Dr Rob Davies, Minister of Trade and Industry and Mr Pravin Gordhan, Minister of Fina... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Arrives in Lesotho for Sacu ConsultationsZuma, who is the current Chair of the SACU Summit, is accompanied by Ms Maite N
President Jacob Zuma Arrives in Lesotho for Sacu Consultations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Zuma, who is the current Chair of the SACU Summit, is accompanied by Ms Maite Nkoana Mashabane, Minister of International Relations and Cooperation; Dr Rob Davies, Minister of Trade and Industry and Mr Pravin Gordhan, Mini... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SACP hopeful Treasury will publicise alleged Gupta investigationby the Gupta family. The family has denied being involved in any fraudulent fi
SACP hopeful Treasury will publicise alleged Gupta investigation
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 days ago
by the Gupta family. The family has denied being involved in any fraudulent financial transactions, while Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has told Parliament he doesn’t know about any investigation into them. The SACP’s second deputy general... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Gathering 2016 - One Exceptional Moment in Timeundue benefits and the Constitutional Court judgment confirming the president s
The Gathering 2016 - One Exceptional Moment in Time
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
undue benefits and the Constitutional Court judgment confirming the president should reimburse the state. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan told us at The Gathering 2016 that neither he nor anyone else being investigated by the Hawks regarding the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Guptas' money trail being followedthe Guptas sending money out of South Africa. Maynier had raised the matter in
Guptas' money trail being followed
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
the Guptas sending money out of South Africa. Maynier had raised the matter in the National Assembly with Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and later at a meeting of the joint committees on finance, trade and industry, and appropriations. He was... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The Gathering 2016: One exceptional moment in timeundue benefits and the Constitutional Court judgment confirming the president s
The Gathering 2016: One exceptional moment in time
Daily Maverick / Posted 14 days ago
undue benefits and the Constitutional Court judgment confirming the president should reimburse the state. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan told us at The Gathering 2016 that neither he nor anyone else being investigated by the Hawks regarding the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Bicycle Lanes, ‘I made it on My Own’ and a Subtext of Violence: We Need to take this stuff seriouslyWith Zweli Mkhize as the opening act, sprinklings of John Vlismas, Sisonke Msim
Bicycle Lanes, ‘I made it on My Own’ and a Subtext of Violence: We Need to take this stuff seriously
Daily Maverick / Posted 14 days ago
With Zweli Mkhize as the opening act, sprinklings of John Vlismas, Sisonke Msimang, Robert McBride and Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, as the closing act, what more could you ask for? Maimane seems to have matured politically in the past year... Read more
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Daily Maverick
WATCH: Pravin Gordhan at the Gathering 2016WATCH: Pravin Gordhan at The Gathering 2016 Daily Maverick Editorial Team Fin
WATCH: Pravin Gordhan at the Gathering 2016
Daily Maverick / Posted 15 days ago
WATCH: Pravin Gordhan at The Gathering 2016 Daily Maverick Editorial Team Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan talks to Ranjeni Munusamy about avoiding a ratings downgrade, the state of South Africa's economy and his run-in with the Hawks at Nando's... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gordhan: Treasury is dealing with SAA board, nuclear deal matters Pravin Gordhan says these big issues confronting Treasury are not being ignor
Gordhan: Treasury is dealing with SAA board, nuclear deal matters
Eye Witness News / Posted 16 days ago
Pravin Gordhan says these big issues confronting Treasury are not being ignored. FILE: Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan. Picture: GCIS South African Airways,Finance Minister... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gordhan confident he's doing a good job Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says the support he receives from various qua
Gordhan confident he's doing a good job
Eye Witness News / Posted 16 days ago
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says the support he receives from various quarters is important. FILE: Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. Picture: AFP. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan,economy He was speaking... Read more
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