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Eye Witness News
South Africa's state giants hobble economy State-owned companies have arguably always been a drain on state resources.
South Africa's state giants hobble economy
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
State-owned companies have arguably always been a drain on state resources. FILE: Economists estimate that underperformance and inefficiency in state-owned firms ranging from power utility Eskom to SAA to... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA’s state giants hobble economyINDEPENDENT MEDIAA South African Airways aeroplane. Picture: Bongiwe Mchunu. J
SA’s state giants hobble economy
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAA South African Airways aeroplane. Picture: Bongiwe Mchunu. Johannesburg - The state-run corporations that have shaped South Africa's economy and been part of its every day life for nearly a century are mostly in a state of... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
South Africa's state giants hobble economyEconomists estimate that underperformance and inefficiency in state-owned firms
South Africa's state giants hobble economy
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
Economists estimate that underperformance and inefficiency in state-owned firms ranging from power utility Eskom to South African Airways (SAA) to the postal service is lopping 2-3 percentage points off annual growth. "If we do all the calculations,... Read more
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5d
The New Age
SA's state giants hobble economyThe state-run corporations that have shaped South Africa's economy and been par
SA's state giants hobble economy
The New Age / Posted 5 days ago
The state-run corporations that have shaped South Africa's economy and been part of its every day life for nearly a century are mostly in a state of collapse, threatening to crush already weak growth. Economists estimate that underperformance and... Read more
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6d
Mail & Guardian
My Chinese dream: ANC brass put ideas to workIf China can do it, so can we. That’s the attitude of President Jacob Zuma’s AN
My Chinese dream: ANC brass put ideas to work
Mail & Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
If China can do it, so can we. That’s the attitude of President Jacob Zuma’s ANC-led government, which is looking east for ideas to boost economic growth and development. In addition to undertaking political study tours courtesy of the Communist... Read more
11d
AllAfrica.com
Every Cent Invested in ICT Will Pay Off in Growth and JobsConnecting South Africans in villages, towns, cities and suburbs to the rest of
Every Cent Invested in ICT Will Pay Off in Growth and Jobs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Connecting South Africans in villages, towns, cities and suburbs to the rest of the planet through high-speed broadband will stimulate entrepreneurship and growth like no other investment. It removes distance and offers everyone a chance to secure... Read more
12d
Daily Maverick
Every cent invested in ICT will pay off in growth and jobsWe all recognise the importance of infrastructure investment for economic growt
Every cent invested in ICT will pay off in growth and jobs
Daily Maverick / Posted 12 days ago
We all recognise the importance of infrastructure investment for economic growth. Infrastructure projects develop communities, create jobs and contribute substantial taxes. The government’s National Development Plan calls for it to spend 10% of our... Read more
16d
iol.co.za
Lushaba heads new Post Office boardINDEPENDENT MEDIACabinet has appointed the administrator of the beleaguered Sou
Lushaba heads new Post Office board
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIACabinet has appointed the administrator of the beleaguered South African Post Office, Simosezwe Lushaba, as the chairman of its board along with nine other non-executive members. Picture: Henk Kruger/Cape Argus Cape Town – Cabinet... Read more
16d
The New Age
Cabinet appoints new Post Office board, Lushaba chairmanCabinet has appointed the administrator of the beleaguered South African Post O
Cabinet appoints new Post Office board, Lushaba chairman
The New Age / Posted 16 days ago
Cabinet has appointed the administrator of the beleaguered South African Post Office, Simosezwe Lushaba, as the chairman of its board along with nine other non-executive members. The deputy chairwoman will be Bulelwa Soci. The other board members... Read more
17d
AllAfrica.com
Minister Cwele Must State His Interim Plan for DTPs Before Deadline ExpiresThe Democratic Alliance calls on Minister for Telecommunications and Postal Ser
Minister Cwele Must State His Interim Plan for DTPs Before Deadline Expires
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
The Democratic Alliance calls on Minister for Telecommunications and Postal Services Dr Siyabonga Cwele to announce tomorrow, at the latest, who he will appoint to manage his department while the Public Service Commission enquiry into the management... Read more
17d
iol.co.za
New era for troubled Post OfficeINDEPENDENT MEDIAStaff sort out letters at Witspos in Johannesburg. The governm
New era for troubled Post Office
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAStaff sort out letters at Witspos in Johannesburg. The government says the SA Post Office has finally turned the corner. Picture: Simphiwe Mbokazi Johannesburg - Communications Minister Faith Muthambi has revealed in Parliament that... Read more
19d
AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 8 August 2015The Daily Nation reports on a 70-year-old woman and her daughter-in-law who wer
African Press Review 8 August 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
The Daily Nation reports on a 70-year-old woman and her daughter-in-law who were charged yesterday of robbery ithat involved the theft of goods worth 70 million shillings. The report states that Ms Wanjiru Ndutire and Ms Wangare Njoroge were accused... Read more
22d
iol.co.za
Telecoms minister Cwele suspends DGINDEPENDENT MEDIATelecommunications Minister Siyabonga Cwele announced that he
Telecoms minister Cwele suspends DG
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIATelecommunications Minister Siyabonga Cwele announced that he had suspended his director-general Rosey Sekese, pictured. Photo: Simphiwe Mbokazi Cape Town - Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Siyabonga Cwele on Friday... Read more
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22d
The New Age
Telecoms minister Cwele suspends DG Rosey SekeseTelecommunications and Postal Services Minister Siyabonga Cwele on Friday annou
Telecoms minister Cwele suspends DG Rosey Sekese
The New Age / Posted 22 days ago
Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Siyabonga Cwele on Friday announced that he had suspended his director-general Rosey Sekese. Cwele’s office said in a statement the decision was taken after the minister had received responses from... Read more
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22d
AllAfrica.com
DG Placed On Precautionary SuspensionPretoria — Telecommunications and Postal Services Director General Rosey Sekese
DG Placed On Precautionary Suspension
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Pretoria — Telecommunications and Postal Services Director General Rosey Sekese has been placed on precautionary suspension for a period of 60 days while the Public Service Commission conducts an independent inquiry into the management affairs of the... Read more
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25d
AllAfrica.com
DTPS Minister Supports Independent InquiryPretoria — Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services Siyabonga Cwele s
DTPS Minister Supports Independent Inquiry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Pretoria — Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services Siyabonga Cwele says he agrees with the Public Service Commission's recommendation that there should be an independent inquiry into the management affairs of the department. The Minister... Read more
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25d
AllAfrica.com
Probe Launched Into Telecoms DepartmentLeadership problems that cause "paralysis" at the Department of Telecommunicati
Probe Launched Into Telecoms Department
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Leadership problems that cause "paralysis" at the Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services are set to be independently investigated. This is according to Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services Siyabonga Cwele, whose office on... Read more
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25d
iol.co.za
Probe into Prasa won’t bring stabilityJohannesburg - The back-to-back announcements of government probes into the Pas
Probe into Prasa won’t bring stability
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
Johannesburg - The back-to-back announcements of government probes into the Passenger Rail Agency of SA (Prasa) and the Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services are unlikely to bring stability to each of the troubled entities soon. The... Read more
26d
News 24 South Africa
Broke Post Office dishes out golden handshakesJan Gerber, Media24 Parliamentary Bureau Despite the fact that the South Afric
Broke Post Office dishes out golden handshakes
News 24 South Africa / Posted 26 days ago
Jan Gerber, Media24 Parliamentary Bureau Despite the fact that the South African Post Office’s financial affairs have deteriorated over the past few years, the parastatal has dished out quite a few golden handshakes. In answer to a question asked... Read more
26d
iol.co.za
Post Office forked out R5m in settlementsINDEPENDENT ONLINETop officials at the South African Post Office received some
Post Office forked out R5m in settlements
iol.co.za / Posted 26 days ago
INDEPENDENT ONLINETop officials at the South African Post Office received some R5 million in payouts from arbitration settlements over the past four years, according to a parliamentary reply. Picture: File Durban - Amid leadership and financial... Read more
26d
AllAfrica.com
Post Office Settlement Costs Hit R5 MillionMillions of rands have been paid to top officials at the South African Post Off
Post Office Settlement Costs Hit R5 Million
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Millions of rands have been paid to top officials at the South African Post Office (Sapo) for settlements over the last five years, The Star reported on Monday. Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services Siyabonga Cwele has revealed the... Read more
26d
AllAfrica.com
Cwele Extends Post Office Administrator's TermThe man tasked with turning around the beleaguered South African Post Office (S
Cwele Extends Post Office Administrator's Term
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
The man tasked with turning around the beleaguered South African Post Office (Sapo) has been given another extended term by government. Sapo was put under administration in November last year after a protracted four-month illegal strike that dented... Read more
27d
iol.co.za
Lessons to learn from Chinese experienceREUTERSChinese President Xi Jinping and President Jacob Zuma during a welcoming
Lessons to learn from Chinese experience
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
REUTERSChinese President Xi Jinping and President Jacob Zuma during a welcoming ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing in 2014. The ANC's relationship with China dates back to the time when it sent its cadres there for training decades... Read more

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