Pravin Gordhan

'SA economy could be put back on track if Ramaphosa is elected ANC president'

JOHANNESBURG - Former Finance Minister and African National Congress (ANC) Member of Parliament Pravin Gordhan says he believes the economy could be …

South Africa

Support Ramaphosa and we will not see a downgrade - Gordhan

Amanda Khoza<p>Johannesburg – Former finance minister Pravin Gordhan on Thursday endorsed Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, saying he should be given a …

News (South Africa)

"SA's leadership have prioritised lining their own pockets" - Pravin Gordhan

Image Credits: Gallo Images / Daily Sun / Lindile Mbontsi<p>Pravin Gordhan has been assessing the bleak economic future of South Africa at today’s …

South Africa

Hair-raising moments from Brown's Eskom inquiry submission

After many weeks of several witnesses at the Eskom parliamentary inquiry implicating Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown in malfeasance currently …

News (South Africa)

The Gathering: The World According to Gordhan

South Africa is at a crisis point which we’ve analysed to death. We need fresh eyes and fresh leadership, says Pravin Gordhan, and there’s no doubt …

South Africa

It is possible. Here’s how SA can recapture a captured state

Related Links<p>The only way to shift those who behave arrogantly in power is through active citizenry – this is the number one weapon in the fight …

State Capture

No threat of downgrades if Ramaphosa wins, says Pravin Gordhan

The first downgrades followed the midnight Cabinet reshuffle in which Gordhan was axed along with his deputy, Mcebisi Jonas. Gordhan told the …

Business (South Africa)

Fitch keeps South Africa’s credit ratings unchanged at BB+, stable outlook

Ratings firm Fitch kept both South Africa’s local and foreign currency credit ratings unchanged at BB+, one notch below investment grade, with a …

South Africa

Brown is unfit to be minister - OUTA

Cape Town – Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown is unfit to hold government office, OUTA chairperson Wayne Duvenage said in a statement on …

Business (South Africa)

Can ANN7 Get By Without Koos Bekker’s DStv?

When the Gupta-owned news channel ANN7 loses its R50-million a year contract with DStv, can it survive?<p>Scarred by brand damage, DStv wants to get out …

Africa

#Eskomenquiry: Tsotsi takes things to another level

If you thought the Pravin Gordhan – Brian Molefe exchange was billed as the main event at the Eskom Inquiry, you may have been badly misled. As …

News (South Africa)

Sisulu, Mkhize, Dlamini-Zuma pull out of Daily Maverick event

Amanda Khoza<p>Johannesburg - ANC presidential hopefuls Zweli Mkhize, Lindiwe Sisulu and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma have pulled out of Daily Maverick's The …

News (South Africa)

Stop whining and step up, says Gordhan – SA needs activists

Former finance minister Pravin Gordhan speaks at the Nedgroup Investments Private Lounge held in association with the Financial Mail in November …

SARB keeps rates unchanged, Gordhan vs Brown, and #BlackFriday

ICYMI: A roundup of Thursday's must-read news on Fin24<p><b>SARB leaves repo rate unchanged</b><p>The monetary policy committee (MPC) of the SA Reserve Bank has …

Business (South Africa)

Look beyond the noise that has clouded our vision

In the face of the overwhelming evidence and facts in the public domain, we still have leaders such as Lynne Brown who are willing to deny any …

South Africa

South African Rates Seen Unchanged Even as Inflation Slows

South Africa’s central bank has one more reason to hold its benchmark rate on Thursday.<p>Consumer-price growth decelerated to 4.8 percent in October, …

Economy

Gordhan Hits Out At Hogan Lovells Which Put 'Money-Launderer' Back Into Office At SARS

Former Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has hit out at international law firm Hogan Lovells which has back-pedalled on its investigation into SARS …

The City

Denial, denial, denial' as Brown grilled at #EskomInquiry

Parliament - Public Enterprises Minister, Lynne Brown, on Wednesday, denied that she received a phone call from President Jacob Zuma in 2015, …

Eskom

OPINION: Mbalula and Malema hastened ANC slide

By: Yunus Momoniat<p>Fikile Mbalula and Julius Malema were accelerators of the decline of democracy within the ANC, and ultimately of the destruction of …

News (South Africa)

SA may face a R97 billion debt crisis this week

South Africa will come face-to-face with the risk of a R97.9 billion debt sellout this week, as it braces itself for two credit status rulings.

Economy

Fin24.com | Key ANC ally seeks to limit Zuma's powers on Cabinet reshuffle

Trade union federation Cosatu is seeking to alter the balance of power in its alliance with the ANC, and wants the party to change its constitution …

Business (South Africa)

Global graft enabler HSBC: Gupta family hoodwinked us into laundering money

<i>EDINBURGH — Global graft enabler HSBC has finally started to move to distance itself from the Gupta family. This, no doubt, is because UK and</i> …

Corruption

Analysis: Get Zuma

With the current leadership crisis/handover/coup under way in Zimbabwe, it was only a matter of time before some of our own politicians started to …

South Africa

Dominant factions in ANC pulling all sorts of dirty tricks, warns Kasrils

Durban - Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils has warned that the upcoming conference of the ANC has the potential to make the divisive …

South Africa

How does Treasury get growth forecasts so wrong?

As recently as three years ago, Treasury expected the economy to grow by 2.8% this year (in February 2014, Pravin Gordhan forecast growth of 3.5%!). …

Economy

New emigration record predicted for 2018

<b>*This content is brought to you by LCR Capital</b><p>2015 saw the highest emigration from South Africa since 2000. A quarter of emigrants who’ve left South …

South Africa

South Africa’s downgrading is no longer an "if" but a "when" - Citadel

By Mike van der Westhuizen, Portfolio Manager, Citadel<p>During his 2017 Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS), Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba, …

Economy

ANC stalwarts want direct voting of party leaders

File: ANC Deputy President and Nkosazana-Dlamini Zuma are both in the running for the ANC's top seat. Photo: Reuters/Siphiwe Sibeko<p>JOHANNESBURG – …

News (South Africa)

Thabo Mbeki: Rot-infested ANC needs to be liberated

President Jacob Zuma should resign immediately, the ANC’s veterans and some of its current leaders resolved on Sunday, blaming him for the "rot" in …

Business (South Africa)

The sooner the Guptas leave SA, the better it will be - Gordhan

CAPE TOWN - Pravin Gordhan has renewed his call for all South Africans to stand up and fight against state capture. The former Finance Minister has …

South Africa