Daily Archives: May 8, 2013

President Zuma welcomes WEF delegates

Pretoria: President Jacob Zuma has extended a warm welcome to delegates of the World Economic Forum on Africa, which meets in Cape Town from today until Friday.

This prestigious gathering brings together Heads of State …

Labour prepares for negotiation season

Pretoria: The Labour Department Director General, Nkosinathi Nhleko, has challenged the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) to take a proactive approach in the labour market before the negotiation season begins.

“South Africa has …

Govt spreads social grant net

Cape Town: A total of R113 billion of the Department of Social Development’s R120 billion budget will go towards the payment of social assistance grants, Minister Bathabile Dlamini told Parliament today.

Tabling her budget vote …

Public Works in control of Prestige projects

Pretoria: Public Work Minister Thulas Nxesi says his department has taken “firm control” of Prestige projects by centralising them, implementing a new structure and creating a direct reporting line to the Director-General.

Delivering his 2013/14 …

Tourism Indaba to promote SA, KZN

Pretoria: With just days before the start of the Tourism Indaba in Durban, organisers say they are confident the event will deliver widespread international exposure for the country.

Ndabo Khoza, Tourism KwaZulu-Natal’s Chief Executive Officer …