Government Notes S&P Decision – 28 May 2018

Government has noted Standard & Poor’s (S&P)’s decision to maintain South Africa’s outlook as stable.   “Government notes S&P’s decision to affirm South Africa’s long term foreign and local currency debt ratings at ‘BB’ and ‘BB+’ respectively, and to maintain the stable outlook,” said Treasury on Friday night.   This as the rating agency affirmation…

Integrated Planning Framework Bill To Streamline Government’s Work – 24 May 2018

The Minister of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, says Cabinet’s approval of the Integrated Planning Framework Bill will ensure integrated planning across government and fast track the implementation of the National Development Plan (NDP). “The bill is aimed at establishing an institutional framework to integrate planning across government and ensure alignment between national,…