Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene

Youth employment a priority for SA, Nene tells IMF

Tackling youth unemployment is top of the agenda for the South African government as it tries to eradicate the triple challenges of unemployment, poverty and inequality, said Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene at an IMF discussion session

South Africa, US sign tax agreement

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene and US ambassador Patrick Gaspard signed an agreement to promote transparency between the two countries on tax matters, giving weight to international efforts to end global tax evasion.

South Africa, US sign tax agreement

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene and US ambassador Patrick Gaspard signed an agreement to promote transparency between the two countries on tax matters, giving weight to international efforts to end global tax evasion.

The work has begun on growing the economy: Nene

Newly appointed Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has his sights fixed on growing South Africa's economy. Speaking after being sworn into office in Pretoria on Monday, Nene said the National Development Plan (NDP) laid out ways of improving unemployment and tackling underdevelopment in the country.

President Zuma announces new Cabinet

Cyril Ramaphosa was appointed Deputy President and Deputy Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene was promoted to minister of finance in President Jacob Zuma's new Cabinet, announced on Sunday following his inauguration for a second term as President on Saturday.

South Africans ‘must save more’

Despite a rise in savings as a proportion of GDP, South Africa's savings performance remains low by international standards, while high household debt has hampered wealth accumulation, says Deputy Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene.