Home Tags Budget

Tag: budget

Department of Defence forced to reduce personnel budget

-
The compensation of employees is the largest single expenditure item within the Department of Defence (DoD) and accounts for 57% of departmental...

SA Army budget up

-
The South African Army is the single largest component of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) and receives the lion's share of...

Substantial drop in the SAAF budget

-
The SA Air Force's budget for the 2016/17 financial year is R284 million less than it was granted by National Treasury for...

Navy will spend quarter of its budget on combat capability

-
The single largest allocation of funds to the maritime arm of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) – at just over a...

Finance Minister allocates another half a billion to defence

-
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene this week boosted the Department of Defence (DoD) war chest by just over half a billion when he...

Defence budget vote address is opportunity not to be squandered by...

When Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula stands up in the National Assembly on May 19 to speak in support of...

Defence spend at largest bases

-
Estimates of National Expenditure (ENE) set out in the 2015/16 budget by finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene show what the spend at close...

MONUSCO gets biggest share of UN peacekeeping budget

-
The United Nations peacekeeping mission in the DRC (MONUSCO) will take the single largest share of the international body's peacekeeping budget for...

Minister Mapisa-Nqakula’s heartening maiden defence budget

-
Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula's maiden budget, presented to Parliament three weeks short of her first year in office, was...

SANDF still badly underfunded – Romer-Heitman

-
The South African military is "not some form of silly putty that can be stretched forever – it will fail and then...

Veterans’ benefits starting to come through

-
The country's military veteran corps can offer a salute of gratitude to the compilers of this year's budget as commitments made by...

Defence budget up, but not by much

-
Its track record of getting the job done in spite of the shortage of resources does not appear to have overtly influenced...

More money a necessity for the SANDF

-
The reference, almost in passing, to the work the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) is doing in Africa as an instrument of...

Ministry of Defence budget hopelessly inadequate – Sisulu

-
The Ministry of Defence's R38.4 billion budget is "hopelessly inadequate", according to Minister of Defence and Military Veterans Lindiwe Sisulu, who has...

Police to shrink?

-
The police's Annual Performance Plan for FY2012/13 shows the South African Police Service is to shrink by some 9000 personnel. The plan...

Navy budget in doldrums

-
Despite a stated requirement for patrol vessels (Project Biro), the South Africa Navy's already-tiny budget will grow at just 7.6 percent over...

Air Force budget hovers at inflation rate

-
The South African Air Force's budget will modestly increase in the next three years, after falling from 2008. National Treasury says it...

SA Army budget: same old, same old

-
The South African Army's expenditure over the next few years will increase some 8.0 percent, the National Treasury says. That translates into...

Biro moved right again?

The Estimates of National Expenditure (ENE) suggest that the South African Navy's (SAN) Project Biro has been postponed. "The projected increase of...

Gordhan: 2012 Budget Speech

-
Honourable speaker, It is my privilege to introduce the third budget of President Zuma's administration. Mister President, you have given us a...

COMPANY NEWS