Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan said 47.5 percent of the available funds this year, will be allocated to national government, 43 percent to provincial government and 9 percent to local government.
National Treasury has proposed expenditure of R1.56-trillion during the 2017/18 financial year.
Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan said an additional R28-billion will be raised in taxes during the 2017/18 financial year, to help the South African government achieve some of its development goals.
In the midst of a global poaching crisis, today marks the launch of the most comprehensive Training Guidelines for Field Rangers prepared to date.
In a desperate attempt to lower water consumption in Cape Town, the City is considering lowering water pressure.
SARS Customs & Excise officials detained 16, 6 million suspected illegal cigarettes last week.
Over 100 people were injured on Monday night after a train derailed in Pretoria North.
South African politicians and soldiers attended a ceremony on Tuesday, to commemorate the SS Mendi disaster.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan will present his 2017/18 budget in Parliament on Wednesday.
The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) said it would not accept a Pravin Gordhan budget that was not dedicated to radical economic transformation.