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Be nice to me and grant me my maiden years as finance minister, jokes Mboweni

By: News24Wire      Updated 54 minutes ago Newly appointed Finance Minister Tito Mboweni received a warm welcome by Parliament’s oversight committee on finance on Tuesday, and in a... 

Be nice to me and grant me my maiden years as finance minister, jokes Mboweni
Finance Minister Tito Mboweni
Joburg ANC branch to hold meeting to address land question

Joburg ANC branch to hold meeting to address land question

By: Sashnee Moodley     Updated 2 hours 7 minutes ago The African National Congress (ANC) Jeanette Schoon branch is set to hold a meeting on October 25, to discuss land expropriation without... 

Ramaphosa too ill to travel to DRC for Bi-national Commission

Ramaphosa too ill to travel to DRC for Bi-national Commission

By: African News Agency      Updated 2 hours 10 minutes ago President Cyril Ramaphosa has not been able to travel to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) for a scheduled Bi-national Commission owing to... 

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Ties between African countries and China are complex. Understanding this matters

Ties between African countries and China are complex. Understanding this matters

Updated 3 hours ago The complex relationship between Africa and China has become even more complicated this year. Initially, 2018 was set to reaffirm the bond through... 

Informal economies are diverse: South African policies need to recognise this

Informal economies are diverse: South African policies need to recognise this

Updated 3 hours ago South Africa is currently mulling over ideas and agreements that recently came out of a two-day jobs summit. The country is losing the battle... 

 South Africans are feeling more and more unsafe

South Africans are feeling more and more unsafe

Updated 3 hours ago Crime in South Africa is rising, and understandably, people feel unsafe – in their streets, their parks and their homes. Solutions to crime don’t... 

Here’s how SA can tackle homelessness

Here’s how SA can tackle homelessness

15th October 2018 A walk through Johannesburg’s metropolitan area highlights the glaring reality of homelessness in South Africa. Reasons for why and how people... 

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White Paper on Science, Technology and Innovation

White Paper on Science, Technology and Innovation

Updated 2 hours 12 minutes ago This White Paper, which is based on extensive review of the national system of innovation (NSI), sets the longterm policy direction for the South... 

 Open books: how investments in financial intermediaries can be transparent and why they should be

Open books: how investments in financial intermediaries can be transparent and why they should be

Updated 3 hours ago Development finance institutions (DFIs) have recognized the importance of openness and transparency in projects they finance directly, yet they... 

Let’s Be Real: The Informal Sector and the Gig Economy are the Future, and the Present, of Work in Africa

Let’s Be Real: The Informal Sector and the Gig Economy are the Future, and the Present, of Work in Africa

Updated 3 hours ago It’s time we recognized the truth about the future of work in Africa: it isn’t in the growth of full-time formal sector jobs. The future of work... 

A healthier humanity: the WHO investment case for 2019-2023

A healthier humanity: the WHO investment case for 2019-2023

15th October 2018 Report by the World Health Organisation 

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DA: Further Baaitjies-trial delays, a failure of justice

DA: Further Baaitjies-trial delays, a failure of justice

Updated 16 minutes ago The Democratic Alliance notes the latest postponement in the Johannes Baaitjies-trial. Proceedings were halted and postponed until Thursday to... 

DA: President Ramaphosa will need to tell the truth about prior VBS knowledge when he appears in Parliament on Thursday

DA: President Ramaphosa will need to tell the truth about prior VBS knowledge when he appears in Parliament on Thursday

Updated 3 hours ago Allegations that President Ramaphosa had prior knowledge of theft and looting at VBS bank is a matter of national importance and, if true, has... 

Minister Bathabile Dlamini Calls On All South Africa’s To Observe The International Day Of Rural Women

Minister Bathabile Dlamini Calls On All South Africa’s To Observe The International Day Of Rural Women

Updated 3 hours ago The Minister in the Presidency responsible for Women, Ms. Bathabile Dlamini, has called on all South Africans to observe the International Day of... 

Eskom: Resignation of Eskom’s head of Generation, Mr Thava Govender

Eskom: Resignation of Eskom’s head of Generation, Mr Thava Govender

Updated 3 hours ago Eskom’s Group Executive of Generation, Mr Thava Govender, has tendered his resignation, and would leave Eskom at the end of the month.   Mr... 

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On the brink of Ugandan Competition Enforcement - a comparative snapshot with South Africa

On the brink of Ugandan Competition Enforcement - a comparative snapshot with South Africa

15th October 2018 Competition law is set to become an increasingly important consideration in relation to deal activity and commercial conduct in Uganda,... 

Dawn raids by regulators at your business?

Dawn raids by regulators at your business?

15th October 2018 In a climate of increased competition law enforcement, having the right tools at your disposal is imperative.   The South African Competition... 

Local community organisations to benefit from global outreach campaign

Local community organisations to benefit from global outreach campaign

12th October 2018 This October, various charity organisations and NGOs across South Africa are set to benefit from the local roll-out of the annual RE Cares Month.... 

Government takes past lessons to heart in SEZ implementation

Government takes past lessons to heart in SEZ implementation

11th October 2018 Government is keeping a close eye on the implementation of South Africa’s Special Economic Zones (SEZs) and showing a willingness to adapt elements... 

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