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Chikane's death a 'tremendous blow to ANC and society' 

By: News24Wire      Updated 58 minutes ago Moses "Moss" Chikane's death is a tremendous blow to the African National Congress (ANC) and society at large, the party said on Thursday. The ANC... 

Chikane's death a 'tremendous blow to ANC and society'
Ethics committee confirms investigation of EFF's Shivambu

Ethics committee confirms investigation of EFF's Shivambu 

By: African News Agency      Updated 5 hours ago The Democratic Alliance (DA) on Thursday welcomed the speed with which parliament's joint committee on ethics and members' interests responded to... 

 Nugent defends interim report on Sars

Nugent defends interim report on Sars 

By: African News Agency      Updated 2 hours 14 minutes ago Retired judge Robert Nugent, the chairperson of the commission of inquiry into tax administration at the South African revenue Service (Sars),... 

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Why the World Bank's optimism about global poverty misses the point

Why the World Bank's optimism about global poverty misses the point

Updated 6 hours ago The World Bank’s latest annual report on poverty and shared prosperity has an unsurprisingly positive message that only 10% of the world’s... 

Questions academics can ask to decolonise their classrooms

Questions academics can ask to decolonise their classrooms

Updated 6 hours ago The curriculum is not just the “stuff” that students must learn to be knowledgeable and skilled in a particular discipline. It’s about more than... 

 Africa’s trade contradictions could cost the continent

Africa’s trade contradictions could cost the continent

Updated 6 hours ago The future of Africa will be significantly shaped by two major accords: the post-Cotonou Agreement with the European Union (EU) and the African... 

Pik Botha and Namibia: ambiguities and contradictions

Pik Botha and Namibia: ambiguities and contradictions

17th October 2018 Roelof “Pik” Botha, South Africa’s foreign minister under apartheid, who has died at the age of 86, was a man of contradictions. He could, for... 

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Land governance and inclusive business in agriculture: advancing the debate

Land governance and inclusive business in agriculture: advancing the debate

17th October 2018 There is growing business interest in investing in agriculture in low- and middle-income countries, just as several governments are looking to... 

Protection in local response to disasters: challenges and insights from the Pacific region

Protection in local response to disasters: challenges and insights from the Pacific region

17th October 2018 Much debate about reform and improving the effectiveness of humanitarian aid in recent years has revolved around ‘localisation’, a prominent theme... 

Commission Of Inquiry Into Tax Administration And Governance By The South African Revenue Service

Commission Of Inquiry Into Tax Administration And Governance By The South African Revenue Service

17th October 2018 The Commission has made considerable progress towards addressing its terms of reference and is confident that it will be capable of reporting... 

White Paper on Science, Technology and Innovation

White Paper on Science, Technology and Innovation

16th October 2018 This White Paper, which is based on extensive review of the national system of innovation (NSI), sets the longterm policy direction for the South... 

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Statements

SAFTU welcomes probe into PIC

SAFTU welcomes probe into PIC

Updated 6 minutes ago The South Africa Federation of Trade Unions welcomes the President’s announcement that the promised judicial inquiry into the Public Investment... 

Nehawu Demands Decent Working Conditions And Job Security At HPCSA

Nehawu Demands Decent Working Conditions And Job Security At HPCSA

Updated 1 hour 21 minutes ago The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] is extremely worried about the working conditions of our members and workers at... 

Department Of Environmental Affairs Welcomes The Arrest Of Poachers While Urging Communities To Assist In Combating Rhino Poaching

Department Of Environmental Affairs Welcomes The Arrest Of Poachers While Urging Communities To Assist In Combating Rhino Poaching

Updated 1 hour 23 minutes ago The Department of Environmental Affairs welcomes the arrest of suspected rhino poachers and urges community members to assist the police and... 

Sasol warns share holders on JSE about production loss due to Solidarity strike

Sasol warns share holders on JSE about production loss due to Solidarity strike

Updated 1 hour 24 minutes ago The petrochemical giant Sasol warned shareholders in a statement on the Stock Exchange News Service (Sens) that its fuel production would probably... 

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Press Offices

Dagga in the workplace

Dagga in the workplace

Updated 4 hours ago People may no longer be prosecuted for cultivating, possessing and using small amounts of dagga for private purposes. But what are the consequences... 

New Labour Laws Amendment Bill will usher in new rules for parental leave

New Labour Laws Amendment Bill will usher in new rules for parental leave

17th October 2018 The Basic Conditions of Employment Act 75 of 1997 (BCEA) presently entitles a female employee to at least four consecutive months of maternity... 

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... 

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