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Resilient S Africa emerging from potentially destructive period – Ramaphosa 

By: African News Agency      23rd October 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Tuesday his government was leading a South Africa emerging from a very difficult past, characterised by massive... 

Resilient S Africa emerging from potentially destructive period – Ramaphosa
President Cyril Ramaphosa
Reports point to misconduct by De Lille – DA

Reports point to misconduct by De Lille – DA 

By: African News Agency      23rd October 2018 A forensic report paints a grim picture of Patricia de Lille's term as mayor of Cape Town and points to misconduct on her part, the Democratic... 

 Mkhize: Govt to launch lawsuit against VBS perpetrators to recover money

Mkhize: Govt to launch lawsuit against VBS perpetrators to recover money 

By: News24Wire      23rd October 2018 The Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) Minister Zweli Mkhize said that the outcome of forensic investigations into... 

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South Africa's Democratic Alliance plays populist immigration card

South Africa's Democratic Alliance plays populist immigration card

23rd October 2018 As elsewhere in the world, migration is increasingly at the centre of South Africa’s public and political debate. For the first time, the country’s... 

 Rather than competing over Somalia’s limited resources, political leaders should focus on growing the overall pie.

Rather than competing over Somalia’s limited resources, political leaders should focus on growing the overall pie.

23rd October 2018 The announcement by Somalia’s Federal Member States in September that they’ve suspended cooperation with the Federal Government of Somalia has... 

Does one in 10 children in Nigeria die before their 5th birthday?

Does one in 10 children in Nigeria die before their 5th birthday?

23rd October 2018 Nigeria’s social spending is shamefully low, states the ‘best and worst’ section of Oxfam’s commitment to reducing inequality index. The index... 

South African journalism's problems are bigger than ethics: they're about ethos

South African journalism's problems are bigger than ethics: they're about ethos

22nd October 2018 When the editor of the Sunday Times in South Africa, Bongani Siqoko, published an apology in the newspaper earlier this month he surely set a new... 

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 The Global Competitiveness Report 2018

The Global Competitiveness Report 2018

23rd October 2018 In the midst of rapid technological change, political polarization and a fragile economic recovery, it is critical that we define, assess and... 

A Crisis of Convenience: The corporations behind the plastics pollution pandemic

A Crisis of Convenience: The corporations behind the plastics pollution pandemic

23rd October 2018 The plastic pollution crisis has become increasingly visible in recent years; shocking images of choked wildlife and piles of plastic waste in our... 

Sustaining escapes from poverty

Sustaining escapes from poverty

23rd October 2018 To reach zero poverty, efforts must be made to: (1) tackle chronic poverty, (2) prevent impoverishment, and (3) ensure escapes from poverty are... 

Beware Big Men (or Women)

Beware Big Men (or Women)

23rd October 2018 Bad governance is a function of leadership. That’s the lesson from the Philippines. Despite considerable wealth in natural resources and population... 

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Statements

dti: Minister Davies congratulates Invest SA on winning top UNCTAD Award

dti: Minister Davies congratulates Invest SA on winning top UNCTAD Award

23rd October 2018 South Africa has won the top global award at the United Nations Investment Promotion Awards for its excellence in boosting investment sectors that... 

Ted Blom: Eskom -

Ted Blom: Eskom - "We're entitled to a 90% increase"

23rd October 2018 Last Friday Nersa announced Eskom's double application for tariff increases. The first application relates to a backdated claim for a shortfall of... 

SA: SABC Board Interviews Rescheduled To Early November

SA: SABC Board Interviews Rescheduled To Early November

23rd October 2018 The Portfolio Committee on Communications has rescheduled interviews of candidates who will fill the four vacancies at the board of the South... 

Agri SA: Agri SA asks for support and drought assistance in MTBPS

Agri SA: Agri SA asks for support and drought assistance in MTBPS

23rd October 2018 Agri SA is looking forward to the Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni’s maiden Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS) in Parliament tomorrow.... 

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Press Offices

Labour Law On Trial

Labour Law On Trial

23rd October 2018 HR Pulse in association with Labour Law Management Consulting invites you, free of charge, to join our on-line audience and keep abreast of... 

My Way or the Highway: Unilateral changes to retirement funds

My Way or the Highway: Unilateral changes to retirement funds

22nd October 2018 For years, employers and employees alike have understood that an employer cannot make unilateral changes to contracts of employment. Such... 

How South African Companies Can Close Deals More Easily in Africa

How South African Companies Can Close Deals More Easily in Africa

22nd October 2018 South African business is booming across Africa as the continent entrenches its position as a prime investment and business destination. In 2016... 

Transport legislation author urges transport companies to prepare for AARTO

Transport legislation author urges transport companies to prepare for AARTO

19th October 2018 October is Transport Month - focusing on the role transport plays in the economy, flagship projects and road safety - a fitting time to prepare for... 

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