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Sassa: Cash grants at risk again as CPS says it has not received any payment

By: News24Wire      25th May 2018 Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) has asked the Constitutional Court to order National Treasury to negotiate a monthly "floor fee" for the remainder of... 

Sassa: Cash grants at risk again as CPS says it has not received any payment
Graca Machel urges S Africans to live the ‘Madiba way’

Graca Machel urges S Africans to live the ‘Madiba way’

By: Sane Dhlamini     25th May 2018 Graca Machel has called on all South Africans to “live the Madiba way” and she thanked all those who served former Statesman Nelson Mandela.... 

Ramaphosa signs off on several Special Investigating Unit probes

Ramaphosa signs off on several Special Investigating Unit probes

By: African News Agency      25th May 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed off on the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) probing several government departments and municipalities,... 

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Remembering South Africa's catastrophe: the 1948 poll that heralded apartheid

Remembering South Africa's catastrophe: the 1948 poll that heralded apartheid

25th May 2018 In the backdrop of extensive media coverage of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the state of Israel – commemorated by Palestinians as the... 

 Leapfrogging won’t solve Africa’s economic woes

Leapfrogging won’t solve Africa’s economic woes

25th May 2018 If Africa is to accelerate its economic growth rapidly enough to absorb its huge unemployed pool and reduce poverty, it will first have to abandon... 

‘Essential foundation’

‘Essential foundation’

25th May 2018 In a new book published by the World Bank and UCT Press, President Cyril Ramaphosa’s plan for crafting a new social compact with business, labour... 

Why megaprojects to deliver houses in South Africa might not work

Why megaprojects to deliver houses in South Africa might not work

24th May 2018 In 2014, the South African government announced a new direction in housing policy. The aim was to phase out smaller low cost housing projects of a... 

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Corporate Sourcing of Renewable Energy: Market and Industry Trends

Corporate Sourcing of Renewable Energy: Market and Industry Trends

25th May 2018 More and more non-energy companies are voluntarily – and actively – procuring or investing in self-generation of renewable energy. Driven by sharp... 

Innovation Priorities to Transform the Energy System: An overview for policy makers

Innovation Priorities to Transform the Energy System: An overview for policy makers

25th May 2018 Technological innovation is crucial to enable progress in the transformation of the global energy system. However, policy makers need to refresh... 

Commodities at a Glance: Special Issue on Shale Gas

Commodities at a Glance: Special Issue on Shale Gas

25th May 2018 The future of energy is among the top issues on the international agenda for sustainable development and is expected to remain as such in the years... 

 Stemming the spills: Guiding Framework for National Tax Spillover Analyses

Stemming the spills: Guiding Framework for National Tax Spillover Analyses

25th May 2018 The last decade has revealed scandal after scandal exposing how multinational companies use one country’s tax system, or a combination of several... 

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SA: Parliament commemorates Africa Day

SA: Parliament commemorates Africa Day

25th May 2018 The Parliament of the Republic of South Africa joins the African continent and the world in wishing Africa a speedy rise to prosperity and... 

DA: Refiloe Nt’sekhe says DA MPLs walk out of Legislature in solidarity with those in social need

DA: Refiloe Nt’sekhe says DA MPLs walk out of Legislature in solidarity with those in social need

25th May 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) staged a walkout of the Gauteng Provincial Legislature’s Social Development Portfolio Committee meeting today, in... 

DA: Bridget Masango says DA requests record of decision on SASSA cash grants tender cancellation

DA: Bridget Masango says DA requests record of decision on SASSA cash grants tender cancellation

25th May 2018 The DA has written to the Minister of Social Development, Susan Shabangu, and the Acting SASSA CEO, Abraham Mahlangu, to request the Record of... 

Saftu: Saftu says we’re marching to Parliament

Saftu: Saftu says we’re marching to Parliament

25th May 2018 The South African Federation of Trade Unions is calling upon all workers to assemble in their thousands at Parliament in Cape Town on Wednesday 30... 

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Africa – An ideal market for brand holders and counterfeiters

Africa – An ideal market for brand holders and counterfeiters

25th May 2018 25 May 2018 is celebrated as AFRICA DAY and marks the formation of the African Union. Africa has seen a vast increase in investment and growth over... 

Data protection D-day is here – SA companies take heed

Data protection D-day is here – SA companies take heed

25th May 2018 GDPR is here, and for organisations that deal with any personal information relating to EU member states, non-compliance will be ruinous. The... 

Five things your domestic worker contract must entail

Five things your domestic worker contract must entail

23rd May 2018 Employment contracts are very important in safeguarding the rights of both the employer and employee. When entering into an agreement whereby one... 

Latest ruling shows courts may be more willing to require unprotected strikers be brought to account

Latest ruling shows courts may be more willing to require unprotected strikers be brought to account

23rd May 2018 In the recent Judgment of County Fair Foods, a division of Astral Operations Limited v FAWU & Others [CA02/2017] the Labour Appeal Court was... 

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