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LUDWIG FRAHM-ARP Amendments to the Labour Relations Act aim to provide increased protection for vulnerable employees
LUDWIG FRAHM-ARP Amendments to the Labour Relations Act aim to provide increased protection for vulnerable employees
 
 
 
 
Updated 1 hour 39 minutes ago
 
ELECTRICITY
 
Eskom has announced that there will be no load-shedding for the first half of the day. In a statement, the power utility said that there is enough...
Pope Francis
Pope Francis
Updated 1 hour 44 minutes ago
 
LIBYA KILLINGS
 
Pope Francis condemned the "continuing martyrdom" of Christians on Monday after 30 Ethiopians were shown being shot and beheaded in Libya on a video...
Sudan President Omar Hassan al-Bashir
Sudan President Omar Hassan al-Bashir
Updated 1 hour 47 minutes ago
 
ICC
 
Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir at the last minute cancelled a trip to Indonesia for a summit this week, a government official said, in what would...
Former Egypt President Mohamed Mursi
Former Egypt President Mohamed Mursi
Updated 1 hour 52 minutes ago
 
COURT PROCEEDINGS
 
Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Mursi will stand in a court cage on Tuesday as a judge announces his fate nearly three years after he was declared Egypt's...
Updated 2 hours 3 minutes ago
 
MIGRANTS
 
The European Union (EU) should take a "more sophisticated, more courageous and less callous approach" to migrants who often die trying to reach the EU in...
 
The European Union (EU) proposed doubling the size of its Mediterranean search and rescue operations on Monday, as the first bodies were brought ashore of...
 
 
 
 
Minister Lynne Brown (in foreground) with Brian Molefe (far left) and Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe at the Eskom announcement
Minister Lynne Brown (in foreground) with Brian Molefe (far left) and Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe at the Eskom announcement
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Author Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor
Author Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor
 
 
 
 
Tina Joemat-Pettersson
Tina Joemat-Pettersson
Jacob Zuma
Jacob Zuma
 
Muhammadu Buhari
Muhammadu Buhari
 
Helen Zille
Helen Zille
George Bizoz
George Bizoz
 
 
 
 
 
 

This year the world will agree new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to shape global development policy until 2030. Achieving these goals would have...

 

There is an increasing focus on the role that public and private resources can play in supporting activities that reduce forest loss as part of wider...

 

Adolescents are a neglected group in terms of nutrition. In some countries up to a half of adolescents are malnourished. Yet optimal nutrition during...

 

Although the world’s water supplies are expected to remain sufficient for a global population of nine-billion in 2050, continuing overconsumption...

 

This briefing provides an overview of the South African government’s position on the protection of civilians within the context of the...

 

At least 2 000 women and girls have been abducted by Boko Haram since the start of 2014 and many have been forced into sexual slavery and trained to...

 
 
 
 
 
 
On 28 March, Nigeria conducted a historic presidential election. Despite a chaotic voter registration process and a fear of violence, the polls went smoothly...
 
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
 
On Sunday 12 April, Helen Zille – the leader of South Africa’s main opposition party, the Democratic Alliance (DA) – announced that she would be stepping...
 
The South African Civil Society Information Service
 
Analysts argue that the expulsions of Zwelinzima Vavi and Numsa from Cosatu, by a faction sympathetic to President Jacob Zuma, have clear consequences for a...
 
CONSULTANCY AFRICA INTELLIGENCE
 
Kenya opened up an enormous geothermal power plant in February 2015 – by some measures it is the largest in the world.(2) Experts estimate that the new 280...
 
REAL ECONOMY: ESKOM
 
In a recent presentation on the effect of South Africa’s electricity crisis on the mining sector, Chamber of Mines chief operating officer Roger Baxter...
 
The contrast between this week’s elections in Sudan and those in Nigeria a few weeks ago could not have been greater. In Nigeria, the contest was fierce...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
LUDWIG FRAHM-ARP Amendments to the Labour Relations Act aim to provide increased protection for vulnerable employees
LUDWIG FRAHM-ARP Amendments to the Labour Relations Act aim to provide increased protection for vulnerable employees
BALANCING DISCIPLINEIt would be unfair to saddle an employer with wrong decisions that have an ongoing adverse impact on the business
BALANCING DISCIPLINEIt would be unfair to saddle an employer with wrong decisions that have an ongoing adverse impact on the business
PAMELA STEINA major challenge is holding trade unions accountable for the unlawful actions of their members
PAMELA STEINA major challenge is holding trade unions accountable for the unlawful actions of their members
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Author Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor
Author Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor
Author Didi Moyle
Author Didi Moyle
Raymond Suttner
Raymond Suttner
Cartoonist and author Dov Fedler
Cartoonist and author Dov Fedler
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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