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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
 
 
 
 
 
The head of the European Union (EU) Delegation to South Africa, Ambassador Roeland van de Geer, expects a quieter year in relations between the...
 
Under the auspices of the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa, being held in Cape Town from June 3 to 5, South Africa will reiterate its stance that it is...
Eskom acting CEO Brian Molefe
Eskom acting CEO Brian Molefe
Updated 5 hours ago
 
ELECTRICITY
 
South Africans could be living without load shedding this winter, if acting Eskom CEO Brian Molefe gets his way. Speaking at the launch of the Transnet...
David Lewis
David Lewis
 
David Lewis‚ head of the country's leading non-governmental anti-graft agency‚ Corruption Watch‚ has criticised Police Minister Nathi Nhleko's report...
Muhammadu Buhari
Muhammadu Buhari
Updated 6 hours ago
 
POLITICS
 
Three decades after he first came to power in a military coup, Muhammadu Buhari was sworn in on Friday as elected President of Nigeria, giving him control of...
Mauritian President Rajkeswar Purryag
Mauritian President Rajkeswar Purryag
 
Mauritian President Rajkeswar Purryag resigned on Friday from his ceremonial position in accordance with an agreement with Prime Minister Anerood Jugnauth,...
 
 
 
 
Christopher Hope
Christopher Hope
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Quest Staffing Solutions CEO Kay Vittee
Quest Staffing Solutions CEO Kay Vittee
Amuri Djuma, a Congolese refugee furniture maker
Amuri Djuma, a Congolese refugee furniture maker
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The World Economic Forum's Human Capital Index measures countries’ ability to maximize...

 
 
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South Africa faces alarmingly high levels of inequality, poverty and unemployment in the context of a weak economic outlook. Recently, Parliament hosted...

 

The World Economic Forum's Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report 2015 features the latest...

 

Whether the poor are helped or hurt by taxes and transfers is generally determined by comparing income distributions before and after fiscal policy...

 

Eskom’s application for a 25.3% increase currently being decided upon by the Energy Regulator NERSA comes at a time when the majority of working...

 
 
 
 
 
 
The De Waal Drive flats have a prominent place on Cape Town’s most iconic skyline – the one of the cityscape back dropped by Table Mountain. At the foot of...
 
South African Institute of International Affairs
 
A few weeks ago, forces loyal to President Pierre Nkurunziza stymied a coup d’état in Burundi. A few months earlier, last October to be precise, the exact...
 
REAL ECONOMY: ELECTRICITY
 
In an address dominated by the announcement that South Africa would indeed be moving ahead with a controversial procurement process for 9 600 MW of new...
 
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
 
The Libyan revolution of 2011 undoubtedly presented South Africa with one of its most perplexing and controversial foreign policy challenges. Precisely what...
 
Youth unemployment in South Africa has reached critical proportions: it was measured at 53.6% in 2013, and in 2014, youth comprised 41.8% of the total...
 
The Department of Basic Education cannot roll out effective information and communication technology (ICT) interventions in schools overnight, or on its own....
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Christopher Hope
Christopher Hope
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Author Rehana Rossouw
Author Rehana Rossouw
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Hugh Macmillan
Hugh Macmillan
Author Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor
Author Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor
Author Didi Moyle
Author Didi Moyle
Raymond Suttner
Raymond Suttner
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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