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The ruling party in crisis, country being looted – ANC Stalwarts

By: Sane Dhlamini     17th November 2017 The African National Congress (ANC) Stalwarts Consultative conference is taking place at a time when the ruling party is in a crisis, said renowned... 

Professor Njabulo Ndebele – (Voice clip) CoM CEO Roger Baxter discusses investor confidence at the ANC Stalwarts Consultative conference.
Gordhan positive about Ramaphosa's choice of running mates

Gordhan positive about Ramaphosa's choice of running mates

By: News24Wire      17th November 2017 African National Congress (ANC) national executive committee (NEC) member Pravin Gordhan has seemingly endorsed Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's... 

Still no Post Office, Sassa grants deal despite govt deadline

Still no Post Office, Sassa grants deal despite govt deadline

By: News24Wire      17th November 2017 The South African Post Office will likely have to wait until next week before an official agreement – which was due on Friday – to assist with the... 

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Mnangagwa and the military may mean more bad news for Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa and the military may mean more bad news for Zimbabwe

17th November 2017 The military has taken control of the national broadcaster, troops are in the streets and the president is being held in a secure environment. All... 

 Good coup, bad coup?

Good coup, bad coup?

17th November 2017 Uncertainty, intrigue and fake news have characterised recent days and events in Zimbabwe. Following the confirmation of a bloodless military coup... 

We have a demand  problem, Minister

We have a demand problem, Minister

17th November 2017 National Energy Regulator of South Africa and Eskom executives will naturally be relieved that hearings into the State-owned utility’s revenue... 

A military coup is afoot in Zimbabwe. What's next for the embattled nation?

A military coup is afoot in Zimbabwe. What's next for the embattled nation?

16th November 2017 Nobody is safe from the rages of Zimbabwe’s First Lady, “Dr. Amai” Grace Mugabe. There was the young South African model Grace lashed with... 

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Sexual Violence against Rohingya Women and Girls in Burma

Sexual Violence against Rohingya Women and Girls in Burma

17th November 2017 Since August 25, 2017, Burmese security forces have committed widespread rape against women and girls as part of a campaign of ethnic cleansing... 

 Conversion Therapy Against LGBT People in China

Conversion Therapy Against LGBT People in China

17th November 2017 Homosexuality is neither a crime nor officially regarded as an illness in China. For decades, the legal status of consensual same-sex activity... 

World Energy Trilemma 2017

World Energy Trilemma 2017

16th November 2017 The global energy sector is being transformed by three trends that are impacting demand and supply at an unprecedented pace: decarbonisation,... 

World Energy Trilemma Index 2017

World Energy Trilemma Index 2017

16th November 2017 The World Energy Council’s definition of energy sustainability is based on three core dimensions: energy security, energy equity, and environmental... 

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Statements

SAA: SAA operating normal flight schedules between Johannesburg and Zimbabwe

SAA: SAA operating normal flight schedules between Johannesburg and Zimbabwe

17th November 2017 South African Airways (SAA) would to clarify that its operations between Johannesburg and Zimbabwe remain in place in spite of the prevailing... 

HSF: Nxasana settlement agreement

HSF: Nxasana settlement agreement

17th November 2017 On Monday, 20 November 2017, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria will hear the matter concerning a decision taken by President Jacob Zuma and... 

OUTA: OUTA demands 0% electricity tariff increase at NERSA public hearings

OUTA: OUTA demands 0% electricity tariff increase at NERSA public hearings

17th November 2017 The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) presented its case for a 0% electricity tariff increase for the 2018/19 period at the National Energy... 

DA: Mmusi Maimane says handing Robert Mugabe asylum will be against the law

DA: Mmusi Maimane says handing Robert Mugabe asylum will be against the law

17th November 2017 The Democratic Alliance (DA) firmly rejects the prospect of the South African government granting Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe, access into... 

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Press Offices

Various amendments on the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, 2017

Various amendments on the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, 2017

16th November 2017 In this article covering the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, 2017 (TLAB), we discuss amendments to the Income Tax Act, 1962 (ITA) on the contributed... 

The 2017 AGF Africa Service Providers Awards recognises Webber Wentzel

The 2017 AGF Africa Service Providers Awards recognises Webber Wentzel

15th November 2017 The winners of the annual AGF Africa Service Providers Awards have been announced and Webber was awarded Best legal service: investment funds and... 

Proposed overhaul of the Financial Provisioning Regulations of 2015

Proposed overhaul of the Financial Provisioning Regulations of 2015

14th November 2017 Last Friday, 10 November 2017, the Minister of Environmental Affairs published the 'Proposed Regulations Pertaining to the Financial Provision for... 

The Best Lawyers™ in South Africa 2018 recognises 46 Webber Wentzel lawyers

The Best Lawyers™ in South Africa 2018 recognises 46 Webber Wentzel lawyers

10th November 2017 Forty-six Webber Wentzel attorneys have been included in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in South Africa. Webber Wentzel also achieved the Law... 

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