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ANC to announce party leader on Sunday

By: Reuters     15th December 2017 The African National Congress (ANC) will announce current president Jacob Zuma's successor as party leader on Sunday as it looks to conclude a... 

ANC to announce party leader on Sunday
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Mbalula postpones Hawks head briefing

Mbalula postpones Hawks head briefing

By: News24Wire      15th December 2017 Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has postponed the briefing intended to outline the processes involved in the appointment of a new head for the... 

North West court nullifies ANC's Bojanala regional conference

North West court nullifies ANC's Bojanala regional conference

By: News24Wire      15th December 2017 Disgruntled African National Congress (ANC) members in the North West have won their court challenge to have the Bojanala regional conference... 

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 South Africa’s squandered chance to show real leadership

South Africa’s squandered chance to show real leadership

15th December 2017 Last year South Africa announced its decision to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC). But the country’s efforts were stalled when... 

 The good, the bad and the ugly: an economic review of Zuma’s presidency

The good, the bad and the ugly: an economic review of Zuma’s presidency

15th December 2017 President Jacob Zuma became ANC president and later president of South Africa when the full impact of the 2008 global financial crisis hit. We... 

ANC leadership race really a contest between Ramaphosa and Zuma

ANC leadership race really a contest between Ramaphosa and Zuma

15th December 2017 Twelve months ago, I had no doubt that  the national conference of the African National Congress (ANC) would elect Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as... 

2017: Good, bad, ugly?

2017: Good, bad, ugly?

15th December 2017 By this time next week, our general dismal assessment of 2017 will either have been confirmed, or entirely overhauled. If Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma... 

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What If? – Mining Investment in South Africa in an Improved Policy and Regulatory Environment

What If? – Mining Investment in South Africa in an Improved Policy and Regulatory Environment

15th December 2017 The South African mining industry’s real GDP in 2016 was 2.6% smaller than its GDP recorded in 1994. The financial services industry, on the other... 

Report of the High Level Panel on the Assessment of Key Legislation and the Acceleration of Fundamental Change

Report of the High Level Panel on the Assessment of Key Legislation and the Acceleration of Fundamental Change

14th December 2017 South Africa’s statute books tell the story of the country’s history of conquest, domination and racial segregation. The Masters and Servants Act... 

Commodities and Development Report 2017

Commodities and Development Report 2017

13th December 2017 The trend of increasing commodity prices that lasted for about 10 years between 2003 and 2012 has given way to lower global prices. It is now... 

Eskom study on the Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) (2017)

Eskom study on the Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) (2017)

12th December 2017 The Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) 2010-30 was promulgated in March 2011. It was indicated at the time that the IRP should be a "living plan" which... 

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Statements

SARS: SARS to collesct for sugar tax (SBL) from 1 April 2017

SARS: SARS to collesct for sugar tax (SBL) from 1 April 2017

15th December 2017 The South African Revenue Service (SARS) will collect the Sugary Beverages Levy (SBL) as from 1 April 2018.The levy falls under the Rates and... 

DA: Lindy Wilson says SASSA CEO splurges 20 million on seemingly irregular KZN events

DA: Lindy Wilson says SASSA CEO splurges 20 million on seemingly irregular KZN events

15th December 2017 According to documentation seen by the DA, the Acting SASSA CEO, Ms Pearl Bhengu, hastily approved a request for R20 million for 5 events in... 

SA: North West on threats to kill Premier Supra Mahumapelo

SA: North West on threats to kill Premier Supra Mahumapelo

15th December 2017 The Premier Supra Mahumapelo of North West Province has expressed concern about threats to kill him and his entire family. This shocking... 

DWS: Defauling Municipalites to face water restrictions

DWS: Defauling Municipalites to face water restrictions

15th December 2017 The Minster of Water and Sanitation (DWS) Ms Nomvula Mokonyane, updated members of the media on the progress towards recovering the R10.7 billion... 

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Water supply - converting a potential crisis into opportunity

Water supply - converting a potential crisis into opportunity

15th December 2017 South Africa’s water supply is predicted to reach a crisis point by 2030. But could better management of this critical resource actually be the... 

The not so sweet Sugar Tax

The not so sweet Sugar Tax

14th December 2017 The proposal to tax the sugar content of beverages first came to light in the 2016 Budget. On 5 December 2017, after 18 months of debate,... 

VAT and e-commerce, South Africa falls behind; stays behind

VAT and e-commerce, South Africa falls behind; stays behind

12th December 2017 Tax systems around the world are struggling to keep pace with the digitisation of commerce.  Where tax systems could previously rely on... 

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation and Parliamentary Update – November 2017

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation and Parliamentary Update – November 2017

12th December 2017 SECTION A:  ENVIRONMENTAL (NATIONAL) National Environmental Management: Protected Areas Act 57 of 2003 

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