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Three more Setas on Outa’s radar

By: Thabi Madiba     20th July 2018 The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) on Friday announced that it had received new evidence implicating three sector education and training... 

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Eritrea withdraws troops from border with former foe Ethiopia

Eritrea withdraws troops from border with former foe Ethiopia

By: News24Wire      20th July 2018 Eritrea has withdrawn its troops from the heavily militarised border with Ethiopia as a "gesture of reconciliation", the pro-government Eritrean... 

 Security tight at ANC's Gauteng conference

Security tight at ANC's Gauteng conference

By: African News Agency      20th July 2018 Delegates of the African National Congress (ANC) arrived at the party's Gauteng provincial conference held in Irene, Pretoria to find a tight... 

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 Mandela wanted reconciliation and peace – NWest legislature Speaker

Mandela wanted reconciliation and peace – NWest legislature Speaker

18th July 2018 Former president Nelson Mandela preached reconciliation and unity, North West Provincial Legislature Speaker Sussana Dantjie said on Wednesday.... 

 Germany, SA issue bilateral postage stamp to honour Mandela

Germany, SA issue bilateral postage stamp to honour Mandela

18th July 2018 The German Post and the South African Post Office issued a bilateral stamp on Wednesday on what would have been the 100th birthday of the first... 

 Deputy President Mabuza hands over Mandela Day houses

Deputy President Mabuza hands over Mandela Day houses

18th July 2018 There were cheers of excitement in Amsterdam, in Mpumalanga on Wednesday as Deputy President David Mabuza met senior citizens as part of annual... 

 Mbeki says Mandela's legacy poses a challenge to all South Africans

Mbeki says Mandela's legacy poses a challenge to all South Africans

18th July 2018 Former president Thabo Mbeki said on Wednesday that the legacy left by anti-apartheid icon and former statesman Nelson Mandela posed a serious... 

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Opinions

Time to embrace  a Wild Boars spirit

Time to embrace a Wild Boars spirit

20th July 2018 The evacuation of the 12 members of the Wild Boars soccer team and their coach from a flooded cave in northern Thailand serves as a powerful... 

 Will a fourth summit agree on African Union reforms?

Will a fourth summit agree on African Union reforms?

19th July 2018 Heads of state and ministers who travelled to Nouakchott, Mauritania, for the bi-annual African Union (AU) summit earlier this month are preparing... 

Obama pays tribute to Mandela: and invites the world to find its better angels

Obama pays tribute to Mandela: and invites the world to find its better angels

18th July 2018 The world is celebrating the memory and legacy of one of Africa’s most illustrious leaders, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela. This year is special because... 

Many South African jobs could soon be automated, and the country isn't prepared

Many South African jobs could soon be automated, and the country isn't prepared

18th July 2018 Businesses around the world are cottoning on to the value of transferring labour from human workers to machines. Automation can increase efficiency... 

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 Equity and quality in an education public-private partnership

Equity and quality in an education public-private partnership

18th July 2018 Public-private partnerships (PPPs) in education are increasing in profile as countries grapple with serious challenges of educational access and... 

What Mining Can Learn from Oil: A Study of Special Transfer Pricing Practices in the Oil Sector, and their Potential Application to Hard Rock Minerals

What Mining Can Learn from Oil: A Study of Special Transfer Pricing Practices in the Oil Sector, and their Potential Application to Hard Rock Minerals

18th July 2018 Governments of mining countries are vulnerable to investors manipulating transfer prices as a means of avoiding paying taxes. The two main risks... 

 ‘Back Way’ to Europe: How can The Gambia better address migration and its development challenges?

‘Back Way’ to Europe: How can The Gambia better address migration and its development challenges?

16th July 2018 In the four years from 2014 to 2017, some 1.7-million people risked their lives by fleeing across the Mediterranean Sea for Europe, a journey in... 

Investment Research in the Era of Fake News

Investment Research in the Era of Fake News

12th July 2018 Business Leadership South Africa has published a new, ground-breaking report on the growing phenomenon of short-selling activity in South Africa.... 

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Statements

DA: ANC government’s cost of living Panel cannot provide the change South Africans need

DA: ANC government’s cost of living Panel cannot provide the change South Africans need

20th July 2018 Today marks the deadline for President Cyril Ramaphosa’s Economic Cluster Panel to present their package of economic measures to protect South... 

Outa: Outa says Sars must take action against Wiese

Outa: Outa says Sars must take action against Wiese

20th July 2018 The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) calls on the South African Revenue Service (Sars) to aggressively pursue individuals and businesses who... 

SA: Police Chair condemns the attack on policeman

SA: Police Chair condemns the attack on policeman

20th July 2018 The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, Mr Francois Beukman, strongly condemns the attack on a policeman attached to the Public Order... 

Outa: Outa investigates three more SETAs

Outa: Outa investigates three more SETAs

20th July 2018 Outa has been inundated with additional claims of corruption at the (Sector Education and Training Authorities) SETAs since its exposé on the... 

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Press Offices

New Competition Amendment Bill gives Govt the right to block foreign investment in SA

New Competition Amendment Bill gives Govt the right to block foreign investment in SA

12th July 2018 On 12 July 2018, the South African Minister of Economic Development tabled the new Competition Bill, 2018 before Parliament, which proposes various... 

New Executive Appointments at LexisNexis South Africa

New Executive Appointments at LexisNexis South Africa

11th July 2018 Stephen Okelo-Odongo as Chief Operating Officer, while Gcobisa Ntshona has been appointed as Human Resources Director. “The appointment of a COO is... 

Making The Digital World Work For Your Business

Making The Digital World Work For Your Business

10th July 2018 Gone are the days when office hours were from 9 to 5 and employees spent the working day under one roof. Technology has changed everything and... 

Importance of diversity in board members

Importance of diversity in board members

10th July 2018 Recently there has been a growing call for more diversity in the boardroom. Many boardrooms across the country are filled with a fairly homogenous... 

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