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I will not fail the people of Gauteng, vows Moodey

By: News24Wire      Updated 3 hours ago Newly re-elected Gauteng Democratic Alliance (DA) leader, John Moodey, said he is humbled by voters reaffirming their trust in him. The DA in... 

I will not fail the people of Gauteng, vows Moodey
Gauteng DA leader John Moodey
Mugabe defies demands to quit as Zimbabwe's leader after party fires him

Mugabe defies demands to quit as Zimbabwe's leader after party fires him

By: Reuters     Updated 3 hours ago Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Sunday defied his own ZANU-PF party and hundreds of thousands of protesters demanding his resignation by... 

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... 

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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... 

What the hijacking of South Africa's Treasury means for the economy

What the hijacking of South Africa's Treasury means for the economy

16th November 2017 South Africa has been rocked by news that President Jacob Zuma has bulldozed the country’s National Treasury to adopt a fee free higher education... 

 From our archives: dismantling Zimbabwe’s 'deep state’

From our archives: dismantling Zimbabwe’s 'deep state’

16th November 2017 Are current developments in Zimbabwe unearthing the country's 'deep state'? Our analysis from 2016 has relevance today as events unfold: The... 

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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... 

What About The Boy Child?

What About The Boy Child?

15th November 2017 It is easy to overlook the experiences of boy children. Literature from East Africa suggests that there is disproportionate emphasis on the rights... 

Abuse of Tanzanian Domestic Workers in Oman and the United Arab Emirates

Abuse of Tanzanian Domestic Workers in Oman and the United Arab Emirates

14th November 2017 Thousands of Tanzanian women toil as domestic workers in the Middle East, cleaning, caring, and cooking for their employer’s families. Each year,... 

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Statements

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... 

DA: Belinda Bozzoli says Fees Commission’s ICL proposal not the solution

DA: Belinda Bozzoli says Fees Commission’s ICL proposal not the solution

17th November 2017 President Zuma’s appointment of the Heher Commission in 2016 was a classic example of “kicking for touch”, while student riots were ongoing. It... 

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Press Offices

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... 

A new era in transfer pricing risk assessment

A new era in transfer pricing risk assessment

10th November 2017 A toolkit for Transfer Pricing Risk Assessment in the African Mining Industry was launched in September this year by the African Tax Administration... 

Financial Intelligence Centre Amendment Act – Foreign and Domestic Prominent Influential Persons

Financial Intelligence Centre Amendment Act – Foreign and Domestic Prominent Influential Persons

10th November 2017 The FICA Amendment Act No 2 of 2017 (“the Act”) provides further protection of the South African financial system against abuse for illicit... 

Poor work performance and sales targets

Poor work performance and sales targets

9th November 2017 It is not often that a dispute about dismissal for poor work performance reaches the Labour Appeal Court. Yet this is what happened in the case of... 

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