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Zuma 'lost on all fronts' – Outa

By: News24Wire      Updated 4 hours ago Civil rights body the Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) has welcomed Wednesday’s judgment in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria which... 

 Zuma 'lost on all fronts' – Outa
President Jacob Zuma
Zimbabweans eye Mnangagwa's VP picks for new blood as ruling party meets

Zimbabweans eye Mnangagwa's VP picks for new blood as ruling party meets

By: Reuters     Updated 6 hours ago Zimbabwe's ruling party bosses kicked off their first meeting of the post-Robert Mugabe era on Wednesday with many Zimbabweans keen to know who new... 

KZN branches which backed Ramaphosa showed maturity – Bheki Cele

KZN branches which backed Ramaphosa showed maturity – Bheki Cele

By: News24Wire      Updated 3 hours ago African National Congress (ANC) National Executive Committee member Bheki Cele says the fact that almost 200 branches in KwaZulu-Natal nominated... 

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South Africa needs a fresh approach to its stubbornly high levels of inequality

South Africa needs a fresh approach to its stubbornly high levels of inequality

12th December 2017 It is widely accepted that South Africa is one of the most unequal societies in the world – the top 10% of the population earn about 60% of all... 

 Accurate statistics are needed for the SA farm murder debate

Accurate statistics are needed for the SA farm murder debate

11th December 2017 Recently thousands of farmers, supporters and sympathisers took to South Africa’s streets in an emotional but peaceful protest against the violent... 

Handwashing 101: Dettol’s disease-busting claims under the microscope

Handwashing 101: Dettol’s disease-busting claims under the microscope

11th December 2017 When we talk about the spread of disease, coughs and sneezes immediately come to mind. Yet one of the major ways diseases spread happens when we... 

Will continuing crises of 2017 persist?

Will continuing crises of 2017 persist?

11th December 2017 Although the year has not yet ended we can say it has been marked by a series of crises. What is troubling is that there is no sense that these... 

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2017 Handbook of Statistics

2017 Handbook of Statistics

7th December 2017 The UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics was first launched in 1967. Over the past 50 years, the series has evolved to incorporate new statistics and... 

 Taxing for a more equal Kenya: a five-point action plan to tackle inequality

Taxing for a more equal Kenya: a five-point action plan to tackle inequality

6th December 2017 Extreme inequality is out of control in Kenya. Less than 0.1% of the population (8,300 people) own more wealth than the bottom 99.9% (more than 44... 

 Tax Games – the Race to the Bottom

Tax Games – the Race to the Bottom

6th December 2017 European governments are leading a race to the bottom which will see average global corporate tax rates hit zero by 2052, according to new... 

The Social Value of Business

The Social Value of Business

5th December 2017 There are many ways to define what “business” is. All of us are in some sense involved in business whenever we do something that is intended to... 

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SA: Minister calls for peaceful wage negotiations at SABC

SA: Minister calls for peaceful wage negotiations at SABC

Updated 4 hours ago The Minister of Communications, Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane, has noted a call by Communication Workers Union (CWU) and the Broadcasting, Electronic,... 

SA: MEC Gwen Ramokgopa on health and emergency medical services state of readiness for the festive season

SA: MEC Gwen Ramokgopa on health and emergency medical services state of readiness for the festive season

Updated 5 hours ago Firstly, I would like to thank all of you for coming to this media briefing. Today, we are here to give an update on our state of readiness for the... 

DA: Mmusi Maimane on  	   State Capture: DA to lay criminal charges of perjury against “grossly remiss” Zuma

DA: Mmusi Maimane on State Capture: DA to lay criminal charges of perjury against “grossly remiss” Zuma

Updated 5 hours ago The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomes today’s ground-breaking judgment by the North Gauteng High Court, dismissing President Zuma’s spurious... 

SA: Transport Festive Season Message

SA: Transport Festive Season Message

Updated 6 hours ago As we enter the Festive Season, I take this opportunity to thank everyone who made this year a success. The Transport Cluster has had its share of... 

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Press Offices

Competition law amendments to be far reaching

Competition law amendments to be far reaching

6th December 2017 South Africa's Competition Amendment Bill (2017) has been published in the country's Government Gazette and interested parties have until end... 

Indirect tax specialist appointed at Baker McKenzie in Johannesburg

Indirect tax specialist appointed at Baker McKenzie in Johannesburg

5th December 2017 Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie has further expanded its tax practice in Africa with the appointment of indirect tax specialist Seelan... 

Progressive parliament approves paternity leave

Progressive parliament approves paternity leave

5th December 2017 On 28 November 2017, Parliament passed the Labour Laws Amendment Bill (the Bill). The Bill provides for unpaid paternity leave, adoption leave and... 

South Africa releases Competition Amendment Bill

South Africa releases Competition Amendment Bill

5th December 2017 On 1 December 2017, the South African Minister of Economic Development, Ebrahim Patel, published Government Notice no. 41294, which announced the... 

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