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Nxesi wants lifestyle audit done in all management at public works including himself to fight corruption

By: African News Agency      19th July 2018 Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi on Thursday announced that he requested a lifestyle audit starting with himself and all management of the... 

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 Do not touch traditional land, Constitutional Review Committee hears in Rustenburg

Do not touch traditional land, Constitutional Review Committee hears in Rustenburg

By: African News Agency      19th July 2018 Land under the control of traditional leaders should not be taken away, a parliamentary committee on the review of section 25 of the Constitution... 

 Brics story largely untold in Africa, Brics Media Forum told

Brics story largely untold in Africa, Brics Media Forum told

By: African News Agency      19th July 2018 The Brics story remained largely untold in Africa, delegates attending a Brics Media Forum in Cape Town were told on Thursday. Addressing delegated... 

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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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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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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.... 

Migration as an opportunity: evidence of labour migration initiatives

Migration as an opportunity: evidence of labour migration initiatives

12th July 2018 In partnership with the London School of Economics (LSE), we conducted a wide literature review looking for evidence of public- and private-sector... 

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Statements

SA: Intelligence is key to resolving hoax bomb threats in KZN

SA: Intelligence is key to resolving hoax bomb threats in KZN

19th July 2018 The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, Mr Francois Beukman, has called for intensified intelligence gathering backed by proactive... 

MiX Telematics: Clover Mama Afrika celebrates Madiba Day at the Shalate Drop-in Centre

MiX Telematics: Clover Mama Afrika celebrates Madiba Day at the Shalate Drop-in Centre

19th July 2018 Clover Mama Afrika, Clover’s CSI project, together with their valuable supplier MiX Telematics, a leading global provider of fleet and mobile asset... 

SA: President Ramaphosa receives courtesy call from President Xi Jinping of China

SA: President Ramaphosa receives courtesy call from President Xi Jinping of China

19th July 2018 His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Tuesday, 24 July 2018, host the President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Mr Xi... 

SA: Minister Motshekga thanks South Africans for giving generously to education during Mandela Month

SA: Minister Motshekga thanks South Africans for giving generously to education during Mandela Month

19th July 2018 The Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angie Motshekga has thanked the South Africans at large for their contributions to education as the nation... 

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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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