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DA gives De Lille until Monday to answer to slew of allegations

By: News24Wire      15th December 2017 Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille, who has come under fire recently with staffers making damaging claims against her, has been given until Monday... 

DA gives De Lille until Monday to answer to slew of allegations
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Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille
Zuma is a 'tsotsi' and 'delinquent litigant' – Maimane

Zuma is a 'tsotsi' and 'delinquent litigant' – Maimane

By: News24Wire      15th December 2017 President Jacob Zuma is a "delinquent litigant", Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane said on Thursday. Maimane was reacting to Zuma's... 

PAC welcomes free education declaration

PAC welcomes free education declaration

By: Megan van Wyngaardt     Updated 3 hours ago The Pan Africanist Congress on Monday said it welcomed President Jacob Zuma’s decision to declare a fee-free education. The President on Saturday... 

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South Africa's race relations laid bare in Steinhoff corporate scandal

South Africa's race relations laid bare in Steinhoff corporate scandal

14th December 2017 South Africans are fond of debating whether public or private sector failings are the bigger problem. It does not take too long to realise that... 

 Creating conditions conducive to stability in Guinea-Bissau

Creating conditions conducive to stability in Guinea-Bissau

14th December 2017 The conclusions of this weekend’s 52nd Ordinary Summit of the Conference of Heads of State and Government of the Economic Community of West African... 

Do just 700 000 public workers gobble up half of Kenya’s taxes, as Ruto said?

Do just 700 000 public workers gobble up half of Kenya’s taxes, as Ruto said?

14th December 2017 Kenya’s public wage bill is stubbornly defying government efforts to rein it in, a frustrated-sounding Kenyan deputy president William Ruto said.... 

What can we expect from South Africa's ANC conference?

What can we expect from South Africa's ANC conference?

13th December 2017 These days, South Africa's media seem to be reporting continuously on a single subject: the governing ANC's 54th national conference that is... 

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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... 

The State of the World’s Children 2017: Children in a Digital World

The State of the World’s Children 2017: Children in a Digital World

12th December 2017 As the debate about whether the internet is safe for children rages, The State of the World’s Children 2017: Children in a Digital World discusses... 

The Deported – Immigrants Uprooted from the Country They Call Home

The Deported – Immigrants Uprooted from the Country They Call Home

8th December 2017 Every day, people who call the United States home—including mothers, fathers, and spouses of US citizens; tax-paying employees; and respected... 

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... 

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Statements

SASSA: SASSA paydays normalise from January after December early payment

SASSA: SASSA paydays normalise from January after December early payment

15th December 2017 Social grants are usually paid from the first of every month except in December. As from January 2018 SASSA will pay beneficiaries who use banks,... 

SAA: South African Airways and Mango Airlines rationalise product availability in domestic market

SAA: South African Airways and Mango Airlines rationalise product availability in domestic market

14th December 2017 South African Airways Group airlines, South African Airways (SAA) and Mango, its low-cost subsidiary, announced plans to rationalise their route... 

SA: Presidency on progress made in moving South Africa forward in 2017

SA: Presidency on progress made in moving South Africa forward in 2017

14th December 2017 The year 2017 has been an eventful year for South Africa and a lot of progress was made in fighting poverty, inequality and unemployment, as we... 

IEC: Electoral Commission on municipal ward by-elections

IEC: Electoral Commission on municipal ward by-elections

14th December 2017 The African National Congress (ANC) and the Democratic Alliance (DA) both retained the wards they won in the 2016 Municipal Elections during the... 

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

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

12th December 2017 SECTION A:  ENVIRONMENTAL (NATIONAL) National Environmental Management: Waste Act 59 of 2008 

Enhanced minimum leave and benefits for working parents on the cards

Enhanced minimum leave and benefits for working parents on the cards

7th December 2017 The Labour Laws Amendment Bill was passed by the National Assembly in Parliament on 28 November 2017. The Bill seeks to amend the Basic Conditions... 

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... 

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