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ANC presidential hopefuls must push for anti-corruption court – SACBC

By: News24Wire      16th October 2017 The Southern African Catholics Bishops' Conference (SACBC) has issued a challenge to the African National Congress (ANC) presidential hopefuls to... 

ANC presidential hopefuls must push for anti-corruption court – SACBC
North West supports Dlamini-Zuma to lead ANC

North West supports Dlamini-Zuma to lead ANC

By: African News Agency      16th October 2017 The African National Congress (ANC) in the North West has endorsed Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as its preferred candidate to lead the party in December.... 

Eskom suspends power cuts in MP municipality after receiving payment

Eskom suspends power cuts in MP municipality after receiving payment

By: African News Agency      16th October 2017 South African power utility Eskom on Monday suspended its planned supply interruption to the Govan Mbeki local municipality in Mpumalanga after it... 

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Britain's Labour Party and South Africa's ANC: why the stark contrast of fortunes?

Britain's Labour Party and South Africa's ANC: why the stark contrast of fortunes?

3rd October 2017 Compare the state of two political parties which share a close past connection but which today face distinctly different futures. I’m referring to... 

Why the dream of a prosperous, united nation continues to elude South Africa

Why the dream of a prosperous, united nation continues to elude South Africa

3rd October 2017 The goal of one united South African nation living prosperously under a constitutional democracy remains elusive. This is in spite of the... 

 Why is Chad part of Trump’s travel ban?

Why is Chad part of Trump’s travel ban?

3rd October 2017 Since taking office in January, United States (US) President Donald Trump has made more than his fair share of inexplicable decisions. But the... 

The ANC and future without the ANC

The ANC and future without the ANC  

2nd October 2017 The violence in the ANC Eastern Cape elective conference shocked many people, even though violence (and murder) has become a common feature of the... 

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Innovation for productivity and inclusiveness

Innovation for productivity and inclusiveness

22nd September 2017 Global growth picked up in the second quarter of 2017, reflecting improving conditions in advanced economies and emerging market and developing... 

The Cocoa Conundrum: Transforming the cocoa sector in Ghana to reap its full potential

The Cocoa Conundrum: Transforming the cocoa sector in Ghana to reap its full potential

22nd September 2017 Literally translated, the Latin term for cocoa – Theobroma – means ‘food of the gods’. Indeed, cocoa (or cacao, as it is commonly known in raw... 

Early Moments Matter for Every Child

Early Moments Matter for Every Child

21st September 2017 This report presents data and outlines best practices and policies that can put governments on the path to providing every child with the best... 

Migration and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Migration and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

20th September 2017 Migration is one of the defining features of the 21st century. It contributes significantly to all aspects of economic and social development... 

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dti: Minister Davies and Deputy Minister Magwanishe arrived in Brussels for the APC Ministerial meeting

dti: Minister Davies and Deputy Minister Magwanishe arrived in Brussels for the APC Ministerial meeting

18th October 2017 The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies and Deputy Minister Mr. Bulelani Magwanishe are in Brussels, Belgium to attend the 20th African,... 

R2K: Zuma appoints loyalists: Hands off the SABC

R2K: Zuma appoints loyalists: Hands off the SABC

17th October 2017 Noting that the delay in appointing a permanent board for the SABC board was unlawful, unconstitutional, and tantamount to undermining the National... 

DA: Alf Lees says legal opinion confirms Gigaba’s use of Section 16 for SAA bailout was illegal

DA: Alf Lees says legal opinion confirms Gigaba’s use of Section 16 for SAA bailout was illegal

17th October 2017 The legal opinion on the use of Section 16 of the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA) by Finance Minister, Malusi Gigaba, to bail out South... 

SA: Committee starts inquiry into state-owned enterprises

SA: Committee starts inquiry into state-owned enterprises

17th October 2017 The Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises has begun its inquiry into state-owned enterprises (SOEs). The Committee was briefed by Prof Anton... 

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Fasken Martineau Johannesburg wins ProBono.Org “Large Law Firm” award for doing the most work in 2016

Fasken Martineau Johannesburg wins ProBono.Org “Large Law Firm” award for doing the most work in 2016

18th September 2017 Fasken Martineau, Johannesburg has won the “Large Law Firm" award for having done the most pro bono work for ProBono.Org in 2016 for a large law... 

Baker McKenzie wins two CSR Awards

Baker McKenzie wins two CSR Awards

15th September 2017 Global law firm Baker McKenzie has won Legal Week’s African Legal Award for CSR, Diversity, Transformation and Economic Empowerment. The firm won... 

Submissions on the draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill

Submissions on the draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill

15th September 2017 Joon Chong, Partner in the Webber Wentzel Tax Team, made oral submissions on the draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, 2017 on 29 August 2017 at the... 

Exempt dividends treated as income or proceeds for capital gains

Exempt dividends treated as income or proceeds for capital gains

13th September 2017 A common method for South African corporate shareholders to exit a South African equity investment is for the target company to repurchase the... 

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