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Sadtu endorses Cosatu strike over State capture and corruption 

By: Sane Dhlamini     20th September 2017 The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (Sadtu) on Wednesday heeded the call by labour federation the Congress of South African Trade Unions... 

Sadtu endorses Cosatu strike over State capture and corruption
Pan African poised for growth, proposes R185m final dividend

Pan African poised for growth, proposes R185m final dividend

By: Martin Creamer     20th September 2017 Precious metals mining company Pan African, which on Wednesday proposed a R185-million final dividend, reports that it is poised for growth as... 

Gauteng freeway toll network nearly at capacity, says Sanral

Gauteng freeway toll network nearly at capacity, says Sanral 

By: Irma Venter     20th September 2017 The busiest section of the Gauteng open-road tolling (GORT) system is between the Buccleuch and Allandale interchanges, in Midrand. The traffic... 

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Mining: staving off the jobs bloodbath

Mining: staving off the jobs bloodbath

24th March 2017 Gory imagery – such as ‘jobs bloodbath’ – has become common in descriptions of South Africa’s unemployment crisis, conveying not only the failure... 

South Africa struggling to be reborn

South Africa struggling to be reborn 

23rd March 2017 The South Africa we fought for is struggling to be reborn. In fact, it is being pushed back into the womb. As we prepare to celebrate 23 years of... 

South Africa's social grants: busting the myth about financial inclusion

South Africa's social grants: busting the myth about financial inclusion

23rd March 2017 “Financial inclusion” has hit the headlines in South Africa in the wake of a scandal over the distribution of social grants. Mounting evidence... 

 Africa can’t get counter-terrorism wrong again

Africa can’t get counter-terrorism wrong again

23rd March 2017 By any measure, Africa’s fight against terrorism has been a failure. Since it launched the fight in earnest nearly three decades ago in 1992, in... 

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Bilateral Investment Treaties: An unfair proposition for Developing countries (July 2016)

Bilateral Investment Treaties: An unfair proposition for Developing countries (July 2016)

19th July 2016 After the explosive expansion of Bilateral Investment Treaties (BITS) in the 90s, recent times have seen  a  reduction  in  the  number  of  new... 

Draft Education Charter (July 2016)

Draft Education Charter (July 2016)

18th July 2016 Equal Education hosted a Teaching and Learning Summit in Johannesburg, from 17 to 18 June, to mark the 40th anniversary of the student uprisings of... 

Development and Globalization: Facts and Figures (July 2016)

Development and Globalization: Facts and Figures (July 2016)

18th July 2016 This edition of Unctad's Development and Globalization: Facts and Figures is dedicated to the Sustainable Development Goals that were adopted by... 

Reconciliation as Framework for Preventing Conflict and Sustaining Peace (July 2016)

Reconciliation as Framework for Preventing Conflict and Sustaining Peace (July 2016)

18th July 2016 This policy document by the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation discusses the contours of reconciliation as a framework for achieving... 

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GCIS: Quartely Labour Force Survey for the third quarter of 2017

GCIS: Quartely Labour Force Survey for the third quarter of 2017

31st October 2017 The results of the Quarterly Labour Force Survey (QLFS) for the third quarter of 2017 released by Statistics South Africa today, indicate that... 

SA: MEC Mamabolo commits to reclaiming government buildings

SA: MEC Mamabolo commits to reclaiming government buildings

31st October 2017 Gauteng Department of Infrastructure Development (DID) has launched an initiative to recover government buildings that are illegally occupied... 

SACP: SACP in Gauteng welcomes prompt and swift action taken against Emfuleni Executive Mayor

SACP: SACP in Gauteng welcomes prompt and swift action taken against Emfuleni Executive Mayor

31st October 2017 The South African Communist Party (SACP) in Gauteng Province welcomes and applauds the swift and prompt action taken by our fraternal Alliance... 

DA: Khume Ramulifho on #GPSchoolsAbuse: Protecting victims of sexual abuse goes beyond the classroom

DA: Khume Ramulifho on #GPSchoolsAbuse: Protecting victims of sexual abuse goes beyond the classroom

31st October 2017 There is no simple and seemingly magical solution for dealing with rampant sexual abuse in Gauteng’s schools. Gauteng Premier David Makhura’s... 

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Press Offices

Does Innovation Pay?

Does Innovation Pay? 

13th June 2016 When a person or business creates a new technical concept or innovation that is implemented, the world generally benefits. Examples of this abound,... 

Why do you have Employment Policies?

Why do you have Employment Policies?

13th June 2016 Employment policies come in all forms and sizes – from a few loose pages in a manager’s office to expensively bound and indexed manuals, often... 

Webber Wentzel once again takes top honours at the Private Equity Africa (PEA) Awards

Webber Wentzel once again takes top honours at the Private Equity Africa (PEA) Awards

10th June 2016 Webber Wentzel reinforced its pre-eminent position in the private equity sector at the 5th Annual PEA GP & Advisor Awards, held last night, 9 June... 

Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group wins Law Firm of the Year at Imbasa Yegolide Awards

Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group wins Law Firm of the Year at Imbasa Yegolide Awards

10th June 2016 Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group's Pension & Financial Services Regulation team has won the Law Firm of the Year award for the sixth time at the 7th... 

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