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Outa lays corruption charges against former Eskom board director

By: African News Agency      15th August 2017 The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) has laid a criminal complaint with the police against former Eskom director, Mark Pamensky. Outa chief... 

Outa lays corruption charges against former Eskom board director
Bird flu hits Western Cape, Ostrich and chicken meat in retail shops still safe to eat

Bird flu hits Western Cape, Ostrich and chicken meat in retail shops still safe to eat

By: African News Agency      15th August 2017 The Western Cape Department of Agriculture on Tuesday said bird flu (Avian influenza) – a controlled disease – has been positively diagnosed among... 

Shortlisting of permanent SABC board candidates to begin

Shortlisting of permanent SABC board candidates to begin

By: News24Wire      15th August 2017 Parliament’s communications portfolio committee will on Tuesday begin shortlisting candidates to be appointed to the South African Broadcasting... 

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Suttner's View: Tensions between old and new Public Protectors

Suttner's View: Tensions between old and new Public Protectors

9th February 2017 In this episode of Suttner's View Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Sane Dhlamini about the tensions between old and new Public Protectors. 

How do we break out of empty politics?

How do we break out of empty politics?

9th February 2017 Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Sane Dhlamini about" How do we break out of empty politics?". Click here to read the column. 

Do SA, Nigeria have fewer cardiologists for their populations than Senegal?

Do SA, Nigeria have fewer cardiologists for their populations than Senegal?

9th February 2017 During commemorations for World Heart Day last year, a leading Senegalese doctor said the West African country has more heart specialists per... 

BRICS wants to set up an alternative rating agency. Why it may not work

BRICS wants to set up an alternative rating agency. Why it may not work

8th February 2017 The idea of establishing an alternative credit rating agency led by the BRICS bloc of countries is gaining momentum. But there are questions as to... 

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The Power to Change: Solar and Wind Cost Reduction Potential to 2025 (June 2016)

The Power to Change: Solar and Wind Cost Reduction Potential to 2025 (June 2016)

17th June 2016 Increasing economies of scale, more competitive supply chains and further technological improvements will continue reducing the costs of solar and... 

Danger every step of the way (June 2016)

Danger every step of the way (June 2016)

17th June 2016 Alone on the move to Europe, seven Gambian boys forged a friendship while travelling from Libya to Italy. A new UNICEF report details the risks... 

Measuring subjective household resilience: insights from Tanzania (June 2016)

Measuring subjective household resilience: insights from Tanzania (June 2016)

17th June 2016 In this paper, the feasibility and utility of a subjective approach to measuring household resilience is explored. Subjective measures comprise of... 

Paving a road to higher growth with EPWP (June 2016)

Paving a road to higher growth with EPWP (June 2016)

By: Creamer Media Reporter      15th June 2016 As a response to high and persistent levels of unemployment, the Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) was launched in South Africa in 2004... 

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Statements

DA: David Maynier says DA hands over KPMG International’s statement to the Hawks to assist with ongoing investigation into the Guptas

DA: David Maynier says DA hands over KPMG International’s statement to the Hawks to assist with ongoing investigation into the Guptas

17th September 2017 The DA welcomes the investigation, conducted by KPMG International, into work performed on behalf of the Gupta family, which resulted in the purge... 

SEIFSA: Labour Minister wont allow changes to make hiring and firing easier

SEIFSA: Labour Minister wont allow changes to make hiring and firing easier

15th September 2017 Minister of Labour Mildred Oliphant today said she would not allow a review of South Africa’s labour relations laws in order to introduce... 

NEHAWU: NEHAWU statement on averted strike at UCT

NEHAWU: NEHAWU statement on averted strike at UCT

15th September 2017 The National Education Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] congratulates the dedication shown by our University of Cape Town [UCT] Shop... 

DA: Dean Macpherson says Transnet to be hauled before a parliamentary inquiry into localisation

DA: Dean Macpherson says Transnet to be hauled before a parliamentary inquiry into localisation 

15th September 2017 The Democratic Alliance welcomes an agreement today by the Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry for a Parliamentary Committee Inquiry, in... 

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Press Offices

Africa – A land of opportunity to brand holders and counterfeiters alike

Africa – A land of opportunity to brand holders and counterfeiters alike

25th May 2016 25 May 2016 is celebrated as AFRICA DAY and marks the formation of the African Union, which is extra special this year with the body marking its... 

Maintaining Trade Mark Protection In Africa

Maintaining Trade Mark Protection In Africa

25th May 2016 A trade mark is defined as a mark used or proposed to be used by a person in relation to goods or services for the purpose of distinguishing the... 

International Trade Mark Registrations Are Brilliant … Unless They Are Not Enforceable

International Trade Mark Registrations Are Brilliant … Unless They Are Not Enforceable

25th May 2016 Any person who has experienced the administrative burden of seeking trade mark protection in multiple countries will welcome the possibility of... 

Webber Wentzel's Alliance Firm, Linklaters, Appoints South African as Senior Partner

Webber Wentzel's Alliance Firm, Linklaters, Appoints South African as Senior Partner

25th May 2016 South African-born Charlie Jacobs will take up the reigns of Senior Partner at global law firm, Linklaters with effect from 1 October 2016. Jacobs... 

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