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Cost of disintegration to thwart de-globalisation efforts, Lamy avers 

By: Terence Creamer     18th August 2017 Former World Trade Organisation director-general Pascal Lamy sees no turning back from globalisation, despite the current rise in political... 

Cost of disintegration to thwart de-globalisation efforts, Lamy avers
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ANC KwaZulu-Natal factions promise to respect court decision

ANC KwaZulu-Natal factions promise to respect court decision

By: African News Agency      18th August 2017 KwaZulu-Natal divisions in the African National Congress (ANC) were laid bare over the past two days in the Pietermaritzburg High Court in a case... 

Gigaba sidesteps questions about Nene’s non-appointment to BRICS Bank

Gigaba sidesteps questions about Nene’s non-appointment to BRICS Bank

By: African News Agency      18th August 2017 Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba on Thursday distanced himself from the controversy surrounding the non-appointment of his predecessor, Nhlanhla... 

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No, 70% of American foreign aid is not ‘stolen off the top’

No, 70% of American foreign aid is not ‘stolen off the top’

23rd January 2017 The United States spends about $50-billion on foreign aid, or about 1% of its entire federal budget. Much of it, whether in the form of... 

The questionable legality of military intervention in The Gambia

The questionable legality of military intervention in The Gambia

20th January 2017 With tensions rising in The Gambia, a coalition of states have deployed forces along the country’s borders, poised to launch a military... 

Power battle lines

Power battle lines

20th January 2017 The delicate balancing of the factional interests within the African National Congress (ANC) was a significant feature of the National Executive... 

Diversity in the  township economy

Diversity in the township economy

20th January 2017 In the week that the country waited with bated breath for the national executive committee of the ruling party to decide the fate of the President... 

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Africa 2030: Roadmap for a Renewable Energy Future (April 2016)

Africa 2030: Roadmap for a Renewable Energy Future (April 2016)

By: Sane Dhlamini     26th April 2016 African countries need to meet fast-growing energy demand and extend modern energy services to more communities while also improving people’s... 

United Nations @ 70 (April 2016)

United Nations @ 70 (April 2016)

By: Sane Dhlamini     26th April 2016 The Institute for Global Dialogue (IGD) in partnership with the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) South Africa Office held a one day seminar in... 

The Implications of the Cuba -EU Agreement on Enhanced Political Dialogue and Cooperation (April 2016)

The Implications of the Cuba -EU Agreement on Enhanced Political Dialogue and Cooperation (April 2016)

By: Sane Dhlamini     26th April 2016 On Friday, 11 March 2016, the European Union and Cuba signed a historic agreement, the Political Dialogue and Cooperation Agreement (PDCA), to... 

Senior MK Commanders Memo  (April 2016)

Senior MK Commanders Memo (April 2016)

By: Sane Dhlamini     25th April 2016 1. We, the undersigned, are all committed cadres of the African National Congress, having served our glorious movement for many decades. Throughout... 

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Statements

DWS: Providing water impacts financial results negatively

DWS: Providing water impacts financial results negatively

5th October 2017 The Department of Water and Sanitation enhanced capital infrastructure project planning, thereby reducing emergency intervention projects to a... 

Eskom: Eskom takes action to recover funds unlawfully paid to McKinsey and Trillian

Eskom: Eskom takes action to recover funds unlawfully paid to McKinsey and Trillian

5th October 2017 Eskom sought McKinsey and Trillian’s cooperation in respectively returning R1-billion and R564-million which appears to have been unlawfully paid... 

dti: SA and Algeria resolute in translating political partnership into tangible economic outcomes

dti: SA and Algeria resolute in translating political partnership into tangible economic outcomes

5th October 2017 South Africa and Algeria are acting resolutely and methodically to translate political partnerships into tangible actions in various areas of... 

SA: Parliament plans extensive public consultation on reopening of land claims

SA: Parliament plans extensive public consultation on reopening of land claims

5th October 2017 In response to a Constitutional Court judgment that nullified the 2014 Restitution of Land Rights Act, citing inadequate public involvement, the... 

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Press Offices

Standard for Responsible Mining Released

Standard for Responsible Mining Released

5th April 2016 Today, the Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance (IRMA) released the second and revised draft Standard for Responsible Mining for a sixty-day... 

Webber Wentzel reinforces its dominance with top tier appointments

Webber Wentzel reinforces its dominance with top tier appointments

5th April 2016 As the firm continues to reinforce its bench strength and expertise in key areas to drive its growth strategy, it today announced the appointment... 

Is there a limit to the powers of trustees to determine the mode of payment of a death benefit to a major beneficiary

Is there a limit to the powers of trustees to determine the mode of payment of a death benefit to a major beneficiary

5th April 2016 The Pension Fund Adjudicator’s decision in the matter of Mahomed v Argus Provident Fund [2016] JOL 35406 (PFA) dealt with dissatisfaction with the... 

Labour Appeal Court finds against Amcu in long-running labour battle, but this is unlikely to be the last word on the matter

Labour Appeal Court finds against Amcu in long-running labour battle, but this is unlikely to be the last word on the matter

4th April 2016 An important decision by the Labour Appeal Court was made last week to finally determine the long-running dispute between the Association of... 

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