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'Irritated' Limpopo ANC PEC calls for corrective measures at municipalities over VBS saga

By: News24Wire      18th October 2018 After a week of numerous meetings, including sit-downs with the African National Congress's (ANC's) top six, and hearing from party officials who... 

'Irritated' Limpopo ANC PEC calls for corrective measures at municipalities over VBS saga
Gigaba on the Guptas: 'This is why I didn't act'

Gigaba on the Guptas: 'This is why I didn't act'

By: News24Wire      18th October 2018 Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has reacted angrily to a report earlier on Wednesday that he neglected to act on a legal opinion which advises... 

Sars slams reports of e-filing system collapse

Sars slams reports of e-filing system collapse 

By: African News Agency      17th October 2018 The South African Revenue Service (Sars) on Wednesday denied widespread reports that its e-filing system for tax returns was on the verge of... 

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Informal economies are diverse: South African policies need to recognise this

Informal economies are diverse: South African policies need to recognise this

16th October 2018 South Africa is currently mulling over ideas and agreements that recently came out of a two-day jobs summit. The country is losing the battle... 

 South Africans are feeling more and more unsafe

South Africans are feeling more and more unsafe

16th October 2018 Crime in South Africa is rising, and understandably, people feel unsafe – in their streets, their parks and their homes. Solutions to crime don’t... 

Here’s how SA can tackle homelessness

Here’s how SA can tackle homelessness

15th October 2018 A walk through Johannesburg’s metropolitan area highlights the glaring reality of homelessness in South Africa. Reasons for why and how people... 

 Perspectives on National Health Insurance Bill

Perspectives on National Health Insurance Bill

15th October 2018 In late June 2018, the Department of Health issued the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill and the Medical Schemes Amendment (MSA) Bill for public... 

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Recommendations

 Powering the transition: World Bank and other IFI energy lending in Asia

Powering the transition: World Bank and other IFI energy lending in Asia

12th October 2018 This year, the World Bank is holding its Annual Meetings in Asia. This is a region that will be key to the success of the global energy transition,... 

 History RePPPeated – How public private partnerships are failing

History RePPPeated – How public private partnerships are failing

12th October 2018 Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) are increasingly being promoted as the solution to the shortfall in financing needed to achieve the Sustainable... 

Military Occupation of Land in Sri Lanka

Military Occupation of Land in Sri Lanka

11th October 2018 On April 29, 2017, the Sri Lankan navy high command announced it would release 100 acres of land that security forces had been occupying in the... 

Lucky Goldstar and the Rockets

Lucky Goldstar and the Rockets

11th October 2018 From a per capita income of just US$80 in 1962, three times poorer at the time than North Korea, from 1965 to 1990, South Korea achieved an average... 

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Statements

Statement By The Inter-ministerial Committee On The South African Investment Conference 2018

Statement By The Inter-ministerial Committee On The South African Investment Conference 2018

18th October 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa will be hosting the inaugural South Africa Investment Conference on 25-27 October 2018. The theme of the conference is... 

SA Elected Chair Of Continental Competition Body

SA Elected Chair Of Continental Competition Body

18th October 2018 South Africa has been elected chair of the continental competition body, the African Competition Forum (ACF).   The body which comprises 31 members... 

Nehawu Is Currently On Strike At NDA

Nehawu Is Currently On Strike At NDA

By: Creamer Media Reporter      17th October 2018 The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] is currently on strike at the National Development Agency [NDA]. The strike comes... 

Justice And Correctional Services Portfolio Committee Notes Non-implementation Of Remedial Action By State Institutions

Justice And Correctional Services Portfolio Committee Notes Non-implementation Of Remedial Action By State Institutions

17th October 2018 The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services today had a briefing from the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) on its annual... 

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Press Offices

Signs of global action on the horizon to stem fishing deaths and injuries

Signs of global action on the horizon to stem fishing deaths and injuries

10th October 2018 Despite the estimated 24-million injuries and 24 000 mortalities every year on commercial fishing vessels worldwide, the fishing industry remains... 

Managing the risk of procurement fraud

Managing the risk of procurement fraud

9th October 2018 How proactive is your organisation in preventing procurement fraud? What measures are in place to reduce the possibility of incidents within your... 

Supply of Low Income Housing: Zero-Rated or Not?

Supply of Low Income Housing: Zero-Rated or Not?

8th October 2018 In the recent case of The Commissioner for the South African Revenue Services v Amawele Joint Venture CC (Amawele), the Supreme Court of Appeal... 

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation And Parliamentary Update – September 2018

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation And Parliamentary Update – September 2018

8th October 2018 SECTION A:  ENVIRONMENTAL (NATIONAL) MINING CHARTER 2018 

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