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Zuma releases his diary amid expectation that he will exit office

By: News24Wire      22nd January 2018 President Jacob Zuma has released his planned engagements until mid-February, amid heightened speculation that he could quit. This comes after the... 

Zuma releases his diary amid expectation that he will exit office
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 'No issues with workstreams' – Minister Dlamini testifies at Sassa inquiry

'No issues with workstreams' – Minister Dlamini testifies at Sassa inquiry

By: African News Agency      22nd January 2018 None of the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) bosses had a problem with the work of appointed advisory groups called workstreams, Social... 

 Zambian opposition challenges government to come clean on country’s debt

Zambian opposition challenges government to come clean on country’s debt

By: African News Agency      22nd January 2018 Zambia's opposition party, the United Party for National Development (UPND), has challenged President Edgar Lungu’s Patriotic Front party to come... 

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 The African Union finally wakes up to Trump

The African Union finally wakes up to Trump

18th January 2018 The reaction of the African Union (AU) to United States (US) President Donald Trump’s latest utterances during a discussion in the White House... 

ANC job creation boast ignores SA’s increased unemployment rate

ANC job creation boast ignores SA’s increased unemployment rate

18th January 2018 In one of his first duties as newly-elected president of the African National Congress (ANC), Cyril Ramaphosa gave the party’s traditional “January... 

Ramaphosa should end the presidential merry-go-round in South Africa

Ramaphosa should end the presidential merry-go-round in South Africa

17th January 2018 The large majority of South Africans, including members of the governing African National Congress (ANC), will be glad to see the back of Jacob... 

Why the drought levy tabled by Cape Town's mayor is unfair

Why the drought levy tabled by Cape Town's mayor is unfair

17th January 2018 Day Zero: the dreaded day when Cape Town’s taps are expected to run dry has been moved forward to 22 April. That is, unless residents reduce usage... 

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 Advancing Financial Inclusion Metrics: Shifting from access to economic empowerment

Advancing Financial Inclusion Metrics: Shifting from access to economic empowerment

19th January 2018 Financial inclusion is at a turning point. Due to advances in technology, the unprecedented advent of transactional and behavioural big data and... 

 Internet of Things: Guidelines for Sustainability

Internet of Things: Guidelines for Sustainability

19th January 2018 Our analysis of over 640 Internet of Things (IoT) deployments worldwide suggests that IoT has development benefits that could be maximised without... 

Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2017

Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2017

18th January 2018 Renewable energy has emerged as an increasingly competitive way to meet new power generation needs. This comprehensive cost report from the... 

Communicating Risk in Public Health Emergencies – A WHO Guideline for Emergency Risk Communication (ERC) policy and practice

Communicating Risk in Public Health Emergencies – A WHO Guideline for Emergency Risk Communication (ERC) policy and practice

17th January 2018 Recent public health emergencies, such as the Ebola virus disease outbreak in West Africa (2014–2015), the emergence of the Zika virus syndrome in... 

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DA: Bonginkosi Madikizela says new coalition government for Laingsburg

DA: Bonginkosi Madikizela says new coalition government for Laingsburg

Updated 4 hours ago This morning I signed an agreement with Mr Willem Adams, the Chairperson of the Karoo Ontwikkelingsparty (KOP), in terms of which the DA and the... 

RAF: RAF welcomes decrease in festive season road fatalities

RAF: RAF welcomes decrease in festive season road fatalities

Updated 4 hours ago The Road Accident Fund (RAF) welcomes the 11% decrease in festive season road fatalities announced by the Minister of Transport, Joe Maswanganyi,... 

DA: Jack Bloom says Qedani Mahlangu implicates Gauteng Premier in Esidimeni decision

DA: Jack Bloom says Qedani Mahlangu implicates Gauteng Premier in Esidimeni decision

Updated 4 hours ago Former Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu has further implicated Premier David Makhura in the decision to cancel the Life Esidimeni contract and... 

SA: Committee condemns Krugersdorp violence

SA: Committee condemns Krugersdorp violence

22nd January 2018 The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police has condemned the violence occurring in Krugersdorp, Gauteng. The right to assemble and... 

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Press Offices

Deal activity in Industrials, Manufacturing and Transport sector to rise in Africa and the Middle East in the next two years

Deal activity in Industrials, Manufacturing and Transport sector to rise in Africa and the Middle East in the next two years

11th January 2018 Baker McKenzie’s Global Transaction Forecast shows a rebound in global M&A transactions in the Industrials, Manufacturing and Transport (IMT)... 

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The "PITfalls" identified by SARS' 2017 Tax Statistics

11th January 2018 National Treasury and the South African Revenue Service released the 10th annual edition of the tax statistics for South Africa on 12 December... 

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation and Parliamentary Update - December 2017

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation and Parliamentary Update - December 2017

10th January 2018 National Environmental Management: Waste Act 59 of 2008 1. Call on the Paper Packaging Industry, Electrical Industry and the Lighting Industry to... 

Make sure your evidence is relevant

Make sure your evidence is relevant

By: Creamer Media Reporter      8th January 2018 Even if an employee has committed murder his/her dismissal will not be upheld by the CCMA or a bargaining council where there was insufficient... 

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