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Police looking into threats against Malema, EFF leadership

By: News24Wire      19th April 2018 The South Africa Police Service said it was looking into threats made against Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema. It said the... 

Police looking into threats against Malema, EFF leadership
EFF leader Julius Malema
Makhura congratulates Ramaphosa’s new economic adviser

Makhura congratulates Ramaphosa’s new economic adviser

By: Thabi Madiba     18th April 2018 Gauteng Premier David Makhura on Wednesday congratulated economist Trudi Makhaya following her appointment as President Cyril Ramaphosa’s economic... 

Rand recovery double-edged sword, land must be shared – Ramaphosa

Rand recovery double-edged sword, land must be shared – Ramaphosa

By: Reuters     18th April 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Wednesday the rebound in the country's currency, the rand, had both positive and negative effects but wasn't... 

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 Africa needs a revolution in education

Africa needs a revolution in education

16th April 2018 While education worldwide, especially for girls, has improved, the gap between Africa and the rest of the world is wide and the continent doesn’t... 

Do 1-in-5 Nigerian adults suffer from long-term depression? World Bank revises brief

Do 1-in-5 Nigerian adults suffer from long-term depression? World Bank revises brief

16th April 2018 Alarmed about what it said were rising suicides in Africa’s most populous country, a national newspaper in Nigeria attributed it to every fifth... 

Critical Facts About Waterborne Diseases In The United States and Abroad

Critical Facts About Waterborne Diseases In The United States and Abroad

16th April 2018 If you live in a developed country, you probably don’t think much about waterborne diseases. But they are a massive problem throughout the world... 

Obstacles facing a young black farmer in South Africa: a personal story

Obstacles facing a young black farmer in South Africa: a personal story

13th April 2018 A new sense of urgency has entered South Africa’s land reform process after the country’s parliament took a resolution to amend the constitution to... 

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Winnie Madikizela-Mandela obituary

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela obituary

10th April 2018 The life of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela encompasses commitment to community upliftment, opposition to apartheid and determination to build a... 

Renewables Readiness Assessment – Pakistan

Renewables Readiness Assessment – Pakistan

10th April 2018 Pakistan can increase its energy security, improve energy access, and spur social and economic development with renewable energy. Renewables... 

Incubating policy for economic transformation: lessons from Nepal

Incubating policy for economic transformation: lessons from Nepal

9th April 2018 A substantial body of theory now exists on economically sound and politically smart ways of jump-starting progress in poor developing countries. At... 

A Bitter Harvest – Child Labor and Human Rights Abuses on Tobacco Farms in Zimbabwe

A Bitter Harvest – Child Labor and Human Rights Abuses on Tobacco Farms in Zimbabwe

6th April 2018 In November 2017, President Robert Mugabe’s 37-year rule of Zimbabwe came to an end on the back of military intervention, and Emmerson Mnangagwa,... 

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Statements

SA: Statement delivered at Joint ANC and MJC Press Conference

SA: Statement delivered at Joint ANC and MJC Press Conference

19th April 2018 Introduction South Africans will be celebrating Freedom Day on the 27th of April. Our freedom, which our people fought for, and some died for, was... 

SA: Minister Derek Hanekom on jobs creation and promotion of entrepreneurship in tourism

SA: Minister Derek Hanekom on jobs creation and promotion of entrepreneurship in tourism

19th April 2018 Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom and his G20 counterparts have committed their countries to create more jobs and to promote entrepreneurship in... 

SA: President Ramaphosa assures investors Government is creating an enabling environment for investment

SA: President Ramaphosa assures investors Government is creating an enabling environment for investment

19th April 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa told investors and business leaders that South Africa is on the road to economic recovery as government is creating an... 

Sapu: Sapu supports lifestyle audits in Saps

Sapu: Sapu supports lifestyle audits in Saps

18th April 2018 The South African Policing Union (Sapu) fully supports the introduction of lifestyle audits in the South African Police Service (Saps) top... 

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Press Offices

Proposed amendments to controlled foreign companies

Proposed amendments to controlled foreign companies

13th April 2018 South Africa's tax legislation contains controlled foreign company (CFC) rules which aim to prevent South African taxpayers from locating companies... 

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What is the "MLI" and why is it important in the context of the South African tax system?

13th April 2018 The Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Project of the OECD was launched with the publication of the OECD BEPS Action Plan in 2013. The BEPS... 

Streamlining trade and infrastructure development in Africa

Streamlining trade and infrastructure development in Africa

12th April 2018 Increasing intra-African trade is essential for the growth and development of  the continent and so the recent signing of the African Continental... 

South Africa’s first biomass project under the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Programme  reaches financial close

South Africa’s first biomass project under the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Programme reaches financial close

12th April 2018 The first biomass project to be concluded under South Africa’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPPPP), the... 

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