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Amid poll restrictions, Eswatini activists hope for change

By: News24Wire      19th September 2018 Clutching a loudspeaker, a young man standing atop a pick-up truck repeatedly shouts "Votela! Votela!" as rush-hour pedestrians and shoppers walk... 

Amid poll restrictions, Eswatini activists hope for change
CNN-flighted advert projecting huge growth for platinum-using fuel cells

CNN-flighted advert projecting huge growth for platinum-using fuel cells

By: Martin Creamer     18th September 2018 French company Air Liquide, a member of the Davos-launched Hydrogen Council that includes platinum-mining company Anglo American, is currently... 

Eskom delays finalisation of new strategy to mid-November

Eskom delays finalisation of new strategy to mid-November

By: Terence Creamer     18th September 2018 South Africa’s electricity utility Eskom has delayed the publication of a new strategy blueprint to mid-November from an initial deadline of the... 

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Biko Legacy As Relevant As Ever

Biko Legacy As Relevant As Ever

17th September 2018 The murder of Bantu Steven Biko at the hands of the apartheid police 41 years ago inflicted a devastating loss not just on the Biko family, but on... 

South Africans come off second best as politicians play havoc with coalitions

South Africans come off second best as politicians play havoc with coalitions

14th September 2018 For the past two years political party coalitions have become the “new normal” in South African politics. They became a key feature in 2016 after... 

 Women claim their place in Somalia’s politics

Women claim their place in Somalia’s politics

14th September 2018 Women’s participation in Somali politics has traditionally been low, and a controversial topic in the country. Somali society typically ascribes to... 

Tax revenue and development spend: does Kenya’s majority leader get his numbers right?

Tax revenue and development spend: does Kenya’s majority leader get his numbers right?

14th September 2018 The leader of the majority party in Kenya’s national assembly wasted no time in trading punches with his TV host as he waded into a national... 

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India’s stranded assets: how government interventions are propping up coal power

India’s stranded assets: how government interventions are propping up coal power

14th September 2018 In 2015, under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change’s Paris Agreement, governments committed to keeping global temperature... 

 Trade Tech – A New Age for Trade and Supply Chain Finance

Trade Tech – A New Age for Trade and Supply Chain Finance

13th September 2018 This White Paper – a joint initiative of the Supply Chain and Transport industries and the System Initiative on Shaping the Future of International... 

Police Recorded Crime Statistics In RSA – Twelve Months 01 April 2017 To 31 March 2018

Police Recorded Crime Statistics In RSA – Twelve Months 01 April 2017 To 31 March 2018

12th September 2018 Police Recorded Crime Statistics In RSA – Twelve Months 01 April 2017 To 31 March 2018 

 Shaping ASEAN’s Future Readiness

Shaping ASEAN’s Future Readiness

12th September 2018 ASEAN is the fifth largest manufacturing hub in the world and a manufacturing powerhouse. It is estimated to propel itself into becoming one of the... 

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Statements

SA: House Chairperson Dikgale disappointed by shoddy built houses in Tshwane

SA: House Chairperson Dikgale disappointed by shoddy built houses in Tshwane

19th September 2018 The House Chairperson for International Relations in the National Council of Provinces (NCOP), Ms Masefako Dikgale, was disappointed by the... 

NUMSA: NUMSA's fight for workers at former Gupta owned companies will continue

NUMSA: NUMSA's fight for workers at former Gupta owned companies will continue

19th September 2018 The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) approached the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg to seek an order to prevent the... 

SOLIDARITY: Solidarity and Sasol to meet at the CCMA today

SOLIDARITY: Solidarity and Sasol to meet at the CCMA today

19th September 2018 Solidarity and Sasol are set to start talks at the CCMA in Johannesburg today in a bid to end Solidarity’s protracted strike at Sasol. Solidarity... 

SA: Police Committee obtains persmission to convene urgent meeting on security measures in parliament

SA: Police Committee obtains persmission to convene urgent meeting on security measures in parliament

18th September 2018 The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, Mr Francois Beukman, announced this morning that permission has been obtained from the House... 

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Press Offices

Amler’s Precedents of Pleadings Ninth Edition

Amler’s Precedents of Pleadings Ninth Edition

12th September 2018 Amler’s Precedents of Pleadings has been assisting busy litigators with the drafting and preparation of pleadings for nearly 60 years. Widely... 

Dismissing An Employee For Refusing To Obey Instructions

Dismissing An Employee For Refusing To Obey Instructions

11th September 2018 Can you dismiss an employee who refuses to obey instructions? SUMMARY 

South Africa faces big challenges but there are many positive developments

South Africa faces big challenges but there are many positive developments

10th September 2018 Merger & Acquisition (M&A) transactions in South Africa declined in terms of both the volume and value of domestic and cross-border deals in the... 

Baker McKenzie wins International Law Firm of the Year for the third time

Baker McKenzie wins International Law Firm of the Year for the third time

10th September 2018 Global law firm Baker McKenzie has won the International Law Firm of the Year Award at Legal Week’s African Legal Awards ceremony for the second... 

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