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Agri SA slams AfriForum for publishing inflammatory list of farms to be expropriated

By: African News Agency      14th August 2018 Agri SA, a federation of agricultural organisations, on Monday questioned the status and content of the list of farms leaked by Afriforum said to... 

 Agri SA slams AfriForum for publishing inflammatory list of farms to be expropriated
 National Health Insurance rollout definite and will reduce healthcare costs – Motsoaledi

National Health Insurance rollout definite and will reduce healthcare costs – Motsoaledi

By: African News Agency      13th August 2018 The rollout of government’s ambitious National Health Insurance (NHI) plan will guarantee the provision of quality healthcare for more than 60... 

Workers union threaten to take Gautrain to ConCourt over non-disclosure of financial statements

Workers union threaten to take Gautrain to ConCourt over non-disclosure of financial statements

By: African News Agency      13th August 2018 The Federation of Unions of South Africa (Fedusa) on Monday threatened to take the Gautrain operator to the Constitutional Court for  allegedly... 

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Nelson Mandela 100

 SAA honors Madiba

SAA honors Madiba

18th July 2018 In celebration of former president Nelson Mandela's 100th birthday South African Airways (SAA) announced on Wednesday that they had branded three... 

Obama pays tribute to Mandela: and invites the world to find its better angels

Obama pays tribute to Mandela: and invites the world to find its better angels

18th July 2018 The world is celebrating the memory and legacy of one of Africa’s most illustrious leaders, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela. This year is special because... 

The Light Shines: A Poem for Madiba

The Light Shines: A Poem for Madiba

18th July 2018 The Light Shines ...   

 Mandela wanted reconciliation and peace – NWest legislature Speaker

Mandela wanted reconciliation and peace – NWest legislature Speaker

18th July 2018 Former president Nelson Mandela preached reconciliation and unity, North West Provincial Legislature Speaker Sussana Dantjie said on Wednesday.... 

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Opinions

Tipping point?

Tipping point?

10th August 2018 The dust has well and truly settled on of the tenth Brics summit, hosted in Johannesburg last month. While the event was generally viewed as... 

Govt moving to accelerate measures to boost township economy

10th August 2018 One of the most frustrating realities of government operations is the red tape that entrepreneurs experience when they seek assistance. The slow... 

The Future of Manufacturing Employment

The Future of Manufacturing Employment

8th August 2018 Are the robots going to steal our jobs? In March 2018, CDE invited Robert Lawrence to speak to audiences of policy-makers and business leaders... 

 Who has the power in SADC?

Who has the power in SADC?

7th August 2018 Leaders of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) will meet in Windhoek next week for their 38th annual summit. South Africa is handing... 

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“Bangladesh Is Not My Country”

“Bangladesh Is Not My Country”

6th August 2018 In late August and September 2017, Bangladesh welcomed the sudden influx of several hundred thousand Rohingya refugees fleeing ethnic cleansing in... 

The Africa Infrastructure Development Index July 2018

The Africa Infrastructure Development Index July 2018

3rd August 2018 The development of infrastructure in Africa is critical for fostering economic growth and improving the living standards of Africans. It... 

 Three compelling reasons why the G20’s plan for an infrastructure asset class is fundamentally flawed

Three compelling reasons why the G20’s plan for an infrastructure asset class is fundamentally flawed

3rd August 2018 Few doubt the need for significant global investment in sustainable infrastructure. Without bettersocial and economic infrastructure, such as... 

 Open Government Partnership: Promoting Democracy Amid Global Turmoil

Open Government Partnership: Promoting Democracy Amid Global Turmoil

1st August 2018 Democracy, liberalism and civil society are under attack from authoritarian leaders worldwide, but their supporters are working hard to ensure they... 

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Statements

DA: SABC has no money to pay legal fees owed to the DA for Hlaudi cases

DA: SABC has no money to pay legal fees owed to the DA for Hlaudi cases

Updated 7 hours ago The SABC’s lawyers have informed the Democratic Alliance (DA) that the public broadcaster cannot pay the full outstanding amounts due to the DA as... 

DMR: Minister Mantashe concerned by Gold Fields decision

DMR: Minister Mantashe concerned by Gold Fields decision

Updated 7 hours ago Mineral Resources Minister Mr Gwede Mantashe has noted with concern the decision by mining company Gold Fields to go ahead with its restructuring... 

GCIS: Justice Minister further elaborates on the reason for the President's proclamation authorising the SIU

GCIS: Justice Minister further elaborates on the reason for the President's proclamation authorising the SIU

Updated 7 hours ago In the light of extensive media and general public interest shown in the recent issuing of a proclamation by President Cyril Ramaphosa authorising... 

Outa: Outa asks Minister to investigate Magalies Water

Outa: Outa asks Minister to investigate Magalies Water

14th August 2018 Governance issues at a utility responsible for the crucial service of water delivery cannot be ignored, says Outa. The Organisation Undoing Tax... 

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Press Offices

A climate change bill that needs changing?

A climate change bill that needs changing?

6th August 2018 With comments due on 8 August 2018, the time to consider and submit comments on the draft Climate Change Bill is now.  Let’s be clear.  This is not... 

Maternity leave: Only applicable to female employees?

Maternity leave: Only applicable to female employees?

6th August 2018 Traditionally only Female Employees were granted maternity leave by their Employers. The Basic Conditions of Employment Act, 75 of 1997, as... 

Knock Knock Knocking on jail's door

Knock Knock Knocking on jail's door

3rd August 2018 The amendments to the Competition Act, 1998, which introduce criminal liability for cartel conduct, came into effect on 1 May 2016. The amendments... 

Is it game set and match Federer?

Is it game set and match Federer?

3rd August 2018 Roger Federer, holder of eight Wimbledon men’s singles titles and currently ranked no. 2 in the world in men’s tennis singles, is one of the... 

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