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Rand likely to remain volatile, says deputy SARB governor 

By: News24Wire      29th November 2018 Exchange rate forecasts for the rand remain widely dispersed, deputy governor of the SA Reserve Bank (SARB) Daniel Mminele said on Wednesday. It is... 

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Wits hosts two-day CORE workshop

Wits hosts two-day CORE workshop

By: Sane Dhlamini     29th November 2018 The University of the Witwatersrand’s (Wits’) School of Economics and Business Sciences on Thursday hosted academics and students in the field of... 

Mantashe to amend oil and gas sector moratorium

Mantashe to amend oil and gas sector moratorium

By: African News Agency      29th November 2018 Mineral resources minister Gwede Mantashe said on Thursday he would amend the moratorium currently in place for the oil and gas sector to allow for... 

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South Africa's jobs summit failed to tackle the hard issues

South Africa's jobs summit failed to tackle the hard issues

26th October 2018 South Africa recently hosted a Jobs Summit that brought key stakeholders –government, business and labour – under one roof to find better ways of... 

 Political vigilantism threatens stability in Ghana

Political vigilantism threatens stability in Ghana

26th October 2018 For over 25 years, Ghana has progressively entrenched democracy while maintaining relative peace and stability. It has gone through seven... 

We need a flexible world order

We need a flexible world order

26th October 2018 A geopolitical transition is underway. The post-1945 liberal world order is fracturing and failing to deliver on critical global public goods such... 

South Africa's new finance minister postpones tough decisions

South Africa's new finance minister postpones tough decisions

25th October 2018 South African finance minister Tito Mboweni’s 2018 medium-term budget policy statement brought no surprises. Standing before the National Assembly... 

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A political economy analysis of Uganda’s rural water supply sector

A political economy analysis of Uganda’s rural water supply sector

3rd October 2018 Many rural communities in sub-Saharan Africa still lack clean water for basic needs such as drinking and washing. Even where water points have been... 

A political economy analysis of Malawi’s rural water supply sector

A political economy analysis of Malawi’s rural water supply sector

3rd October 2018 Many rural communities in sub-Saharan Africa still lack clean water for basic needs such as drinking and washing. Even where water points have been... 

The gig economy: A challenge for the trade union movement

The gig economy: A challenge for the trade union movement

2nd October 2018 In this week’s article, Sofia Scasserra focuses on the challenges posed by the ecommerce sector or the gig economy on the labour movement.... 

 Global Value Chain Policy Series Regulatory Coherence

Global Value Chain Policy Series Regulatory Coherence

2nd October 2018 The global economy is characterized by international production networks, where firms operate through trade, foreign direct investment (FDI) and... 

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Statements

ANC KZN: ANC Wins A Court Against Vote Rigging

ANC KZN: ANC Wins A Court Against Vote Rigging

6th December 2018 The African National Congress in KwaZulu-Natal wishes to inform the people of KwaZulu-Natal and Umtubatuba in particular that the Electoral Court... 

R2K: Mashaba misses deadline to respond on Joburg Protest Fees

R2K: Mashaba misses deadline to respond on Joburg Protest Fees

6th December 2018 R2K Gauteng is outraged that Mayor Herman Mashaba and JMPD Chief of Police David Tembe have broken a promise to respond to concerns that the City... 

SACCI: Maintaining business confidence

SACCI: Maintaining business confidence

6th December 2018 SACCI released the November 2018 Business Confidence Index (BCI) at its offices in Illovo, Johannesburg. SACCI’s Business Confidence Index (BCI)... 

SA: Labour Committee Wants Better Working And Living Conditions For Horse Grooms

SA: Labour Committee Wants Better Working And Living Conditions For Horse Grooms

6th December 2018 The Portfolio Committee on Labour today met with the management of horse-racing and betting operator, Phumelela Gaming and Leisure Ltd, to discuss... 

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Press Offices

Regulations must be in place before marijuana is legalised

Regulations must be in place before marijuana is legalised

18th September 2018 The Constitutional Court announced today that dagga is now legal in South Africa for private use. However, there are a number of concerns and... 

 African organisations processing EU personal data should have GDPR compliance procedures in place

African organisations processing EU personal data should have GDPR compliance procedures in place

18th September 2018 Organisations in Africa that are processing the personal information of data subjects from within the European Union (EU) should already have... 

Webber Wentzel wins at the African Legal Awards 2018

Webber Wentzel wins at the African Legal Awards 2018

18th September 2018 Webber Wentzel won three of the main awards at the prestigious African Legal Awards hosted in Johannesburg on 7 September, 2018.   Webber Wentzel... 

Employers rustled by leave judgment

Employers rustled by leave judgment

14th September 2018 The labour court in South Africa recently considered whether an employee had a legal entitlement to accrued annual leave upon termination of... 

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