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SA Jewish Board appalled by Andile Mngxitama holocaust tweet 

By: News24Wire      24th August 2017 The SA Jewish Board of Deputies (SAJBD) expressed shock on Thursday at a tweet by Black First Land First (BLF) leader Andile Mngxitama claiming... 

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Mbeki: Situation in DRC 'is worrying, SADC must act'

Mbeki: Situation in DRC 'is worrying, SADC must act'

By: News24Wire      24th August 2017 Former President Thabo Mbeki has reportedly said that the situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo is "worrying", adding that the Southern... 

ANC wins by-elections

ANC wins by-elections

By: African News Agency      24th August 2017 The African National Congress (ANC) on Thursday boasted that it has “emerged victorious” following the results of the by-elections held in four... 

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South Africa's 'rainbow nation' is a myth that students need to unlearn

South Africa's 'rainbow nation' is a myth that students need to unlearn 

20th October 2016 Apartheid capitalised on differences in race, culture and gender. When it was finally abolished in 1994, South Africa introduced a new ideology in... 

Trade can help poor countries cope with water shortages, and food security

Trade can help poor countries cope with water shortages, and food security

20th October 2016 Many people believe that water shortages will threaten global food security. That is not true. The world is not short of water. Even with climate... 

 BRICS – the dream deferred, for now

BRICS – the dream deferred, for now 

20th October 2016 The commanding position that the BRICS economies once held in the post-global financial crises era legitimised their claims for more equitable... 

What South Africa's student protests have taught me about peacekeeping

What South Africa's student protests have taught me about peacekeeping

19th October 2016 During the 1980s as an academic at Johannesburg’s University of the Witwatersrand, I found myself caught between police and protesters – if... 

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“When I Picture My Future, I See Nothing” – Barriers to Education for Syrian Refugee Children in Turkey (Nov 2015)

“When I Picture My Future, I See Nothing” – Barriers to Education for Syrian Refugee Children in Turkey (Nov 2015)

9th November 2015 Nine-year-old Mohammed has not attended school since 2012, when an armed group took over his school in the Aleppo countryside. His family, which... 

Empowering refugees from Syria and host governments to face a long-term crisis (Nov 2015)

Empowering refugees from Syria and host governments to face a long-term crisis (Nov 2015)

9th November 2015 With no end to the conflict in Syria in sight, the four million people forced to flee the country have no foreseeable prospect of safe return. And... 

Unintended Consequences of Anti–Money Laundering Policies for Poor Countries (Nov 2015)

Unintended Consequences of Anti–Money Laundering Policies for Poor Countries (Nov 2015)

9th November 2015 Money laundering, terrorism financing and sanctions violations by individuals, banks and other financial entities are serious offences with... 

Intellectual property– How much room is left for industrial policy? (Nov 2015)

Intellectual property– How much room is left for industrial policy? (Nov 2015)

9th November 2015 Developing countries have largely focused on and carefully assessed during multilateral trade negotiations that took place in the last 30 years,... 

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Statements

SA: Response by the attorneys on the demand to withdraw The President's Keepers by Jacques Pauw

SA: Response by the attorneys on the demand to withdraw The President's Keepers by Jacques Pauw

6th November 2017 Willem de Klerk Attorneys, acting for NB Publishers and Jacques Pauw, the publisher and author of the book “The President’s Keepers” has responded... 

SACP: SACP says threats to ban Jacques Pauw’s book and concoct charges against leaders of the Communist Party a serious cause for concern

SACP: SACP says threats to ban Jacques Pauw’s book and concoct charges against leaders of the Communist Party a serious cause for concern

5th November 2017 The South African Communist Party (SACP) notes with deep concern threats by the State Security Agency (SSA) to Act to silence the latest source of... 

GCIS: Communications Minister saddened by death of SABC manager

GCIS: Communications Minister saddened by death of SABC manager

5th November 2017 Minister of Communications, Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane expresses her deepest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of the South African... 

DA: John Steenhuisen says answers needed on Minister Bongo’s security clearance despite active Hawks investigation

DA: John Steenhuisen says answers needed on Minister Bongo’s security clearance despite active Hawks investigation

5th November 2017 The DA notes with concern media reports that newly appointed Minister of State Security, Bongani Bongo, is being investigated by the Directorate... 

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Press Offices

The CCMA cannot always be at fault

The CCMA cannot always be at fault

13th October 2015 Who determines the nature of a dispute in arbitration proceedings? Is it up to the commissioner to decide on whether or not the real dispute falls... 

The confidentiality of arbitration proceedings

The confidentiality of arbitration proceedings

12th October 2015 Some of the challenges faced by corporate entities involved in protracted legal disputes are huge legal fees and delays in our courts. Companies... 

Deceased Estates: An Introduction

Deceased Estates: An Introduction 

12th October 2015 Every person has an estate that consists of the assets and liabilities that have accrued to a person during his/her lifetime. When a person dies,... 

Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group’s Africa wide experience is recognised by IFLR1000

Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group’s Africa wide experience is recognised by IFLR1000

12th October 2015 Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group’s expertise has been recognised in IFLR1000’s Financial and Corporate Guide. The firm’s South Africa office was rated... 

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