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Banking authority files for liquidation of VBS  

By: News24Wire      30th October 2018 The South African Reserve Bank's Prudential Authority (PA), formerly known as the Registrar of Banks, has filed court papers seeking the... 

Banking authority files for liquidation of VBS
VBS scandal: Makhado municipal officials face DA motion of no confidence

VBS scandal: Makhado municipal officials face DA motion of no confidence

By: News24Wire      30th October 2018 Two top Limpopo municipal officials could be shown the door on Tuesday for allegedly investing R63-million with VBS Mutual Bank without following... 

 Brian Hlongwa resigns as Gauteng ANC chief whip

Brian Hlongwa resigns as Gauteng ANC chief whip

By: African News Agency      30th October 2018 Chief whip of the African National Congress (ANC) in the Gauteng Legislature, Brian Hlongwa, resigned on Tuesday.  This comes as the party's... 

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 Emmerson Mnangagwa – Zimbabwe’s probable president

Emmerson Mnangagwa – Zimbabwe’s probable president

25th September 2018 Did Emmerson Mnangagwa win Zimbabwe’s 30 July presidential election? Not according to the MDC Alliance and its presidential candidate Nelson... 

 Probiotics, A Healthy Gut, and The End Of Processed Food

Probiotics, A Healthy Gut, and The End Of Processed Food

25th September 2018 Let’s be honest. Food is good. 

 Political bias within the system weakens SA criminal justice

Political bias within the system weakens SA criminal justice

21st September 2018 The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation – the Hawks – is supposed to be an independent investigative agency, and a key part of South... 

Facilitators of State capture in SA

Facilitators of State capture in SA

21st September 2018 The State capture commission of inquiry is under way. The picture that is beginning to emerge is that of a South Africa where, by the time former... 

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China’s Campaign of Repression Against Xinjiang’s Muslims

China’s Campaign of Repression Against Xinjiang’s Muslims

11th September 2018 The Chinese government has long carried out repressive policies against the Turkic Muslim peoples in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR)... 

ManpowerGroup – Employment Outlook Survey Global

ManpowerGroup – Employment Outlook Survey Global

11th September 2018 ManpowerGroup interviewed over 59,000 employers across 44 countries and territories to forecast labor market activity in Quarter 4 2018. All... 

 The Future of Business: Shaping inclusive growth in South-East Asia

The Future of Business: Shaping inclusive growth in South-East Asia

10th September 2018 South-East Asia has seen remarkable economic growth over recent decades but also faces serious challenges, especially growing levels of inequality.... 

 Hydrogen from renewable power: Technology outlook for the energy transition

Hydrogen from renewable power: Technology outlook for the energy transition

7th September 2018 As the world strives to cut carbon emissions, electric power from renewables has emerged as a vital energy source. Yet transport and industry will... 

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Statements

DA: Our legal challenge to have Ministers Gigaba and Dlamini fired will be heard in March next year

DA: Our legal challenge to have Ministers Gigaba and Dlamini fired will be heard in March next year

5th November 2018 When Cyril Ramaphosa was elected President of the Republic of South Africa in February of this year, he made a commitment to break with the status... 

DA: Anaesthetic machines sit idle for five years

DA: Anaesthetic machines sit idle for five years

5th November 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Northern Cape is calling on Health MEC, Fufe Makatong, to institute an urgent investigation into four “brand... 

SAFMH: Dros Suspect Referred for Psychiatric Evaluation

SAFMH: Dros Suspect Referred for Psychiatric Evaluation

5th November 2018 In September 2018, a suspect was arrested on the suspicion that he had raped a 7 year old girl at the Dros Restaurant in Silverton, Pretoria. He... 

CoGTA: Minister Mkhize Acknowledges Fire Fighters And Emergency Workers

CoGTA: Minister Mkhize Acknowledges Fire Fighters And Emergency Workers

5th November 2018 The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Dr Zweli Mkhize has extended best wishes and acknowledged the fire fighters,... 

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Press Offices

Employee screening is a must for start-ups

Employee screening is a must for start-ups

21st August 2018 Start-up ventures have become a common addition to the South African markets in recent years. With President Cyril Ramaphosa’s declaration to offer... 

Can you dismiss an employee for making racist comments in the workplace, which the employee believes to be inoffensive according to the employee’s culture?

Can you dismiss an employee for making racist comments in the workplace, which the employee believes to be inoffensive according to the employee’s culture?

21st August 2018 Is the dismissal of an employee, who compares a fellow employee to a monkey, fair, if the employee doing so alleges the statement was made in a... 

Employment Equity as selection criteria for retrenchment

Employment Equity as selection criteria for retrenchment

20th August 2018 The Employment Equity Act, 1998 obliges designated employers to implement affirmative action measures, which include ensuring the equitable... 

Namibia’s SADC Summit to focus on implementation of industrialization strategy

Namibia’s SADC Summit to focus on implementation of industrialization strategy

17th August 2018 The 38th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), currently taking place in Namibia, is... 

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