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Brian Molefe a content man just wanting to serve the nation

By: African News Agency      25th January 2018 Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe is a content man who just wants to serve the nation, his lawyer Barry Farber said on Thursday, speaking after the... 

 Brian Molefe a content man just wanting to serve the nation
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 Dlamini ignored legal advice, inquiry hears

Dlamini ignored legal advice, inquiry hears

By: African News Agency      25th January 2018 Social Development Minister, Bathabile Dlamini, ignored legal advice that she immediately inform the Constitutional Court about the South Africa... 

Zuma sticks to Madonsela's State capture probe recommendations

Zuma sticks to Madonsela's State capture probe recommendations

By: News24Wire      25th January 2018 President Jacob Zuma, some members of his Cabinet and the Gupta family will come under scrutiny when the State of Capture commission of inquiry... 

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Why microbes are key to solving Africa's food security crisis

Why microbes are key to solving Africa's food security crisis

31st January 2017 AgFunder, an online investment platform, just announced its innovation award winners. Topping the list was Biome Makers, a startup company that... 

Reality check: Are SA pupils the ‘most bullied’ in the world?

Reality check: Are SA pupils the ‘most bullied’ in the world?

31st January 2017 Marking the start of a departmental programme to promote safety in schools, the department of basic education minister, Angie Motshekga, received a... 

Trump's 'America first' pledge has echoes of Rhodesia’s racist white nationalists

Trump's 'America first' pledge has echoes of Rhodesia’s racist white nationalists

30th January 2017 Donald Trump’s bleak inauguration speech has attracted attention for, among other things, employing the phrase “America first”. The term was... 

A woman president in South Africa? Sadly top contender offers more of the same

A woman president in South Africa? Sadly top contender offers more of the same

30th January 2017 For South Africa’s beleaguered governing African National Congress the rise of a high-calibre woman leader should signal a turning of the pages,... 

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Enhancing aid architecture in the regional response to the Syria crisis (Feb 2016)

Enhancing aid architecture in the regional response to the Syria crisis (Feb 2016)

4th February 2016 As the conflict in Syria continues, its political, security, economic and social spill-over effects have intensified across the Middle East and... 

 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2016 – Mastering the Fourth Industrial Revolution (Feb 2016)

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2016 – Mastering the Fourth Industrial Revolution (Feb 2016)

3rd February 2016 At the Annual Meeting 2016, under the theme Mastering the Fourth Industrial Revolution, technology shifted from a supporting role to the spotlight.... 

Global Powers of Retailing 2016 – Navigating the new digital divide (Feb 2016)

Global Powers of Retailing 2016 – Navigating the new digital divide (Feb 2016)

By: Sashnee Moodley     3rd February 2016 The 19th annual Global Powers of Retailing identifies the 250 largest retailers around the world based on publicly available data for fiscal 2014... 

Botswana's democratic consolidation: What will it take? (Jan 2016)

Botswana's democratic consolidation: What will it take? (Jan 2016)

2nd February 2016 Botswana is Africa’s oldest continuous democracy, having enjoyed decades of peaceful multipartyism since independence in 1966. However, this... 

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NUMSA: Numsa calls on all workers to embark on a general strike to defend the right to strike!

NUMSA: Numsa calls on all workers to embark on a general strike to defend the right to strike!

22nd March 2018 The National Union of Metalworker of South Africa (NUMSA) is calling on all workers to embark on a general strike on the 25th of April 2018 to... 

SAFTU: SAFTU urges MPs to scrap laws which will attack workers' rights

SAFTU: SAFTU urges MPs to scrap laws which will attack workers' rights

22nd March 2018 The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) salutes the thousands of workers who marched through the streets of Johannesburg on 21 March... 

DHET: Minister Naledi Pandor welcomes resumption of academic programme at Walter Sisulu University campuses

DHET: Minister Naledi Pandor welcomes resumption of academic programme at Walter Sisulu University campuses

22nd March 2018 The Minister of Higher Education and Training, Naledi Pandor, has welcomed the resumption of the academic programme at the Walter Sisulu University... 

SA: Parliament on extensive public participation process

SA: Parliament on extensive public participation process

22nd March 2018 The Joint Constitutional Review Committee has resolved to go on an extensive public participation process in order to review Section 25 of the... 

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Press Offices

Changes that are Likely to Impact your Payroll

Changes that are Likely to Impact your Payroll

4th February 2016 The much-anticipated legislation to give effect to the tax harmonisation reforms of retirement funds has finally been signed into law by the... 

Can Years of Erroneous Payments Form Part of Employment T's & C's?

Can Years of Erroneous Payments Form Part of Employment T's & C's?

4th February 2016 The Labour Court recently considered whether years of erroneous payments by an employer to its employees could result in the payments forming part... 

Mining Charter III – A Way Forward

Mining Charter III – A Way Forward

3rd February 2016 South Africa’s mining industry has long been one of the economy’s most visible drivers but more recently regulatory uncertainty, labour strife, the... 

Clarifying jurisdictional overlaps

Clarifying jurisdictional overlaps

3rd February 2016 The employee in the case of greater Tzaneen municipality v Le Grange (685/2013)[2015]ZASCA 17, entered into a fixed-term contract of employment... 

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