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Public hearings on land expropriation to be taken to SA provinces from June 27

By: African News Agency      10th May 2018 Members of Parliament on Thursday have adopted a programme for public hearings on the contentious proposal to change the Constitution to allow for... 

 Public hearings on land expropriation to be taken to SA provinces from June 27
Radebe links IRP certainty to Ramaphosa’s $100bn investment drive

Radebe links IRP certainty to Ramaphosa’s $100bn investment drive

By: Terence Creamer     10th May 2018 The long awaited update to South Africa’s Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) will be presented to Cabinet for its approval on August 15, Energy... 

Gold industry running risk of becoming irrelevant – Bristow

Gold industry running risk of becoming irrelevant – Bristow

By: Martin Creamer     10th May 2018 The gold mining industry is running the risk of becoming irrelevant to the investment community. “It hasn’t delivered much value for a long time,”... 

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What is at stake in ANC presidential succession?

What is at stake in ANC presidential succession?

21st April 2017 Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Sane Dhlamini about 'What is at stake in ANC presidential succession?'. Click here to read the column. 

Suttner's View: What can we, ourselves do about the current political crisis?

Suttner's View: What can we, ourselves do about the current political crisis?

21st April 2017 In this episode of Suttner's View Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Sashnee Moodley about 'What can we, ourselves do about the current... 

South Africa must look beyond individuals to solve the current crisis

South Africa must look beyond individuals to solve the current crisis

21st April 2017 When the axe finally fell on the embattled South Africa’s finance minister, Pravin Gordhan, and his deputy, Mcebisi Jonas, the reactions played out... 

President Zuma’s track record: 7 claims about #progress fact-checked

President Zuma’s track record: 7 claims about #progress fact-checked

21st April 2017 The South African presidency took stock of government’s progress under President Jacob Zuma in celebration of his 75th birthday on 12 April. A... 

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Public Sector Productivity – The Case of Secondary Education (May 2016)

Public Sector Productivity – The Case of Secondary Education (May 2016)

11th May 2016 With the economy growing slowly, public sector productivity is in the spotlight, especially the education sector, which accounted for the largest... 

The Impact of Municipal Capital Spending on Economic Growth (May 2016)

The Impact of Municipal Capital Spending on Economic Growth (May 2016)

10th May 2016 While responsibility for capital spending is shared across all government spheres in South Africa, spending by local government on socio-economic... 

Connecting Africa’s Resources through Digital Transformation (May 2016)

Connecting Africa’s Resources through Digital Transformation (May 2016)

10th May 2016 Deloitte’s participation as a strategic partner at the WEF on Africa regional summit will help to produce fresh ideas, spark needed debate and... 

Responding to South Africa’s Infrastructure Challenge (May 2016)

Responding to South Africa’s Infrastructure Challenge (May 2016)

9th May 2016 Meeting the government’s social and economic goals requires faster economic growth, which is affected by long-standing structural weaknesses in the... 

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SA: South Africa keen on balancing two-way trade with Ghana

SA: South Africa keen on balancing two-way trade with Ghana

5th July 2018 South Africa is keen on balancing two-way trade with Ghana and key to achieving this, would be the identification of new investment and trade... 

Saftu: Saftu appalled at pit toilet drowning

Saftu: Saftu appalled at pit toilet drowning

5th July 2018 The South African Federation of Trade Unions is appalled at the tragic drowning of a three-year-old boy after falling into a pit toilet at Diteteng... 

DA: Broken machinery and no manager at busy Soweto clinic

DA: Broken machinery and no manager at busy Soweto clinic

5th July 2018 The Lillian Ngoyi Community Health Centre in Soweto sees more than 200 000 patients a year, but has a vacant manager’s post and struggles with... 

SA: Public Protector on North West contractor incubation programme

SA: Public Protector on North West contractor incubation programme

4th July 2018 Public Protector Adv. Busisiwe Mkhwebane has invited aggrieved North West business people who were part of the provincial Public Works and... 

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Press Offices

CIPLA ordered by SCA to deliver its infringing Fiprotec spot on products to merial South Africa for destruction

CIPLA ordered by SCA to deliver its infringing Fiprotec spot on products to merial South Africa for destruction

22nd April 2016 On 1 April 2016, the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) upheld an appeal by Merial, Merial Limited and Merial South Africa (Pty) Ltd (Merial), against... 

Constitutional difficulties could arise with new competition laws

Constitutional difficulties could arise with new competition laws

22nd April 2016 Proposed amendments to the Competition Act are well-intentioned but could lead to constitutional and procedural difficulties in investigating and... 

Spoor & Fisher recommended as a Top-Tier IP Law firm by The Legal 500 EMEA Directory

Spoor & Fisher recommended as a Top-Tier IP Law firm by The Legal 500 EMEA Directory

22nd April 2016 For the second consecutive year, specialist, full service international intellectual property law firm Spoor & Fisher has been recommended as a... 

Reversing climate change starts at home: the South African carbon tax and the Paris Agreement

Reversing climate change starts at home: the South African carbon tax and the Paris Agreement

21st April 2016 If 12 December 2015, the day on which negotiations on the Agreement were concluded, will go down in history as the date on which humanity finally... 

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