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No quick fixes to KZN killings, Zikalala tells Moerane Commission

By: African News Agency      19th October 2017 There was no quick fix to the political violence and killings plaguing KwaZulu-Natal, the African National Congress’ (ANC) provincial chairperson... 

No quick fixes to KZN killings, Zikalala tells Moerane Commission
ANC KZN chairperson Sihle Zikalala
FBI opens investigation into South Africa's Guptas – FT

FBI opens investigation into South Africa's Guptas – FT

By: Reuters     19th October 2017 The FBI has opened an investigation into US links to South Africa's Guptas, escalating a scandal over the family's alleged use of a friendship with... 

Outa accuses Eskom consultants of ‘gambling’ with public money

Outa accuses Eskom consultants of ‘gambling’ with public money

By: Kim Cloete     19th October 2017 The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) has alleged that Eskom consultants Trillian Capital Partners have been “dabbling” in derivatives and... 

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 Is business trumping peace efforts in Libya?

Is business trumping peace efforts in Libya?

17th October 2017 A few weeks ahead of the crucial 5th African Union (AU)-European Union (EU) summit in Abidjan at the end of November, most officials on both sides... 

 Kleptocracy upsets delicate balance of mutual interests in mining sector

Kleptocracy upsets delicate balance of mutual interests in mining sector

17th October 2017 On the eve of the 2017 Johannesburg Mining Indaba, the Chamber of Mines declined an invitation to the opening gala dinner — part of continuing... 

#5facts: The sad extent of suicide in South Africa

#5facts: The sad extent of suicide in South Africa

17th October 2017 A 19-year-old woman reportedly jumped to her death in the South African suburb of Braamfontein. Media reports suggest that the university student... 

Zuma spy tapes decision

Zuma spy tapes decision

16th October 2017 Eight and a half years after the first application was brought to court, the Supreme Court of Appeal on Friday finally ruled that the decision to... 

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Decentralising climate finance: insights from Kenya and Ethiopia

Decentralising climate finance: insights from Kenya and Ethiopia

12th October 2017 This paper explores different mechanisms for delivering climate finance at the local level. It focuses on the experiences of a national climate... 

The World Development Report 2018 — Learning to Realize Education’s Promise

The World Development Report 2018 — Learning to Realize Education’s Promise

By: Sashnee Moodley     11th October 2017 The World Development Report 2018 (WDR 2018)—LEARNING to Realize Education’s Promise—is the first ever devoted entirely to education. And the... 

Mining for Sustainable Development Research Programme report

Mining for Sustainable Development Research Programme report

10th October 2017 Corruption Watch, in a new report released today, identifies the vulnerabilities in the mining application process, which give rise to corruption... 

IFC Annual Report 2017 : Creating Markets

IFC Annual Report 2017 : Creating Markets

10th October 2017 The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), two institutions focused on private sector... 

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OUTA: OUTA says Dudu won't be missed

OUTA: OUTA says Dudu won't be missed

19th October 2017 The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) welcomes the Cabinet announcement that a new board has been approved for SAA and Dudu Myeni is finally... 

SA: Announcement of the new board of SAA

SA: Announcement of the new board of SAA

19th October 2017 The Minister of Finance, Malusi Gigaba, is pleased to officially announce the appointment of six new members to the Board of South African Airways... 

DA: Phumzile Van Damme on a to-do list for the new Communications Minister

DA: Phumzile Van Damme on a to-do list for the new Communications Minister

19th October 2017 As the third Communications Minister in 7 months, Mmamoloko Kubayi now faces the monumental task of bringing much-needed stability to the various... 

PPC Slurry and Union sign wage agreement

PPC Slurry and Union sign wage agreement

19th October 2017 PPC wishes to confirm that the local management of its Slurry plant and members of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) have reached agreement... 

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Press Offices

Who Says Pop Music is Dead?!

Who Says Pop Music is Dead?!

9th October 2017 Not only are Duran Duran, the synthpop sensation of the 1980’s, still around, but they were recently successful in an application to appeal against... 

Design your logo

Design your logo

9th October 2017 Registered trademarks have in the past often been considered the only way to protect icons, logos, graphic symbols, surface patterns and... 

Water Management in South Africa - change on the horizon

Water Management in South Africa - change on the horizon

6th October 2017 Following on from a previous alert in relation to the restructuring of South Africa's Water Management Areas (WMAs) from 19 WMAs previously to a... 

How private is private communication in the workplace?

How private is private communication in the workplace?

5th October 2017 The European Court of Human Rights has recently considered the issue of whether employees have a right to privacy in terms of their private... 

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