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Nchocho appointed to replace Qhena as head of IDC

By: Marleny Arnoldi     6th December 2018 Cabinet on Wednesday approved the appointment of Tshokolo (TP) Nchocho as Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) CEO on a five-year contract,... 

Nchocho appointed to replace Qhena as head of IDC
Newly appointed IDC CEO TP Nchocho
Nuclear regulator confirms receipt of 25 000 comments on Thyspunt, Duynefontyn applications

Nuclear regulator confirms receipt of 25 000 comments on Thyspunt, Duynefontyn applications 

By: Terence Creamer     6th December 2018 The National Nuclear Regulator (NNR) reports that is has received over 25 000 comments from affected parties and the general public in response to... 

Business confidence edges up slightly as momentum flattens – Sacci

Business confidence edges up slightly as momentum flattens – Sacci

By: African News Agency      6th December 2018 Business conference among South African companies edged up just slightly in November, with the momentum seen since September slowing, a survey... 

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Mining offers SA an infrastructure solution

Mining offers SA an infrastructure solution

4th December 2018 South Africa is generally woefully prepared for the future. Back in 2015, conservative estimates put SA at having “R1.5-trillion in infrastructure... 

The G20’s Africa problem

The G20’s Africa problem

4th December 2018 Although the G20 has made a limited effort to broaden its engagement with Africa in recent years, it has yet to include Africans in discussions of... 

Yes, China is Kenya’s biggest trading partner – but it’s not a balanced trade

Yes, China is Kenya’s biggest trading partner – but it’s not a balanced trade

4th December 2018 Kenya’s trade with China is rarely far from the headlines. The latest is a widely reported claim that China could seize Kenya’s assets over debt.... 

For Comrade Mendi Msimang

For Comrade Mendi Msimang

4th December 2018 I grew up in front of you, you held me in your arms, our families inextricably linked, during those frigid years of exile. 

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Identifying patterns in social norms contributing to violence against women and girls across Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean and the Pacific

Identifying patterns in social norms contributing to violence against women and girls across Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean and the Pacific

26th November 2018 Oxfam’s worldwide ‘Enough’ campaign to end violence against women and girls aims to challenge and change the harmful social norms that justify... 

Thinking and working with political settlements: the case of Tanzania

Thinking and working with political settlements: the case of Tanzania

23rd November 2018 All countries not in the throes of widespread civil war or conflict have a political settlement – that is, an explicit or implicit agreement among... 

Planning and prospects for renewable power: West Africa

Planning and prospects for renewable power: West Africa

21st November 2018 Low-cost renewable energy, especially from solar photovoltaic (PV) installations, has become an increasingly important part of West Africa’s... 

The Least Developed Countries Report 2018

The Least Developed Countries Report 2018

21st November 2018 Nowhere else in the world is radical economic transformation more urgent than in the least developed countries, which have the challenge of... 

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Statements

DA: DA to refer ANC’s City of Johannesburg State Capture allegations to Zondo Commission

DA: DA to refer ANC’s City of Johannesburg State Capture allegations to Zondo Commission

7th December 2018 Today, amaBhungane, revealed how the former ANC City of Johannesburg Mayor, Parks Tau, and former City MMC for Finance, Geoff Makhubo, allegedly... 

OUTA: Stop political meddling at SABC

OUTA: Stop political meddling at SABC

7th December 2018 The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) cautions Government and  Minister of Communications Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams to stop meddling in the SABC.... 

GAUTENG: Gauteng Government seeks divine intervention in the fight against gender based violence

GAUTENG: Gauteng Government seeks divine intervention in the fight against gender based violence

7th December 2018 Government, Interfaith based organizations and communities at large need to work together towards the eradication of gender-based violence in... 

NT: Government's response to the rating action by Fitch Ratings

NT: Government's response to the rating action by Fitch Ratings

7th December 2018 Government notes Fitch’s decision to affirm South Africa’s long term foreign and local currency debt ratings at ‘BB+’ and maintain the stable... 

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Press Offices

Eight Spoor & Fisher Lawyers Make The Best Lawyers List for 2019

Eight Spoor & Fisher Lawyers Make The Best Lawyers List for 2019

30th November 2018 Leading Intellectual Property (IP) law firm Spoor & Fisher is pleased to announce that eight of its lawyers, five partners and three consultants... 

Why registration of your Brand with Customs in Mauritius is important to your South African and rest of Africa enforcement strategy

Why registration of your Brand with Customs in Mauritius is important to your South African and rest of Africa enforcement strategy

29th November 2018 Mauritius attracts many entities wanting to set up shop on their tropical island. With this foreign investment, it is important to consider the... 

Intellectual property and the shape of things

Intellectual property and the shape of things

29th November 2018 Recently one of the leading producers of soy sauce, the Kikkoman Corporation, was finally able to have its soy sauce dispenser bottle registered as... 

Medical technology: Setting the pace in innovation

Medical technology: Setting the pace in innovation

29th November 2018 In 1962, when Nelson Mandela was imprisoned, Telstar launched the first communications satellite, and General Electric introduced the world to the... 

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