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Brand new equipment takes centre stage at coal terminal

By: Martin Creamer     21st June 2018 The first phase of the equipment replacement project reached full swing at the Richards Bay Coal Terminal (RBCT) on Thursday when R1.34-billion... 

Brand new equipment takes centre stage at coal terminal
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The official launch of a new machine at the Richards Bay Coal Terminal
ANC confirms Job Mokgoro as its North West premier candidate

ANC confirms Job Mokgoro as its North West premier candidate

By: News24Wire      21st June 2018 The African National Congress (ANC) has confirmed that 70-year-old Job Mokgoro is its North West premier candidate to replace Supra Mahumapelo.... 

 Brics deputy ministers discuss Mideast, North Africa

Brics deputy ministers discuss Mideast, North Africa

By: African News Agency      21st June 2018 Government ministers from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (Brics) have discussed the situation in the Middle East and North Africa... 

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Imagery and identities in Mandela’s leadership (Part 3)

Imagery and identities in Mandela’s leadership (Part 3)

18th June 2018 From early in his life Nelson Mandela was very conscious of who he was, in relation to others, his identity or identities and the imagery that he... 

Forgotten Youths (Youth Living In Small Towns)

Forgotten Youths (Youth Living In Small Towns)

15th June 2018 From my observations, I note that as young people we often complain about how youth programs are limited to youth month only. Of course it is... 

Eskom strike and public sector strike

Eskom strike and public sector strike

15th June 2018 A few minutes before the first whistle marking the beginning of the 2018 World Cup, both social media and soccer enthusiasts complained about the... 

What to look for when assessing South Africa's president, Ramaphosa

What to look for when assessing South Africa's president, Ramaphosa

15th June 2018 Now that Cyril Ramaphosa has served as South Africa’s president for more than three months, many pundits and ordinary citizens are assessing his... 

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Submission To Parliament’s Constitutional Review Committee In Re: Expropriation Without Compensation

Submission To Parliament’s Constitutional Review Committee In Re: Expropriation Without Compensation

8th June 2018 The Joint Constitutional Review Committee has called for written public submissions on the review of section 25 of the Constitution in order to... 

Just Energy Transition: Community Ownership and the Future of Renewable Energy Systems

Just Energy Transition: Community Ownership and the Future of Renewable Energy Systems

8th June 2018 South Africa’s energy sector is a major contributor to the country’s Green House Gas (GHG) emissions, given its dependence on fossil fuels for... 

Inferior Infrastructure in Rural and Township Schools

Inferior Infrastructure in Rural and Township Schools

8th June 2018 Part of the National Development Plan’s vision is that, by 2030, South Africans will have universal early childhood education, high-quality... 

The future prospects of South African universities – Policy and funding options

The future prospects of South African universities – Policy and funding options

8th June 2018 VIEWPOINTS is a new series published by the Centre for Development and Enterprise in which we will be drawing on the expertise of South Africans... 

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Statements

SA: Chairperson appeals to parties in the Eskom collective bargaining process

SA: Chairperson appeals to parties in the Eskom collective bargaining process

21st June 2018 Committee Chairperson, Ms Lungi Mnganga-Gcabashe has called on Eskom management and the three trade unions involved (NUM, NUMSA and Solidarity) to... 

SA: Parliament on Constitutional Court ruling on Promotion of Access to Information Act

SA: Parliament on Constitutional Court ruling on Promotion of Access to Information Act

21st June 2018 This morning the Constitutional Court delivered a judgment that, inter alia, directs Parliament to amend the Promotion of Access to Information Act... 

DA: Jack Bloom says Premier Makhura must act on Hlongwa corruption report

DA: Jack Bloom says Premier Makhura must act on Hlongwa corruption report

21st June 2018 Premier David Makhura should act on the latest report which details unbridled corruption that totals R 1.2 billion when Brian Hlongwa was MEC for... 

DAFF: Operation Phakisa unlocks aquaculture potential in Saldanha Bay

DAFF: Operation Phakisa unlocks aquaculture potential in Saldanha Bay

21st June 2018 The Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Mr Senzeni Zokwana, welcomes the green light received on the proposed sea-based Aquaculture... 

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Press Offices

Expanded Legal Content Now Available to Navigate Africa’s Business Terrain

Expanded Legal Content Now Available to Navigate Africa’s Business Terrain

18th June 2018 Africa’s heightened economic momentum is widely recognised, with the continent now well entrenched as one of the favoured global destinations for... 

Best years ahead for capital raising in Africa

Best years ahead for capital raising in Africa

15th June 2018 Domestic and cross-border Initial Public Offering (IPO) capital raising by African issuers in the first half of 2018 (H1)  increased by 33%... 

Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa strengthens Durban team with senior appointment

Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa strengthens Durban team with senior appointment

14th June 2018 Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has announced the appointment of Ian Petherbridge, as director in the Durban office.   Ian will be focussing... 

A constitutional endorsement for direct democracy in customary law

A constitutional endorsement for direct democracy in customary law

14th June 2018 In the Royal Bafokeng Nation "a king is a king by virtue of the people" (kgosi ke kgosi ka morafe). This was endorsed by the South African High... 

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