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Froneman calls for collective action towards zero harm in fatality-plagued mining business

By: Martin Creamer     22nd February 2018 A strong call to action was made by Sibanye-Stillwater CEO Neal Froneman on Thursday for a common purpose towards zero harm in South Africa's... 

Sibanye-Stillwater CEO Neal Froneman presenting half-year results covered by Mining Weekly Online’s Mining Weekly Online. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Darlene Creamer. Recorded 22.2.2018
Striking Gupta mineworkers demand answers about their future

Striking Gupta mineworkers demand answers about their future

By: News24Wire      22nd February 2018 Striking mineworkers at Gupta-owned Optimum Coal Mine have demanded to know the "truth of the sale" of the mine. Workers downed tools on Wednesday... 

 Western Cape drought will severely test govt, says provincial premier Zille

Western Cape drought will severely test govt, says provincial premier Zille

By: African News Agency      22nd February 2018 The immense challenge of the province's longest drought on record will test the capabilities at all levels of government to their limits, Western... 

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Verifying key claims in SA’s 2018 State of the Nation address debate

Verifying key claims in SA’s 2018 State of the Nation address debate

20th February 2018 South Africa’s parliament squeezed in the debate on the State of the Nation address as well as the president’s reply before the budget speech is... 

Sona 2018, Ramaphosa Rapture and the Re-vitalisation of the ANC

Sona 2018, Ramaphosa Rapture and the Re-vitalisation of the ANC

19th February 2018 This opinion piece was written by Mike Roussos Our new president did an excellent job of raising the spirits of the country with his rendition of... 

Fact-checked: Pres Cyril Ramaphosa’s first-ever State of the Nation Address

Fact-checked: Pres Cyril Ramaphosa’s first-ever State of the Nation Address

19th February 2018 New South African president Cyril Ramaphosa was afforded calm and plenty of cheers as he delivered his first state of the nation address. Did he... 

Unfinished business and legacies of the #Zuma period

Unfinished business and legacies of the #Zuma period

19th February 2018 Many will evaluate Jacob Zuma’s legacies by considering its impact on the economy, the rule of law, public institutions and similar factors. This... 

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 Electric Vehicles for Smarter Cities: The Future of Energy and Mobility

Electric Vehicles for Smarter Cities: The Future of Energy and Mobility

16th February 2018 This report examines the major trends affecting the transformation of energy and mobility systems, with a special focus on cities. Topics addressed... 

 Value in Healthcare: Mobilizing cooperation for health system transformation

Value in Healthcare: Mobilizing cooperation for health system transformation

15th February 2018 The “Value in Healthcare - Mobilizing cooperation for health system transformation” highlights three drivers of health system transformation: New... 

 ActionAid Senegal Annual Report

ActionAid Senegal Annual Report

15th February 2018 ActionAid Senegal Annual Report 

Experimentalism in international support to rule of law and justice

Experimentalism in international support to rule of law and justice

15th February 2018 In May 2017, ODI and the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) convened a workshop. It aimed to explore to what extent... 

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Statements

DA: James Masango on 2018 SOPA: Mafia administration will be hidden under veil of ‘unity’

DA: James Masango on 2018 SOPA: Mafia administration will be hidden under veil of ‘unity’

22nd February 2018 With the likelihood of Mpumalanga Premier, David Mabuza, delivering his final State of the Province Address (SOPA) tomorrow, we can expect him to... 

SA: Minister Davies to launch 20th anniversary campaign of workplace challenge programme

SA: Minister Davies to launch 20th anniversary campaign of workplace challenge programme

22nd February 2018 The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies, will launch a campaign to commemorate twenty years of successful productivity improvement by the... 

DA: Belinda Bozzoli says Treasury confirms it has not done a full costing on free Higher Education plan

DA: Belinda Bozzoli says Treasury confirms it has not done a full costing on free Higher Education plan

22nd February 2018 Treasury officials admitted yesterday that they have not done a full costing of former President, Jacob Zuma’s, promises on fee-free Higher... 

DA: Khume Ramulifho says Gauteng Education is in crisis, Total Change needed

DA: Khume Ramulifho says Gauteng Education is in crisis, Total Change needed

22nd February 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) has observed that since schools reopened in January this year, there are many crises experienced in Gauteng, ranging... 

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Press Offices

Tax break for employees on voluntary retrenchment benefits

Tax break for employees on voluntary retrenchment benefits

12th February 2018 The South African Institute of Tax Professionals (SAIT) recently made submissions to the South African Revenue Service (SARS) regarding the tax... 

Competition Commission's inquiry into data costs finalised in 2018

Competition Commission's inquiry into data costs finalised in 2018

9th February 2018 The past two years have seen the Competition Commission undertake a number of market inquiries involving the retail, healthcare and public... 

Head of Tax at Baker McKenzie in Johannesburg wins Client Choice award

Head of Tax at Baker McKenzie in Johannesburg wins Client Choice award

8th February 2018 Baker McKenzie’s partner and Head of Tax in Johannesburg, Stephan Spamer, has received a 2018 Client Choice Award in the Corporate Tax category,... 

Full Stop Ahead: Public Interest in Blocking Digital Content

Full Stop Ahead: Public Interest in Blocking Digital Content

7th February 2018 It makes for the perfect ideological storm when IP law and ICT law meet and the right to freedom of expression stands in the way. Capitalist and... 

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