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Nersa grants Eskom R32.69bn in RCA application

By: African News Agency      14th June 2018 The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) on Thursday granted Eskom R32.69-billion following its regulatory clearing account (RCA)... 

Nersa grants Eskom R32.69bn in RCA application
SARB launches commemorative Mandela banknotes

SARB launches commemorative Mandela banknotes

By: African News Agency      14th June 2018 The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has said that it will be launching its first commemorative banknote series, in celebration of the first... 

Wage protests threaten South African power supply

Wage protests threaten South African power supply

By: Reuters     14th June 2018 About 1 000 union members picketed Eskom's headquarters on Thursday in a wage dispute that threatens the cash-strapped South African utility's... 

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Mandela centenary: South Africans must not let trifles undermine his legacy

Mandela centenary: South Africans must not let trifles undermine his legacy

11th June 2018 This year marks a century since liberation struggle hero and global statesman Nelson Mandela was born. Throughout 2018, celebrations and events are... 

Nelson Mandela’s “obstinacy” – #Mandela’s leadership part 2

Nelson Mandela’s “obstinacy” – #Mandela’s leadership part 2

11th June 2018 Nelson Mandela was notoriously stubborn or obstinate both words that are generally used to connote negative qualities.  But the dictionaries... 

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa can help resolve the Gaza crisis

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa can help resolve the Gaza crisis

8th June 2018 The gunning down by the Israeli army of protesting Palestinians at the Gaza border in May has drawn international condemnation. There’s also been... 

The way history is taught in South Africa is ahistorical -- and that's a problem

The way history is taught in South Africa is ahistorical -- and that's a problem

8th June 2018 History may soon be a compulsory school subject until Grade 12 in South Africa. A task team established by the country’s minister of basic... 

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Grand Bargain annual independent report 2018

Grand Bargain annual independent report 2018

6th June 2018 In May 2016, 18 donor countries and 16 aid organisations signed a ‘Grand Bargain’ outlining 51 mutual commitments across ten thematic workstreams –... 

 Managing Investment Risk for the Long Term: Insights on practitioner progress beyond short-term financial considerations

Managing Investment Risk for the Long Term: Insights on practitioner progress beyond short-term financial considerations

6th June 2018 Driven by a new wave of disruptive growth from innovation, automation, and technology-centred processes, financial markets are undergoing a period... 

 Future Scenarios and Implications for the Industry

Future Scenarios and Implications for the Industry

6th June 2018 Incremental change is not an option any more in the construction industry. By redefining the ultimate frontier, leapfrogging innovations in... 

UNCTAD Annual Report 2017

UNCTAD Annual Report 2017

5th June 2018 The Nairobi Maafikiano, the work programme agreed by UNCTAD member States at the fourteenth session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and... 

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Statements

DA: Natasha Mazzone says Eskom tariff increases an assault on the poor

DA: Natasha Mazzone says Eskom tariff increases an assault on the poor

15th June 2018 The DA notes with concern the decision by the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) to grant Eskom’s request to recover more than R32... 

SA: Black Lawyers Association on the occasion of the 42nd  Commemoration of the June 16th Uprising

SA: Black Lawyers Association on the occasion of the 42nd Commemoration of the June 16th Uprising

15th June 2018 The Black Lawyers Association, founded in 1977, a year after the sordid episode of the killing of young students in Soweto on that fateful day, the... 

DA: Solly Malatsi appointed as DA National Spokesperson

DA: Solly Malatsi appointed as DA National Spokesperson

15th June 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) wishes to inform members of the media that Solly Malatsi (33) has been appointed as a National Spokesperson. The... 

Brand SA: Brand South Africa’s Domestic Perceptions Research wins two awards at the Southern African Market Research Association

Brand SA: Brand South Africa’s Domestic Perceptions Research wins two awards at the Southern African Market Research Association

15th June 2018 Brand South Africa in collaboration with its domestic perceptions research agencies, African Response and MarkData, are proud to announce to have... 

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National Minimum Wage update

National Minimum Wage update

7th June 2018 The National Assembly has recently passed three bills namely the National Minimum Wage (NMW) Bill, the Basic Conditions of Employment Amendment... 

New Technology Equips Legal Field for the Future

New Technology Equips Legal Field for the Future

7th June 2018 Technology is transforming the information landscape and rapidly changing the workplace. The generally conservative legal industry has in no way... 

Demand for compliance lawyers is growing in Africa

Demand for compliance lawyers is growing in Africa

7th June 2018 Regulators around the world are increasing their focus on compliance issues and this has given rise to a substantial increase in demand for lawyers... 

“But it wasn’t racist

“But it wasn’t racist" - the Constitutional Court in South Africa confirms a hardline approach on racism 

6th June 2018 On 17 May 2018, the Constitutional Court of the Republic of South Africa (CC) delivered judgment in the matter of Rustenburg Platinum Mine v SAEWA... 

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