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Land issue is a festering sore – Ramaphosa 

By: News24Wire      14th November 2018 Whenever President Cyril Ramaphosa travels abroad and hosts a media conference, he now inevitably faces questions around land reform without... 

 Land issue is a festering sore – Ramaphosa
President Cyril Ramaphosa & European Parliament President Antonio Tajani
Hogan met Guptas twice

Hogan met Guptas twice

By: African News Agency      14th November 2018 Former Public Enterprises Minister Barbara Hogan and her late husband, struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada, first came across the controversial Gupta... 

South Africa's land expropriation unnerves investors – World Bank executive

South Africa's land expropriation unnerves investors – World Bank executive

By: Reuters     14th November 2018 Plans by South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) to change the constitution to allow the expropriation of land without compensation... 

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Powering a jobs compact

Powering a jobs compact

9th November 2018 The recent comment period on the draft Integrated Resource Plan 2018 (IRP 2018) proved useful in bringing to the fore a number of important issues... 

Can the centre hold, or will South Africa get its own Bolsonaro?

Can the centre hold, or will South Africa get its own Bolsonaro?

7th November 2018 Present indications are that South African voters are not gearing up to “do a Brazil” in the face of a mounting economic crisis and high levels of... 

How the First World War rewarded white South Africans, but not black compatriots

How the First World War rewarded white South Africans, but not black compatriots

7th November 2018 The outbreak of the First World War, coming little more than a decade after the Anglo-Boer war ended, presented white South Africans with a... 

 Ten years on, is Somali piracy still a threat?

Ten years on, is Somali piracy still a threat?

7th November 2018 On 6 November the United Nations (UN) Security Council renewed the authorisation for international naval forces to carry out anti-piracy measures... 

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The norms factor: recent research on gender, social norms, and women's economic empowerment

The norms factor: recent research on gender, social norms, and women's economic empowerment

9th November 2018 Gender discriminatory social norms are a widely recognized barrier to women’s economic empowerment, affecting both their access to decent work and... 

Levels and Trends in Child Mortality Report 2018

Levels and Trends in Child Mortality Report 2018

By: Creamer Media Reporter      7th November 2018 The United Nations Interagency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UN IGME) produces estimates of child and young adolescent mortality annually.... 

Policies and regulations for renewable energy mini-grids

Policies and regulations for renewable energy mini-grids

7th November 2018 Countries have adopted a range of approaches to the development of mini-grids, aiming to extend energy access to underserved areas or communities.... 

WHO Expert Committee on Specifications for Pharmaceutical Preparations

WHO Expert Committee on Specifications for Pharmaceutical Preparations

7th November 2018 The WHO Technical Report Series makes available the findings of various international groups of experts that provide WHO with the latest scientific... 

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Statements

DA: Newly built R33 million school sits empty while learners use old, unsafe school

DA: Newly built R33 million school sits empty while learners use old, unsafe school

15th November 2018 Following a recent oversight inspection to the Tsoseletso Intermediate School in Ratlou, the Democratic Alliance established that the newly built... 

Agri SA: “Put South Africa first”

Agri SA: “Put South Africa first”

15th November 2018 Agri SA confirms its position that expropriation without compensation (EWC) will have dire socio-economic impacts. The danger of EWC is especially... 

Eskom: Eskom, Edupark and the University of Limpopo do it again in Houston!

Eskom: Eskom, Edupark and the University of Limpopo do it again in Houston!

15th November 2018 Two years ago, in Oslo, Norway, the training partnership between Eskom, Edupark and the University of Limpopo, was awarded a Global Award in the... 

DA: DA governments continue to lead the charge in job creation, says Maimane

DA: DA governments continue to lead the charge in job creation, says Maimane

14th November 2018 Today, Wednesday 14 November 2018, Democratic Alliance (DA) Leader, Mmusi Maimane, paid a visit to Yoco, an African fin-tech company at the cutting... 

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Press Offices

David vs Goliath - You Don’t Have to be the Biggest Trade Union on the Block

David vs Goliath - You Don’t Have to be the Biggest Trade Union on the Block

6th November 2018 Large trade unions, often representing the majority of an employer's workforce, tend to believe that they are the Goliaths of the workplace, just... 

Discrimination On The Basis Of Disability In The Insurance Industry In South Africa: A Human Rights Violation Ignored By The Legislature?

Discrimination On The Basis Of Disability In The Insurance Industry In South Africa: A Human Rights Violation Ignored By The Legislature?

6th November 2018 Equality, it has been said, cannot be achieved by blindly equating everyone. At times, equality is better achieved by distinguishing between people... 

Mr A and XYZ CC v The Commissioner of the South African Revenue Service

Mr A and XYZ CC v The Commissioner of the South African Revenue Service

5th November 2018 In the case of Mr A and XYZ CC v The Commissioner of the South African Revenue Service the Tax Court had to determine whether the conduct of the... 

When private affairs of politicians can be discussed: Comparing the case of Tshabalala-Msimang, as we think about the Malusi Gigaba video scandal

When private affairs of politicians can be discussed: Comparing the case of Tshabalala-Msimang, as we think about the Malusi Gigaba video scandal

2nd November 2018 A video said to be containing compromising sexual content in relation to Minister of Home Affairs, Malusi Gigaba has arrested devotion in the... 

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