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Parliament calls on Hawks, NPA to act against alleged VBS looters 

By: News24Wire      17th October 2018 Parliament's standing committee on finance on Wednesday called on law-enforcement agencies, the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (The... 

Parliament calls on Hawks, NPA to act against alleged VBS looters
How Gigaba ignored a legal opinion on challenging the Guptas' citizenship

How Gigaba ignored a legal opinion on challenging the Guptas' citizenship 

By: News24Wire      17th October 2018 A legal opinion handed to Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba in May this year, by a top senior advocate and two juniors, strongly recommends he... 

Kessie Nair denied bail

Kessie Nair denied bail

By: News24Wire      17th October 2018 Kessie Nair has been denied bail in the Verulam Family Court on Wednesday. Nair, a former Durban councillor and convicted fraudster, is charged... 

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 The role of women in West Africa’s violent extremist groups

The role of women in West Africa’s violent extremist groups  

12th October 2018 Women’s involvement in Boko Haram attacks in the Lake Chad Basin is well known. However their role in the activities of the Group for the Support... 

South Africa won't create jobs unless it settles on a new social compact

South Africa won't create jobs unless it settles on a new social compact

12th October 2018 Nearly a week has passed since South Africa’s 2018 jobs summit. The two-day gathering produced some useful agreements between the social partners:... 

Electrically mobile

Electrically mobile 

12th October 2018 Following a somewhat questionable hiatus in September, petrol and diesel prices resumed their sheer climbs in October, leaving motorist with the... 

South Africa's economy is in a mess. New finance minister must hit the road running

South Africa's economy is in a mess. New finance minister must hit the road running

11th October 2018 The latest reshuffling of South Africa’s finance minister, following the resignation of Nhlanhla Nene and appointment of Tito Mboweni, may have... 

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VBS Mutual Bank - The Great Bank Heist

VBS Mutual Bank - The Great Bank Heist

10th October 2018 The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) received the forensic investigation report into the affairs of VBS Mutual Bank (VBS) from Advocate Terry... 

The Economic and Fiscal Effects of Granting Refugees Formal Labor Market Access (Brief)

The Economic and Fiscal Effects of Granting Refugees Formal Labor Market Access (Brief)

10th October 2018 However, to maximize their contributions and achieve improved well-being and self-reliance, refugees need formal labor market access. But this... 

Renewable Energy Outlook: Egypt

Renewable Energy Outlook: Egypt

10th October 2018 Egypt’s economic development hinges on the energy sector. To meet burgeoning energy demand, the government’s Integrated Sustainable Energy... 

A Coal Phase-Out Pathway for 1.5°C

A Coal Phase-Out Pathway for 1.5°C

10th October 2018 In its special report, Global Warming of 1.5°C, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has assessed mitigation pathways limiting... 

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Statements

Outa: Sanral’s e-toll threats out of touch with reality

Outa: Sanral’s e-toll threats out of touch with reality

17th October 2018 Outa believes that Sanral’s proposals to the Parliamentary Committee on Transport on Tuesday 16th October, about the various ways they intend to... 

Inter-ministerial Committee On Revitalisation Of Distressed Mining Communities Assess Progress In Addressing Developmental Challenges In Mining Towns And Labour-sending Areas

Inter-ministerial Committee On Revitalisation Of Distressed Mining Communities Assess Progress In Addressing Developmental Challenges In Mining Towns And Labour-sending Areas

By: Creamer Media Reporter      17th October 2018 Meeting of the Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on the revitalisation of distressed mining communities held on 16 October 2018   The IMC on the... 

Basic Education Sector To Clamp Down On Sexual Offenders With Tough New Measures

Basic Education Sector To Clamp Down On Sexual Offenders With Tough New Measures

17th October 2018 The Department of Basic Education welcomes the ground breaking collective agreements reached with teacher unions in the basic education sector.... 

DA Leader Maimane requests urgent Parliamentary debate on VBS heist

DA Leader Maimane requests urgent Parliamentary debate on VBS heist

17th October 2018 The blatant theft of almost R2 billion from VBS bank accounts by rich politicians, politically connected businesspersons, and their associates is... 

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Free Facebook Live Legal Q&A – Schoeman Law

Free Facebook Live Legal Q&A – Schoeman Law

5th October 2018 Presenters: Nicolene Schoeman-Louw and Sixolile Timothy – SchoemanLaw Inc Date/Time: 26 October 2018 at 13:30 Where: Facebook Live, SchoemanLaw... 

Racism and dismissals

Racism and dismissals

5th October 2018 South Africa’s racist past continues to affect our democratic society. This also follows us into the workplace to such an extent that the courts... 

The Job Summit – how about VAT?

The Job Summit – how about VAT?

5th October 2018 As we all know by now, we currently have the world’s biggest unemployment crisis right here in South Africa. It is thus only logical that we should... 

Dishonesty In The Workplace - Why It Is A Deal Breaker?

Dishonesty In The Workplace - Why It Is A Deal Breaker?

5th October 2018 It goes without saying that dishonest Employees should be dismissed from their employment. Why would dishonest Employees (even some that had... 

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