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SANDF insists Molefe call-up above board

By: African News Agency      20th November 2017 The South African Defence Force (SANDF) on Monday responded to criticism around the call-up of sacked Eskom chief executive officer Brian Molefe,... 

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Only unused ballots are shredded – Selfe on DA Congress allegations

Only unused ballots are shredded – Selfe on DA Congress allegations

By: News24Wire      20th November 2017 Democratic Alliance (DA) federal council chairperson James Selfe has rebuffed claims that the party shredded used ballot papers after the... 

Business Leadership SA reveals business contribution of R1.9tn to GDP

Business Leadership SA reveals business contribution of R1.9tn to GDP

By: African News Agency      20th November 2017 Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) chief executive, Bonang Mohale, revealed on Monday that business contributed R1.9-trillion to the country’s... 

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Is SA ‘among the top six in the world’ for nuclear medicine ingredients?

Is SA ‘among the top six in the world’ for nuclear medicine ingredients?

15th November 2017 The day after Minister David Mahlobo was moved from state security to energy, he highlighted South Africa’s achievements in nuclear science.... 

South Africa is still way behind the curve on transforming land ownership

South Africa is still way behind the curve on transforming land ownership

14th November 2017 Land is a highly charged and politicised issue all over the world. South Africa, with its history of extreme dispossession through colonialism and... 

Social mobility: South Africa’s underestimated challenge

Social mobility: South Africa’s underestimated challenge

14th November 2017 ‘Protesting’ is a long-standing part of South Africa’s political culture, and not an altogether negative one – it is a right in a democratic... 

Struggling to quorate and 33 days to go

Struggling to quorate and 33 days to go

13th November 2017 First the deadline was the end of October; then it was moved to 15 November; now some ANC members are asking for 19 November.  These are the... 

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 Barriers to Justice and Support Services for Sexual Assault Survivors in India

Barriers to Justice and Support Services for Sexual Assault Survivors in India

10th November 2017 In May 2017, a 23-year-old woman was murdered in Haryana state’s Rohtak district. The victim’s body was found four days after she was allegedly... 

 Stopping the Scandals: five ways governments can end tax avoidance

Stopping the Scandals: five ways governments can end tax avoidance

9th November 2017 When global corporations and the super-rich use tax havens to avoid paying their fair share, it is the poorest countries and people who lose most.... 

 Testing community consent: Tullow Oil project in Kenya

Testing community consent: Tullow Oil project in Kenya

9th November 2017 This case study assesses the extent of Tullow Oil’s compliance with the principle of Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) in Turkana County,... 

 Impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution on Supply Chains

Impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution on Supply Chains

9th November 2017 Disruptive technologies are transforming all end-to-end steps in production and business models in most sectors of the economy. The products that... 

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Statements

DA: Glynnis Breytenbach says Mkhwebane wastes taxpayers’ money once again

DA: Glynnis Breytenbach says Mkhwebane wastes taxpayers’ money once again

20th November 2017 The DA condemns Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s, late withdrawal of her application to postpone proceedings in the court case in which her... 

NEHAWU: NEHAWU on its state of readiness for the planned National Day of Action against DHET

NEHAWU: NEHAWU on its state of readiness for the planned National Day of Action against DHET

20th November 2017 The National Education Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] has been mobilising all its members in the Sector Education and Training Authority... 

DA: Natasha Mazzone says Mbalula must protect witnesses in Koko disciplinary hearing

DA: Natasha Mazzone says Mbalula must protect witnesses in Koko disciplinary hearing

20th November 2017 As former Eskom Acting CEO, Matshela Koko’s disciplinary hearing resumes on Thursday this week, the DA will write to the Minister of Police, Fikile... 

OUTA: AARTO is about money instead of road safety and will fail

OUTA: AARTO is about money instead of road safety and will fail

20th November 2017 The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) believes that recent amendments to the proposed Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences... 

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Press Offices

Tax Court confirms a hard line in relation to requests for reasons

Tax Court confirms a hard line in relation to requests for reasons

8th November 2017 The Income Tax Court (Tax Court) recently handed down judgment in ITC 0032/2016 and ITC 0033/2016 which were two identical applications dealing... 

Baker McKenzie offers practice management training to three external lawyers

Baker McKenzie offers practice management training to three external lawyers

7th November 2017 Baker McKenzie in Johannesburg has announced it will offer three external candidates a place on the firm’s Practice Management Training (PMT)... 

How Do You Define an Employee in the Gig Economy?

How Do You Define an Employee in the Gig Economy?

6th November 2017 There has been substantial growth in a category of the services sector which is often referred to as the “gig” or “collaborative” economy. The... 

Here is the News: You are an Independent Contractor, Not an Employee

Here is the News: You are an Independent Contractor, Not an Employee

6th November 2017 "What is the purpose of having your cake if you can't eat it?" a friend said after a couple of beers. Even he would admit that it sounds less... 

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