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Acting NPA head Ramaite fumbles and falters during NDPP interview

By: News24Wire      14th November 2018 Acting National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Silas Ramaite has faced a tough morning of questions, trying to distance himself from... 

Acting NPA head Ramaite fumbles and falters during NDPP interview
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ACDP says scandal-ridden Gigaba was a 'liability' and should have resigned earlier

ACDP says scandal-ridden Gigaba was a 'liability' and should have resigned earlier

By: African News Agency      14th November 2018 The African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) on Wednesday said it welcomes the resignation of Malusi Gigaba from the position of Home Affairs... 

Quality of life for Africans low in Gauteng – survey

Quality of life for Africans low in Gauteng – survey

By: Sashnee Moodley     14th November 2018 The African population in Gauteng has a quality of life index score that is below the provincial average and is not catching up with white South... 

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From political support to business confidence

From political support to business confidence

7th November 2018 One of several challenges the Ramaphosa administration faces is how to convert the president’s political capital and support into business... 

 Can violent extremism be prevented?

Can violent extremism be prevented?

6th November 2018 Can the global community prevent violent extremism? Is the violence associated with terrorism different from other forms of violence, and in what... 

Ethics and scholarship: revisiting why I withdrew a thesis 49 years ago

Ethics and scholarship: revisiting why I withdrew a thesis 49 years ago

6th November 2018 On 14 December I will be awarded a Master of Laws (LLM) degree by UCT.  This, as many media reports have noted, is 49 years after I first submitted... 

African stock exchanges hold the key to unlocking the continent’s economic growth and development

African stock exchanges hold the key to unlocking the continent’s economic growth and development

6th November 2018 Due to increased economic growth and development, largely as a result of improved political stability, African exchanges offer great investment... 

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Five Ways to Improve the World Bank Funding for Refugees and Hosts in Low-Income Countries and Why These Dedicated Resources Matter More than Ever

Five Ways to Improve the World Bank Funding for Refugees and Hosts in Low-Income Countries and Why These Dedicated Resources Matter More than Ever

6th November 2018 The International Rescue Committee (IRC) and the Center for Global Development (CGD) have been closely following the rollout of the IDA18... 

Doing Business 2019 – Training for Reform

Doing Business 2019 – Training for Reform

6th November 2018 Doing Business 2019: Training for Reform, a World Bank Group flagship publication, is the 16th in a series of annual reports measuring the... 

Let’s Not Talk About Agriculture, but Agri-Business

Let’s Not Talk About Agriculture, but Agri-Business

6th November 2018 The Brenthurst Foundation, Tel Aviv University, the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, together with the Agricultural Research Organisation... 

Unlocking climate-resilient economic development in drylands: pathways to a resilient world

Unlocking climate-resilient economic development in drylands: pathways to a resilient world

2nd November 2018 Alongside the global temperature goals of limiting global average warming to well below 2°C, and to make concerted efforts to limit warming to... 

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DA: Written-off ambulances cost state R8.2 million

DA: Written-off ambulances cost state R8.2 million

14th November 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Northern Cape is calling on the MEC of Health, Fufe Makatong, to urgently scrap costly storage costs for old... 

SA: Statement By Malusi Gigaba On His Resignation From The Cabinet

SA: Statement By Malusi Gigaba On His Resignation From The Cabinet

14th November 2018 Earlier today, I handed in my resignation from the position of Minister of Home Affairs to President Cyril Ramaphosa. I did so after a long period... 

NT: National Treasury told an outright lie about Tito Mboweni’s meeting with SANEF

NT: National Treasury told an outright lie about Tito Mboweni’s meeting with SANEF

14th November 2018 The new Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni, has now met representatives of the South African National Editors' Forum (SANEF). The National Treasury... 

DA: Advocate Glynnis Breytenbach withdraws from consideration for NDPP

DA: Advocate Glynnis Breytenbach withdraws from consideration for NDPP

14th November 2018 After consulting widely with colleagues in the DA and the legal fraternity, and after thinking deeply over the last few days, Advocate Glynnis... 

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A new era in Intellectual Property Law Reports

A new era in Intellectual Property Law Reports

2nd November 2018 As market leaders in the online legal technology space, LexisNexis South Africa saw a need to develop a resource that speaks to the need of... 

Significant new Namibian tax law proposals

Significant new Namibian tax law proposals

1st November 2018 In the Namibian Budget Speech held in March 2018, far-reaching reforms to the Namibian tax system were proposed, promising to substantially change... 

To patent or not to patent

To patent or not to patent

31st October 2018 “Should I patent my invention or rather keep it confidential and hope a third party does not copy it?” This is a question often posed to patent... 

Protect your marks in Africa through the ARIPO System

Protect your marks in Africa through the ARIPO System

31st October 2018 Trade marks are only protected in countries that they are registered in. Where you intend to use a trade mark in more than one country, the... 

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