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Post Office to issue new Sassa cards over the weekend

By: News24Wire      15th June 2018 Grant recipients who are still using their old South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) cards should swap them for new ones over the weekend,... 

Post Office to issue new Sassa cards over the weekend
 Gordhan lays out State's case against suspended Sars boss Moyane

Gordhan lays out State's case against suspended Sars boss Moyane  

By: News24Wire      15th June 2018 Public Enterprise Minister Pravin Gordhan has laid out the State's case against suspended South African Revenue Service (Sars) commissioner Tom... 

Numsa rejects Eskom arbitration process

Numsa rejects Eskom arbitration process

By: African News Agency      15th June 2018 The National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) on Friday rejected Eskom's decision to engage in an arbitration process on the current wage... 

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Africa takes steps to earn its stripes in using evidence to inform policy

Africa takes steps to earn its stripes in using evidence to inform policy

12th June 2018 Rigorous, reliable evidence should be used when making decisions for any society. That’s because the use of evidence helps decision makers to... 

There's a new way of measuring poverty in South Africa: Here's how it works

There's a new way of measuring poverty in South Africa: Here's how it works

12th June 2018 There’s more to understanding a country’s poverty levels than merely calculating how much or how little individuals earn. That’s why a method... 

 Can South Africa make a difference on a fractured Security Council?

Can South Africa make a difference on a fractured Security Council?

11th June 2018 South Africa was once ‘a giant in the world and our reputation was well known, because of what we represented’, says the country’s International... 

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... 

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Recommendations

 Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in the Least Developed Countries

Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in the Least Developed Countries

7th June 2018 The goals and targets of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development will guide development policy action over the coming years, in the pursuit of... 

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... 

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Statements

DA: Jacqueline Theologo says North West Acting Premier's appointment unconstitutional

DA: Jacqueline Theologo says North West Acting Premier's appointment unconstitutional

18th June 2018 The Democratic Alliance in North West is disturbed by the fact that Acting Premier, Wendy Nelson is fully functioning in the role of premier... 

SACP: SACP supports the National Health Insurance, condemns health care profiteers

SACP: SACP supports the National Health Insurance, condemns health care profiteers

18th June 2018 The South African Communist Party has noted the pursuit of an orchestrated campaign against the introduction of the National Health Insurance... 

Denel: Denel Group Chief Financial Officer placed on special leave pending disciplinary process

Denel: Denel Group Chief Financial Officer placed on special leave pending disciplinary process

18th June 2018 The Denel Board of Directors has put the Group Chief Financial Officer (GCFO), Mr Odwa Mhlwana, on special leave pending a disciplinary process... 

DA: Khume Ramulifho says DA calls on MEC Lesufi to investigate claims of xenophobia and racism at Boksburg School

DA: Khume Ramulifho says DA calls on MEC Lesufi to investigate claims of xenophobia and racism at Boksburg School

18th June 2018 I have written to the MEC for Education Panyaza Lesufi asking him to investigate claims of xenophobia and racism at Freeway Park Primary School in... 

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Press Offices

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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