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Cosatu elects its first female president

By: News24Wire      18th September 2018 Zingiswa Losi has been elected president of trade union federation the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) after being nominated... 

Cosatu elects its first female president
New Botswana coal mine development under way – Minergy

New Botswana coal mine development under way – Minergy

By: Martin Creamer     18th September 2018 Work is under way on the new Masama coal mine, which Botswana Stock Exchange-listed Minergy expects to commission in January, ahead of its primary... 

ConCourt rules that personal use of dagga is not a criminal offence

ConCourt rules that personal use of dagga is not a criminal offence

By: News24Wire      18th September 2018 The Constitutional Court has ruled that the personal use of dagga is not a criminal offence. "The right to privacy is not confined to a home or... 

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South Africa won't become less violent until it's more equal

South Africa won't become less violent until it's more equal

13th September 2018 The release of crime statistics in South Africa always triggers great angst among ordinary citizens, and obfuscation on the part of the South... 

From intense emotions to hard numbers

From intense emotions to hard numbers

13th September 2018 During revelations from the state capture and SARS enquiries, news of recession, the drama of expropriation without compensation, and rumours of... 

For Bantu Stephen Biko

For Bantu Stephen Biko

13th September 2018 Born: 18 December 1946 Murdered: 12 September 1977. You fanned the fires of black pride, 

The Judging of Nelson Mandela

The Judging of Nelson Mandela

12th September 2018 1. "It is an ideal for which I am prepared to die", said the resolute prisoner in the dock. 

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China’s Campaign of Repression Against Xinjiang’s Muslims

China’s Campaign of Repression Against Xinjiang’s Muslims

11th September 2018 The Chinese government has long carried out repressive policies against the Turkic Muslim peoples in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR)... 

ManpowerGroup – Employment Outlook Survey Global

ManpowerGroup – Employment Outlook Survey Global

11th September 2018 ManpowerGroup interviewed over 59,000 employers across 44 countries and territories to forecast labor market activity in Quarter 4 2018. All... 

 The Future of Business: Shaping inclusive growth in South-East Asia

The Future of Business: Shaping inclusive growth in South-East Asia

10th September 2018 South-East Asia has seen remarkable economic growth over recent decades but also faces serious challenges, especially growing levels of inequality.... 

 Hydrogen from renewable power: Technology outlook for the energy transition

Hydrogen from renewable power: Technology outlook for the energy transition

7th September 2018 As the world strives to cut carbon emissions, electric power from renewables has emerged as a vital energy source. Yet transport and industry will... 

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Statements

SALIPSWU: SALIPSU point fingers to Dept. of Basic Education chain of command, for the chaotic and lawlessness that has engulfed our Schools and places of learning

SALIPSWU: SALIPSU point fingers to Dept. of Basic Education chain of command, for the chaotic and lawlessness that has engulfed our Schools and places of learning

17th September 2018 The run-away-train of anarchy and mayhem in our Schools and Places of Learning far more frequently is living proof that the Department of Basic... 

SA: Ted Blom says its time to hold Eskom Board accountable

SA: Ted Blom says its time to hold Eskom Board accountable

17th September 2018 Just as electricity consumers are about to release a sigh of relief after surviving a winter with only one week of interrupted power, news has... 

SA: Science and Technology Committee congratulates Prof. Loyisa Nongxa

SA: Science and Technology Committee congratulates Prof. Loyisa Nongxa

17th September 2018 The Portfolio Committee on Science and Technology is proud of Prof Loyisa Nongxa, the Chairman of the National Research Foundation Board, on his... 

NUMSA: NUMSA in Mpumalanga fights against racism at Sasol

NUMSA: NUMSA in Mpumalanga fights against racism at Sasol

17th September 2018 The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) in Mpumalanga is intensifying the fight against racism at two Sasol garages in the... 

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Press Offices

Governance In State-owned Enterprises – How They Are Held Accountable

Governance In State-owned Enterprises – How They Are Held Accountable

6th September 2018 South African State-Owned Enterprises (referred to as “SOEs” hereinafter) have been plagued with financial mismanagement and ineffective corporate... 

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation And Parliamentary Update – August 2018

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation And Parliamentary Update – August 2018

6th September 2018 SECTION A:  ENVIRONMENTAL (NATIONAL) NATIONAL WATER ACT 36 OF 1998 

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation And Parliamentary Update – July 2018

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation And Parliamentary Update – July 2018

6th September 2018 SECTION A:  ENVIRONMENTAL (NATIONAL) National Environmental Management: Waste Act 59 of 2008 

Baker McKenzie Johannesburg – appointments in August

Baker McKenzie Johannesburg – appointments in August

5th September 2018 Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie has further expanded its M&A and Tax practices in Africa with three senior appointments in August. Two... 

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