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Zuma 'lost on all fronts' – Outa

By: News24Wire      13th December 2017 Civil rights body the Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) has welcomed Wednesday’s judgment in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria which... 

 Zuma 'lost on all fronts' – Outa
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 ANC branch irregularities do not affect regional conference, NWest court hears

ANC branch irregularities do not affect regional conference, NWest court hears

By: African News Agency      13th December 2017 Irregularities at African National Congress (ANC) branches do not affect the regional conference, the North West High Court heard on Wednesday.... 

 South Africa’s judiciary expresses disquiet over State capture

South Africa’s judiciary expresses disquiet over State capture

By: African News Agency      13th December 2017 The High Court in Pretoria on Wednesday ruled that the widespread allegations of state capture – the hijacking of the official authority of the... 

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South Africa's communist party strips the ANC of its multi-class ruling party status

South Africa's communist party strips the ANC of its multi-class ruling party status

8th December 2017 The South African Communist Party (SACP) has broken with history and challenged the governing African National Congress (ANC) in an election. The... 

 Libya’s slave trade shocks AU-EU leaders into action

Libya’s slave trade shocks AU-EU leaders into action

8th December 2017 The warning bells had been sounding for months. In April this year, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) warned that its staff in... 

Forced self-correction

Forced self-correction

8th December 2017 I could not agree more with Energy Minister David Mahlobo’s recent Parliamentary reply, in which he stated that there was no longer a need to build... 

The ANC leadership race will go down to the wire: here's why

The ANC leadership race will go down to the wire: here's why

7th December 2017 The suspense is tangible as the African National Congress (ANC) – South Africa’s former liberation movement that’s turned into a tired governing... 

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Crackdown on Dissent –  Brutality, Torture, and Political Persecution in Venezuela

Crackdown on Dissent – Brutality, Torture, and Political Persecution in Venezuela

30th November 2017 In April 2017, tens of thousands of people took to the streets in Venezuela to protest against the government-controlled Supreme Court’s attempt to... 

Paying Taxes 2018 report

Paying Taxes 2018 report

29th November 2017 Now in its 12th edition, Paying Taxes is a unique report from PwC and the World Bank Group which uses a medium-sized domestic case study company to... 

Making water infrastructure investment decisions in a changing climate: Ghana

Making water infrastructure investment decisions in a changing climate: Ghana

29th November 2017 In many developing countries, investments to harness water resources for development have tended to focus on built infrastructure such as large... 

Making water infrastructure investment decisions in a changing climate: Kenya

Making water infrastructure investment decisions in a changing climate: Kenya

29th November 2017 In many developing countries, investments to harness water resources for development have tended to focus on built infrastructure such as large... 

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Statements

R2K: R2K stands in solidarity with SABC workers

R2K: R2K stands in solidarity with SABC workers

14th December 2017 The Right2Know Campaign stands in solidarity with the striking SABC workers and calls on SABC management to  immediately address the 13 demands... 

SA: Helen Suzman Foundation & Magda Wierzycka launch state capture case against Eskom

SA: Helen Suzman Foundation & Magda Wierzycka launch state capture case against Eskom

14th December 2017 1. The facts surrounding mismanagement and corruption at Eskom are of paramount public interest and constitutional significance, and involve the... 

DA: Phumzile Van Damme says DA acts in the interest of a clean government that delivers for Cape Town

DA: Phumzile Van Damme says DA acts in the interest of a clean government that delivers for Cape Town

14th December 2017 The DA’s Federal Executive became aware of the alleged existence of a number of issues in the DA’s City of Cape Town caucus including a series of... 

SAFTU: SAFTU welcomes court ruling State of Capture inquiry

SAFTU: SAFTU welcomes court ruling State of Capture inquiry

13th December 2017 The South African Federation of Trade Unions welcomes today’s important ruling by a full bench of the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. It... 

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Press Offices

Interview with Mark Silver – Author of The Deloitte Vat Handbook

Interview with Mark Silver – Author of The Deloitte Vat Handbook

28th November 2017 Mark has spent over 25 years specialising in VAT and is the author of the popular Deloitte VAT Handbook. Read on to learn more about what inspired... 

Tax court resolves age-old problem

Tax court resolves age-old problem

27th November 2017 For as long as anyone can remember, a tension has existed between the rules relating to the valuation of closing stock or inventory for accounting... 

New debt relief measures provide limited or no relief

New debt relief measures provide limited or no relief

23rd November 2017 The reduction of debt in the Income Tax Act, 1962 is currently dealt with in section 19 and paragraph 12A of the Eighth Schedule. A... 

Webber Wentzel and Linklaters celebrate Alliance milestone - 5th year of success

Webber Wentzel and Linklaters celebrate Alliance milestone - 5th year of success

22nd November 2017 In 2012, in a ground-breaking move, Webber Wentzel and Linklaters, created a long-term formal collaborative Alliance. This month Webber Wentzel and... 

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