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Sassa reports progress in grant payments

By: African News Agency      16th August 2018 The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) on Wednesday said there were no major challenges experienced in August in payments to... 

 Sassa reports progress in grant payments
ANC to remember Marikana tragedy six years on

ANC to remember Marikana tragedy six years on

By: News24Wire      16th August 2018 As the country remembers the Marikana massacre on Thursday, the African National Congress (ANC) said it was committed to ensuring that the tragedy... 

Orion turbocharges Prieska study

Orion turbocharges Prieska study

By: Martin Creamer     15th August 2018 The Sydney- and Johannesburg-listed exploration and development company Orion Minerals, which is developing a zinc and copper project at Prieska in... 

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Nelson Mandela 100

UN pays tribute to Mandela’s legacy

UN pays tribute to Mandela’s legacy

18th July 2018 As the world prepares to mark the legacy of Nelson Mandela on Wednesday on the 100th anniversary of his birth the United Nations has paid tribute... 

Madiba's light shone so brightly – Obama

Madiba's light shone so brightly – Obama

18th July 2018 Madiba's light shone so brightly, even from that narrow Robben Island cell, said the 44th US President Barack Obama during the sixteenth annual... 

I believe in Nelson Mandela’s vision – Obama

I believe in Nelson Mandela’s vision – Obama

17th July 2018 “I believe in Nelson Mandela’s vision,” former US President Barack Obama said during the sixteenth annual Nelson Mandela Lecture, on Tuesday. The... 

Madiba belonged to the world – Ramaphosa

Madiba belonged to the world – Ramaphosa

17th July 2018 South Africans and people around the world are humbled and privileged to be participating in this celebration of the centenary of Nelson Mandela,... 

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Govt moving to accelerate measures to boost township economy

10th August 2018 One of the most frustrating realities of government operations is the red tape that entrepreneurs experience when they seek assistance. The slow... 

The Future of Manufacturing Employment

The Future of Manufacturing Employment

8th August 2018 Are the robots going to steal our jobs? In March 2018, CDE invited Robert Lawrence to speak to audiences of policy-makers and business leaders... 

 Who has the power in SADC?

Who has the power in SADC?

7th August 2018 Leaders of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) will meet in Windhoek next week for their 38th annual summit. South Africa is handing... 

Creating jobs, reducing poverty III: Barriers to entry and growth in the informal sector – and business cycle vulnerabilities

Creating jobs, reducing poverty III: Barriers to entry and growth in the informal sector – and business cycle vulnerabilities

7th August 2018 Introduction The previous article discussed the size and impact of the South African informal sector, also distinguishing key policy-relevant... 

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 Advocating for Financial Justice at the International Monetary Fund - A short toolkit

Advocating for Financial Justice at the International Monetary Fund - A short toolkit

27th July 2018 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is a key part of the international financial architecture and wields huge influence over the domestic... 

More than a space for interracial contact: Exploring the importance of the workplace for social cohesion and reconciliation in South Africa

More than a space for interracial contact: Exploring the importance of the workplace for social cohesion and reconciliation in South Africa

26th July 2018 The Reconciliation and Development Series is a multidisciplinary publication focused on the themes of peacebuilding and development. Peacebuilding... 

“You Don’t Want Second Best”

“You Don’t Want Second Best”

25th July 2018 A substantial body of research indicates that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) populations across the United States encounter... 

Disability inclusion and disaster risk reduction: overcoming barriers to progress

Disability inclusion and disaster risk reduction: overcoming barriers to progress

24th July 2018 Disasters have a disproportionate impact on people with disabilities, who are at higher risk of death, injury and loss of property. Although the... 

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DA: ANC government still fails to provide promised funding to 75 000 NSFAS students in 2018

DA: ANC government still fails to provide promised funding to 75 000 NSFAS students in 2018

16th August 2018 Officials from the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) admitted in Parliament today that there are still nearly 75 000 students who have... 

NUM: Latest update on Eskom wage negotiations

NUM: Latest update on Eskom wage negotiations

16th August 2018 The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has resolved to sign the Eskom’s three year agreement on wages and condition of employment for all... 

GCIS: Public Service Commission on the Office of the State Attorney

GCIS: Public Service Commission on the Office of the State Attorney

16th August 2018 The Public Service Commission (PSC) has noted the confirmation by the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Adv Michael Masutha, MP, that... 

Outa: Transnet executives must tell us what happened

Outa: Transnet executives must tell us what happened

16th August 2018 The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) welcomes the suspension of three Transnet executives and the promise of an investigation against them.... 

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Press Offices

SOUTH AFRICA’S FIRST CASE ON SECTION 31

SOUTH AFRICA’S FIRST CASE ON SECTION 31

2nd August 2018 Multinationals with South African group companies are required to adhere to South Africa’s transfer pricing legislation as found in section 31 of... 

WHEN THE LAW SAYS – CONFESS!

WHEN THE LAW SAYS – CONFESS!

By: Creamer Media Reporter      1st August 2018 THE IMPORTANCE OF A DATA BREACH PLAN The South African society has read about, and some members unfortunately experienced, significant data... 

Security companies to take heed of recent billion dollar damages award to rape victim

Security companies to take heed of recent billion dollar damages award to rape victim

By: Creamer Media Reporter      1st August 2018 In a recent judgment handed down in the state of Georgia, USA, the jury awarded USD 1 billion in damages to a woman who had been raped at the age... 

Important considerations of protection in Africa

Important considerations of protection in Africa

1st August 2018 Africa is one of the fastest growing economic regions in the world with countries with natural resources such as mining, oil and gas, and... 

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On whom do we rely for our democratic future?

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