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SA delegation arrives in Japan for investment mission

By: African News Agency      17th September 2018 A South African delegation arrived in Tokyo, Japan on Monday for an investment mission which is set to take place until Saturday. The delegation,... 

SA delegation arrives in Japan for investment mission
Acting Head of Invest South Africa Yunus Hoosen
 Kingon reappointed as acting Sars boss for 90 days

Kingon reappointed as acting Sars boss for 90 days

By: African News Agency      17th September 2018 Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has extended the term of acting South African Revenue Service (Sars) commissioner Mark Kingon for a further 90 days.... 

 City of Cape Town announces improving dam levels

City of Cape Town announces improving dam levels

By: African News Agency      17th September 2018 The City of Cape Town on Monday announced that dam levels feeding the city had improved to 70 percent of storage capacity over the past week. The... 

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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. 

The top 1% of incomes are increasing rapidly even with low economic growth

The top 1% of incomes are increasing rapidly even with low economic growth

12th September 2018 We use tax data (which include accurate data for the very rich) to investigate the patterns of income growth over the period 2003 to 2016. Despite... 

 South Africa is at war with itself

South Africa is at war with itself

12th September 2018 South African society is becoming more, not less, violent. This was confirmed by the 2017/18 crime statistics released by the South African Police... 

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 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... 

An Everyday Lesson: #ENDviolence in Schools

An Everyday Lesson: #ENDviolence in Schools

7th September 2018 Globally, half of students aged 13–15 experience peer-to-peer violence in and around school. This violence has short-term effects on their... 

Obstacles to Justice and Remedy for Sexual Assault Survivors in Mauritania

Obstacles to Justice and Remedy for Sexual Assault Survivors in Mauritania

6th September 2018 In July 2016, 15-year old “Rouhiya” fled her sexually abusive father and sought refuge at the house of a 23-year-old man who had promised to marry... 

Measuring the potential contribution of development finance institutions to economic transformation

Measuring the potential contribution of development finance institutions to economic transformation

5th September 2018 Economic transformation is defined as the continuous process of moving labour and other resources from low- to high-productivity sectors... 

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Statements

DWS: SA is ready to meet the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals 6 – Water Sector Leadership Group

DWS: SA is ready to meet the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals 6 – Water Sector Leadership Group

14th September 2018 Various partners in the Water Sector Leadership Group (WSLG) have agreed to tighten the management of water and sanitation with the aim of... 

DWS: Deputy Minister Tshwete to hand over 10 water trucks to Amatola District Municipality

DWS: Deputy Minister Tshwete to hand over 10 water trucks to Amatola District Municipality

14th September 2018 The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) Deputy Minister Pamela Tshwete will officially hand over 10 water trucks to the Amathole District... 

DA: Kagiso Mangwejane failed ANC in Tswaing, has abandoned the people

DA: Kagiso Mangwejane failed ANC in Tswaing, has abandoned the people

14th September 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Tswaing will write to Mayor Dimakatso Malwane to hold her accountable for the lack of service delivery in Tswaing.... 

SA: Parliament's Presiding Officers shocked and saddened at passing away of official this morning

SA: Parliament's Presiding Officers shocked and saddened at passing away of official this morning

14th September 2018 Parliament’s Presiding Officers are shocked and saddened at the passing away this morning (14 September) of a parliamentary official who allegedly... 

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Press Offices

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... 

The liability of directors in cyberspace

The liability of directors in cyberspace

4th September 2018 Cyber risks are evolving on a near daily basis posing countless threats to companies, and accordingly, directors need to stay abreast of legal... 

Reinstated Employees Can Become Untouchable

Reinstated Employees Can Become Untouchable

3rd September 2018 The Labour Relations Act (LRA) requires that, where a dismissal is unfair,  reinstatement must be considered ahead of any other remedy.... 

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