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High court orders Zuma to pay costs for challenging Madonsela

By: Reuters     13th December 2017 South Africa's High Court ordered President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday to pay for an attempt to block an inquiry into claims of influence-peddling in... 

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US 'cautiously considering re-engaging Zimbabwe' after Mugabe ouster

US 'cautiously considering re-engaging Zimbabwe' after Mugabe ouster

By: News24Wire      13th December 2017 The United States is "cautiously considering re-engaging Zimbabwe, following the resignation of former President Robert Mugabe" in November, a... 

Judgment day for DA's State capture order application against Zuma

Judgment day for DA's State capture order application against Zuma

By: News24Wire      13th December 2017 Judgment is expected in the Pretoria High Court on Wednesday on the Democratic Alliance's (DA's) application for an order that President Jacob Zuma... 

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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... 

#5facts: Water in South Africa

#5facts: Water in South Africa

7th December 2017 While residents in South Africa’s economic capital of Johannesburg seek shelter from current rains, Cape Town residents are being pressured to... 

Crunch time

Crunch time

7th December 2017 In ten days’ time the result should be known – who will be the new president of the ANC? The party’s elective conference starts on 16 December at... 

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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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SA: Transport Festive Season Message

SA: Transport Festive Season Message

13th December 2017 As we enter the Festive Season, I take this opportunity to thank everyone who made this year a success. The Transport Cluster has had its share of... 

IFP: IFP welcomes Zuma costs judgment

IFP: IFP welcomes Zuma costs judgment

13th December 2017 The Inkatha Freedom Party welcomes the unanimous judgment handed down in the North Gauteng High Court today State which found that President Jacob... 

EFF: EFF welcomes the High Court judgement that Chief Justice must appoint judge in state capture Commission of inquiry

EFF: EFF welcomes the High Court judgement that Chief Justice must appoint judge in state capture Commission of inquiry

13th December 2017 The EFF welcomes the outcomes of the Gauteng North High Court which ruled that it must be the Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng, as opposed to Zuma,... 

EFF: EFF welcomes the judgement that Zuma must pay costs personally

EFF: EFF welcomes the judgement that Zuma must pay costs personally

13th December 2017 The EFF welcomes the judgement of the North Gauteng High Court that Zuma must personally pay the legal costs in the case where he sought to stop... 

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Press Offices

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... 

Share buy-backs by companies – how is this regulated?

Share buy-backs by companies – how is this regulated?

22nd November 2017 The Companies Act 71 of 2008, as amended (hereinafter the “Act”), have provisions in place that regulate the procedure when a company wishes to... 

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