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Stop exploiting Africa, share resources, Pope tells Europe

By: Reuters     20th June 2018 Europe should stop exploiting Africa and invest in ways that benefit the continent more, including by sharing mineral wealth more equitably, Pope... 

Stop exploiting Africa, share resources, Pope tells Europe
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 Legal firm which advised on Life Esidimeni contract was paid R174 000

Legal firm which advised on Life Esidimeni contract was paid R174 000

By: African News Agency      20th June 2018 The Gauteng Health Department paid R174 000 to the law firm that gave legal advice to terminate the Life Esidimeni contract for mental health... 

Model Shashi Naidoo to visit Palestine after Gaza remark

Model Shashi Naidoo to visit Palestine after Gaza remark

20th June 2018 Model and TV personality Shashi Naidoo will be undertaking a fact-finding visit to Palestine after her remarks on her social media in which she... 

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Ramaphoria in South Africa: just a honeymoon, or the start of true love?

Ramaphoria in South Africa: just a honeymoon, or the start of true love?

13th June 2018 As 2017 drew to a close South Africa’s governing party, the African National Congress (ANC), had reached the nadir of its popularity with voters.... 

One year ago

One year ago

13th June 2018 Winston Churchill famously said ‘the farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.'  Let’s take a break from all the... 

Informal enterprise ownership: the importance of previous employment experience

Informal enterprise ownership: the importance of previous employment experience

12th June 2018 Enterprises in the informal sector are known to have a precarious existence. The economic value and survival of an informal enterprise depend on... 

 Zimbabwe’s pre-election propaganda war

Zimbabwe’s pre-election propaganda war

12th June 2018 Opaque governance and the secrecy of Zimbabwe’s main political parties have always made it tough to work out what is happening in the country. The... 

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Grand Bargain annual independent report 2018

Grand Bargain annual independent report 2018

6th June 2018 In May 2016, 18 donor countries and 16 aid organisations signed a ‘Grand Bargain’ outlining 51 mutual commitments across ten thematic workstreams –... 

 Managing Investment Risk for the Long Term: Insights on practitioner progress beyond short-term financial considerations

Managing Investment Risk for the Long Term: Insights on practitioner progress beyond short-term financial considerations

6th June 2018 Driven by a new wave of disruptive growth from innovation, automation, and technology-centred processes, financial markets are undergoing a period... 

 Future Scenarios and Implications for the Industry

Future Scenarios and Implications for the Industry

6th June 2018 Incremental change is not an option any more in the construction industry. By redefining the ultimate frontier, leapfrogging innovations in... 

UNCTAD Annual Report 2017

UNCTAD Annual Report 2017

5th June 2018 The Nairobi Maafikiano, the work programme agreed by UNCTAD member States at the fourteenth session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and... 

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SA: Labour warns public of social media scam

SA: Labour warns public of social media scam

21st June 2018 The Department of Labour has noted a poster with its logo which is making rounds on social media platforms, informing unemployed youth to take... 

CPS: Swaziland’s Finance Bill a declaration of war against the people

CPS: Swaziland’s Finance Bill a declaration of war against the people

21st June 2018 The Communist Party of Swaziland is not surprised by the open declaration of war against the people by the Mswati III regime through its Finance... 

Denel: Denel: Bad faith bargaining staff salaries for June at risk

Denel: Denel: Bad faith bargaining staff salaries for June at risk

21st June 2018 The trade union UASA has been engaged in salary negotiations at a centralised level with Denel Management since the beginning of April 2018. The... 

DA: James Selfe says DA urges Ramaphosa to stop paying Zuma legal fees

DA: James Selfe says DA urges Ramaphosa to stop paying Zuma legal fees

21st June 2018 The DA has today written to President Cyril Ramaphosa to request that he reconsider his decision to continue to pay for former president, Jacob... 

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Integrating AI into legal services - Considerations

Integrating AI into legal services - Considerations

11th June 2018 Over the past two years Webber Wentzel has explored a number of artificial intelligence (AI) platforms related to the delivery of legal services.... 

Trends Transforming Governance

Trends Transforming Governance

11th June 2018 Holistic compliance protocols require a revolutionary approach to governance, risk and compliance (GRC). For GRC to be truly effective, businesses... 

Mindset shift needed in SA to unleash the true potential of arbitration

Mindset shift needed in SA to unleash the true potential of arbitration

11th June 2018 Speed, cost-efficiency and the ability to tailor the process to fit the parameters of the dispute are among the most often-cited reasons why... 

Climate Change: soon to be a matter of law

Climate Change: soon to be a matter of law

11th June 2018 On Tuesday this week, the world celebrated World Environment Day but commiserated the fact that the Earth Overshoot Day this year is 1 August.... 

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