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Nzimande urges SOEs to plug leaks

By: News24Wire      18th May 2018 Transport Minister Blade Nzimande called for an end to warring board members and executives at entities within his department, urging them to... 

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Eastern Cape MPL Veliswa Mvenya quits DA

Eastern Cape MPL Veliswa Mvenya quits DA

By: News24Wire      18th May 2018 Democratic Alliance (DA) provincial heavyweight and member of the Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature, Veliswa Mvenya, has resigned from the party.... 

ANC expects clean sweep in 2019 elections – Ramaphosa

ANC expects clean sweep in 2019 elections – Ramaphosa

By: African News Agency      18th May 2018 The ruling African National Congress (ANC) is stronger and will win 2019 general elections, President Cyril Ramaphosa told party supporters in... 

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South Africa is learning the ropes of coalition politics - and its inherent instability

South Africa is learning the ropes of coalition politics - and its inherent instability

14th May 2018 South Africa’s politics has entered largely uncharted terrain. Following the municipal elections in 2016 several political parties swiftly... 

Democratic state crisis holds security dangers

Democratic state crisis holds security dangers

14th May 2018 Last week I wrote an article referring to a democratic and state crisis.... 

The Land Question – The Ingonyama Trust Controversy

The Land Question – The Ingonyama Trust Controversy

11th May 2018 In November 2017, a High-Level Panel (HLP), appointed by the Parliamentary Speakers’ forum, and under the leadership of former President Kgalema... 

Rapprochement between two leaders isn't enough to fix Kenya's deep divisions

Rapprochement between two leaders isn't enough to fix Kenya's deep divisions

11th May 2018 In his latest state of the nation address Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta called for opening a new chapter of national unity and reconciliation.... 

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Renewable Energy and Jobs - Annual Review 2018

Renewable Energy and Jobs - Annual Review 2018

8th May 2018 The industry created more than 500 000 new jobs globally in 2017, with the total number of people employed in renewables (including large... 

Pressure Point: The ICC’s Impact on National Justice

Pressure Point: The ICC’s Impact on National Justice

7th May 2018 The International Criminal Court (ICC) is a court of last resort. Under the principle of “complementarity,” the ICC can only take up cases where... 

Care of girls and women living with female genital mutilation

Care of girls and women living with female genital mutilation

7th May 2018 This handbook is for health care providers involved in the care of girls and women who have been subjected to any form of female genital mutilation... 

Maximising the Return on Digital Investments

Maximising the Return on Digital Investments

4th May 2018 Digital technologies offer new ways for companies to grow and be more productive. However, it is not completely clear how investments in new... 

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SA: Minister Davies approves recommendation to designate the Nkomazi Special Economic Zone

SA: Minister Davies approves recommendation to designate the Nkomazi Special Economic Zone

21st May 2018 Members of the public and interested parties have until 28 June 2018, to comment on a gazette notice by the Minister of Trade and Industry Dr Rob... 

Brand SA: World Bank’s Systematic Country Diagnostic Report: Recommendations on Creating a More Inclusive South Africa

Brand SA: World Bank’s Systematic Country Diagnostic Report: Recommendations on Creating a More Inclusive South Africa

21st May 2018 Brand South Africa welcomes the World Bank’s recently released a report which explores key development challenges and opportunities for South... 

SA: South African business delegation arrives in Kenya

SA: South African business delegation arrives in Kenya

21st May 2018 South African business delegation has arrived in Nairobi, Kenya for the Trade and Investment Mission (TIM) scheduled to take place from 21 – 23 May... 

SA: Sport Committee calls for circumspection as race row rages

SA: Sport Committee calls for circumspection as race row rages

21st May 2018 The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Sport and Recreation, Ms Beauty Dlulane, has described the incident that occurred during a SuperSport... 

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BREXIT and your EU Trade Mark

BREXIT and your EU Trade Mark

3rd May 2018 For many years, brand holders have taken advantage of the comparatively inexpensive EU trade mark registration system to get registered rights in... 

Beware – fake news! Increase in the sale of counterfeit goods on social media in South Africa

Beware – fake news! Increase in the sale of counterfeit goods on social media in South Africa

3rd May 2018 Africa is home to four of the world’s ten fastest growing economies. According to Digital in 2018, Africa has been recognised as having the fastest... 

Drake a redefining judgement on breach of mandate and contractual damages

Drake a redefining judgement on breach of mandate and contractual damages

2nd May 2018 In a precedent setting judgment, the Supreme Court of Appeal in Drake Flemmer & Orsmond Inc & Another v Gajjar NO [2017] ZASCA 169 (1 December... 

The evolution of CBD in South Africa

The evolution of CBD in South Africa

2nd May 2018 During the past several decades, the advances made in the life sciences and health care industries have been astounding, not to mention... 

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