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Ready for 'Runner-phosa' as president walks the #MkhabaMustFall

By: News24Wire      20th February 2018 Dressed in a black African National Congress (ANC) tracksuit and a peak cap bearing the face of Nelson Mandela, President Cyril Ramaphosa on... 

Ready for 'Runner-phosa' as president walks the #MkhabaMustFall
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Thousands in Zimbabwe bid farewell to 'People's General' Tsvangirai

Thousands in Zimbabwe bid farewell to 'People's General' Tsvangirai

By: Reuters     20th February 2018 In a sea of red T-shirts, thousands of Zimbabweans bade farewell on Monday to opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, whose death has opened divisions... 

Investors watching closely as Ramaphosa considers Cabinet line-up

Investors watching closely as Ramaphosa considers Cabinet line-up

By: Reuters     20th February 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Tuesday his early morning walks gave him time to think about his cabinet amid growing speculation about its... 

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Africa’s Top 5 most politically-stable countries

Africa’s Top 5 most politically-stable countries

12th February 2018 Political stability is a quality hard to acquire in African governments, and often fleeting once obtained. Politicians once taking office can... 

ANC power struggle shows that South Africa is not exceptional (after all)

ANC power struggle shows that South Africa is not exceptional (after all)

12th February 2018 South Africa is in the grip of political uncertainty. That President Jacob Zuma will go before the official end of his tenure after national... 

 Nepad and the battle for the soul of the African Union

Nepad and the battle for the soul of the African Union

12th February 2018 Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia was one of the first to speak at the Nepad orientation committee meeting on the sidelines of the recent... 

Managing Zuma’s departure without undermining democratic values

Managing Zuma’s departure without undermining democratic values

12th February 2018 Ever since the ANC conference in December the public and for the most part, the ANC has watched how ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa would address the... 

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The Hidden Cost of Jewelry – Human Rights in Supply Chains and the Responsibility of Jewelry Companies

The Hidden Cost of Jewelry – Human Rights in Supply Chains and the Responsibility of Jewelry Companies

8th February 2018 Jewelry and watches denote wealth and status, as well as artistry, beauty, and love. Gold and diamond jewelry in particular are frequently... 

From Confrontation to Partnership: Realising Africa’s Mining Potential

From Confrontation to Partnership: Realising Africa’s Mining Potential

8th February 2018 The Brenthurst Foundation is proud to present our second discussion paper of 2018, ‘From Confrontation to Partnership: Realising Africa’s Mining... 

 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2018: Forum Foundations Report

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2018: Forum Foundations Report

5th February 2018 This year in Davos, at the World Economic Forum's 48th Annual Meeting, we gathered some of the world's youth and social entrepreneurs who are... 

A Wealth Tax for South Africa, by Professor Emeritus Sampie Terreblanche

A Wealth Tax for South Africa, by Professor Emeritus Sampie Terreblanche

2nd February 2018 We have great pleasure in publishing our first working paper: A Wealth Tax for South Africa, by Professor Emeritus Sampie Terreblanche. It was... 

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Statements

SA: Parliament and the budget

SA: Parliament and the budget

20th February 2018 In his State of the Nation Address last Friday, President Cyril Ramaphosa made an assessment of the state of the country’s socio-economic situation... 

OUTA: OUTA calls for Public Protector to resign

OUTA: OUTA calls for Public Protector to resign

20th February 2018 OUTA calls on Public Protector advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane to resign, following the recent court  rulings against her office, particularly last... 

DA: Budget 2018: Gigaba can avoid tax increases and make R112 billion available

DA: Budget 2018: Gigaba can avoid tax increases and make R112 billion available

20th February 2018 Introduction The fact is that no government can tax itself to prosperity. Tomorrow, Finance Minister, Malusi Gigaba, will deliver the 2018 National... 

DA: Mmusi Maimane says together, we have pushed Day Zero back by another month

DA: Mmusi Maimane says together, we have pushed Day Zero back by another month

20th February 2018 We are delighted that over the past week, Day Zero has been pushed back by another month to 9 July 2018 – from 4 June. The reduced consumption that... 

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Press Offices

Identify and manage supplier risks to avoid hassles

Identify and manage supplier risks to avoid hassles

2nd February 2018 In many instances, the procurement function of supply chains is measured by its efficiency and success in sourcing reliable commodities and... 

New era of Globalisation signals change for multinationals

New era of Globalisation signals change for multinationals

1st February 2018 Multinationals are facing a new era of globalisation, characterised by the polarised forces of cooperation and competition. This era is one of... 

Mining insights: Curbing protracted and violent strikes in 2018

Mining insights: Curbing protracted and violent strikes in 2018

31st January 2018 In one of its most recent surveys, the Chambers of Mines estimated that the mining industry was responsible for creating approximately 450,000... 

Property developers will face cash flow pressure due to VAT on temporary rental of residential units

Property developers will face cash flow pressure due to VAT on temporary rental of residential units

30th January 2018 The curtains have come down on section 18B of the Value-Added Tax Act, No. 89 of 1991 (VAT Act) and the resultant impact may catch a few... 

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