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Overvaal school judgment shows judge is 'still craving for old apartheid order' – ANCYL

By: News24Wire      17th January 2018 North Gauteng High Court Judge Bill Prinsloo's judgment on Hoërskool Overvaal, if not challenged, would entrench the old segregated apartheid... 

Overvaal school judgment shows judge is 'still craving for old apartheid order' – ANCYL
 UN calls for restraint in Congo

UN calls for restraint in Congo

By: African News Agency      17th January 2018 The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has urged all political actors in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to exercise restraint as... 

 Eskom inquiry to hear testimony from Singh and Koko next week

Eskom inquiry to hear testimony from Singh and Koko next week

By: African News Agency      17th January 2018 The parliamentary inquiry into alleged corruption at Eskom will resume next week with testimony from suspended chief financial officer Anoj Singh... 

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Quarterly Competition Review

Quarterly Competition Review

8th January 2018 In the developing world, disease and poverty are interdependent making access to essential medicines at affordable prices even more critical. 80%... 

Cyril Ramaphosa’s presidency: taking sides

Cyril Ramaphosa’s presidency: taking sides

7th January 2018 Different people relate to the election of Cyril Ramaphosa as ANC president in distinct ways, and this may relate to their political location.... 

'End of an error'

'End of an error'

20th December 2017 End of an error. That is the caption on a picture of Jacob Zuma which circulated widely on Whatsapp as the results became known. It is an apt... 

 South Africa’s squandered chance to show real leadership

South Africa’s squandered chance to show real leadership

15th December 2017 Last year South Africa announced its decision to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC). But the country’s efforts were stalled when... 

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The Deported – Immigrants Uprooted from the Country They Call Home

The Deported – Immigrants Uprooted from the Country They Call Home

8th December 2017 Every day, people who call the United States home—including mothers, fathers, and spouses of US citizens; tax-paying employees; and respected... 

2017 Handbook of Statistics

2017 Handbook of Statistics

7th December 2017 The UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics was first launched in 1967. Over the past 50 years, the series has evolved to incorporate new statistics and... 

 Taxing for a more equal Kenya: a five-point action plan to tackle inequality

Taxing for a more equal Kenya: a five-point action plan to tackle inequality

6th December 2017 Extreme inequality is out of control in Kenya. Less than 0.1% of the population (8,300 people) own more wealth than the bottom 99.9% (more than 44... 

 Tax Games – the Race to the Bottom

Tax Games – the Race to the Bottom

6th December 2017 European governments are leading a race to the bottom which will see average global corporate tax rates hit zero by 2052, according to new... 

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Statements

SARB: Statement of the Monetary Policy Committee

SARB: Statement of the Monetary Policy Committee

18th January 2018 In recent weeks, some of the risks to the inflation outlook have dissipated somewhat. The rand appreciated following the African National Congress... 

SA: Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago selected as new Chair of the International Monetary and Financial Committee

SA: Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago selected as new Chair of the International Monetary and Financial Committee

18th January 2018 The Minister of Finance, Malusi Gigaba, is pleased to announce that Mr Lesetja Kganyago, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) and... 

MEC Lebohang Maile on his visit to schools in Tembisa Township as part of Gauteng Government's 2018 Schools Readiness Programme

MEC Lebohang Maile on his visit to schools in Tembisa Township as part of Gauteng Government's 2018 Schools Readiness Programme

17th January 2018 MEC of Economic Development Environment Agriculture and Rural Development Lebogang Maile (MPL) visited a number of schools in the predominantly... 

DA: Bongani Baloyi says DA condemns assault at Overvaal High School

DA: Bongani Baloyi says DA condemns assault at Overvaal High School

17th January 2018 The DA condemns the violence that broke out at Overvaal High School in Vereeniging and particularly the physical altercation between a parent and... 

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Press Offices

Interview with the author: Marius Botha

Interview with the author: Marius Botha

28th November 2017 The name Marius Botha is well-known to hundreds of students who have completed or are busy completing their Postgraduate Diploma in Financial... 

Interview with Mark Silver – Author of The Deloitte Vat Handbook

Interview with Mark Silver – Author of The Deloitte Vat Handbook

28th November 2017 Mark has spent over 25 years specialising in VAT and is the author of the popular Deloitte VAT Handbook. Read on to learn more about what inspired... 

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... 

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Concerns raised over lack of policy framework for competition law changes

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