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Dlamini-Zuma also visited with the Guptas

By: News24Wire      13th November 2018 Minister in the presidency for planning, monitoring and evaluation Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma is one of the ministers who has visited the Guptas.... 

Dlamini-Zuma also visited with the Guptas
Minister in the presidency for planning, monitoring and evaluation Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma
Municipal debt to Eskom climbs to R17bn

Municipal debt to Eskom climbs to R17bn

By: African News Agency      13th November 2018 The debt owed to Eskom by South Africa's municipalities continues to grow and had now reached R17-billion, Cooperative Governance Minister Zweli... 

 Gordhan's State capture testimony postponed

Gordhan's State capture testimony postponed

By: African News Agency      13th November 2018 Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan's testimony before the commission looking into State capture has been postponed to November 19 from... 

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South African voters are moving beyond party loyalty: they want delivery

South African voters are moving beyond party loyalty: they want delivery

1st November 2018 The attention of South Africans has recently been firmly fixed on issues of good governance – or more specifically on its failures. This is due... 

South African universities shouldn't be playing the global rankings game

South African universities shouldn't be playing the global rankings game 

1st November 2018 Once again, Times Higher Education’s annual global university rankings have drawn a lot of attention from the media and in the higher education... 

South Africa – A Violent Reality (Police Brutality, a Fees Must Fall Account with Omhle Ntshingila)

South Africa – A Violent Reality (Police Brutality, a Fees Must Fall Account with Omhle Ntshingila)

1st November 2018 Written by Nompendulo Mkatshwa & Omhle Ntshingila Of late I have been reflecting on the intensely violent state of affairs in our country and its... 

 A law isn't enough to stop domestic violence

A law isn't enough to stop domestic violence

1st November 2018 Twenty years after the Domestic Violence Act was passed, intimate partner violence remains a serious problem in South Africa. Victims of domestic... 

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The Potential Of Agriculture And Land Reform To Generate Jobs

The Potential Of Agriculture And Land Reform To Generate Jobs

30th October 2018 Extremely high levels of unemployment contribute to poverty and inequality, and are one of South Africa’s most intractable problems. Can the... 

Living Planet Report 2018

Living Planet Report 2018

30th October 2018 The Living Planet Report documents the state of the planet—including biodiversity, ecosystems, and demand on natural resources—and what it means... 

“Let Posterity Judge” – Violence and Discrimination against LGBT people in Malawi

“Let Posterity Judge” – Violence and Discrimination against LGBT people in Malawi

30th October 2018 In Malawi, a nation that criminalizes same-sex conduct, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people face routine violence and... 

The Declaration of Alma-Ata at 40: Realizing the Promise of Primary Health Care and Avoiding the Pitfalls in Making Vision Reality

The Declaration of Alma-Ata at 40: Realizing the Promise of Primary Health Care and Avoiding the Pitfalls in Making Vision Reality

29th October 2018 At the Global Conference on Primary Health Care (PHC) in Astana on October 25–26, 2018, world leaders will redouble their commitment to PHC as a... 

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Statements

Free State DSW: Skype interviews saves department thousands

Free State DSW: Skype interviews saves department thousands

14th November 2018 Communicating with friends and family that are miles away has become easy these days. Applications such as whatsapp and facebook have included a... 

DA: Malusi Gigaba’s resignation does not recuse him of wrongdoing

DA: Malusi Gigaba’s resignation does not recuse him of wrongdoing

14th November 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomes the resignation of Malusi Gigaba as Minister of Home Affairs. We maintain that those who serve our country in... 

IFP: IFP Welcomes Resignation Of Mr Malusi Gigaba

IFP: IFP Welcomes Resignation Of Mr Malusi Gigaba

14th November 2018 The IFP has noted, and welcomes, the resignation of Minister of Home Affairs, Mr Malusi Gigaba MP. Mr Gigaba had found himself embroiled in serious... 

DA: VBS liquidation was unavoidable

DA: VBS liquidation was unavoidable

13th November 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) notes the North Gauteng High Court order to have VBS Mutual Bank liquidated. We have long expected this decision given... 

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Press Offices

Employees Have The Right To Prepare For Disciplinary Hearings

Employees Have The Right To Prepare For Disciplinary Hearings

30th October 2018 Employees facing disciplinary hearings are entitled to many rights including that of the proper opportunity to prepare for the hearing in advance.... 

Testing Differential Treatment, With Positive Results (For Employers)

Testing Differential Treatment, With Positive Results (For Employers)

29th October 2018 In the recent case of Impala Platinum Ltd v Jonase and Others (J698/15) [2018] ZALCJHB 276, the Labour Court (LC) dealt with an appeal against an... 

No R&D tax incentive for cryptocurrency developers in SA

No R&D tax incentive for cryptocurrency developers in SA

25th October 2018 South African innovators hoping to position the country as a hub for fintech innovation are bound to be disappointed by a seemingly small tax law... 

The VAT Refunds Issue - Has Progress Been Made?

The VAT Refunds Issue - Has Progress Been Made?

25th October 2018 It is just over a year since the Office of the Tax Ombud ("OTO") released its report dated 4 September 2017, entitled, "The Investigation in Terms... 

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