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ANC, ministers threatened Standard Bank to force it to keep Gupta accounts open, State capture commission hears

By: News24Wire      17th September 2018 Former mineral resources minister Mosebenzi Zwane threatened Standard Bank's operating licence and threatened to change the banking laws, all in an... 

ANC, ministers threatened Standard Bank to force it to keep Gupta accounts open, State capture commission hears
SA delegation arrives in Japan for investment mission

SA delegation arrives in Japan for investment mission

By: African News Agency      17th September 2018 A South African delegation arrived in Tokyo, Japan on Monday for an investment mission which is set to take place until Saturday. The delegation,... 

 Kingon reappointed as acting Sars boss for 90 days

Kingon reappointed as acting Sars boss for 90 days

By: African News Agency      17th September 2018 Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has extended the term of acting South African Revenue Service (Sars) commissioner Mark Kingon for a further 90 days.... 

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The President’s crystal ball: Let’s hope he’s not right

The President’s crystal ball: Let’s hope he’s not right

11th September 2018 Many predictions of the future have turned out to be wrong. In 1955, for example, Alex Lewyt, the president of a company that made vacuum cleaners,... 

 AU limits its role in Western Sahara crisis

AU limits its role in Western Sahara crisis

11th September 2018 The African Union (AU) will be limiting its peace efforts in the Western Sahara in order to support the United Nations’ (UN) process in the region.... 

Attacks on “foreign nationals” and callous indifference

Attacks on “foreign nationals” and callous indifference

11th September 2018 “And Jesus said…’Foxes have holes, and birds of the air have nests; but the Son of Man has nowhere to lay his head.”- Matthew 8:20 The recent... 

 Independent prosecutors are vital to South Africa’s recovery

Independent prosecutors are vital to South Africa’s recovery

10th September 2018 The rule of law, the principle whereby everyone, including the rich and powerful, is subject to the law, is being challenged across the globe in... 

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Briefing Note on the Health Market Inquiry – August 2018

Briefing Note on the Health Market Inquiry – August 2018

4th September 2018 Understanding the Health Market Inquiry's provisional report on the Private Healthcare Sector. SECTION27 Executive Director has taken the 480 page... 

The Need for a Regional Response to an Unprecedented Migration Crisis

The Need for a Regional Response to an Unprecedented Migration Crisis

4th September 2018 The current exodus of Venezuelans has generated the largest migration crisis of its kind in recent Latin American history. More than 2.3 million... 

Life in South Africa: Reasons for Hope

Life in South Africa: Reasons for Hope

3rd September 2018 Our latest report, ‘Life in South Africa: Reasons for Hope’, reminds South Africans of the significant progress the country has made under... 

Umrabulo – Let's talk land reform

Umrabulo – Let's talk land reform

31st August 2018 The South African land question has not been fully resolved. Various measures have been undertaken since 1994 to deal with redistribution and... 

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Statements

DA: DA offers condolences to family of Parliamentary staff member who died this morning

DA: DA offers condolences to family of Parliamentary staff member who died this morning

14th September 2018 The DA extends our deepest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of the Parliamentary staff member who took his own life this morning... 

IFP: IFP questions Monitoring and Evaluation system used to monitor public projects in KwaZulu-Natal

IFP: IFP questions Monitoring and Evaluation system used to monitor public projects in KwaZulu-Natal

14th September 2018 The IFP in KZN questions the monitoring and evaluation system used to assess and track projects’ progress by various departments in the province.... 

GCIS: Government rolls out the Annual Thusong Service Centre Week

GCIS: Government rolls out the Annual Thusong Service Centre Week

14th September 2018 On Monday, 17 September 2018, Government will mark the beginning of the Fifth Annual Thusong Service Centre Week. The 2018 Annual Thusong Service... 

DWS: SA is ready to meet the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals 6 – Water Sector Leadership Group

DWS: SA is ready to meet the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals 6 – Water Sector Leadership Group

14th September 2018 Various partners in the Water Sector Leadership Group (WSLG) have agreed to tighten the management of water and sanitation with the aim of... 

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Press Offices

Incorrect to assume that SA labour laws are one-sided towards employee

Incorrect to assume that SA labour laws are one-sided towards employee

30th August 2018 South African labour laws are renowned as being progressive and protective of employees' rights. And labour dispute resolution procedures are... 

What you should know about copyright as an author or creator

What you should know about copyright as an author or creator

29th August 2018 The Copyright Act does not require registration in order to acquire copyright in respect of a particular work. Instead copyright subsists... 

Spring Clean Your IP Portfolio

Spring Clean Your IP Portfolio

29th August 2018 In many companies it is common for business plans to evolve over time, however, what is often forgotten is their overriding intellectual property... 

Data Breaches: What is Required?

Data Breaches: What is Required?

29th August 2018 South Africa has experienced no fewer than four significant data breaches involving consumer’s personal information held by businesses, in the... 

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