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No word from Mugabe, Zimbabwe army generals as meeting ends

By: African News Agency      17th November 2017 Zimbabwe's beleaguered 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe's meeting on Thursday with army general's including Constantino Chwenga, who is leading... 

No word from Mugabe, Zimbabwe army generals as meeting ends
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Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe
SABC board member Kalidass not a victimised whistleblower – SABC board

SABC board member Kalidass not a victimised whistleblower – SABC board

By: News24Wire      17th November 2017 The new South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) board said that board member Rachel Kalidass, who resigned from the board after being... 

Prosecutions over State capture do not need to wait for judicial commission - Ramaphosa

Prosecutions over State capture do not need to wait for judicial commission - Ramaphosa

By: News24Wire      17th November 2017 Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says there is ample evidence for instances of State capture, and an eventual judicial commission of inquiry will... 

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Supply shadow makes way for demand cloud

Supply shadow makes way for demand cloud

10th November 2017 As public hearings into Eskom’s application for allowable revenue in 2018/19 of R219.5-billion enter their final stretch, resistance to the... 

South Africans in rural areas are saying 'no more'. Why it matters

South Africans in rural areas are saying 'no more'. Why it matters

9th November 2017 The mainstream in South Africa is paying little attention to the world outside the cities. This is a mistake because the future of the country’s... 

 China tests its military muscle in Africa

China tests its military muscle in Africa

9th November 2017 Is the hugely successful film Wolf Warrior 2 a metaphor for China’s growing presence in Africa – and perhaps beyond? It’s an action thriller... 

Two books that tell the unsettling tale of South Africa's descent

Two books that tell the unsettling tale of South Africa's descent

8th November 2017 South Africa has produced two must-read thrillers in the past week. They are non-fiction, yet are as gripping and readable as any page-turner.... 

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 Paperless Trading: How Does It Impact the Trade System?

Paperless Trading: How Does It Impact the Trade System?

3rd November 2017 This paper is a part of a series run by the World Economic Forum and the World Trade Organization (WTO) focused on e-commerce policy best... 

Sasol will continue to milk Mozambique

Sasol will continue to milk Mozambique

3rd November 2017 Under the title “Exports of Gas from Pande Temane to South Africa: The first major project of the extractive sector frustrates the expectations of... 

 Uprooted by climate change: responding to the growing risk of displacement

Uprooted by climate change: responding to the growing risk of displacement

2nd November 2017 Climate change is already forcing people from their land and homes, and putting many more at risk of displacement in the future. Supercharged... 

Land Centre of Excellence – Land Audit: A Transactions Approach

Land Centre of Excellence – Land Audit: A Transactions Approach

2nd November 2017 Policy formulation around the very sensitive and complex issue of land has been based on perception rather than fact for too long. No reliable... 

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Statements

HSF: Nxasana settlement agreement

HSF: Nxasana settlement agreement

17th November 2017 On Monday, 20 November 2017, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria will hear the matter concerning a decision taken by President Jacob Zuma and... 

OUTA: OUTA demands 0% electricity tariff increase at NERSA public hearings

OUTA: OUTA demands 0% electricity tariff increase at NERSA public hearings

17th November 2017 The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) presented its case for a 0% electricity tariff increase for the 2018/19 period at the National Energy... 

DA: Mmusi Maimane says handing Robert Mugabe asylum will be against the law

DA: Mmusi Maimane says handing Robert Mugabe asylum will be against the law

17th November 2017 The Democratic Alliance (DA) firmly rejects the prospect of the South African government granting Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe, access into... 

 Section27: Civil Society Organisations on the integrity of the budget process

Section27: Civil Society Organisations on the integrity of the budget process

17th November 2017 Undermining of the budget process and National Treasury threatens the stability of public finances and critical areas of government spending The... 

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Press Offices

Hiring Illegal Immigrants Dangerous For Employers

Hiring Illegal Immigrants Dangerous For Employers

27th October 2017 Immigration legislation very strictly prohibits the employment of foreign nationals unless extremely stringent, rigid and unrealistically lengthy... 

South African Medium Term Budget Policy Statement - “We have the power to change our course”

South African Medium Term Budget Policy Statement - “We have the power to change our course”

27th October 2017 "We have the power to change our course", said the South African Minister of Finance, Malusi Gigaba in his Medium Term Budget Policy Statement... 

Draft Regulations Relating to the Protection of Personal Information

Draft Regulations Relating to the Protection of Personal Information

26th October 2017 The draft South African Regulations relating to the Protection of Personal Information Act No. 4 of 2013 (the “POPI Act”), were published on 8... 

Amendments in the final tax bills on tax administration, dispute resolution and value-added tax

Amendments in the final tax bills on tax administration, dispute resolution and value-added tax

26th October 2017 The Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill (TALAB) and Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (TLAB) were released with the Medium Term Budget Policy... 

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