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US warns citizens travelling to SA, following latest crime stats

By: News24Wire      14th September 2018 The US Department of State on Wednesday issued a travel advisory to its citizens travelling to South Africa, following the release of the annual... 

US warns citizens travelling to SA, following latest crime stats
Zimbabwe's opposition leader postpones mock inauguration after cholera outbreak

Zimbabwe's opposition leader postpones mock inauguration after cholera outbreak

By: Reuters     14th September 2018 Zimbabwe's main opposition leader has postponed plans for a mock inauguration on Saturday following a police ban on public gatherings as the... 

Ramaphosa assures diplomatic community that land reform will be done in an 'orderly manner'

Ramaphosa assures diplomatic community that land reform will be done in an 'orderly manner'  

By: News24Wire      14th September 2018 Land redistribution is necessary to correct the injustices of South Africa’s apartheid history, President Cyril Ramaphosa told the diplomatic... 

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Police strategy to reduce violent crime in South African could work. Here's how

Police strategy to reduce violent crime in South African could work. Here's how

21st June 2018 South Africa’s Police Minister Bheki Cele and National Commissioner Khehla Sitole recently announced a new “high density stabilisation... 

Why it's beneficial to organise smallholder farmers into groups

Why it's beneficial to organise smallholder farmers into groups

21st June 2018 The role of smallholder farmers has come under the spotlight in South Africa as the country navigates the tricky process of land reform.... 

 Somalia must look inward to defuse its tensions

Somalia must look inward to defuse its tensions

20th June 2018 The involvement of Middle East actors in Somalia, namely the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar and Turkey, has reached fever pitch recently,... 

 Corruption is fuelling cash-in-transit heists

Corruption is fuelling cash-in-transit heists

19th June 2018 Cash-in-transit robbery is one of the fastest growing forms of aggravated robbery in South Africa. It poses a significant threat to public safety... 

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Incubating policy for economic transformation: lessons from Nepal

Incubating policy for economic transformation: lessons from Nepal

9th April 2018 A substantial body of theory now exists on economically sound and politically smart ways of jump-starting progress in poor developing countries. At... 

A Bitter Harvest – Child Labor and Human Rights Abuses on Tobacco Farms in Zimbabwe

A Bitter Harvest – Child Labor and Human Rights Abuses on Tobacco Farms in Zimbabwe

6th April 2018 In November 2017, President Robert Mugabe’s 37-year rule of Zimbabwe came to an end on the back of military intervention, and Emmerson Mnangagwa,... 

 Digital Identity: On the Threshold of a Digital Identity Revolution

Digital Identity: On the Threshold of a Digital Identity Revolution

6th April 2018 This paper explores current digital identity systems and the trends that will have a significant impact in the future. It examines how identity and... 

Aid, security and Britain’s role in the world: proposals for coherent government action

Aid, security and Britain’s role in the world: proposals for coherent government action

6th April 2018 How can the UK government institute a more integrated approach to promoting peaceful, secure, resilient and prosperous societies across the... 

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OUTA: Bathabile Dlamini finally held to account

OUTA: Bathabile Dlamini finally held to account

27th September 2018 The Constitutional Court today ordered in a unanimous judgment that former Minister of Social Development Bathabile Dlamini be held personally... 

DA:  	   #SolPlaatjieMayor: Failing ANC’s nomination of Mabilo a continuation of ‘Matika mess’

DA: #SolPlaatjieMayor: Failing ANC’s nomination of Mabilo a continuation of ‘Matika mess’

27th September 2018 The ANC’s stated intention to nominate Patrick Mabilo as Executive Mayor of the Sol Plaatje Local Municipality is proof that it does not care about... 

IFP: President Ramaphosa must act now against disgraced Minister Bathabile Dlamini!

IFP: President Ramaphosa must act now against disgraced Minister Bathabile Dlamini!

27th September 2018 Today’s Constitutional Court (ConCourt) judgment is a victory for our democracy, a victory for accountability and a victory for every grant... 

Engen: Engen helps tackle unemployment through Learnership programme

Engen: Engen helps tackle unemployment through Learnership programme

27th September 2018 In response to increasing unemployment rates in South Africa, Engen are running various campaigns to recruit candidates for learnerships, which are... 

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What is the "MLI" and why is it important in the context of the South African tax system?

13th April 2018 The Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Project of the OECD was launched with the publication of the OECD BEPS Action Plan in 2013. The BEPS... 

Streamlining trade and infrastructure development in Africa

Streamlining trade and infrastructure development in Africa

12th April 2018 Increasing intra-African trade is essential for the growth and development of  the continent and so the recent signing of the African Continental... 

South Africa’s first biomass project under the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Programme  reaches financial close

South Africa’s first biomass project under the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Programme reaches financial close

12th April 2018 The first biomass project to be concluded under South Africa’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPPPP), the... 

Debt relief measures may provide (some) relief

Debt relief measures may provide (some) relief

12th April 2018 The proposed debt relief measures in the 2017 amendments to section 19 and paragraph 12A of the Eighth Schedule of the Income Tax Act 58 of 1962... 

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