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SA's record on human rights and respect for rule of law poor – Human Rights Watch

By: News24Wire      19th January 2018 Human Rights Watch’s World Report 2018 has found that the South African government’s record on human rights and respect for the rule of law was... 

SA's record on human rights and respect for rule of law poor – Human Rights Watch
AfriForum to go legal unless EFF apologises for 'shoot to kill the Boer' chanting

AfriForum to go legal unless EFF apologises for 'shoot to kill the Boer' chanting

By: News24Wire      19th January 2018 AfriForum says it will legally challenge the leadership of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) after alleged "hate speech" chanting at a protest on... 

Zuma files notice of appeal over appointment of NDPP

Zuma files notice of appeal over appointment of NDPP

By: News24Wire      19th January 2018 President Jacob Zuma has filed a notice of appeal in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria over its ruling that the deputy president should... 

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Settling the land compensation issue is vital for Zimbabwe's economy

Settling the land compensation issue is vital for Zimbabwe's economy

8th January 2018 In his inaugural address the new President of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnangagwa, confirmed that land reform was both historically necessary and... 

 Human smuggling and Libya’s political end game

Human smuggling and Libya’s political end game

8th January 2018 Migrant boat crossings in the Mediterranean usually peak around July and August but the number of boats dropped dramatically in 2017. This comes... 

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.... 

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Commodities and Development Report 2017

Commodities and Development Report 2017

13th December 2017 The trend of increasing commodity prices that lasted for about 10 years between 2003 and 2012 has given way to lower global prices. It is now... 

Eskom study on the Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) (2017)

Eskom study on the Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) (2017)

12th December 2017 The Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) 2010-30 was promulgated in March 2011. It was indicated at the time that the IRP should be a "living plan" which... 

The State of the World’s Children 2017: Children in a Digital World

The State of the World’s Children 2017: Children in a Digital World

12th December 2017 As the debate about whether the internet is safe for children rages, The State of the World’s Children 2017: Children in a Digital World discusses... 

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... 

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Statements

DA: Justus de Goede says uncontactable SASSA gives ominous taste of things to come

DA: Justus de Goede says uncontactable SASSA gives ominous taste of things to come

22nd January 2018 The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has been sending letters to grant recipients, advising them that their grants can in future be... 

NEHAWU: NEHAWU update on University strikes

NEHAWU: NEHAWU update on University strikes

22nd January 2018 The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] would like to take this opportunity to update both the media and the public on... 

ANC: Statement of the African National Congress on the outcomes of the National Executive Committee Lekgotla

ANC: Statement of the African National Congress on the outcomes of the National Executive Committee Lekgotla

22nd January 2018 The African National Congress (ANC) held its annual January National Executive Committee (NEC) Lekgotla from the 20th to the 21st January 2018 at... 

Eskom: Resignation of suspended Eskom Chief Financial Officer, Anoj Singh

Eskom: Resignation of suspended Eskom Chief Financial Officer, Anoj Singh

22nd January 2018 Eskom has today received, through Mr Anoj Singh’s attorneys, a formal letter of resignation by Mr Singh from his position as the Chief Financial... 

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Press Offices

No Water, No Work – Must Employees Be Paid?

No Water, No Work – Must Employees Be Paid?

30th November 2017 Some businesses need water in order to function. The prevailing drought in the Western Cape has led to unpredictable interruptions due to the... 

Industry-wide price uniform pricing practices in South Africa - a possible contravention of competition law

Industry-wide price uniform pricing practices in South Africa - a possible contravention of competition law

29th November 2017 The South African Competition Commission’s recent price fixing investigations should serve as a warning to businesses in industries that practice... 

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... 

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