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Business as usual in Harare

By: News24Wire      15th November 2017 Most retail outlets have opened for business despite the armed forces seizing control of the southern African country,  including the state-owned... 

Business as usual in Harare
'Peace and love over everything' - Robert Mugabe Jr

'Peace and love over everything' - Robert Mugabe Jr

By: News24Wire      15th November 2017 Amidst heightened tensions in Zimbabwe, President Robert Mugabe's son, Robert Mugabe Jr, has posted an archive video of his father denouncing... 

Zim universities hold off lectures as army takes control

Zim universities hold off lectures as army takes control

By: News24Wire      15th November 2017 Zimbabwean universities advised students to stay at home on Wednesday as the uniformed forces in the country took over power after announcing on... 

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Opinions

Johannesburg's inner city: the Dubai of southern Africa, but all below the radar

Johannesburg's inner city: the Dubai of southern Africa, but all below the radar

6th November 2017 Over the last 20 years Johannesburg has become an intense wholesale and retail centre for local hawkers and for traders from all over sub-Saharan... 

Magufuli has been president for two years: how he's changing Tanzania

Magufuli has been president for two years: how he's changing Tanzania

3rd November 2017 There were scarcely any hints of the tumultuous years that would follow the swearing-in of Dr John Pombe Magufuli on 5th November 2015 as... 

 Could parts of Kenya really secede?

Could parts of Kenya really secede?

3rd November 2017 Kenya is experiencing its worst political crisis in more than a decade, prompting some politicians to suggest extreme solutions – including the... 

Yes, SA has less water per person than Botswana & Namibia

Yes, SA has less water per person than Botswana & Namibia

3rd November 2017 Writing about the impact of invasive alien plants on South Africa’s waterways, a local news site recently reported that the country has “less water... 

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 Redefining Inclusive Growth in Asia: How APEC can achieve an economy that leaves no one behind

Redefining Inclusive Growth in Asia: How APEC can achieve an economy that leaves no one behind

1st November 2017 In November 2017, leaders will gather in Vietnam for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit. The last few decades have seen... 

Why do Development Finance Institutions use offshore financial centres?

Why do Development Finance Institutions use offshore financial centres?

1st November 2017 Taxation is at the centre of global development policy. It is widely recognised that a major improvement in the ability of developing countries to... 

 Is the global financial and economic system fit to deliver the Sustainable Development Goals?

Is the global financial and economic system fit to deliver the Sustainable Development Goals?

31st October 2017 The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are ambitious objectives: business as usual will not deliver them. To meet this challenge, we will have... 

Growing Green - The AfDB and CIF for a Climate -Smart Africa - October 2017

Growing Green - The AfDB and CIF for a Climate -Smart Africa - October 2017

31st October 2017 With nearly ten years of growth and innovation in their CIF partnership, AfDB and Africa’s CIF pilot countries entered 2017 with deepening... 

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Statements

ZDF: Statement from the Zimbabwe Defence Forces

ZDF: Statement from the Zimbabwe Defence Forces

16th November 2017 Fellow Zimbabweans‚ following the address we made on 13 November 2017 which we believe our main broadcaster‚ ZBC and The Herald were directed not... 

EEF: EFF Joburg Region calls for GP Health MEC to step down

EEF: EFF Joburg Region calls for GP Health MEC to step down

15th November 2017 Today, the EFF Joburg Region expressed its shock and disgust towards the incompetent Gauteng Department of Health MEC after a trailer carrying 42... 

SA: Jubilation as Kliptown families move into their new homes

SA: Jubilation as Kliptown families move into their new homes

15th November 2017 Today, 15 November, the City of Johannesburg handed over 78 fully subsidised freehold housing units (RDP) houses in Kliptown Extension 11, Soweto,... 

SA: Committee expresses confidence in Advocate Vanara

SA: Committee expresses confidence in Advocate Vanara

15th November 2017 The Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises has expressed its complete confidence in Advocate Nthuthuzelo Vanara, who is the evidence leader in... 

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Press Offices

What are the legal implications of your company’s social media use?

What are the legal implications of your company’s social media use?

18th October 2017 Reputations have been ruined on social media.  Recently there has been an upsurge in the number of businesses, educational institutions, government... 

Book on ‘hot topic’ Business Rescue set to launch

Book on ‘hot topic’ Business Rescue set to launch

17th October 2017 In our current economic climate with various private and public companies, as well as State Owned Entities (SOEs) being placed under severe... 

Figures announced by SARS for SVDPs

Figures announced by SARS for SVDPs

17th October 2017 The South African Revenue Service (Sars) announced last week that with the close of the Special Voluntary Disclosure Programme (SVDP) on 31 August... 

Old claims – new remedies; Corporate opportunities in light of the provisions of the Companies Act, 2008

Old claims – new remedies; Corporate opportunities in light of the provisions of the Companies Act, 2008

16th October 2017 In terms of section 22 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, Act No. 108 of 1996, and in the interests of justice, every citizen has... 

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