http://www.polity.org.za
Deepening Democracy through Access to Information

Headline News

Ramaphosa shares proposed stimulus package with business, labour

By: African News Agency      17th September 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa has shared an outline of the economic stimulus package adopted by Cabinet to spark economic activity and secure... 

Ramaphosa shares proposed stimulus package with business, labour
President Cyril Ramaphosa
Eskom has coal shortages at ten power plants – spokesperson

Eskom has coal shortages at ten power plants – spokesperson

By: Reuters     17th September 2018 South African power utility Eskom said on Monday that it had fewer than 20 days of coal supplies at 10 of its 15 coal-fired power stations, posing... 

Government's economic stimulus package to be made public soon – Presidency

Government's economic stimulus package to be made public soon – Presidency

By: African News Agency      17th September 2018 The economic stimulus package adopted by cabinet will reprioritise government spending within the existing fiscal framework towards activities that... 

Latest

More News

Opinions

The Voices Of Women Must Be Heard

The Voices Of Women Must Be Heard

10th September 2018 The Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), which met in Beijing earlier this week, has become an essential platform for Africa’s social and... 

To zero-rate, or not to zero-rate: why the VAT debate is more complex than it appears

To zero-rate, or not to zero-rate: why the VAT debate is more complex than it appears

7th September 2018 The one percentage point increase in South Africa’s Value Added Tax (VAT) rate, which was implemented in April this year, has raised important... 

 Africa’s selective approach to human rights

Africa’s selective approach to human rights

7th September 2018 Despite research and historical accounts detailing homosexual behaviour in certain pre-colonial and traditional African societies, the idea that... 

Join the least-cost highway

Join the least-cost highway

7th September 2018 The release of a draft Integrated Resource Plan (IRP 2018) for public comment, is an extremely positive development. Likewise, the document’s... 

More Opinions

Recommendations

Drinking Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Schools: Global baseline report 2018

Drinking Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Schools: Global baseline report 2018

29th August 2018 The World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) are responsible for monitoring global progress towards water,... 

Private infrastructure finance in developing countries: five challenges, five solutions

Private infrastructure finance in developing countries: five challenges, five solutions

29th August 2018 Infrastructure is a crucial driver of economic growth. In developing countries, however, there are significant infrastructure deficits. The G20... 

Mental Health ATLAS 2017

Mental Health ATLAS 2017

27th August 2018 Mental Health Atlas series is considered the most comprehensive resource on global information on mental health and an important tool for... 

 Women's Rights Beyond The Business Case: Ensuring Corporate Accountability

Women's Rights Beyond The Business Case: Ensuring Corporate Accountability

27th August 2018 This briefing highlights the importance of a binding gender-just international accountability framework for Transnational Corporations (TNCs), as... 

More Recommendations

Statements

DWS: Deputy Minister Tshwete to hand over 10 water trucks to Amatola District Municipality

DWS: Deputy Minister Tshwete to hand over 10 water trucks to Amatola District Municipality

14th September 2018 The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) Deputy Minister Pamela Tshwete will officially hand over 10 water trucks to the Amathole District... 

DA: Kagiso Mangwejane failed ANC in Tswaing, has abandoned the people

DA: Kagiso Mangwejane failed ANC in Tswaing, has abandoned the people

14th September 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Tswaing will write to Mayor Dimakatso Malwane to hold her accountable for the lack of service delivery in Tswaing.... 

SA: Parliament's Presiding Officers shocked and saddened at passing away of official this morning

SA: Parliament's Presiding Officers shocked and saddened at passing away of official this morning

14th September 2018 Parliament’s Presiding Officers are shocked and saddened at the passing away this morning (14 September) of a parliamentary official who allegedly... 

Solidarity: High Court finds Nedlac decision to be wrong

Solidarity: High Court finds Nedlac decision to be wrong

14th September 2018 The South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg today granted Solidarity’s application in terms of section 77 of the Labour Relations Act, ruling that... 

More Statements

Press Offices

Junk Science and Disclosure

Junk Science and Disclosure

29th August 2018 One of the interesting aspects of patents is the degree to which countries have harmonised their laws. This stands in stark contrast to any number... 

Fix the weak links in supply chain with vetting

Fix the weak links in supply chain with vetting

29th August 2018 Suppliers play a huge role in the operational capacity of a business and with a mutually healthy relationship, trusted suppliers can help a... 

Need for counter terrorist financing gains prominence

Need for counter terrorist financing gains prominence

28th August 2018 In the past 20 years, threats and incidents of terrorism have grabbed global headlines and urged nations to step up laws against not only the act... 

Tax court confirms contributions to fund share incentive scheme are deductible

Tax court confirms contributions to fund share incentive scheme are deductible

27th August 2018 There have been a number of binding private rulings providing for the deductibility of contributions made by employer companies to share incentive... 

More Press Offices

Latest Videos

Attacks on “foreign nationals” and callous indifference

Building mutual solidarity in a time of callousness

Talion – Beyers de Vos

More Videos

Latest Podcast

Daily Podcast – September 19, 2018

Previous Podcasts


About

Polity.org.za is a product of Creamer Media.
www.creamermedia.co.za

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Engineering News
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa

Read more

Subscriptions

We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store

Advertise

Advertising on Polity.org.za is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email advertising@creamermedia.co.za

View options
Free daily email newsletter Register Now
close
Register for Free to receive Polity's
Daily Email Newsletter
Register Now
Register for Creamer Media's other Daily Newsletters