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SA annual consumer inflation accelerates to 4.6 percent in June - stats agency

By: African News Agency      18th July 2018 South Africa’s annual consumer price inflation quickened to 4.6 percent in June from 4.4 percent in May, data from the national statistics agency... 

 SA annual consumer inflation accelerates to 4.6 percent in June - stats agency
 SA will never know peace unless it resolves land question – Kenya's Lumumba

SA will never know peace unless it resolves land question – Kenya's Lumumba

By: African News Agency      18th July 2018 South Africa will never know peace until it resolves its longstanding land question, Kenyan academic Professor Patrick Lumumba has said. Land has... 

UN pays tribute to Mandela’s legacy

UN pays tribute to Mandela’s legacy

By: African News Agency      18th July 2018 As the world prepares to mark the legacy of Nelson Mandela on Wednesday on the 100th anniversary of his birth the United Nations has paid tribute... 

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SARB launches coins, banknotes that honour Madiba

SARB launches coins, banknotes that honour Madiba

4th July 2018 The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has launched a public awareness campaign to introduce South Africans to a commemorative series of banknotes... 

Nelson Mandela’s leadership and gender practices (#MandelaLeadershipSeries Part 4)

Nelson Mandela’s leadership and gender practices (#MandelaLeadershipSeries Part 4)

4th July 2018 Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Thabi Madiba about Nelson Mandela’s leadership and gender practices, in part 4 of the Mandela Leadership Series. 

100 Mandela Moments – Kate Sidley

100 Mandela Moments – Kate Sidley

2nd July 2018 A hundred memories of the great man, as revolutionary, world leader, family figure, and more, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of his birth. The... 

Imagery and identities in Mandela’s leadership (Part 3)

Imagery and identities in Mandela’s leadership (Part 3)

20th June 2018 In part three of this series, Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Thabi Madiba about imagery and identities in Nelson Mandela’s... 

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Opinions

How strong is Ramaphosa?

How strong is Ramaphosa?

10th July 2018 Over the last month or two the narrative has changed considerably – from Ramaphoria to Rama-failure.  The sense is that Cyril Ramaphosa is stuck... 

Interrogating the effectiveness and sustainability of CSI initiatives

Interrogating the effectiveness and sustainability of CSI initiatives

10th July 2018 For the past couple of years there has been an up-roar by young people on various social media platforms about the ‘missing of the plot’ of... 

How to judge the success of the BRICS summit? Three questions will do the trick

How to judge the success of the BRICS summit? Three questions will do the trick

9th July 2018 The 10th BRICS summit to be hosted by South Africa is going to be closely watched. It comes at a time when extraordinary global political and... 

Eskom and the viral infographic: do the numbers add up?

Eskom and the viral infographic: do the numbers add up?

9th July 2018 Worker protests over pay at South Africa’s power utility have led to lights being turned off across the country. The utility, Eskom, announced... 

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A guide to multilateral development banks

A guide to multilateral development banks

28th June 2018 The mandates and operations of multilateral development banks (MDBs) have evolved and expanded in recent decades. Many were created in the 1960s,... 

 The Global Financial and Monetary System in 2030

The Global Financial and Monetary System in 2030

27th June 2018 The Global Future Council on Financial and Monetary Systems published this report singling out three key aspects of the risks and challenges... 

Panama: Reform takes a Scalpel, not a Hammer

Panama: Reform takes a Scalpel, not a Hammer

27th June 2018 Panama has transformed to become one of the fastest expanding economies worldwide, growing from a GDP of US$1-billion to US$55-billion in 50 years,... 

Public Protector Report - Alleged maladministration & corruption in implementation of the MBCHB at University of Limpopo

Public Protector Report - Alleged maladministration & corruption in implementation of the MBCHB at University of Limpopo

26th June 2018 Alleged maladministration & corruption in implementation of the MBCHB at University of Limpopo 

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Statements

SA: South African Post Office on bilateral stamp to celebrate Mandela Day

SA: South African Post Office on bilateral stamp to celebrate Mandela Day

18th July 2018 Miniature stamp sheet containing one stamp: Standard Postage rate (R4,20) The German Post and the South African Post Office issued a bilateral... 

SA: Minister Mkhize delivers a Mandela Day present to rural Inchanga school

SA: Minister Mkhize delivers a Mandela Day present to rural Inchanga school

18th July 2018 Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Zweli Mkhize celebrated the Mandela Day today with learners and teachers of Obed Mlaba... 

SADTU: SADTU on Mandela Day

SADTU: SADTU on Mandela Day

18th July 2018 The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU) joins millions in South Africa and the rest of the world in celebrating 18 July: Nelson... 

SA: Parliament on Nelson Mandela International Day

SA: Parliament on Nelson Mandela International Day

18th July 2018 Madiba’s birthday today is particularly special as it marks 100 years since his birth. This year we are also celebrating the centenary birthday of... 

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Press Offices

Webber Wentzel considered one of Universum's Most Attractive Employers 2018

Webber Wentzel considered one of Universum's Most Attractive Employers 2018

28th June 2018 Global research and advisory firm, Universum, published its Most Attractive Employers rankings for 2018, listing the companies that South African... 

GDPR applicability to South African businesses – not just for the EU after all!

GDPR applicability to South African businesses – not just for the EU after all!

28th June 2018 Businesses operating in South Africa are currently facing the imminent implementation of the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013... 

Caged songbirds: The ownership of copyright in musical works

Caged songbirds: The ownership of copyright in musical works

28th June 2018 Brenda Fassie. Fifi Cooper. One being a legend whose works has lived on long after she has and the other, a rising star in the hip hop music... 

I own the copyright in my tattoo right?

I own the copyright in my tattoo right?

28th June 2018 Tattoos are no longer taboo. From the grunge metal singer in your local bar to the CEO of a fortune 500 company, tattoos are commonplace in modern... 

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