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City of Cape Town launches its water map, another effort to address water crisis

By: African News Agency      16th January 2018 The City of Cape Town on Monday, launched its water map and calls on residents to paint Cape Town green with their water-saving efforts in order to... 

City of Cape Town launches its water map, another effort to address water crisis
Trillian, McKinsey to be served over Eskom and Transnet services, NPA confirms

Trillian, McKinsey to be served over Eskom and Transnet services, NPA confirms

By: News24Wire      16th January 2018 Cape Town - A preservation order is expected to be served on Trillian and McKinsey on Tuesday for assets worth around R1.6bn, the National... 

Glencore reserves should be valued higher – analysts

Glencore reserves should be valued higher – analysts

By: Martin Creamer     15th January 2018 Investors should be prepared to value the reserves of metal that Glencore owns more highly to reward the proactive approach that the London- and... 

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South Africa's race relations laid bare in Steinhoff corporate scandal

South Africa's race relations laid bare in Steinhoff corporate scandal

14th December 2017 South Africans are fond of debating whether public or private sector failings are the bigger problem. It does not take too long to realise that... 

 Creating conditions conducive to stability in Guinea-Bissau

Creating conditions conducive to stability in Guinea-Bissau

14th December 2017 The conclusions of this weekend’s 52nd Ordinary Summit of the Conference of Heads of State and Government of the Economic Community of West African... 

Do just 700 000 public workers gobble up half of Kenya’s taxes, as Ruto said?

Do just 700 000 public workers gobble up half of Kenya’s taxes, as Ruto said?

14th December 2017 Kenya’s public wage bill is stubbornly defying government efforts to rein it in, a frustrated-sounding Kenyan deputy president William Ruto said.... 

What can we expect from South Africa's ANC conference?

What can we expect from South Africa's ANC conference? 

13th December 2017 These days, South Africa's media seem to be reporting continuously on a single subject: the governing ANC's 54th national conference that is... 

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Recruitment of M23 Rebels to Suppress Protests in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Recruitment of M23 Rebels to Suppress Protests in the Democratic Republic of Congo

4th December 2017 Security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo killed at least 62 people and arrested hundreds of others during protests across the country... 

 Whose City? An evaluation of urban safety for women in 10 countries

Whose City? An evaluation of urban safety for women in 10 countries

1st December 2017 The New Urban Agenda agreed at the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (also called Habitat III) in Quito,... 

When the Music Stops: Learning from the Mugabe years for Zimbabwe’s economic future

When the Music Stops: Learning from the Mugabe years for Zimbabwe’s economic future

30th November 2017 In light of the current political transition in Zimbabwe, the Brenthurst Foundation has announces the release of a Discussion Paper by the eminent... 

Beyond Borders: How to make the global compacts on migration and refugees work for uprooted children

Beyond Borders: How to make the global compacts on migration and refugees work for uprooted children

30th November 2017 Recent large-scale movements of refugees and migrants have drawn attention to the need for global and coordinated action for peaceful, orderly and... 

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Statements

DA: Natasha Mazzone says DA welcomes restart of Eskom Inquiry on Tuesday, 23 January

DA: Natasha Mazzone says DA welcomes restart of Eskom Inquiry on Tuesday, 23 January

16th January 2018 The DA welcomes the announcement today that the Parliamentary Inquiry into Eskom is set to resume on Tuesday, 23 January 2018. Former Eskom CFO,... 

SADTU: SADTU shocked and saddned by the killing of a teacher by a learner

SADTU: SADTU shocked and saddned by the killing of a teacher by a learner

16th January 2018 The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU) is shocked and saddened by the death of a teacher who was allegedly stabbed to death by a... 

DA: Francois Rodgers says disbandment of the ANC PEC in KZN will further destabilize the province

DA: Francois Rodgers says disbandment of the ANC PEC in KZN will further destabilize the province

16th January 2018 The ANC’s decision to disband it’s PEC in KwaZulu-Natal has the potential to further destabilize the province and ultimately negatively impact... 

SADTU: SADTU welcomes teachers and learners in the 2018 school year

SADTU: SADTU welcomes teachers and learners in the 2018 school year

16th January 2018 South Africa’s biggest union in the education sector, the South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU), would like to welcome all teachers and... 

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Press Offices

Share buy-backs by companies – how is this regulated?

Share buy-backs by companies – how is this regulated?

22nd November 2017 The Companies Act 71 of 2008, as amended (hereinafter the “Act”), have provisions in place that regulate the procedure when a company wishes to... 

Artificial Intelligence – the apex of tech and policy challenges

Artificial Intelligence – the apex of tech and policy challenges

21st November 2017 Artificial intelligence (AI) is the apex of today’s technology age as we push the boundaries towards Industry 4.0 and superintelligence. It is... 

LexisNexis South Africa takes top honours at National Business Awards

LexisNexis South Africa takes top honours at National Business Awards

20th November 2017 LexisNexis Legal & Professional, a leading global provider of information and analytics, saw its LexisNexis South Africa operation announced as... 

Amendments to the .ZA ADR Regulations

Amendments to the .ZA ADR Regulations

20th November 2017 After having proposed changes to the .ZA Alternative Dispute Resolution Regulations in December last year, the South African Minister of... 

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