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Ramaphosa scores R857m UK funding from Prime Minister May

By: News24Wire      18th April 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa and British Prime Minister Theresa May agreed on a deal worth millions to help South Africa improve its business... 

Ramaphosa scores R857m UK funding from Prime Minister May
President Cyril Ramaphosa & British Prime Minister Theresa May
South Africans react to Ramaphosa's Queen Elizabeth II visit

South Africans react to Ramaphosa's Queen Elizabeth II visit

By: News24Wire      18th April 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa paid a courtesy visit to Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle in London on Tuesday ahead of a Commonwealth Heads of... 

Dlamini, Bhengu argue they should not be held financially responsible for CPS contract extension debacle

Dlamini, Bhengu argue they should not be held financially responsible for CPS contract extension debacle

By: News24Wire      18th April 2018 Former minister of social development Bathabile Dlamini and the acting CEO of the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa), Pearl Bhengu,... 

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Tribute to Winnie Mandela by Thato wa Magogodi

Tribute to Winnie Mandela by Thato wa Magogodi

9th April 2018 Since the knifing news of your passing: our tears have run out of ideas Magrieza van Ons. Shall we cry or just but sigh for you Zanyiwe: when we... 

Steinhoff's board behaved badly. Why it needs to be held to account

Steinhoff's board behaved badly. Why it needs to be held to account

9th April 2018 It’s becoming clearer by the day that the rot that caused the corporate scandal at furniture retailing giant Steinhoff International goes much... 

 Climate change is feeding armed conflict in Somalia

Climate change is feeding armed conflict in Somalia

9th April 2018 The blast that killed over 350 people and the double car bombing in Mogadishu last October have frustrated Somalia’s efforts to build stability.... 

Is Zuma mounting a revolt against the Ramaphosa-led ANC and state?

Is Zuma mounting a revolt against the Ramaphosa-led ANC and state?

9th April 2018 In the last few weeks before and during the court appearance of Jacob Zuma in Durban last week there have been repeated self-references by Zuma to... 

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Manual on Consumer Protection

Manual on Consumer Protection

22nd March 2018 The UNCTAD Manual on Consumer Protection 2017 edition is the first comprehensive international reference in this field, aiming to support... 

Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals through Consumer Protection

Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals through Consumer Protection

22nd March 2018 On 25 September 2015, the United Nations General Assembly adopted its resolution on transforming our world. This culminated in the 2030 Agenda for... 

Digitalisation and the future of manufacturing in Africa

Digitalisation and the future of manufacturing in Africa

20th March 2018 The growing digitalisation of economies and the associated rapid spread of advanced technologies like 3D printers, robots and cloud computing is... 

The Changing Wealth of Nations 2018: Building a Sustainable Future

The Changing Wealth of Nations 2018: Building a Sustainable Future

20th March 2018 Countries regularly track gross domestic product (GDP) as an indicator of their economic progress, but not wealth—the assets such as... 

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Statements

AMCU: Marikana massacre retribution: An open letter

AMCU: Marikana massacre retribution: An open letter

18th April 2018 This letter goes out to all and sundry, with particular attention to those that would like to pay lip service to reconciliation and healing. We... 

DA: Joe McGluwa says Supra has lost control of the North West

DA: Joe McGluwa says Supra has lost control of the North West

18th April 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the North West again calls on Premier Supra Mahumapelo to resign as he has completely lost the trust of the people,... 

DIRCO: South Africa strongly objects to the travel advisory issued by Australia

DIRCO: South Africa strongly objects to the travel advisory issued by Australia

18th April 2018 The South African government takes strong exception to the Travel Advisory issued by the government of the Commonwealth of Australia, which... 

DA: Mmusi Maimane says DA puts President Ramaphosa on terms regarding Fraser’s appointment to Correctional Services

DA: Mmusi Maimane says DA puts President Ramaphosa on terms regarding Fraser’s appointment to Correctional Services

18th April 2018 While the DA welcomes Arthur Fraser’s removal as Director-General of the State Security Agency (SSA), we reiterate our disapproval of President... 

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Press Offices

Case Law Study On Section 33 Of The Arbitration Act 42 Of 1965

Case Law Study On Section 33 Of The Arbitration Act 42 Of 1965

5th April 2018 In the case of Palabora Copper (Pty) Ltd v Motlokwa Transport and Construction (Pty) Ltd an arbitration award, which had been passed ,had to be set... 

Training In The Workplace - Why It Is Time Well Spent

Training In The Workplace - Why It Is Time Well Spent

4th April 2018 Many Employers tend to only recruit, and subsequently hire, Employees who do not need any additional training. These Employees start working... 

Compensation for unfair suspension pending a disciplinary hearing

Compensation for unfair suspension pending a disciplinary hearing

3rd April 2018 It is a well-known fact that an employee who is suspended pending a disciplinary hearing is entitled to be paid. What is not so well known, is that... 

The future of the legal profession – in the balance?

The future of the legal profession – in the balance?

3rd April 2018 Over the last few years, and increasingly more so over the last few months, the world as we know it is changing at a rapid pace around us. I... 

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