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Economy may grow 2 percent in 2018 – Gigaba  

By: Reuters     11th January 2018 South Africa's economy may grow 2 percent or more this year if the government takes the right policy decisions, Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba said... 

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Recalling Zuma will cause havoc, Transform SA warns ANC leaders

Recalling Zuma will cause havoc, Transform SA warns ANC leaders 

By: News24Wire      11th January 2018 Removing President Jacob Zuma will cause economic havoc and could spark widespread violence. That is the view of a barely-known entity calling... 

 S Africa's food remains safe, despite listeria outbreak

S Africa's food remains safe, despite listeria outbreak

By: African News Agency      11th January 2018 Amidst a listeriosis outbreak which has claimed the lives of more than 60 people in South Africa, the Consumer Goods Council of SA (CGCSA),... 

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 South Africa’s ‘short-term pain’ or ‘long-term gain’ future

South Africa’s ‘short-term pain’ or ‘long-term gain’ future  

13th December 2017 South Africa is at a crossroads. The political choices to be made during the African National Congress’s (ANC) leadership elections on 17 December... 

 Where next for the APRM as the AU transforms?

Where next for the APRM as the AU transforms?

13th December 2017 As institutions mature, they should take stock to gear themselves for the future. Led by Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame, a process is under way at... 

South Africa needs a fresh approach to its stubbornly high levels of inequality

South Africa needs a fresh approach to its stubbornly high levels of inequality

12th December 2017 It is widely accepted that South Africa is one of the most unequal societies in the world – the top 10% of the population earn about 60% of all... 

 Accurate statistics are needed for the SA farm murder debate

Accurate statistics are needed for the SA farm murder debate  

11th December 2017 Recently thousands of farmers, supporters and sympathisers took to South Africa’s streets in an emotional but peaceful protest against the violent... 

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Crackdown on Dissent –  Brutality, Torture, and Political Persecution in Venezuela

Crackdown on Dissent – Brutality, Torture, and Political Persecution in Venezuela

30th November 2017 In April 2017, tens of thousands of people took to the streets in Venezuela to protest against the government-controlled Supreme Court’s attempt to... 

Paying Taxes 2018 report

Paying Taxes 2018 report

29th November 2017 Now in its 12th edition, Paying Taxes is a unique report from PwC and the World Bank Group which uses a medium-sized domestic case study company to... 

Making water infrastructure investment decisions in a changing climate: Ghana

Making water infrastructure investment decisions in a changing climate: Ghana

29th November 2017 In many developing countries, investments to harness water resources for development have tended to focus on built infrastructure such as large... 

Making water infrastructure investment decisions in a changing climate: Kenya

Making water infrastructure investment decisions in a changing climate: Kenya

29th November 2017 In many developing countries, investments to harness water resources for development have tended to focus on built infrastructure such as large... 

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DHET: Deputy Minister Buti Manamela on long queues at Peter Mokaba Stadium

DHET: Deputy Minister Buti Manamela on long queues at Peter Mokaba Stadium

15th January 2018 I am aware of the long queues at Peter Mokaba Stadium and have asked the Principal to go and speak to them and allay their fears. There is no need... 

SA: Gauteng Health launches modern technology to optimise access to cancer treatment

SA: Gauteng Health launches modern technology to optimise access to cancer treatment

15th January 2018 As part of the Department’s concerted efforts to boost service delivery and fast track diagnosis of patients suffering from cancer, Gauteng MEC for... 

NEHAWU: NEHAWU calls on DUT management to concede workers demands

NEHAWU: NEHAWU calls on DUT management to concede workers demands

15th January 2018 The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] calls on the management of the Durban University of Technology [DUT] to urgently... 

PRASA: PRASA responds to the article by Rapport

PRASA: PRASA responds to the article by Rapport

15th January 2018 The Article by Rapport on PRASA’s new trains is nothing but an on-going onslaught and attempt to undermine the work of government to bring dignity... 

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Press Offices

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... 

Kenya: Important changes to copyright law

Kenya: Important changes to copyright law

20th November 2017 Significant changes will be brought about to Kenyan copyright law through a bill called the Copyright (Amendment) Bill of 2017 (‘the Bill’), which... 

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