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SA 'took strong exception' to Australian travel advisory

By: News24Wire      18th April 2018 South Africa "took strong exception" to a recent travel advisory issued by the Australian government. Minister of International Relations and... 

SA 'took strong exception' to Australian travel advisory
Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Lindiwe Sisulu
Mnangagwa says new investment law to open economy

Mnangagwa says new investment law to open economy

By: Reuters     18th April 2018 Zimbabwe is working on a new investment law to open up the economy to foreign investors, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Wednesday, part of... 

Presidency ordered to pay costs after withdrawal of State capture appeal

Presidency ordered to pay costs after withdrawal of State capture appeal

By: News24Wire      18th April 2018 The presidency has been ordered to pay costs following the decision to withdraw the application for leave to appeal the high court's State capture... 

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SA’s serial murder & rape ‘ranking’ not supported by data

SA’s serial murder & rape ‘ranking’ not supported by data

10th April 2018 South Africa’s last forensic psychologist has resigned from the police, leaving law enforcement unable to quickly identify serial crime offenders,... 

The ANC is a home for all in KwaZulu-Natal! by Ndabezinhle Sibiya

The ANC is a home for all in KwaZulu-Natal! by Ndabezinhle Sibiya

9th April 2018 Over the past few days, there have been unfortunate comments in various social media platforms with people lashing out at some ANC members and... 

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... 

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Bioenergy from Finnish forests: Sustainable, efficient, modern use of wood

Bioenergy from Finnish forests: Sustainable, efficient, modern use of wood

26th March 2018 Wood residues form Finland’s main source of bioenergy. About half of the country’s wood production is used for heat and power, either through... 

Barriers to Education for Children with Disabilities in Lebanon

Barriers to Education for Children with Disabilities in Lebanon

26th March 2018 Under the law, all Lebanese children should have access to education free from discrimination. Lebanon’s Law 220 of 2000 grants persons with... 

South Africa’s Secret Police: Inside the Multi-Billion Rand, Clandestine VIP Protection Services

South Africa’s Secret Police: Inside the Multi-Billion Rand, Clandestine VIP Protection Services

26th March 2018 Few things in South Africa are more visible and yet more secretive than the VIP Protection Services. We see them everywhere, but who they are, how... 

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... 

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SA: Minister Derek Hanekom on jobs creation and promotion of entrepreneurship in tourism

SA: Minister Derek Hanekom on jobs creation and promotion of entrepreneurship in tourism

19th April 2018 Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom and his G20 counterparts have committed their countries to create more jobs and to promote entrepreneurship in... 

SA: President Ramaphosa assures investors Government is creating an enabling environment for investment

SA: President Ramaphosa assures investors Government is creating an enabling environment for investment

19th April 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa told investors and business leaders that South Africa is on the road to economic recovery as government is creating an... 

EFF: EFF on AfriForum's racist attempts to deflect the attention of the EFF

EFF: EFF on AfriForum's racist attempts to deflect the attention of the EFF

19th April 2018 The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) notes the nonsensical attempt of the ultra right wing formation of white racists, Afriforum to deflect the... 

SARB: SARB notes KPMG developments on audit of VBS Mutual Bank

SARB: SARB notes KPMG developments on audit of VBS Mutual Bank

19th April 2018 The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has noted the recent developments regarding KPMG and in particular its audit of VBS Mutual Bank. The SARB... 

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Press Offices

Tax treatment of excessive debt financing under review

Tax treatment of excessive debt financing under review

5th April 2018 Malusi Gigaba stated in the Budget Review 2018 (Budget) that: "The deductibility of interest payments on debt acts as an incentive to use debt... 

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... 

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