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I did not receive payments from private individuals, company – Zuma 

By: African News Agency      2nd November 2017 President Jacob Zuma on Thursday categorically denied that he received any payments from private individuals and companies since he assumed power... 

I did not receive payments from private individuals, company – Zuma
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 Cabinet approves minimum wage bill

Cabinet approves minimum wage bill

By: News24Wire      2nd November 2017 Cabinet approved the National Minimum Wage Bill during its fortnightly meeting on November 1. The draft legislation will now be referred to... 

UCT discloses planned 8% fee increase

UCT discloses planned 8% fee increase

By: News24Wire      2nd November 2017 The University of Cape Town (UCT) has disclosed that the institution is proposing an 8% fee increase for the 2018 academic year. This, as a group... 

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Does Nigeria have the world’s most girls out-of-school, as activist Malala claimed?

Does Nigeria have the world’s most girls out-of-school, as activist Malala claimed?

10th August 2017 As part of a global #GirlPowerTrip, Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai visited Nigeria, where she pressed the acting president to declare a state of... 

 Women’s security must come first

Women’s security must come first

10th August 2017 Today South Africans are commemorating the historic Women’s March on 9 August 1956 against apartheid pass laws. Around 20 000 women marched to the... 

 As South Africa’s leaders quarrel, the real struggle continues

As South Africa’s leaders quarrel, the real struggle continues

10th August 2017 If you watch political events or have even a marginal interest in politics, South Africa is a distracting place. Today, in Parliament, there’ll be... 

Zuma no confidence vote: the ANC is the loser, whatever happens

Zuma no confidence vote: the ANC is the loser, whatever happens

8th August 2017 South Africa’s governing African National Congress has got itself into one hell of a pickle. The National Assembly is due to debate an opposition... 

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 The Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report 2017

The Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report 2017

6th April 2017 The World Economic Forum has, for the past 11 years, engaged leaders in travel and tourism to carry out an in-depth analysis of the Travel and... 

 A dangerous 'game': the pushback of migrants, including refugees, at Europe’s borders

A dangerous 'game': the pushback of migrants, including refugees, at Europe’s borders

6th April 2017 People who are trying to access the EU in search of safety and dignity are being routinely abused by law enforcement officials in countries in the... 

World Report 2017

World Report 2017

6th April 2017 World Report 2017 summarises key human rights issues in more than 90 countries and territories worldwide. It reflects investigative work that Human... 

REmap 2030: Renewable Energy Prospects for the Russian Federation (working paper)

REmap 2030: Renewable Energy Prospects for the Russian Federation (working paper)  

5th April 2017 The Russian Federation has set out to increase and diversify its use of renewables, particularly for power generation. Under current plans and... 

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Statements

SASFU: SASFU statement on Brian Molefe

SASFU: SASFU statement on Brian Molefe

19th November 2017 The South African Security Forces union (SASFU) noted with shock media reports in the City Press that Mr Brian Molefe who is an honorary colonel... 

SA: Report disputes Cash Paymaster Services disclosed full extent of profit

SA: Report disputes Cash Paymaster Services disclosed full extent of profit

19th November 2017 CPS financial statement submitted to the Constitutional Court, audited by KPMG, has not provided enough information to determine how much the... 

SA: Michael Sachs set to join the Gauteng Provincial Government

SA: Michael Sachs set to join the Gauteng Provincial Government

19th November 2017 Gauteng Premier, David Makhura, has requested the Finance Minister, Malusi Gigaba, to facilitate the lateral transfer of Michael Sachs, the Deputy... 

SASWU: ASWU shocked at reports on Bongani Bongo

SASWU: ASWU shocked at reports on Bongani Bongo

19th November 2017 The South African Security Workers union (SASWU) has noted with shock reports in the Business Day implicating the minister of state security Mr... 

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Press Offices

Prosecuting Illegal Fishing in South Africa

Prosecuting Illegal Fishing in South Africa

7th March 2017 A few months ago, South Africa’s oceans were the scene of what can only be described as two high action pursuits by South African authorities of... 

How far can the remedy of Reinstatement be stretched?

How far can the remedy of Reinstatement be stretched?

6th March 2017 In Mashaba v South African Football Association (J122/17) [2017] ZALCJHB 53 (21 February 2017) the Labour Court dealt with an interesting... 

Multinational Enterprises under the spotlight in South Africa’s National Budget Speech17: Transfer pricing

Multinational Enterprises under the spotlight in South Africa’s National Budget Speech17: Transfer pricing

3rd March 2017 In his budget speech on Wednesday 22 February 2017, South African Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, emphasised that combating tax avoidance by... 

Base Erosion and Profit Shifting: Budget 2017 update

Base Erosion and Profit Shifting: Budget 2017 update

1st March 2017 The Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) defines base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) as “tax avoidance strategies that... 

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