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SA Banking Association hits out at 'invasion of privacy' 

By: African News Agency      27th June 2017 The Banking Association South Africa (Basa) on Tuesday hit out at reports that some of the country’s leading bank executives had been spied upon,... 

SA Banking Association hits out at 'invasion of privacy'
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Gigaba due in Parliament to answer on Guptas

Gigaba due in Parliament to answer on Guptas

By: News24Wire      27th June 2017 Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba is due in Parliament on Tuesday morning to account for some members of the Gupta family's naturalisation during his... 

Salim Essop takes centre stage during first day of inquest sitting into Ahmed Timol’s death

Salim Essop takes centre stage during first day of inquest sitting into Ahmed Timol’s death

By: News24Wire      27th June 2017 The man who was arrested alongside late anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol in 1971, took centre stage at the High Court in Johannesburg on Monday... 

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President FW de Klerk and name changes

President FW de Klerk and name changes 

16th April 2015 Since 1984 the African National Congress (ANC) government has honoured ANC heroes of the “struggle” by naming roadways and public buildings after... 

Cultural diplomacy through 'China’s year in South Africa'

Cultural diplomacy through 'China’s year in South Africa'

16th April 2015 How are states employing cultural diplomacy in an increasingly interconnected world in shaping understanding between societies while promoting... 

Labour rights and Karoo farmworkers: Can power relations be challenged?

Labour rights and Karoo farmworkers: Can power relations be challenged? 

16th April 2015 The Labour Relations Amendment Act of 2014 (section 198 of the LRA) introduces important new rights for labour broker, contract and part-time... 

Are South Africans soft targets for ISIS recruitment?

Are South Africans soft targets for ISIS recruitment?

15th April 2015 South Africans were shocked to learn that the Islamic State (ISIS) had allegedly tried to recruit a 15-year-old girl from Cape Town to fight for... 

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Schedule of Parliament (October 22, 2012)

22nd October 2012 Schedule of Parliament (October 22, 2012) 

How direct are the 'direct elections' of trade union officials in China? (October 2012)

19th October 2012 Recently there have been reports on the introduction of the “direct election” (zhi xuan) of trade union officials in some enterprises in China,... 

Spiraling Violence: Boko Haram Attacks and Security Force Abuses in Nigeria (October 2012)

19th October 2012 This 98-page report catalogues atrocities for which Boko Haram has claimed responsibility. It also explores the role of Nigeria’s security forces,... 

Growing Up Locked Down: Youth in Solitary Confinement in Jails and Prisons Across the United States (October 2012)

18th October 2012 This report is based on research in both US jails and prisons in five states ­– Colorado, Florida, Michigan, New York, and Pennsylvania – and... 

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Statements

OUTA: Stop milking state coffers at expense of most vulnerable

OUTA: Stop milking state coffers at expense of most vulnerable

12th January 2018 OUTA condemns, in the strongest terms, Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini’s ongoing manipulation of the needs of the poorest of the poor... 

DA: Phumzile Van Damme says ANC NEC failure to remove Zuma proves that Ramaphosa is more of the same

DA: Phumzile Van Damme says ANC NEC failure to remove Zuma proves that Ramaphosa is more of the same 

11th January 2018 The failure by the ANC NEC and ANC President, Cyril Ramaphosa, to recall Jacob Zuma yesterday only proves that the ANC is incapable of change. Zuma... 

DA: Andricus van der Westhuizen says EFF must take responsibility for the injuries of applicants at Capricorn TVET college

DA: Andricus van der Westhuizen says EFF must take responsibility for the injuries of applicants at Capricorn TVET college

11th January 2018 The DA wishes all the applicants injured in the stampede this morning at Capricorn TVET college a speedy recovery. Six were injured when hopeful... 

SASSA: SASSA rejects allegations of claims of over R1 billion by CPS

SASSA: SASSA rejects allegations of claims of over R1 billion by CPS

11th January 2018 The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has rejected allegations of claims of over R1 billion by Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) based on... 

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Press Offices

Monthly sustainability legislation, regulation and parliamentary update: October 2012

19th March 2013 SECTION A:  ENVIRONMENTAL (NATIONAL) National Water Act (36/1998) 1. Extension of time for written objections to the proposed allocation schedule... 

The Comesa competition law regime is born

19th March 2013 COMESA's 19 Member States cut a swathe across the continent from Libya and Egypt in the north, through central and east Africa as far south as... 

The Angolan industrial property office promises patent publications to clear backlog

19th March 2013 “Anyone who has filed a patent in Angola will tell you that it can take a very long time for a patent to grant in this jurisdiction. In fact, in... 

Does the President have the authority to appoint senior counsel

19th March 2013 The conferral of ‘silk’ or ‘senior counsel’ status on practising advocates was the subject of a Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) judgment handed down... 

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