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Trillian, McKinsey to be served over Eskom and Transnet services, NPA confirms

By: News24Wire      16th January 2018 Cape Town - A preservation order is expected to be served on Trillian and McKinsey on Tuesday for assets worth around R1.6bn, the National... 

Trillian, McKinsey to be served over Eskom and Transnet services, NPA confirms
Glencore reserves should be valued higher – analysts

Glencore reserves should be valued higher – analysts

By: Martin Creamer     15th January 2018 Investors should be prepared to value the reserves of metal that Glencore owns more highly to reward the proactive approach that the London- and... 

DA to report H&M to International Chamber of Commerce

DA to report H&M to International Chamber of Commerce

By: African News Agency      15th January 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA), South Africa's main opposition party, said on Monday that it will write to the International Chamber of Commerce... 

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 Creating conditions conducive to stability in Guinea-Bissau

Creating conditions conducive to stability in Guinea-Bissau

14th December 2017 The conclusions of this weekend’s 52nd Ordinary Summit of the Conference of Heads of State and Government of the Economic Community of West African... 

Do just 700 000 public workers gobble up half of Kenya’s taxes, as Ruto said?

Do just 700 000 public workers gobble up half of Kenya’s taxes, as Ruto said?

14th December 2017 Kenya’s public wage bill is stubbornly defying government efforts to rein it in, a frustrated-sounding Kenyan deputy president William Ruto said.... 

What can we expect from South Africa's ANC conference?

What can we expect from South Africa's ANC conference? 

13th December 2017 These days, South Africa's media seem to be reporting continuously on a single subject: the governing ANC's 54th national conference that is... 

Why changes to South Africa's labour laws are an assault on workers' rights

Why changes to South Africa's labour laws are an assault on workers' rights 

13th December 2017 The biggest changes to South Africa’s labour laws since 1995, shortly after the country’s first democratic elections, are currently being... 

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 Whose City? An evaluation of urban safety for women in 10 countries

Whose City? An evaluation of urban safety for women in 10 countries

1st December 2017 The New Urban Agenda agreed at the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (also called Habitat III) in Quito,... 

When the Music Stops: Learning from the Mugabe years for Zimbabwe’s economic future

When the Music Stops: Learning from the Mugabe years for Zimbabwe’s economic future

30th November 2017 In light of the current political transition in Zimbabwe, the Brenthurst Foundation has announces the release of a Discussion Paper by the eminent... 

Beyond Borders: How to make the global compacts on migration and refugees work for uprooted children

Beyond Borders: How to make the global compacts on migration and refugees work for uprooted children

30th November 2017 Recent large-scale movements of refugees and migrants have drawn attention to the need for global and coordinated action for peaceful, orderly and... 

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... 

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Statements

SADTU: SADTU shocked and saddned by the killing of a teacher by a learner

SADTU: SADTU shocked and saddned by the killing of a teacher by a learner

16th January 2018 The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU) is shocked and saddened by the death of a teacher who was allegedly stabbed to death by a... 

DA: Francois Rodgers says disbandment of the ANC PEC in KZN will further destabilize the province

DA: Francois Rodgers says disbandment of the ANC PEC in KZN will further destabilize the province

16th January 2018 The ANC’s decision to disband it’s PEC in KwaZulu-Natal has the potential to further destabilize the province and ultimately negatively impact... 

SADTU: SADTU welcomes teachers and learners in the 2018 school year

SADTU: SADTU welcomes teachers and learners in the 2018 school year

16th January 2018 South Africa’s biggest union in the education sector, the South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU), would like to welcome all teachers and... 

SA: Justice and Correctional Services committee welcomes news of freezing orders

SA: Justice and Correctional Services committee welcomes news of freezing orders

16th January 2018 Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services has noted media reports that the Asset Forfeiture Unit (AFU) will today serve... 

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Press Offices

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... 

Interdicting disciplinary proceedings: The Labour Court provides guidance on what may constitute exceptional circumstances

Interdicting disciplinary proceedings: The Labour Court provides guidance on what may constitute exceptional circumstances

20th November 2017 When should the Labour Court prevent an employer from exercising its right to take disciplinary action against employees? In Booysen v Minister of... 

Constitutional Court decides in State Information Technology Agency SOC Limited/Gijima Holdings case

Constitutional Court decides in State Information Technology Agency SOC Limited/Gijima Holdings case

20th November 2017 The Constitutional Court this week handed down judgment in a matter that will be of interest to parties who contract with state owned companies. On... 

Various amendments on the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, 2017

Various amendments on the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, 2017

16th November 2017 In this article covering the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, 2017 (TLAB), we discuss amendments to the Income Tax Act, 1962 (ITA) on the contributed... 

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