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Sanral’s transformation policy ready for submission to Cabinet

By: Creamer Media Reporter      18th June 2018 The final version of the South African National Roads Agency Limited’s (Sanral’s) transformation policy, which is aimed at reshaping the... 

Sanral’s transformation policy ready for submission to Cabinet
Eskom says low probability of day-time load-shedding

Eskom says low probability of day-time load-shedding

By: African News Agency      18th June 2018 State electricity company Eskom said on Monday there is a low probability of rotational load-shedding during the day as a result of power station... 

 Eskom says power system will take up to 10 days to recover from strike impact

Eskom says power system will take up to 10 days to recover from strike impact

By: News24Wire      18th June 2018 State electricity company Eskom said late on Sunday its power system remained constrained and would take up to ten days to recover from the effects... 

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Do 200 000 abortions – many a ‘repeat’ – take place in SA each year?

Do 200 000 abortions – many a ‘repeat’ – take place in SA each year?

5th June 2018 An MP seeking to introduce changes to South African abortion law claimed 200 000 abortions took place each year, many of them “repeats”. Official... 

How South Africa's services sector can help tackle poverty and inequality

How South Africa's services sector can help tackle poverty and inequality

5th June 2018 About two thirds of South Africa’s GDP now consists of contributions from the services sector, which ranges from banks and insurance companies to... 

South Africa wants to make history compulsory at school. But can it?

South Africa wants to make history compulsory at school. But can it?

4th June 2018 South Africa’s minister of Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has released a report from a ministerial task team that recommends a major... 

 FemWise-Africa set to boost women’s role in peace processes

FemWise-Africa set to boost women’s role in peace processes

4th June 2018 High-level African Union (AU) mediation efforts have in the past included very few women. Almost all AU special envoys to conflict zones are men –... 

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Corporate Sourcing of Renewable Energy: Market and Industry Trends

Corporate Sourcing of Renewable Energy: Market and Industry Trends

25th May 2018 More and more non-energy companies are voluntarily – and actively – procuring or investing in self-generation of renewable energy. Driven by sharp... 

Innovation Priorities to Transform the Energy System: An overview for policy makers

Innovation Priorities to Transform the Energy System: An overview for policy makers

25th May 2018 Technological innovation is crucial to enable progress in the transformation of the global energy system. However, policy makers need to refresh... 

Commodities at a Glance: Special Issue on Shale Gas

Commodities at a Glance: Special Issue on Shale Gas

25th May 2018 The future of energy is among the top issues on the international agenda for sustainable development and is expected to remain as such in the years... 

 Stemming the spills: Guiding Framework for National Tax Spillover Analyses

Stemming the spills: Guiding Framework for National Tax Spillover Analyses

25th May 2018 The last decade has revealed scandal after scandal exposing how multinational companies use one country’s tax system, or a combination of several... 

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Statements

DA: Annette Steyn says DA to request SIU Investigation into corruption allegations at Department of Agriculture

DA: Annette Steyn says DA to request SIU Investigation into corruption allegations at Department of Agriculture

20th June 2018 The DA will write to President Cyril Ramaphosa to request that he authorise the Special Investigation Unit (SIU) to investigate the allegations of... 

SA: Select Committee on International Relations and Trade receive briefing from South African Tourism

SA: Select Committee on International Relations and Trade receive briefing from South African Tourism

20th June 2018 The Select Committee on International Relations and Trade today received a presentation on the Annual Performance Plan for 2018-2019 from South... 

DA: Solly Malatsi says the ANC government has failed to successfully convert hostels into liveable family units for nearly 20 years

DA: Solly Malatsi says the ANC government has failed to successfully convert hostels into liveable family units for nearly 20 years

20th June 2018 Today, on our oversight visit to KwaMazibuko Hostel in Katlehong in the Ekurhuleni Metro, the DA was shocked by the conditions that the ANC... 

DA: John Moodey says DA takes steps to address the problem of illegal immigrants in Johannesburg

DA: John Moodey says DA takes steps to address the problem of illegal immigrants in Johannesburg

20th June 2018 The DA-led City of Johannesburg is working with the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) to address the growing challenge of illegal immigrants living... 

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Press Offices

POPIA – what does it mean for you and your business?

POPIA – what does it mean for you and your business?

5th June 2018 The Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (“POPIA” or the “Act”) regulates the right of privacy in a specific context of data... 

Cloud Computing in Africa

Cloud Computing in Africa

5th June 2018 Cloud computing has increasingly become a staple of modern business.  For those who wish to leverage the cloud in Africa, certain regulatory and... 

Evading the law by hiding under the corporate veil is risky

Evading the law by hiding under the corporate veil is risky

4th June 2018 The Labour Relations Act (LRA) does not define the term ‘employer’ but does place heavy obligations on the employer by dictating that, for example,... 

Underwriting managers - valuable role players

Underwriting managers - valuable role players

4th June 2018 Do you remember not so long ago in 2012 when the Binder Regulations came into effect, it was predicted that underwriting managers would cease to... 

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