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Ramaphosa to face questions on 'safety and security' of Nigerians in SA

By: African News Agency      11th July 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to face tough questions relating to the country's plan to "safeguard Nigerians" living in South Africa.... 

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ANC KZN almost ready to hold its provincial conference – Jessie Duarte

ANC KZN almost ready to hold its provincial conference – Jessie Duarte

By: News24Wire      11th July 2018 African National Congress (ANC) deputy secretary general Jessie Duarte, who also heads up the party's national dispute resolution committee, said... 

Jarana confirms aim of strategic partnership for SAA

Jarana confirms aim of strategic partnership for SAA

By: Rebecca Campbell     11th July 2018 South African Airways (SAA) CEO Vuyani Jarana confirmed on Wednesday that a Strategic Equity Partner (SEP) would be sought for the airline. He was... 

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To fix South Africa's dysfunctional state, ditch its colonial heritage

To fix South Africa's dysfunctional state, ditch its colonial heritage

3rd July 2018 South African President Cyril Ramaphosa recently made an astonishing statement: that the country’s governance is collapsing. It takes extraordinary... 

 Doing business in a way that benefits everyone

Doing business in a way that benefits everyone

3rd July 2018 The blind spot of capitalist business practice is the belief that business is all about profit, regardless of its effect on the environment or... 

What affects job retention and job creation: reservation wages or reservation what?

What affects job retention and job creation: reservation wages or reservation what?

2nd July 2018 Unemployment research typically inquires how to generate more jobs and how to keep workers working. Researchers often probe the reservation wage... 

The long and short of South African school commutes: a case study

The long and short of South African school commutes: a case study

2nd July 2018 Education enables social mobility. This is particularly true in a context of high inequality and high unemployment, such as South Africa. This is... 

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Life under the Taliban shadow government

Life under the Taliban shadow government

22nd June 2018 Based on first-hand interviews with more than 160 Taliban fighters and officials, as well as civilians, this paper examines how the Taliban govern... 

Ending human suffering in supermarket supply chains

Ending human suffering in supermarket supply chains

22nd June 2018 Inequality is rampant across the global economy, and the agro-food sector is no exception. At the top, big supermarkets and other corporate food... 

The Fatal Consequences of Dangerously Substandard Medical Care in Immigration Detention

The Fatal Consequences of Dangerously Substandard Medical Care in Immigration Detention

20th June 2018 On the morning that Jose Azurdia died, an officer at the Adelanto Detention Facility in California told a nurse Mr. Azurdia was ill and vomiting.... 

Guidelines for the management of snakebites, second edition

Guidelines for the management of snakebites, second edition

19th June 2018 Snakebites are well-known medical emergencies in many parts of the world, especially in rural areas. Agricultural workers and children are most... 

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Bayer: Bayer extends smallholder farmer support beyond Eastern Cape to KwaZulu Natal

Bayer: Bayer extends smallholder farmer support beyond Eastern Cape to KwaZulu Natal

12th July 2018 The Umzimkhulu farming community’s wool production initiatives in KZN are set to receive a major boost following today’s handover of much-needed... 

SA: MEC Zikalala announces new Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife board

SA: MEC Zikalala announces new Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife board

12th July 2018 THE KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Mr Sihle Zikalala has expressed his full confidence in the newly... 

NUM: NUM supports POPCRU national march

NUM: NUM supports POPCRU national march

12th July 2018 The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) supports the Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) national march tomorrow in Pretoria. POPCRU... 

DA: Minister must appoint independent inquiry to investigate claims about Competition Commission

DA: Minister must appoint independent inquiry to investigate claims about Competition Commission

12th July 2018 The DA has today written to the Minister of Economic Development, Ebrahim Patel, asking him to appoint an independent inquiry into the Competition... 

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Press Offices

Tax non-compliance status may be inaccurate

Tax non-compliance status may be inaccurate

27th June 2018 SARS replaced the Tax Clearance Certificate (TCC) system with the enhanced Tax Compliance Status (TCS) system on eFiling in April 2016. The new TCS... 

SA is not alone in grappling with labour broking and working hours

SA is not alone in grappling with labour broking and working hours

27th June 2018 Labour broking, working hours and minimum wages are hot potatoes in South Africa but the country is not alone in grappling with them. From Angola,... 

The rights of illegal workers and workers engaged in illegal activities in South Africa

The rights of illegal workers and workers engaged in illegal activities in South Africa

25th June 2018 In light of xenophobic violence which continues to be a problem in various regions in South Africa, the case of Discovery Health Limited and... 

Considering the ownership element of the Draft Broad-Based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the Mining and Minerals Industry 2018

Considering the ownership element of the Draft Broad-Based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the Mining and Minerals Industry 2018

22nd June 2018 The long-awaited draft Broad-based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the Mining and Minerals Industry, 2018 was published on Friday, 15 June... 

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