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Court victory for AYO in PIC R4.3bn repayment case

By: News24Wire      Updated 40 minutes ago The Companies and Intellectual Properties Commission (CIPC) order issued to the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) to recoup R4.3-billion from AYO... 

Court victory for AYO in PIC R4.3bn repayment case
One charge of culpable homicide withdrawn against Duduzane Zuma

One charge of culpable homicide withdrawn against Duduzane Zuma

By: News24Wire      Updated 1 hour 26 minutes ago One charge of culpable homicide that Duduzane Zuma was facing has been withdrawn.  The case against former president Jacob Zuma's son commenced in... 

 Mining body says 90 000 jobs at risk from electricity price hikes

Mining body says 90 000 jobs at risk from electricity price hikes

By: News24Wire      Updated 1 hour 28 minutes ago The Minerals Council South Africa has said that as many as 90 000 jobs in the country's mining sector could be at risk "solely as a result" of... 

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 South Africans go to the polls in May: what you need to know

South Africans go to the polls in May: what you need to know

Updated 1 hour 55 minutes ago South Africa holds its sixth national election on May 8, coinciding with the country’s celebration of its silver jubilee as a democracy this year.... 

 Social media bridges North Africa’s divides to facilitate migration

Social media bridges North Africa’s divides to facilitate migration

Updated 1 hour 57 minutes ago More Moroccans, Algerians, Tunisians and Libyans are undertaking irregular migration than at any point since 2011. Officials on both sides of the... 

‘One South Africa for All!’ Fact-checking the DA’s 2019 election manifesto

‘One South Africa for All!’ Fact-checking the DA’s 2019 election manifesto

Updated 2 hours 2 minutes ago South Africa’s official opposition party, the Democratic Alliance (DA), launched its election manifesto in Johannesburg on 23 February 2019. The... 

Counting down to elections: ANC in KZN shows strength

Counting down to elections: ANC in KZN shows strength

25th March 2019 There are few significant events that took place over the past two weeks that have shown the strength of the African National Congress (ANC) in KZN... 

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 Platforms and Ecosystems: Enabling the Digital Economy

Platforms and Ecosystems: Enabling the Digital Economy

Updated 1 hour 43 minutes ago This briefing paper forms part of the World Economic Forum System Initiative on Shaping the Future of Digital Economy and Society, initiated... 

 Fostering Effective Energy Transition 2019

Fostering Effective Energy Transition 2019

Updated 1 hour 44 minutes ago Fostering Effective Energy Transition report is part of the World Economic Forum’s System Initiative on Shaping the Future of Energy. The report... 

The Principled Aid Index: understanding donor motivations

The Principled Aid Index: understanding donor motivations

Updated 1 hour 49 minutes ago Amid a rising tide of political populism in Europe and beyond, the idea that aid should serve the national interest is gaining currency. Yet there... 

Dignity and humanitarian action in displacement

Dignity and humanitarian action in displacement

Updated 1 hour 52 minutes ago Dignity is a frequently invoked concept in humanitarian action and human rights. Yet, despite being a word with positive connotations, there is... 

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WC Govt: Repairs and resealing in Worcester, Robertson, Ashton and Bonnievale

WC Govt: Repairs and resealing in Worcester, Robertson, Ashton and Bonnievale

Updated 3 minutes ago A R150 million project to repair and reseal the R60 from the Nuy intersection near Worcester to Ashton, and the R317 (MR287) from Robertson through... 

Minister Sisulu extends message of condolences to the Buthelezi family

Minister Sisulu extends message of condolences to the Buthelezi family

Updated 7 minutes ago The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Lindiwe Sisulu, has this morning extended her heartfelt condolences to the Chief of... 

SACP: Let’s Turn South Africa Around!

SACP: Let’s Turn South Africa Around!

25th March 2019 Let’s defeat state capture. Let’s defend our country and our gains! Let’s advance towards a people’s economy, with decent work and comprehensive... 

IFP: On the Passing of Princess Irene Buthelezi

IFP: On the Passing of Princess Irene Buthelezi

25th March 2019 On behalf of the Inkatha Freedom Party, the IFP’s National Executive Committee extends its deepest condolences to our President, Prince Mangosuthu... 

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VAT Cross-Border E-Commerce Rules promulgated

VAT Cross-Border E-Commerce Rules promulgated

Updated 2 hours 47 minutes ago The indirect taxation of cross-border e-commerce transactions have been high on the agenda for tax authorities worldwide. There is clearly a... 

Smart Contracts vs Traditional Contracts: Same but Different

Smart Contracts vs Traditional Contracts: Same but Different

Updated 2 hours 48 minutes ago Smart contracts mark the evolution of the binding contract from a set of terms and conditions, governed by the common law, into a set of... 

Don't be intimidated into relying on a SARS tax interpretation note

Don't be intimidated into relying on a SARS tax interpretation note

By: Creamer Media Reporter      25th March 2019 The SARS states, on its website (www.sars.gov.za), that its "Interpretation Notes are intended to provide guidelines to stakeholders (both internal... 

Several mining houses assisted in obtaining historic secondary strike interdict

Several mining houses assisted in obtaining historic secondary strike interdict

22nd March 2019 Webber Wentzel’s employment team recently received instructions from several mining houses to assist with secondary strike interdicts. During the... 

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