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Vote on Ramaphosa’s impeachment postponed as he turns to ConCourt

By: Thabi Madiba     Updated 2 hours 21 minutes ago The National Assembly has postponed its consideration of the Section 89 Panel report to December 13, when a vote on whether impeachment proceedings... 

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SA economy surprises with strong growth in third quarter

By: News24Wire      Updated 9 minutes ago Despite record load shedding, South Africa's economy grew faster than expected in the third quarter – avoiding a recession. The economy grew by... 

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ActionSA welcomes new members as it strengthens KZN support

By: Sane Dhlamini     Updated 11 minutes ago ActionSA KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Chairperson Zwakele Mncwango said his party is ready to “work for the people of South Africa” as he welcomed... 

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The Conversation

More South Africans are smoking - higher taxes and stronger law enforcement are needed

Updated 53 minutes ago Tobacco use imposes a significant health and economic burden on countries. Research estimates that the cost of smoking in South Africa amounted to... 

Institute for Security Studies

What does a wounded ANC mean for South Africa’s prospects?

Updated 56 minutes ago Much ink will be spilt and tweets posted about the future of South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa, his governing African National Congress... 

Africa Check

Race and private sector ownership in South Africa: three viral claims investigated

Updated 1 hour ago A viral tweet posted in October 2022 has some surprising figures about race and who owns what in South Africa’s private economic sector.   It... 

Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference Parliamentary Liaison Office

Talking about a Devolution: Getting Passenger Rail Back on Track

Updated 2 hours ago When Statistics South Africa conducted its National Household Travel Survey in 2013, more than 10% of Western Cape households surveyed reported... 

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World Economic Forum

Future Readiness of SMEs and Mid-Sized Companies: A Year On

Updated 3 hours ago Small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and mid-sized companies represent 90% of all companies and are responsible for close to 70% of jobs and... 

Overseas Development Institute

Linking humanitarian assistance and social protection in response to forced displacement: an analytical framework

Updated 3 hours ago Worldwide, there are now 100-million displaced people, often living among host communities on a protracted basis. To respond to this growing and... 

World Trade Organization

WTO issues 2022 edition of flagship statistical publication

2nd December 2022 The World Trade Statistical Review 2022 looks at the effects of Covid-19 and the war in Ukraine on the global economy, commodity prices,... 

Eurodad

History RePPPeated II - Why Public-Private Partnerships are not the solution

2nd December 2022 Since the publication of our first report in the History RePPPeated series, the context for the continued promotion of PPPs has become even more... 

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DA calls for immediate action following another shooting of Intercape bus driver

DA calls for immediate action following another shooting of Intercape bus driver

Updated 1 hour 6 minutes ago The DA strongly condemns the shooting of an Intercape bus driver on the N2 in Cape Town over the weekend. The Western Cape Standing Committee on... 

Health Ombud condemns conduct of two Motherwell Clinic nurses

Updated 2 hours ago Zenizole Vena’s tragic story touched the heart of every South African. After the 15-year old bravely escaped the men that had captured and raped... 

Mangaung intervention, the disaster of the year

Updated 2 hours 2 minutes ago In April, the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, and the Minister of Finance, Enoch Gondwana,... 

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Call for township entrepreneurs as tyre programme gains traction

Updated 3 hours ago •    Dunlop seeking 48 entrepreneurs to apply for loan capital, training and business support •    New concept extends footprint of 80 centres... 

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Labourwise

Dismissal after reaching retirement age

Updated 42 minutes ago It is fairly common practice to allow employees to work beyond their retirement age. But what if such employees want to hang on to their job... 

LexisNexis

Compliance emerges as top business priority

Updated 3 hours ago The corporate risk landscape is constantly evolving with new threats emerging daily. With the increase in digital adoption, fraud has escalated,... 

Cox Yeats Attorneys

Can an unsuccessful tenderer claim damages from the State? – The final word!

Updated 3 hours ago The Constitutional Court handed down judgment on 30 November 2022 in answer to this question. In a unanimous judgment, the Constitutional Court had... 

Baker McKenzie

South Africa: SARS' right to intervene in review applications stemming from criminal proceedings

2nd December 2022 Does the South African Revenue Service (SARS) have a direct and substantial interest in the evidence admitted in a review application stemming from... 

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