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SANDF warns against members getting involved in ANC affairs 

By: News24Wire      23rd September 2020 South African National Defence Force Chief, General Solly Shoke, has issued a warning to members, cautioning them against getting involved in... 

SANDF warns against members getting involved in ANC affairs
Former president Motlanthe criticises SA's treatment of undocumented immigrants

Former president Motlanthe criticises SA's treatment of undocumented immigrants 

By: News24Wire      23rd September 2020 Former president Kgalema Motlanthe has bemoaned South Africa's treatment of undocumented immigrants, saying the country largely excludes migrants... 

Mashaba vows retrieval of bodies from 2016 accident at Lily mine

Mashaba vows retrieval of bodies from 2016 accident at Lily mine 

By: Sane Dhlamini     23rd September 2020 ActionSA leader Herman Mashaba on Wednesday said his party’s legal team will aim to present the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy with a... 

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Corruption, the number one threat to our heritage

Corruption, the number one threat to our heritage

23rd September 2020 When thinking of South Africa’s heritage, our rich diversity, vibrant history, extraordinary natural beauty and fascinating landmarks come first to... 

 Circular economy: moving Africa towards environmental sustainability

Circular economy: moving Africa towards environmental sustainability

23rd September 2020 For Africa, the impact of COVID-19 has made thinking about the future more important than ever. Recent analysis by the African Futures and... 

 How to make the UN relevant again: Pursue a fresh approach to climate change

How to make the UN relevant again: Pursue a fresh approach to climate change

23rd September 2020 As the United Nations celebrates 75 years of championing safety and security, social welfare, refugee rights, and more, it risks seeing all this... 

Fact-checking influential TV presenter’s claims about child trafficking in South Africa

Fact-checking influential TV presenter’s claims about child trafficking in South Africa

23rd September 2020 In September 2020 a video shared on social media showed a man appearing to try to snatch a child from a restaurant in the Roodepoort area of... 

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 Data-Driven Food Systems for Crisis Resiliency

Data-Driven Food Systems for Crisis Resiliency

23rd September 2020 The first half of 2020 has been marked with the food market and agri-dealer closures, trade blockages, labor shortages, manufacturing and... 

 Measuring Stakeholder Capitalism: Towards Common Metrics and Consistent Reporting of Sustainable Value Creation

Measuring Stakeholder Capitalism: Towards Common Metrics and Consistent Reporting of Sustainable Value Creation

23rd September 2020 At the 2020 Annual Meeting in Davos, 120 of the world’s largest companies supported efforts to develop a core set of common metrics and disclosures... 

Trade Finance in Africa: Trends Over the Past Decade and Opportunities Ahead

Trade Finance in Africa: Trends Over the Past Decade and Opportunities Ahead

23rd September 2020 This report is the third in the “Trade Finance in Africa” research series. It uses a standardized survey of commercial banks to provide a... 

Analysis Of Corruption Trends (Act) 2020

Analysis Of Corruption Trends (Act) 2020

22nd September 2020 If it were truly possible to quantify the devastating impact of corruption as easily as we can tally war casualties, then we would realise that the... 

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Tribunal Confirms Consent Agreement Between Commission And Japanese Firm, T.RAD Company Limited

Tribunal Confirms Consent Agreement Between Commission And Japanese Firm, T.RAD Company Limited

Updated 7 hours ago The Tribunal has confirmed, as an order, a consent agreement concluded between the Competition Commission (the Commission) and Japanese firm, T.RAD... 

DA in Knysna supports dignified removal of illegal structures

DA in Knysna supports dignified removal of illegal structures

23rd September 2020 The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Knysna does not support illegal land invasion, but we do insist that structures should be removed in a way that... 

DA demands dissolution of Makana Municipal Council

DA demands dissolution of Makana Municipal Council

23rd September 2020 On Monday 21 September 2020 the Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Makana Municipality submitted a motion in terms of s34 of the Municipal Structures... 

Release US Political Prisoners in the Anti-Racist Struggle!

Release US Political Prisoners in the Anti-Racist Struggle!

23rd September 2020 Political repression in the USA continues against those leading the massive anti-racist protest movement, as seen in the recent arrests of four... 

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Baker McKenzie launches Cross-Border Enforcement Center – providing analysis of the enforcement of court judgments and arbitration awards across 44 jurisdictions

Baker McKenzie launches Cross-Border Enforcement Center – providing analysis of the enforcement of court judgments and arbitration awards across 44 jurisdictions

23rd September 2020 Baker McKenzie has launched the Cross-Border Enforcement Center, a report that draws on the expertise of the Firm’s global dispute resolution team,... 

Relaxation of loop structures - but at what tax cost?

Relaxation of loop structures - but at what tax cost?

23rd September 2020 The envisaged future relaxation of the prohibition on “loop structures” will be accompanied by amended tax laws, but current proposals are likely... 

Halting of emergency procurement of PPE

Halting of emergency procurement of PPE

22nd September 2020 The recent instruction by National Treasury to all government departments to halt the emergency procurement of personal protective equipment (PPE)... 

The effect of offer and acceptance in settlement discussions

The effect of offer and acceptance in settlement discussions

22nd September 2020 When entering into settlement discussions, the content of your discussions and subsequent correspondence is of the utmost importance. Consideration... 

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