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Anglo working towards collaborative decarbonised energy advance across South Africa 

By: Martin Creamer     30th July 2021 Anglo American, which will have all of its South American operations on renewable energy by the end of next year, is working towards trying to... 

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Former State Capture Inquiry secretary denies corruption allegations

Former State Capture Inquiry secretary denies corruption allegations

By: News24Wire      30th July 2021 The State Capture Inquiry had its former secretary on the stand on Friday to answer to allegations of corruption and receiving bribes. Dr Kgotso de... 

Vaccination programme open for journalists of all ages

Vaccination programme open for journalists of all ages

By: Thabi Madiba     30th July 2021 Media houses who submitted their details through the Government Communication and Information System facilitated process for the vaccination... 

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 Neither the Security Council nor the AU is grasping the GERD nettle

Neither the Security Council nor the AU is grasping the GERD nettle

30th July 2021 Diplomatic efforts to resolve the long-simmering dispute between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan over Ethiopia's great dam on the Blue Nile now seem to... 

#Phoenix22: Black lives don’t matter

#Phoenix22: Black lives don’t matter

30th July 2021 Perhaps this depends on who died or who did the killing, as in the #Phoenix22 killings, writes our award-winning columnist Bhekisisa Mncube in his... 

Our thoughts at this difficult time

Our thoughts at this difficult time

30th July 2021 2021 is proving to be another difficult year for South African business. Despite rising minerals prices and some credible signs that initiatives... 

Africa has a great strategic plan: now it needs to roll up its sleeves and take action

Africa has a great strategic plan: now it needs to roll up its sleeves and take action

29th July 2021 When the United Nations started framing its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2012 – a shared blueprint for working towards global peace and... 

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Development Perspectives on Special Agro-Industrial Processing Zones (SAPZ) in Africa: Lessons from experiences

Development Perspectives on Special Agro-Industrial Processing Zones (SAPZ) in Africa: Lessons from experiences

29th July 2021 The broad objective of this study is to undertake research on development perspectives of an integrated agro-industrial ecosystem in Africa that... 

Economic performance of the Congo Basin’s forestry sector

Economic performance of the Congo Basin’s forestry sector

29th July 2021 The Congo Basin is made up of six countries: Cameroon, the Central African Republic, the Republic of the Congo, the Democratic Republic of the... 

Performance of the forestry sector in the Southern African Development Community

Performance of the forestry sector in the Southern African Development Community

29th July 2021 The protocol on forestry of the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) provides a broad and comprehensive policy framework to manage forests... 

Performance of the Gabonese forest industry

Performance of the Gabonese forest industry

29th July 2021 The forest industry is a major resource for Gabon. According the most recent FAO statistics, the total forest area for Gabon was estimated at... 

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Statements

Joint statement by GCIS and SANEF on opening of vaccination programme for journalists

Joint statement by GCIS and SANEF on opening of vaccination programme for journalists

30th July 2021 The South African National Editors Forum (SANEF) in partnership with the Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) and the National... 

Horrific death at Helen Joseph hospital highlights need for broad rescue plan

30th July 2021 I am horrified by the ordeal suffered by a Johannesburg mother whose daughter died unattended at the casualty department of the Helen Joseph... 

Tshwane Residents Still Awaiting Maintenance Plan from the “Ghost Mayor”

Tshwane Residents Still Awaiting Maintenance Plan from the “Ghost Mayor”

30th July 2021 ActionSA reiterates our call for the Tshwane’s “Ghost Mayor” to present a maintenance plan for the City’s substations following yet another round... 

President Ramaphosa must fire Minister Mkhize following SIU affidavit

President Ramaphosa must fire Minister Mkhize following SIU affidavit

30th July 2021 President Cyril Ramaphosa can no longer dither on the future of Dr Zweli Mkhize as Health Minister. The founding affidavit by the Special... 

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Press Offices

The Powers Of CCMA Commissioners

The Powers Of CCMA Commissioners

Updated 34 minutes ago The Labour Relations Act (LRA) gives CCMA commissioners a number of powers including the power, in respect of any dispute the commissioner is... 

A new global taxation regime is in the pipeline – start preparing now

A new global taxation regime is in the pipeline – start preparing now

30th July 2021 The recent agreement by 130 of the 139 countries participating in the OECD/G20 Inclusive Framework (IF) to implement the two-pillar package will... 

Africa: Competition in the Digital Economy

Africa: Competition in the Digital Economy

30th July 2021 Digitisation has ushered in an era of hyper-connectivity, marked by disruptive digital platforms that operate on a global scale. According to... 

A guide to employers’ tax obligations after damage to their premises

A guide to employers’ tax obligations after damage to their premises

28th July 2021 The recent looting and damage to businesses in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng has had a devastating impact on many businesses, both small and large. In... 

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Magazine round up | 30 July 2021

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