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Ramaphosa assures govt working to improve policing 

By: Thabi Madiba     Updated 4 hours ago In his weekly letter to the nation on Monday President Cyril Ramaphosa said that government is working to close the capacity gaps that led to the... 

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Cosatu plans strike next week against load-shedding, rising prices  

By: News24Wire      Updated 4 hours ago The Congress of South African Trade Unions will hold a national strike on 24 August against the rising cost of living, fuel costs, and... 

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Newly-elected ANC North West chairperson Nono Maloyi could be forced out due to unresolved case  

By: News24Wire      Updated 7 hours ago The new leadership of the African National Congress in North West faces an uncertain future, and its newly elected chairperson could be forced out... 

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South Africa doesn’t need new cities: it needs to focus on fixing what it’s got

Updated 7 hours ago South Africa is a dominantly urban country, with almost 70% of the population living in cities and towns. But urban services and infrastructures... 

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SADC needs a firmer strategy for the spiralling Eswatini crisis

Updated 7 hours ago The Eswatini crisis is descending into violent conflict, with the bombing of state institutions and attacks against security forces on the rise. At... 

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The case BIG proponents make and Busa’s report both reinforce concerns

15th August 2022 Unaffordability of grant is clear from the Institute for Economic Justice’s proposal, which would cost R280bn in 2023/2024 In early June the Centre... 

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Investment and employment cannot be a starting point, it must be an outcome

15th August 2022 I spend a lot of time in engagements with other social partners about how business can best work with government and others. I have learned there... 

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African Development Bank

Sustainable Market Access for African Road Transport - Smart - Final Report

Updated 6 hours ago TheFinal Reportof the SMART (Sustainable Market Access for African Road Transport) study is aimed at analysing the main regulatory and non-physical... 

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Debt-for-Climate Swaps: Analysis, Design, and Implementation

Updated 6 hours ago This paper compares debt-for-climate swaps—partial debt relief operations conditional on debtor commitments to undertake climate-related... 

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Efficient, Equitable and Effective High-Quality Climate Finance: Recommendations for the post-2025 global climate finance goal

Updated 6 hours ago One of the main outcomes of COP26 is the process to agree a new collective quantified goal on climate finance (NCQG). In order to facilitate... 

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Understanding vulnerability and exclusion in Ghana

12th August 2022 In this study we document and assess the distinct experiences of vulnerability to shock and exclusion in three illustrative areas of Ghana to... 

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IFP NEC Condemns ANC Conduct in Umkhanyakude

Updated 1 hour 27 minutes ago The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) National Executive Council (NEC) condemns, in the strongest possible terms, the conduct of the ANC in Umkhanyakude... 

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Support for political parties, two years before the next National Election

Updated 1 hour 38 minutes ago With the next national election closing in on the two-year countdown mark, it seems as if the ANC is now firmly establishing itself in the “less... 

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Rest in peace Magesh

Updated 2 hours 36 minutes ago The Johannesburg Multi-Party Government has learned with great sadness and sorrow that Kwaito legend, SA Music Awards recipient and member of the... 

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Department of Public Works and Infrastructure donates items to assist the Kerr House in Durban caring for abused women and children

Updated 2 hours 44 minutes ago Today as part of Women’s Month activities, the Deputy Minister, Noxolo Kiviet and I visited the Kerr House shelter for abused women and children in... 

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Tax Consulting SA

SARS’ High Wealth Individual Unit – Carrot, or Stick?

12th August 2022 The last few years have seen an increased compliance drive by the South African Revenue Service (“SARS”), fully backed by the Presidency and the... 

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Dire Consequences For Non-compliant Companies

By: Creamer Media Reporter      11th August 2022 A recent article by News24 reported on the arrest of two farmers with 39 undocumented Mozambican nationals on their premises. Both farmers are... 

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A critical analysis of the BBBEE Commission in adjudicating fronting cases

10th August 2022 In the recent matters between Cargo Carriers Proprietary Limited v BBBEE Commission and Others [case number 76000/2019] (“Cargo Carriers case”) and... 

Tax Consulting SA

Final Demand – SARS On Your Doorstep

10th August 2022 What do you do when SARS sends you a letter of demand for payment or, even worse, takes money directly from your bank account?  This is the reality... 

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Magazine round up | 12 August 2022

ANC renewal is not about words but about actions - Mathews Phosa

Moving beyond “disillusionment” means recreating our political life

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