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Interest rates increased by biggest margin since 2016

By: News24Wire      19th May 2022 The Reserve Bank's monetary policy committee has increased the repo rate by 50 basis points to 4.75%. This is the largest hike since January 2016.... 

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Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago
KZN floods

KZN floods: 448 confirmed dead, 88 still missing a month after the disaster struck – Zikalala  

By: News24Wire      19th May 2022 The death toll from the KwaZulu-Natal floods stands at 448 people, with another 88 still missing more than a month after the disaster, Premier... 

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Trevor Manuel sues JJ Tabane over claims he helped form Cope, demands apology and retraction

By: News24Wire      19th May 2022 Former African National Congress heavyweight Trevor Manuel wants media personality JJ Tabane to be interdicted from claiming he was part of the... 

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Let’s call ANC/state criminality what it is: Treason

9th May 2022 This week Nokuthula Mabaso, a leading Abahlali baseMjondolo figure was gunned down. This is the 23rd hit on Abahlali members, with only one case... 

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What’s driving hunger in Gauteng, South Africa’s economic power house

6th May 2022 Food serves as one of the critical needs a person requires for daily survival. In South Africa it’s recognised as a fundamental human right under... 

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Now the East African Community tackles the eastern DRC’s rebels

6th May 2022 Will the East African Community’s (EAC) gambit to try to bring peace to the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s chronically turbulent east succeed... 

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Rising insecurity a setback for The Gambia’s transition

6th May 2022 After two decades of dictatorship, The Gambia embraced democracy with President Adama Barrow’s 2016 election victory. But as is often the case in... 

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 Investing in Health Equity: Why Strong ESG Strategies Help Build a Healthier, More Inclusive World

Investing in Health Equity: Why Strong ESG Strategies Help Build a Healthier, More Inclusive World

6th May 2022 The overlapping crises of Covid-19, forced migration and climate change have disproportionately affected historically marginalized communities and... 

Complementary approaches between international and local protection advocacy: ‘Don’t speak for me, I’ll speak for myself’

Complementary approaches between international and local protection advocacy: ‘Don’t speak for me, I’ll speak for myself’

6th May 2022 The value of complementary approaches between international humanitarian and local or national actors to carrying out advocacy to strengthen... 

Global Hydrogen Trade to Meet the 1.5°C Climate Goal: Technology Review of Hydrogen Carriers

Global Hydrogen Trade to Meet the 1.5°C Climate Goal: Technology Review of Hydrogen Carriers

5th May 2022 Hydrogen can be transported over long distances by pipeline or by ship. This report compares the transport of hydrogen by pipeline as compressed... 

World Bank East Asia and Pacific Economic Update - Spring 2022

World Bank East Asia and Pacific Economic Update - Spring 2022

5th May 2022 Amidst a fragile recovery, three clouds are gathering over the economic horizon: US inflation could provoke financial tightening, China’s... 

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The lack of resources at Boschkop SAPS is negatively impacting police visibility

26th May 2022 The lack of human and physical resources at the Boschkop Police Station in Tshwane has greatly impacted its ability to provide visible policing... 

Police on arrest of two suspects accused for defrauding Industrial Development Corporation

26th May 2022 The Provincial Head, Major General Ebrahim Kadwa praised the investigation team for a major breakthrough on the apprehension of two fraud accused... 

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Minister Blade Nzimande hails achievements of Square Kilometre Array South Africa project

26th May 2022 The Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation, Blade Nzimande, has hailed the achievements of Square Kilometre Array (SKA) South Africa... 

AfriForum criticizes NHI; urges President and Minister of Health to reconsider

AfriForum criticizes NHI; urges President and Minister of Health to reconsider

26th May 2022 The civil rights organisation AfriForum today sent a letter to President Cyril Ramaphosa and the Minister of Health, dr. Joe Phaahla, requesting... 

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Honourable Mr President and Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy – here are 20 ways to kickstart investment in South African mining

5th May 2022 South Africa has again slipped down the latest rankings of the world’s most attractive mining destinations in the Fraser Institute’s Annual Survey... 

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Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa announces the appointment of a new chair

4th May 2022 We are pleased to announce that following a nomination and voting process, Michelle David has been appointed Chair of Norton Rose Fulbright South... 

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Performance and payment security in the mining industry: an alternative approach

4th May 2022 There are various options open to mining companies seeking protection against non-performance by a contractor, and contractors seeking protection... 

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Supply chain risks need to be built into construction contracts

3rd May 2022 Current logistical bottlenecks present high risks for contractors in completing capital projects, for miners and other industries, and they need to... 

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