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Eskom targets JETP funds and partnerships for 2 GW clean-energy pipeline

By: Terence Creamer     14th June 2024 Having recently confirmed a decoupling of its just energy transition strategy from the decommissioning of its coal-fired power stations, Eskom is... 

Eskom targets JETP funds and partnerships for 2 GW clean-energy pipeline
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Probably more diamond industry uncertainty now than at any other point – Gemdax

By: Martin Creamer     14th June 2024 While the diamond sector probably has more uncertainty now than at any other point, participants also probably have a bigger opportunity than ever... 

Niger’s ousted president loses immunity, say lawyers

By: Reuters     14th June 2024 Niger's ousted President Mohamed Bazoum has been stripped of his immunity by the State Court of Niamey, a move that signals the ruling junta will... 

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Reality check

14th June 2024 Regardless of composition, there are certain realities that South Africa’s new government cannot avoid. The first is an unemployment rate so high... 

The Conversation

Sudan food emergency: local researcher unpacks scale of the disaster and what action is needed

13th June 2024 The UN recently warned of the risk of famine in Sudan. The war between the army and the paramilitary Rapid Support Forces has killed civilians and... 

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Are presidents good role models for vaccination uptake? DRC study shows only if they’re trusted, and people get to know about it

13th June 2024 Immunisation is considered one of the most cost-effective public health interventions, saving millions of lives each year, and benefiting the... 

The Conversation

Cyril Ramaphosa’s leadership style didn’t impress voters – but seeking consensus may be what South Africa’s unity government needs

12th June 2024 South Africa’s 2024 general election, with its devastating loss of a majority for the ruling African National Congress (ANC), is also damaging for... 

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 United Nations Secretary-General’s SDG Stimulus to Deliver Agenda 2030

United Nations Secretary-General’s SDG Stimulus to Deliver Agenda 2030

11th June 2024 The global economy has been facing multiple shocks.  The ability of many developing countries to invest in sustainable development and climate... 

A world of debt: Report 2024 – A growing burden to global prosperity

A world of debt: Report 2024 – A growing burden to global prosperity

11th June 2024 Public debt can be a powerful tool for development, enabling governments to finance critical expenditures and invest in a better future for their... 

“No Way Out” – Debt Imprisonment in Tunisia

“No Way Out” – Debt Imprisonment in Tunisia

11th June 2024 Mejid Hedhli, 58, is serving a 122-year and 9 months sentence in Nadhour prison in Bizerte. This former contractor used to have a viable business... 

Oxfam

Stop spending development funds on for-profit private healthcare providers

11th June 2024 We, the undersigned, are calling for a stop to funding from Development Finance Institutions to private for-profit healthcare providers. Mounting... 

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Statements

Bloated Coalition Cabinet the First in a Litany of Betrayals to Expect

Bloated Coalition Cabinet the First in a Litany of Betrayals to Expect

16th June 2024 ActionSA notes reports suggesting that the ANC/DA+ coalition could be planning to expand the size of an already bloated cabinet which is not only a... 

DA MPLs ready to fight for the people of the Eastern Cape

14th June 2024 Today, 14 June 2024, eleven Democratic Alliance members were sworn in as members of the seventh sitting of the Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature,... 

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Minister Blade Nzimande welcomes final report of the Stellenbosch University panel on the Welgenhof Residence

14th June 2024 The Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation, Professor Blade Nzimande, welcomes the report by the panel appointed by Stellenbosch... 

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Premier Alan Winde announces his new Cabinet

14th June 2024 “It is my pleasure to announce the team that will help me continue the work of our government over the next 5 years. I have worked with many of my... 

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Sabinet National Legislation (NetLaw): Your compass in the complex world of legislation

By: Creamer Media Reporter      14th June 2024 In an ever-evolving legislative environment, having swift access to accurate information about the latest national Acts, Rules and Regulations is... 

Tax Consulting SA

Protect Your Tax Data: Heightened Risks of eFiling Hackings Ahead of the 2024 Tax Filing Season

14th June 2024 As the 2024 income tax filing season approaches, taxpayers are advised to be on high alert. Reports of eFiling profile hackings have been on the... 

Legal gavel

Breathalyser Refusal

14th June 2024 The dismissal of a machine operator who refused to take a breathalyser test (in accordance with the company’s policy on substance abuse and the... 

Legal gavel

Dispute settlement agreement at CCMA rendered restraint of trade annulled

14th June 2024 The Labour Appeal Court had to determine whether a settlement agreement concluded at the CCMA, extinguished the rights of the employer in so far as... 

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Elections 2024 - prospects for the future

ANC in minority: trying to understand the path(s) ahead

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