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India, South Africa block major investment deal at WTO talks

By: Reuters     29th February 2024 India and South Africa have filed a formal objection against an investment agreement at a World Trade Organization (WTO) meeting in Abu Dhabi,... 

WTO director general Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala led discussions at the organisation's Ministerial meeting in Abu Dhabi this week
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WTO director general Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala led discussions at the organisation's Ministerial meeting in Abu Dhabi this week
Implats CEO Nico Muller.

Low prices hit profitability of strongly producing Implats

By: Martin Creamer     29th February 2024 The significant decline in platinum group metal (PGM) prices during 2023 has resulted in notably lower group profitability, despite disciplined... 

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Green energy integrated into Harmony Gold operations, uranium surprises on upside 

By: Martin Creamer     29th February 2024 Green electrons are being generated as planned at Harmony Gold’s 30 MW first phase of renewable energy generation, which is now fully integrated... 

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South Africa’s apartheid legacy is still hobbling research – a study of geography shows how

27th February 2024 Knowledge matters. It informs how we think about the world around us. It informs our decisions and government policies, supporting economic growth... 

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Mozambique’s unstable and expensive power supply is devastating small businesses – study examines what’s gone wrong

27th February 2024 Inside a small bakery in Maputo, the morning’s batch of 150 loaves of bread has just gone into the oven. But there’s a problem: the electricity has... 

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Pregnant women in South Africa should be offered social grants – it’ll save the state money in the long run

26th February 2024 A baby’s first 1 000 days, from the time of conception until their second birthday, is a crucial window of opportunity to optimise their potential... 

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Chad’s election dice are loaded as transition deadline looms

26th February 2024 After an unconstitutional takeover in 2021, Chad’s transition to democracy is entering its final phase, with the adoption of the new constitution... 

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World Economic Forum

Digital Trust: Supporting Individual Agency

20th February 2024 This paper discusses the interaction between digital technologies and human users, describing how protecting individual choice and agency is... 

RISE Mzansi

RISE Mzansi: The People’s Manifesto 2024

20th February 2024 The People’s Manifesto is RISE Mzansi’s commitment to the people of South Africa. The People’s Manifesto is the culmination of listening,... 

Change Starts Now

Change Starts Now manifesto 2024

20th February 2024 What might a South Africa that hadn’t been forsaken, and its people largely abandoned to unemployment, poverty, crime and inequality by its... 

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The DA's Rescue Plan for South Africa: Election Manifesto 2024

20th February 2024 The DA has a plan to rescue South Africa from state collapse We will start fixing what is broken in government by abolishing cadre deployment,... 

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Gauteng Provincial Legislature condemns murder of a medical doctor

Gauteng Provincial Legislature condemns murder of a medical doctor

29th February 2024 The Gauteng Provincial Legislature’s Portfolio Committee on Community Safety strongly condemns the recent tragic murder of a medical doctor in... 

GDE's failure to fix infrastructure is to blame for classroom collapse that left 18 learners injured in Tembisa

GDE's failure to fix infrastructure is to blame for classroom collapse that left 18 learners injured in Tembisa

29th February 2024 The Gauteng Department of Education’s (GDE) failure to address infrastructure deficiencies at Gauteng schools is the root cause of the classroom... 

Gauteng Premier Panyaza Lesufi

Lesufi backtracks on e-Toll promise

29th February 2024 Gauteng Premier Panyaza Lesufi has now backtracked on his promise that motorists will not have to pay their e-Toll debt. The Democratic Alliance... 

Police Committee welcomes arrest of suspects linked to rapper AKA's murder

29th February 2024 The Portfolio Committee on Police today welcomed the meticulous work by members of the South African Police Service that has led to the arrest of... 

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Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

CDH bolsters its accomplished Dispute Resolution practice with key appointments

26th February 2024 Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr (CDH), a leading pan-African corporate and commercial law firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of two Directors Khaya... 

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Home Affairs Approve 68 “Trusted Employers”, Other Work Visa Applicants Must Expect Delays and High Court confirm the process

26th February 2024 Xpatweb hosted a webinar for approved DHA Trusted Employers, to work through the special benefits as well as the unique responsibilities of this... 

Webber Wentzel

Beyond 60: Landmark judgment upholds right to work, challenges retirement norms

26th February 2024 A recent judgment by the Labour Court confirms the current untenable position that many working-class South Africans find themselves in - being... 

Baker McKenzie

South Africa: National Budget Speech key developments 2024

23rd February 2024 South Africa: National Budget Speech key developments 2024 

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