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Rich new Copper 360 discovery points to big Chile-type copper mine potential 

By: Martin Creamer     20th February 2024 Okiep Copper Company, which mining company Newmont established in 1937, is today one of the 100%-owned subsidiaries of South Africa’s Copper 360,... 

Copper 360 CEO Jan Nelson interviewed by Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer.
Police Minister Bheki Cele

Cele hands over cars to boost Hawks fleet, notes killing of 22 officers 

By: Thabi Shomolekae     19th February 2024 Police Minister Bheki Cele on Monday expressed confidence in the work of the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (DPCI), or the Hawks, and... 

Energy Council of South Africa joins World Energy Council

By: Schalk Burger     19th February 2024 The Energy Council of South Africa has become a member of the United Nations-affiliated global body the World Energy Council (WEC), which will... 


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The Conversation

West Africa trade will take a hit as Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso leave Ecowas

15th February 2024 The membership of the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) has been whittled down from 15 to 12 following the unilateral withdrawal... 

Institute for Security Studies

Only SA’s Parliament can authorise new armed police bodies

15th February 2024 Two recent South African law enforcement initiatives, one in Cape Town, and the other in Gauteng, have provoked interest and in some cases,... 

Institute for Security Studies

Failure to apply East Africa’s Mifugo Protocol keeps violence simmering

15th February 2024 At least 20-million people live in the Karamoja Cluster where Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan and Ethiopia meet. The area is home to about 14... 

Institute of Race Relations

Prioritising growth key to dispelling cynicism, and turning SA around

14th February 2024 The cynicism pervading the commentary around last week’s State of the Nation Address (SoNA) was entirely predictable, and had been foreshadowed in... 

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Water Management in Oil and Gas Operations: Industry Practice and Policy Guidelines for Developing Countries

Water Management in Oil and Gas Operations: Industry Practice and Policy Guidelines for Developing Countries

15th February 2024 Steadily increasing demand for water poses a threat to sustainable development, and an increasing number of regions are chronically short of water.... 

 Safety and security: Domain report

Safety and security: Domain report

15th February 2024 Residents of African cities are highly vulnerable to widespread manifestations of violence, including crime, political and ethnically motivated... 

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Bank Charges Report 2024: Transparency strengthened among the big five

12th February 2024 Banks are becoming more competitive and transparent. This is the finding of the latest bank charges report issued by the Solidarity Research... 

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

The UNCTAD Model Law on Competition after 30 years

9th February 2024 UNCTAD Model Law on Competition (Model Law) has been developed by member States' representatives gathered in UNCTAD intergovernmental meetings to... 

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ActionSA Welcomes Election Date, Declares Readiness to Fix South Africa

ActionSA Welcomes Election Date, Declares Readiness to Fix South Africa

Updated 5 hours ago ActionSA notes the announcement by President Ramaphosa of 29 May 2024 as the election date and invites him and the Premiers to begin packing their... 

National Assembly pass several Bills

National Assembly pass several Bills

Updated 5 hours ago The National Assembly (NA) has, during its plenary sitting this afternoon, passed the Revenue Laws Amendment Bill, the Plant Health (Phytosanitary)... 

Patients will suffer as Gauteng cuts doctors’ overtime

Patients will suffer as Gauteng cuts doctors’ overtime

Updated 5 hours ago Patients will suffer as the Gauteng Health Department is clamping down on overtime for doctors. According to a circular issued by Mr Lesiba... 

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Gauteng SOPA 2024: Premier Lesufi leads the way in job creation efforts, addressing energy crisis and accelerating fight against crime

20th February 2024 The South African Communist Party (SACP) in Gauteng commends and welcomes the State of the Province Address (SOPA) delivered by Premier Panyaza... 

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Press Offices

Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright advises on US$200M financing for Kamoa mine expansion

14th February 2024 Global law firm, Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Kamoa Copper S.A. on the US$200M financing in relation to phase three of the expansion of its... 

Webber Wentzel

Webber Wentzel Earns Industry Recognition at DealMakers Awards

14th February 2024 Webber Wentzel has once again showcased the firm's remarkable expertise and dedication to providing excellent legal advice by earning several... 

Tax Consulting SA

Tax Planning for Repatriation: A Non-Resident's Toolkit to Returning Home

13th February 2024 With the euphoria of living abroad wearing off for many South Africans, a growing number of expatriates are drawn back by the allure of a vibrant... 

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Applying a final written warning as a suitable disciplinary measure to address and correct the employee’s behaviour

13th February 2024 Final written warnings constitute a crucial element within the disciplinary framework of any Organisation. They afford employers the opportunity to... 

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