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Police fire rubber bullets to disperse West Rand residents attempting to chase away zama zamas

By: News24Wire      10th August 2022 Police fired rubber bullets on Wednesday morning to disperse residents who were combing Borwa, Westonaria, on Gauteng's West Rand in search of zama... 

 Police fire rubber bullets to disperse West Rand residents attempting to chase away zama zamas
ActionSA leader Herman Mashaba

Herman Mashaba denies ActionSA is in crisis, blames 'ANC tendencies' for recent KZN resignations  

By: News24Wire      10th August 2022 Herman Mashaba says ActionSA in KwaZulu-Natal is not in crisis, despite a series of resignations by regional leaders who cited elitism and racism... 

Business confidence improves on 2020 benchmark, says Sacci

By: Donna Slater     10th August 2022 The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) reports that its Business Confidence Index (BCI) for July, at 110.3, was 1.8 index... 

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More BRICS in the wall?

8th August 2022 Recent speculation that the BRICS group (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) plans to expand its membership has set tongues wagging in... 

Raymond Suttner

Moving beyond “disillusionment” means recreating our political life

8th August 2022 South African democracy is in crisis. People do not see benefits from 28 years of freedom. Many are hungry, homeless, unemployed, subject to... 

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Rape is endemic in South Africa. Why the ANC government keeps missing the mark

5th August 2022 Rape in South Africa is systemic and endemic. The country’s annual police crime statistics confirm this. There were 42 289 rapes reported in... 

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Rajoelina and the saga of Madagascar’s smuggled gold

5th August 2022 Malagasy President Andry Rajoelina is evidently not very fond of South Africa. And vice versa. When he toppled Marc Ravalomanana in 2009, his... 

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China’s Climate Challenge: Financing the Transition to Net Zero

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Risk Proof: A Framework for Building Organizational Resilience in an Uncertain Future

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China’s Role in Promoting Global Forest Governance and Combating Deforestation

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Target True Zero: Unlocking Sustainable Battery and Hydrogen-Powered Flight

21st July 2022 The World Economic Forum’s Target True Zero coalition was formed to understand how the development and deployment of new forms of aviation... 

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Committee on Flood Disaster Relief and Recovery laments lack of coordination among departments

Committee on Flood Disaster Relief and Recovery laments lack of coordination among departments

12th August 2022 The Ad Hoc Joint Committee on Flood Disaster Relief and Recovery today held a meeting with the departments of Social Development, Transport, Small... 

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Committee Chairperson congratulates six women appointed by Premier Dube-Ncube to the executive council

12th August 2022 The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities, Ms Nonhlanhla Ncube-Ndaba, has congratulated the six... 

DA welcomes SA-EU agreement on citrus imports

12th August 2022 The DA welcomes the agreement between the South African government and the European Commission regarding the possible destruction of citrus that... 

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ActionSA Tshwane Hosts a High Tea for Women in Leadership

11th August 2022 Guest speakers Naledi Gallant, Advocate Gillian Benson, Zin Mabaso, Connie Mashaba and Thokozile Mashiane spent Women’s Day with 50 women in... 

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Wealth Tax – Is the rumour being realised?

4th August 2022 With discussions on imposing a wealth tax being rife in preceding years, policy makers are turning to the South African Revenue Service (“SARS”) to... 

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

The four-day working week and its impact on South African labour law: Are we ready?

4th August 2022 If there is one thing we can learn from the Covid-19 pandemic, it is that many employees can work from anywhere and the “normal” 9 to 5 is no... 

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Consumers enforce their rights against online retailers

4th August 2022 A sharp increase in consumer complaints about online shopping in 2020-21 reflects many retailers’ inability to cope with the surge in demand during... 

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Stronger Penalties Needed In Climate Change Bill

4th August 2022 Earlier this year, the United Nations (UN) Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) published its Sixth Assessment Report, also known as... 

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