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Cape Town is leading the country’s green energy transition, affirms city Alderman

By: Rebecca Campbell     22nd May 2024 Cape Town is really taking the lead in the green energy transition, affirmed the city’s Economic Growth MMC, Alderman James Vos, on Tuesday. He was... 

City of Cape Town Mayoral Committee Member for Economic Growth Alderman James Vos
City of Cape Town Mayoral Committee Member for Economic Growth Alderman James Vos
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South Africa refiles work-permit changes to create nomad visa

By: Bloomberg     22nd May 2024 South Africa’s Department of Home Affairs refiled long-awaited changes to its work-permit regime to allow for the creation of a so-called nomad... 

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Political parties mourn passing of James Selfe 

By: Thabi Shomolekae     22nd May 2024 Political parties expressed deepest condolences at the passing of former Democratic Alliance (DA) Federal Council chairperson and MP James Selfe,... 

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South African Institute of International Affairs

Marking a Milestone: 90 Years of SAIIA

16th May 2024 Reflections from our chief executive as SAIIA celebrates its 90th anniversary. The South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)... 

The Conversation

Over 26-million South Africans get a social grant. Fear of losing the payment used to be a reason to vote for the ANC, but no longer – study

15th May 2024 Social grants to reduce poverty feature prominently in the campaign promises of political parties in South Africa’s 2024 national and provincial... 

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South Africa will be president of the G20 in 2025: two much-needed reforms it should drive

15th May 2024 South Africa will play an important international role in 2025 as president of the G20. The G20 is a group of 19 countries as well as the African... 

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Retaining US influence in Africa requires bridge-building with China

15th May 2024 In a complex new multipolar world, a country’s allies and friends will determine the global pecking order. Despite its large population, Africa is... 

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World Economic Forum

From Disruption to Opportunity: Strategies for Rewiring Global Value Chains

9th May 2024 Global value chains continue to face challenges ranging from the climate crisis to geopolitical headwinds and next-generation technologies.... 

World Economic Forum

Amplifying the Global Value of Earth Observation

9th May 2024 By 2030, the economic opportunity afforded by Earth observation (EO) insights is projected to surpass $700-billion while directly contributing to... 

Overseas Development Institute

An appraisal of debt sustainability analyses amid multiple crises

9th May 2024 In an era of high debts and more shocks, should debt sustainability analyses by the IMF and World Bank change to adapt? A new study by Sherillyn... 

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JSE undertaking measures to mitigate de-listing, shrinkage

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     8th May 2024 The JSE is undertaking several initiatives to mitigate de-listings and reduced market capitalisation, chairperson Phuthuma Nhleko said during the... 

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SACP reiterates its solidarity with the people and government of Cuba, condemns US-led imperialist aggression

21st May 2024 The South African Communist Party reiterates its solidarity with the people and government of Cuba against the United States-led imperialist... 

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Mapaila extends sincere condolences to the people of Iran and families of the Iranian president, foreign minister and others

21st May 2024 On behalf of the South African Communist Party, the General Secretary Solly Mapaila extends sincere condolences to the people and supreme leader of... 

NHI: AfriForum board signs resolution to fight until all remedies are exhausted

NHI: AfriForum board signs resolution to fight until all remedies are exhausted

20th May 2024 The highest decision-making body of the civil rights organisation AfriForum has committed the organisation to see the legal battle against National... 

CC judgment on whether Zuma or other convicted law breakers in the same category can stand for election definitive

CC judgment on whether Zuma or other convicted law breakers in the same category can stand for election definitive

20th May 2024 The South African Communist Party (SACP) welcomes the definitive clarity that the Constitutional Court (CC) has given, not only regarding whether... 

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Webber Wentzel

Can an individual who is an "employee" for PAYE not be an "employee" for VAT or ETI?

16th May 2024 The question of what is an "employee" for purposes of claiming the employment tax incentive (ETI) will be the subject of a test case at the Tax... 

Tax Consulting SA

National Health Insurance’s impact on Emigration and the 10 steps of formal emigration

16th May 2024 The signing of the National Health Insurance (NHI) in South Africa has sparked a wave of concern among various South Africans, especially with... 

Tax Consulting SA

SARS’ Ragnarök for Non-Compliant Cryptocurrency Traders and Investors

14th May 2024 The South African Revenue Service (SARS) and the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) through existing working groups, and international exchanges of... 

Webber Wentzel

South Africa Takes Bold Step: Climate Change Bill Receives Parliamentary Nod of Approval

14th May 2024 The South African Parliament unanimously passed the Climate Change Bill, which sets ambitious goals to achieve the country's low-carbon and... 

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