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US-South Africa hold trade, investment dialogue to deepen bilateral business ties

By: Schalk Burger     19th September 2023 The US-South Africa Trade and Investment Executive Dialogue on September 18 built on partnership efforts and saw the launch of a yearly US-South... 

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Eskom expects NTCSA to begin trading from April 

By: Terence Creamer     19th September 2023 Eskom expects the remaining suspensive conditions required for the operationalisation of the National Transmission Company South Africa (NTCSA) to... 

Hospitals rely on tankers and boreholes as water issues continue to plague Gauteng

By: News24Wire      19th September 2023 Water supply issues affecting three hospitals in Johannesburg and Ekurhuleni have not yet been resolved. However, all's not lost because the... 


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Debt derailment?

15th September 2023 As with so much else in South Africa currently, the indication given by new Transnet chairperson Andile Sangqu that the State-owned freight... 

Technocene – the age where technology takes over the world

15th September 2023 The concept of ‘technocene’ is not novel; in fact, there are lots of writings on this concept. The Technocene age holds the premise that we are not... 

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Addis Ababa faces growing climate change risks like heat, drought and floods, study warns

14th September 2023 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s capital city, will likely face increased heatwaves, droughts and severe flooding over the next 67 years. These changes will... 

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Kenyans don’t trust the courts - the main factors behind this trend

14th September 2023 The international reputation of the Kenyan judiciary is running high following a raft of judicial reforms brought on by the 2010 constitution. The... 

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UNFAIR SHARE: Unequal climate finance to East Africa's hunger crisis

8th September 2023 The stark reality of climate change has highlighted the financial obligations rich polluting nations, especially in the global North, owe... 

World Economic Forum

World Economic Forum: Annual Report 2022-2023

6th September 2023 This Annual Report outlines the key developments in 2022-2023. It provides an overview of the 10 centres and the Forum's over 130 initiatives,... 

Overseas Development Institute

Building one-stop border posts: a toolkit

6th September 2023 Cross-border trade plays an important role in Africa’s development, particularly in Regional Economic Communities (RECs). In the current context of... 

Overseas Development Institute

Building a Single Customs Territory: a toolkit

6th September 2023 The East African integration process has achieved considerable success in the past decades, and the East African Community is considered one of the... 

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More than R25 billion flows into KZN - Siboniso Duma

21st September 2023 Today is day two of the 11th Transport Evolution Africa Forum & Expo attended by delegates from Africa and different parts of the globe. Around... 

Department of Water and Sanitation opens a case against Nketoane Local Municipality

21st September 2023 On 13 September 2023, the Department of Water and Sanitation opened a criminal case against Nketoana Local Municipality at Lindley police station... 

Overberg District residents support preservation and development of Agricultural Land Bill

Overberg District residents support preservation and development of Agricultural Land Bill

21st September 2023 The Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development has successfully concluded its nationwide public hearings on the... 

Lily Mine: Fikile Mbalula, Nkomazi Mayor and DMRE Meet to Discuss Container Retrieval Without Victims’ Families

21st September 2023 The families of Pretty Nkambule, Yvonne Mnisi and Solomon Nyirenda have informed us that a meeting took place between Nkomazi Mayor, Phindile... 

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Department of Home Affairs Confirms Visa Backlog Has Increased to over 74 000, but Xpatweb says they see improvement

11th September 2023 Xpatweb held its Global Mobility Breakfast on 31 August 2023, during which the latest was shared on work visa best practices, including the... 

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From departure to encashment: the two-pot retirement system

8th September 2023 The much anticipated two-pot retirement system, introduced as a “knight in shining armour” for South Africans, has received a new implementation... 

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Amendments to the Postponement Application Process at the CCMA

8th September 2023 It does happen that Employers find themselves being requested to attend the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) for a... 

Webber Wentzel

Tax laws amendment ignores global business outsourcing realities

7th September 2023 Proposed amendments to the tax laws, following the Coronation SCA judgment, will make it very difficult for controlled foreign companies with... 

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