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Moyane v Gordhan: Former SARS boss to cross-examine public enterprises minister

By: News24Wire      30th November 2020 Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan is expected to take the hot seat at the commission of inquiry into state capture on Monday. Gordhan will... 

Moyane v Gordhan: Former SARS boss to cross-examine public enterprises minister
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It is not the Speaker's job to adjudicate the PAC's leadership disputes – Parliament

It is not the Speaker's job to adjudicate the PAC's leadership disputes – Parliament

By: News24Wire      30th November 2020 Speaker of the National Assembly Thandi Modise is satisfied that she acted within her powers in informing Mzwanele Nyhontso that he is no longer... 

Ethiopian PM tells African envoys he will protect civilians in Tigray

Ethiopian PM tells African envoys he will protect civilians in Tigray

By: Reuters     27th November 2020 Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's government will protect civilians in the northern region of Tigray, he told African peace envoys on Friday, a... 

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 Time to tackle violence against women in Mali

Time to tackle violence against women in Mali

25th November 2020 On 26 September, hundreds of Malian women and some men rallied in Bamako to protest against the trivialisation of violence against women. This was... 

 Wangiri scam targets millions of unsuspecting Kenyans

Wangiri scam targets millions of unsuspecting Kenyans

24th November 2020 A transnational phone scam known as Wangiri is on the rise in Kenya, warns the country’s Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI Kenya).... 

 Sudan’s crises are debilitating an already fragile country

Sudan’s crises are debilitating an already fragile country

23rd November 2020 On 4 September, the skies opened up over East Africa, producing some of the most severe flooding that Sudan has experienced in approximately 30... 

 Economics alone isn’t holding back West Africa’s Eco

Economics alone isn’t holding back West Africa’s Eco

23rd November 2020 The Eco – the proposed single currency for members of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) – was scheduled to launch this year.... 

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Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on trade and development: transitioning to a new normal

Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on trade and development: transitioning to a new normal

20th November 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has gravely wounded the world economy with serious consequences impacting all communities and individuals. Moving rapidly... 

Review of Maritime Transport 2020

Review of Maritime Transport 2020

20th November 2020 The Review of Maritime Transport 2020 provides an update on the latest trends in maritime trade, supply, markets, key performance indicators, and... 

Gambling with Our Lives: Confronting Global Health and Climate Emergencies in the Age of Financialisation

Gambling with Our Lives: Confronting Global Health and Climate Emergencies in the Age of Financialisation

20th November 2020 The current global health and climate emergencies expose the results of decades of hyper-globalisation and neoliberal policy choices that have... 

Background briefing on the CSO-EU SCIMF policy dialogue

Background briefing on the CSO-EU SCIMF policy dialogue

20th November 2020 The EU has invited the CSO community to an NGO - SCIMF policy dialogue. The Economic and Financial Committee's Sub-Committee on the International... 

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Statement by the MEC for Finance Nomusa Dube-Ncube on the importance of visible leadership in the fight against HIV and AIDS

Statement by the MEC for Finance Nomusa Dube-Ncube on the importance of visible leadership in the fight against HIV and AIDS

1st December 2020 The World AIDS Day which is currently underway  at Kwageza Community Hall in uThukela District Municipality has already generated hope and optimism... 

Parliament calls for nominations for Human Rights Commissioners

1st December 2020 The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services has called for nominations or applications from individuals, organisations,... 

MEC Madoda Sambatha pays tribute to Queen Mother Mma Molotlegi

1st December 2020 The North West Health MEC Madoda Sambatha pays tribute to Her Royal Majesty, Queen Mother Semane  Bonolo Molotlegi following her reported death... 

Premier Job Mokgoro sends message of condolences on passing of Queen Mother Semane Molotlegi

Premier Job Mokgoro sends message of condolences on passing of Queen Mother Semane Molotlegi

1st December 2020 North West Premier, Prof Tebogo Job Mokgoro, has received with sadness, news on the passing of Her Royal Majesty, Queen Mother of the Royal... 

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2020 Tax Amendments

2020 Tax Amendments

18th November 2020 On 28 October 2020, when the Minister of Finance presented his Medium Term Budget Policy Statement to Parliament, he also tabled the Rates and... 

Professional complaints: One finger pointed at a practitioner could mean four fingers pointed back at the complainant

Professional complaints: One finger pointed at a practitioner could mean four fingers pointed back at the complainant

18th November 2020 The case of Holden v Assmang Limited (1277/2019) ZASCA 145 (5 November 2020) concerned ​the issue of malicious proceedings brought against a... 

Norton Rose Fulbright appoints Richard Krumholz as Global Head of Litigation and Disputes

Norton Rose Fulbright appoints Richard Krumholz as Global Head of Litigation and Disputes

18th November 2020 Norton Rose Fulbright’s Global Chief Executive Gerry Pecht today appointed Richard Krumholz as the law firm’s new Global Head of Litigation and... 

New asbestos abatement regulations published

New asbestos abatement regulations published

18th November 2020 The Minister of Employment has published the Asbestos Abatement Regulations, 2020 (the new regulations) which repeal the Asbestos Regulations, 2001... 

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