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South Africa’s Jubilee Metals continuing to grow copper strongly in Zambia

By: Martin Creamer     26th February 2024 The copper operations in Zambia of South Africa’s Jubilee Metals showed strong growth in the six months to December 31, with further sharp... 

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DA wants Public Protector to investigate Bheki Cele’s helicopter use 

By: Thabi Shomolekae     26th February 2024 The Democratic Alliance said on Monday it wants the Public Protector to order Police Minister Bheki Cele to pay back the South African Police... 

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SECTION27 has concerns around BELA Bill

By: Thabi Shomolekae     26th February 2024 Public interest law center SECTION27 has welcomed the opportunity to make submissions on the latest version of the Basic Education Laws Amendment... 

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The Conversation

HIV among older South Africans in rural areas: big study shows there’s a problem that’s being neglected

20th February 2024 South Africa continues to have a high prevalence of HIV among all age groups. About 8.2-million people or 13.7% of the population live with HIV,... 

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Corruption and clean energy in South Africa: economic model shows trust in government is linked to takeup of renewables

20th February 2024 South Africa relies heavily on energy from coal-fired power stations, which emit large quantities of carbon. But making the transition to greater... 

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Gold and governance provide hope for Kenya’s artisanal miners

20th February 2024 Nestled in the vast semi-arid savanna of Dabel in northern Kenya, near the border with Ethiopia, lies the makeshift shanty mining town of Illo. The... 

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South Africa is falling behind in Africa’s new ‘gold rush’

20th February 2024 South Africa was once Africa’s undisputed mining champion. It built its major economy on gold and diamonds, particularly in the 20th century. But... 

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Deloitte

Tracking the trends 2024, Navigating global challenges and opportunities in mining and metals

9th February 2024 As we enter 2024, the mining and metals industry finds itself at the center of a complex matrix of challenges and opportunities, expectations, and... 

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A five year review: Presidency achievements

6th February 2024 From the outset, this administration has worked to address the immediate challenges facing South Africans and put in place the foundations for... 

World Bank Group

Falling Long-Term Growth Prospects: Trends, Expectations, and Policies

6th February 2024 A structural growth slowdown is underway across the world: at current trends, the global potential growth rate is expected to fall to a... 

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Renewables readiness assessment: Solomon Islands

6th February 2024 This renewables readiness assessment (RRA) for the Solomon Islands has been developed in collaboration with the Ministry of Mines, Energy and Rural... 

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President Cyril Ramaphosa extends term of office for Commissioner Edward Kieswetter to two years

28th February 2024 President Cyril Ramaphosa has extended the term of office for the Commissioner of the South African Revenue Service (SARS), Mr Edward Kieswetter,... 

NCOP passes three Bills and considered various committee reports

NCOP passes three Bills and considered various committee reports

28th February 2024  The National Council of Provinces (NCOP) has, during its virtual plenary this afternoon, passed the Eskom Debt Relief Amendment Bill, the Divorce... 

Basic Education committee notes progress with early childhood migration, but concerns remains

Basic Education committee notes progress with early childhood migration, but concerns remains

28th February 2024 The Portfolio Committee on Basic Education today received an update briefing on the migration of early childhood development (ECD) from the... 

Public Works Committee refutes Ward Councillor’s claims in local newspaper

27th February 2024 The Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure refutes the claims made by the Wynberg Ward councillor, Mr Emile Langenhoven, in one of... 

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Werksmans

Budget Speech 2024/2025: Tax Overview

22nd February 2024 Minister of Finance Enoch Godongwana delivered his third Budget speech of his term on 21 February 2024.  The Budget presents an overall synopsis of... 

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South Africa's Budget 2024: Godongwana teetering on the highwire

22nd February 2024 The 2024 Budget speech presented by Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana paints a picture of cautious optimism amidst lingering challenges. While... 

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Protecting the Voiceless - Balancing Profits with Animal Welfare

21st February 2024 Unravelling the Intersection of Animal Welfare and the South African Prevention and Combatting of Corrupt Activities Act In South Africa, the... 

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Unmasking Greenwashing: Protecting South Africa's Environment and Legal Rights

21st February 2024 In the age of climate change and environmental consciousness, it's become increasingly important to decipher between genuine eco-friendly... 

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