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Cope’s Tom Mofokeng wants big business to thrive, to grow Gauteng and SA  

By: Sashnee Moodley     10th May 2024 Congress of the People's Gauteng Premier candidate and chairperson Tom Mofokeng is focussed on ensuring that large multinational companies are able... 

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NCOP defers BELA Bill to May 16

NCOP defers BELA Bill to May 16

By: Thabi Shomolekae     10th May 2024 The National Council of Provinces has deferred the Basic Education Laws Amendment Bill to May 16, to allow for the amended committee report to be... 

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DA legal team challenges SABC rejection of election advertisement

By: Thabi Shomolekae     10th May 2024 The Democratic Alliance has briefed its legal team to urgently challenge the “treasonous act” by African National Congress “cadres” in the South... 

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Ali Hassan Mwinyi: the Tanzanian former president who oversaw the transition to market economy

4th March 2024 Ali Hassan Mwinyi, Tanzania’s second president who has died aged 98, pushed through tough economic and political reforms that transformed the East... 

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4th March 2024 Somalia and Türkiye have forged a new defence and economic partnership. The agreement is one part of an intricate web of maritime pacts involving... 

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Africa’s Potential Role in Mediating the Ukraine Conflict

4th March 2024 The conflict in Ukraine, characterised by its complexity and seemingly intractable nature, underscores the importance of potential mediators in... 

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2024 Elections - JP Landman

1st March 2024 The election date has been announced for 29 May and the Budget speech delivered. Now it is off to the races! The lie of the land 

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Net-Zero Industry Tracker 2023

28th November 2023 The second edition of the Net-Zero Industry Tracker report provides a detailed analysis of the progress heavy industrial and transport sectors are... 

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Agricultural residue-based bioenergy: Regional potential and scale-up strategies

28th November 2023 Biomass-derived energy is poised to play a pivotal role in the ongoing energy transition. According to IRENA’s 1.5°C Scenario, outlined in the... 

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Renewable energy for remote communities: A guidebook for off-grid projects

28th November 2023 As of 2021, 675-million people worldwide had no access to electricity. In order to achieve the objectives of UN Sustainable Development Goal (SDG)... 

2023 Violence Survey reveals key insights into the impact of violence on SA communities and businesses

2023 Violence Survey reveals key insights into the impact of violence on SA communities and businesses

23rd November 2023 This year marks the fourth iteration of the Violence Survey – an initiative presented by RCS, in partnership with BNP Paribas and the Whitaker... 

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DA opposes ANC’s flawed Public Procurement Bill in KZN

DA opposes ANC’s flawed Public Procurement Bill in KZN

7th May 2024 The DA in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) has today opposed the Public Procurement Bill during a special Sitting of the provincial Legislature. While the ANC... 

Lack of social grant paypoints taxing on beneficiaries’ pockets

6th May 2024 SASSA beneficiaries from Namaqualand and other rural areas of the Northern Cape are forced to use almost half of their grant payouts for transport... 

Constitutional Court judgement not the end of the road for Zimbabwean farmers

Constitutional Court judgement not the end of the road for Zimbabwean farmers

6th May 2024 Today’s ruling in the Constitutional Court, in which it was found that the claims of South African victims of Zimbabwe’s land grabs prescribed, is... 

DA calls for immediate dismissal of Joburg Property Company CEO

6th May 2024 The Democratic Alliance (DA) feels vindicated in our assertion that the Johannesburg Property Company (JPC) has failed in its mandate as the... 

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Managing annual leave – essential to sustaining a culture of high performance

20th February 2024 As the year kicks into full swing and employees begin to dream of their summer vacations, employers know that managing annual leave is a business... 

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Remote Work and Point Based System: The Department of Home Affairs' Draft Amendments

19th February 2024 The Department of Home Affairs (DHA) builds on the recent win of the implementation of the Trusted Employer Scheme (TES) by publishing draft... 

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Reflecting on 2023: Trends and Insights in Business and Human Rights Across Africa

19th February 2024 Business and Human Rights (BHR) is on the rise in Africa, prompting companies to navigate an increasingly complex landscape. Webber Wentzel... 

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Navigating tax deductions: Lessons from the Unitrans Holdings case

19th February 2024 The Gauteng High Court recently dismissed the appeal of Unitrans Holdings (Unitrans) against the Tax Court judgment which had denied a tax... 

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