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Godongwana: Law changes 'critical' to prevent greylisting

By: News24Wire      22nd September 2022 Changes to the law to bolster South Africa's ability to fight money laundering, corruption and terror finance will be "critical" in avoiding a... 

Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana
Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana

Nelson Mandela Bay mayor ousted via motion of no confidence

By: News24Wire      22nd September 2022 The mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay, Eugene Johnson, was on Wednesday removed from their positions via a motion of no confidence.  The meeting was... 

Nersa Hearings Sign

Affordability of Eskom’s 32% hike comes under intense scrutiny on last day of hearings 

By: Terence Creamer     21st September 2022 The affordability of the 32% tariff hike being sought by Eskom for implementation on April 1 next year came under intense scrutiny on the last day... 

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South Africa’s farm exports are an economic lifeline – with weak spots

20th September 2022 International trade has been at the core of South Africa’s agricultural progress since the early 2000s. Since 1994, the country has excelled in... 

South African Institute of International Affairs

A global rebalance?

20th September 2022 The ongoing war in Ukraine has raised questions about the BRICS’ – the bloc of major emerging economies comprising Brazil, Russia, India, China and... 

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William Ruto vs Kenya’s media: democracy is at stake

19th September 2022 It’s a long-standing Kenyan tradition to offer congratulations in paid print and TV messages to an incoming president. The bulk of these messages... 

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Hunger grips Lake Chad Basin in the face of terrorism

19th September 2022 Despite years of humanitarian assistance, hunger and malnutrition in the Lake Chad Basin have reached alarming levels this year. Underpinning the... 

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World Economic Forum Annual Report 2021-2022

World Economic Forum Annual Report 2021-2022

9th September 2022 This Annual Report 2021-2022 outlines the concrete progress the World Economic Forum made over the year in a variety of initiatives, and... 

Advocating together to strengthen protection: collective efforts of international and national organisations

Advocating together to strengthen protection: collective efforts of international and national organisations

9th September 2022 Advocacy is a well-recognised tool to strengthen the protection of people in crisis. The added value of collective efforts is demonstrated by the... 

Collaborative advocacy on the protection of civilians: children and armed conflict and explosive weapons in populated areas

Collaborative advocacy on the protection of civilians: children and armed conflict and explosive weapons in populated areas

9th September 2022 Existing norms and mechanisms to protect civilians are increasingly under threat, while others are not sufficient to protect civilians in... 

World Health Organization

Imagining the future of pandemics and epidemics: a 2022 perspective

6th September 2022 The World Health Organization's 1st foresight report - “Imagining the Future of Pandemics and Epidemics”, attempts to explore what the future of... 

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African Bank Limited And Grindrod Financial Holdings Limited

23rd September 2022  The Tribunal has unconditionally approved the large merger wherein African Bank Limited (“African Bank”) intends purchasing all of the issued... 

Deputy Minister in the Presidency Responsible for State Security Zizi Kodwa

Deputy Minister Kodwa and Premier Makhura pledge to strengthen relations between State Security Agency and Gauteng Province

23rd September 2022 The Deputy Minister in the Presidency Responsible for State Security, Mr. Zizi Kodwa and the Premier of Gauteng, Mr. David Makhura, have today,... 

Loadshedding will continue to be implemented at Stage 5 until Saturday morning, thereafter, Stages 4 and 3 will be implemented until 05:00 on Monday

23rd September 2022 Loadshedding continues to be implemented at Stage 5 until 05:00 on Saturday morning. Thereafter it will be lowered to Stage 4 until 05:00 on... 

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Minister Thulas Nxesi on Labour Relations Act providing protection against victimisation of workers

23rd September 2022 Employment and Labour Minister Thulas Nxesi said despite the myriad of problems in the labour market, the Labour Relations Act (LRA), enacted in... 

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Webber Wentzel

ESG disclosure framework in the pipeline for South African financial services companies

13th September 2022 The South African Reserve Bank will shortly issue a draft sketching an ESG disclosure framework for the financial services organisations that it... 

Baker McKenzie

Carbon tax - Impact on carbon-intensive businesses and the way forward

13th September 2022 South Africa's carbon tax, which came into effect in 2019, is predicated on the “polluter pays” principle and ensures that the real cost of... 

Webber Wentzel

Do androids recognise electric sheep? South Africa's recognition of blockchain arbitration agreements

12th September 2022 The enforceability of (foreign) blockchain arbitrations under South Africa's international arbitration regime might be difficult but there are... 

Webber Wentzel

Amendments proposed to the 100MW licensing exemption and registration requirements in the Electricity Regulation Act, 2006

12th September 2022 Proposed amendments to the Electricity Regulation Act will amend the licensing exemption and registration requirements for generating, trading,... 

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ANC governments caused the problems: they cannot be the ones to resolve them

Freedom and xenophobia do not belong together – Freedom must be defended and xenophobia banished

Magazine round up | 23 September 2022

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