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Masina 'not bitter' - no second mayoral term for ANC man as DA takes Ekurhuleni top job  

By: News24Wire      23rd November 2021 Licking his wounds after being denied a second term as Ekurhuleni mayor, the African National Congress's Mzwandile Masina says he is disappointed... 

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Covid-19: Vaccine uptake slows amid surge in new cases

By: News24Wire      23rd November 2021 The uptake of first-dose vaccinations has remained 20% lower than during the municipal elections at the beginning of November, the health... 

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Covid-19: Increased Gauteng cases driven by cluster outbreak among students

By: News24Wire      23rd November 2021 A "sustained increase" in Covid-19 cases in Gauteng has been driven by a cluster outbreak among students at the Tshwane University of Technology in... 

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Rule of law prevails on Chang extradition – but at a price

12th November 2021 Johannesburg’s High Court kept Pretoria legal, but also sent ripples of dismay among some quarters in Mozambique and no doubt across Southern... 

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Now for the detail

12th November 2021 South Africa and Eskom can be rightfully pleased with the political declaration – signed with France, Germany, the UK, the US and the European... 

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FW de Klerk: the last apartheid president was driven by pragmatism, not idealism

11th November 2021 Few recent historical figures in South Africa provoke more divergent views than Frederik Willem (FW) de Klerk. He was president of the country from... 

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Myths and truths around South Africa’s recent renewable energy auction

11th November 2021 South Africa’s department of mineral resources and energy recently announced its choice of companies to build and operate a new “batch” of... 

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 The AI Governance Journey: Development and Opportunities

The AI Governance Journey: Development and Opportunities

4th November 2021 The field of AI governance has grown rapidly over the last five years with an immediate challenge to ensure responsible application and practices.... 

 Global Shapers Community Celebrating a Decade of Impact

Global Shapers Community Celebrating a Decade of Impact

4th November 2021 The World Economic Forum’s Global Shapers Community, a network of young people who volunteer their time and experiences to drive dialogue, action... 

 Beneath the Surface: Technology-driven systemic risks and the continued need for innovation

Beneath the Surface: Technology-driven systemic risks and the continued need for innovation

4th November 2021 Beneath the Surface: Technology-driven systemic risks and the continued need for innovation is the first publication of the World Economic Forum’s... 

Green Building Principles: The Action Plan for Net-Zero Carbon Buildings

Green Building Principles: The Action Plan for Net-Zero Carbon Buildings

4th November 2021 Collective action must be taken to accelerate the decarbonization of buildings, which contribute 38% of all energy-related greenhouse gas... 

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Statements

Cogta committee calls on municipal demarcation board to develop strategy to address demarcation hotspot areas

24th November 2021 The Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) today held a meeting with the Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB)... 

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Mining Charter: No appeal by department welcomed 

24th November 2021 Solidarity today welcomed the announcement by the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy that it would not appeal against the recent High Court... 

Minerals Council South Africa remains committee to transformation and engagement with all stakeholders

24th November 2021 The Minerals Council South Africa is fully committed to transformation of the mining sector despite certain provisions in the 2018 Mining Charter... 

DA requests PP to investigate another Magashule legacy project

24th November 2021 The Democratic Alliance (DA) have requested the Public Protector to investigate the failed construction project at a school at Vogelfontein at... 

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Focus on ESG – Business opportunity or cost?

8th November 2021 As we eagerly anticipate the exit of the Coronavirus pandemic, there is recognition and acceptance that there is a strong link between sustainable... 

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The MTBPS needs to focus on easing the cost of doing business

8th November 2021 The Minister of Finance, Enoch Godongwana, has committed himself to the task of pursuing his predecessors’ structural reform agenda and reducing... 

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Let the record show - Nupen Staude De Vries is now NSDV

5th November 2021 NSDV creates a contemporary legal and corporate advisory brand to service the mining, construction, environmental, and commercial industries in... 

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Technology is the key to unlocking a green future

5th November 2021 According to several reports, the Southern Africa interior is warming at twice the global rate. Significant changes to long-term weather patterns,... 

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