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US will not take part in any Israeli retaliatory action against Iran

By: Reuters     15th April 2024 President Joe Biden warned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu the US will not take part in a counter-offensive against Iran, an option Netanyahu's... 

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Ghana fails to reach debt deal with international bondholders

By: Reuters     15th April 2024 Ghana has failed to strike a deal with two bondholder groups to restructure $13-billion of international bonds, the government said on Monday,... 

South Africa recalls J&J's cough syrup sold in six African nations after suspected toxicity 

By: Reuters     15th April 2024 South Africa's health regulator said on Saturday it is recalling batches of Johnson & Johnson's children's cough syrup after detection of high... 


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Strengthening Africa’s Climate-Smart Agriculture and Food Systems Through Enhanced Policy Coherence and Coordinated Action

5th April 2024 In response to these vulnerabilities and impacts, it is essential that African countries develop adaptation and resilience building strategies to... 

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Out of step

5th April 2024 Following wholly inadequate public consultations, stakeholders have submitted their written comments on the Department of Mineral Resources and... 

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Africa now emits as much carbon as it stores: landmark new study

4th April 2024 A landmark new study has found that, in the last decade, the African continent has started emitting more carbon than it stores. When the total... 

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Global south: moving off the menu and to the table?

4th April 2024 The global south is a term that elicits much debate and discussion. Is it appropriate? Is it relevant? Is it offensive? These were questions a... 

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ActionSA 2024 Election Manifesto

3rd April 2024 As we celebrate South Africa’s 30th year of democracy, we stand at a pivotal crossroads that will shape the future of our country. This year’s... 

Governance Performance Index – South Africa 2024

Governance Performance Index – South Africa 2024

27th March 2024 South Africa’s system of local government is presently undergoing its most widespread sequence of changes since the introduction of a new system... 

Key Statistics and Trends in Trade Policy 2023

Key Statistics and Trends in Trade Policy 2023

27th March 2024 With the notable exception of the increase in bilateral tariffs between the United States of America and China, tariffs applied to imports have... 

GOOD Party

GOOD Party 2024 Election Manifesto

26th March 2024 GOOD’s vision is for a fairer and just South Africa, where nobody is excluded from the good that it has to offer. Nobody is homeless. Nobody lives... 

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President Cyril Ramaphosa

Presidency update on Presidential Ethekwini Working Group

16th April 2024 In February 2024, President Cyril Ramaphosa, accompanied by Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan, Minister of Police Bheki Cele, Minister... 

Treasury on IMF Fiscal Transparency Evaluation Report

Treasury on IMF Fiscal Transparency Evaluation Report

16th April 2024 National Treasury notes and welcomes the release of the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) Fiscal Transparency Evaluation Report. South Africa has... 

DA concerned for residents’ safety amid delayed SAPS response

DA concerned for residents’ safety amid delayed SAPS response

16th April 2024 The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Northern Cape is concerned that the province’s police response time ranked the slowest in the entire country.... 

City of Cape Town

Budget prioritises road maintenance, public transport, congestion relief to keep Cape Town moving

15th April 2024 The City’s Urban Mobility Directorate is prioritising road maintenance, public transport, congestion relief and the reconstruction and... 

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Understanding Court-Ordered Costs in South Africa: A Comprehensive Guide

By: Creamer Media Reporter      27th March 2024 In the realm of litigation, the issue of costs can often be as crucial as the outcome of the case itself. Understanding how costs are awarded by... 

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The Competition Commission publishes revised Public Interest Guidelines

27th March 2024 On 20 March 2024, the Competition Commission of South Africa (Commission) published revised Public Interest Guidelines relating to merger control... 

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Evidentiary Enlightenment: The CCMA’s Revamped Rules for Effective Dispute Resolution

26th March 2024 In April 2023, significant amendments to the Rules of the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) came into effect. Among... 


The Intricacies of Cancelling a Mortgage Bond in South Africa

26th March 2024 In South Africa, the cancellation of a mortgage bond is a procedure commonly encountered when a property changes ownership or when the bond is... 

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