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Reform momentum must be sustained ‘regardless of the form or composition’ of new government

By: Terence Creamer     10th June 2024 President Cyril Ramaphosa has underlined the importance of the new government – which is yet to be formed after no single party secured an outright... 

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MK Party wants ConCourt to postpone first Parliamentary sitting 

By: Thabi Shomolekae     10th June 2024 The uMkhonto we Sizwe Party said on Monday it has directed its attorneys to urgent seek an interdict from the Constitutional Court to postpone the... 

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UDM urges Zondo to convene urgent dialogue among parties represented in Parly

By: Thabi Shomolekae     7th June 2024 United Democratic Movement (UDM) leader Bantu Holomisa has requested an urgent meeting with Chief Justice Raymond Zondo, as parties negotiate the... 

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EU visa restrictions on Ethiopians reflect strained migration relations

3rd June 2024 The punitive measures reflect a history of major EU investment in Ethiopia’s migration governance – with few results. Since 29 April, the European... 

Smoking in Africa: study of 16 countries shows higher taxes would help young smokers quit or cut down

Smoking in Africa: study of 16 countries shows higher taxes would help young smokers quit or cut down

31st May 2024 World No Tobacco Day serves to increase awareness about the preventable death and illness associated with tobacco use. It also puts a spotlight on... 

William Ruto wins in Washington – but does Kenya?

William Ruto wins in Washington – but does Kenya?

31st May 2024 Not all Kenyans are enchanted by the prospect of being America’s main partner in sub-Saharan Africa. Kenyan President William Ruto last week made... 

Worth the ink?

Worth the ink?

31st May 2024 The National Council of Provinces’ (NCOP’s) recent approval of the Electricity Regulation Amendment (ERA) Bill has far-reaching implications for... 

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World Economic Forum

From Disruption to Opportunity: Strategies for Rewiring Global Value Chains

9th May 2024 Global value chains continue to face challenges ranging from the climate crisis to geopolitical headwinds and next-generation technologies.... 

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Amplifying the Global Value of Earth Observation

9th May 2024 By 2030, the economic opportunity afforded by Earth observation (EO) insights is projected to surpass $700-billion while directly contributing to... 

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An appraisal of debt sustainability analyses amid multiple crises

9th May 2024 In an era of high debts and more shocks, should debt sustainability analyses by the IMF and World Bank change to adapt? A new study by Sherillyn... 

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JSE undertaking measures to mitigate de-listing, shrinkage

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     8th May 2024 The JSE is undertaking several initiatives to mitigate de-listings and reduced market capitalisation, chairperson Phuthuma Nhleko said during the... 

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AfriForum brings an urgent application regarding municipal electricity tariff hikes

AfriForum brings an urgent application regarding municipal electricity tariff hikes

10th June 2024 The civil rights organisation AfriForum brought an urgent application in the High Court in Pretoria against the National Energy Regulator of South... 

IFP Calls for Uthongathi to Be Declared a Disaster Area

IFP Calls for Uthongathi to Be Declared a Disaster Area

10th June 2024 The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) in the KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) Legislature calls on the KZN MEC for Cogta, Bongi Sithole-Moloi, and the KZN Premier,... 

ActionSA Finalises Lists that Will Fight for South Africans as Unofficial Opposition

ActionSA Finalises Lists that Will Fight for South Africans as Unofficial Opposition

10th June 2024 ActionSA has finalised its national and provincial lists in the final approach to impending inaugural meetings of the National Assembly and... 

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Workers will be government watchdogs, warns POPCRU

7th June 2024 The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) has warned that in the wake of the damage inflicted on workers by the sixth administration, the... 

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The Role of the Corporate Doctor – Saving Distressed Companies in South Africa

3rd June 2024 South African corporates continue to face significant challenges in surviving economic constraints and turmoil in the market place. Looking at... 

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SARS’ Compliance Crusade Radar Targets SMMEs and High Wealth Individuals

3rd June 2024 In a bold and unwavering move, SARS has intensified its compliance focus on both Small, Medium, and Micro Enterprises (SMMEs) and High Wealth... 

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Communications that amount to hate speech

3rd June 2024 The judgment of the Equality Court in Amaning, Liebman & Wellman v Ackerman recently dealt with communications that amount to hate speech and the... 

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Integrating Legal Strategy into Your Business: More Than Just Crisis Management

3rd June 2024 Business crises often strike with the force of a bolt of lightning or the sudden flight of a startled horse. Clients then seek legal counsel,... 

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