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Thabo Mbeki hits back against NPA interference claims  

By: Sashnee Moodley     1st March 2024 Former President Thabo Mbeki, through his foundation, on Friday denied that his administration had interfered with the work of the National... 

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Roger Jardine's Change Starts Now won’t contest 2024 elections 

By: Thabi Shomolekae     1st March 2024 Change Starts Now announced on Friday that it will not be contesting the elections in May. Former government official and leader of the new... 

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Eskom board tasks Marokane with three priorities in his first 100 days as CEO

By: Schalk Burger     1st March 2024 State-owned power utility Eskom's board of directors has tasked incoming CEO Dan Marokane to prioritise three key areas – assessing the generation... 

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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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DRC-Rwanda crisis: what’s needed to prevent a regional war

1st March 2024 In the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), South African, Burundian and Tanzanian troops are fighting against the Rwandan army, which... 

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South Africa’s business students want their own industry superheroes and success stories in the syllabus – study

1st March 2024 In the past few years there’s been much discussion globally about the need to decolonise education. Decolonisation is the process of undoing the... 

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France plans to terminate Mayotte’s ‘droit du sol’

1st March 2024 Mayotte’s status as a French department – despite being located in the Comoros archipelago off Africa’s east coast – continues to produce unique... 

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

Outward FDI policies: Promotion and facilitation - regulation and screening

1st March 2024 The latest UNCTAD Investment Policy Monitor (No. 27) focuses on the evolving landscape of outward foreign direct investment (OFDI) policies,... 

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Energizing Europe: Rising to the Challenge (Part 2)

1st March 2024 This report focuses on the impact of the war in Ukraine on the energy sector in 2022 and early 2023 and Its implications at the macro and micro... 

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Ethiopia Country Climate and Development Report, February 2024

1st March 2024 The Ethiopia Country Climate and Development Report (CCDR) aims to support Ethiopia’s plans to achieve its development goals within the context of... 

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Why aren’t we there yet? Understanding and addressing donor barriers to localisation in climate adaptation

1st March 2024 Localisation has become a major concern across the development and humanitarian sectors. It is driving donor efforts to increase direct access for... 

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DA calls for law and order in eThekwini

DA calls for law and order in eThekwini

1st March 2024 The Democratic Alliance is calling on both the South African Police Service (SAPS) and eThekwini Metro Police to regain law and order in the city,... 

No Number of Motions of No Confidence will Save Ekurhuleni

No Number of Motions of No Confidence will Save Ekurhuleni

1st March 2024 The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the City of Ekurhuleni believes only a bold decision to call for the dissolution of the city’s council can save... 

WS in Gauteng Calls for the Public to Submit Comments on the Water Services Act and the National Water Act Amendment Bills

WS in Gauteng Calls for the Public to Submit Comments on the Water Services Act and the National Water Act Amendment Bills

1st March 2024 In a collaborative effort with the Alex Peace Ambassadors and various organizations, the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) held a public... 

DA flights 2024 Election posters in Northern Cape

1st March 2024 This followed the national launch by Federal Leader, John Steenhuisen, in Gqeberha, earlier today. Our takeover of a number of streetlights in the... 

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Strong Statements and Tenure Extension – SARS Commissioner Continues War on Non-Compliance

1st March 2024 In the ever-evolving tax landscape and public domain, one name strikes fear into the heart of non-compliant taxpayers, and confidence for the... 

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3 tax-saving strategies for South African forex traders

29th February 2024 For the 190 000 daily forex traders that take to the markets every day in South Africa, the world of foreign exchange is ripe with opportunity. It... 

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Application for Leave to Appeal Default Judgment after Failed Rescission Applications

29th February 2024 Can a default judgment that has been subject to rescission applications be appealed by a party?  In the matter of Road Accident Fund v Gonsalves... 

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Foreign employers can’t escape South African labour law

29th February 2024 A branch of a foreign company based in South Africa is not considered to be on foreign soil and is therefore subject to South African law. Our laws... 

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