https://www.polity.org.za
Deepening Democracy through Access to Information

Headline News

High Court orders Trillian to pay back Eskom R595m 

By: News24Wire      18th June 2019 Trillian Capital Partners has been ordered to pay back Eskom almost R595-million by the High Court in Pretoria. The ruling was handed down on... 

 High Court orders Trillian to pay back Eskom R595m
 SAA defends interim CEO, warns against strikes

SAA defends interim CEO, warns against strikes 

By: News24Wire      18th June 2019 The board of South African Airways has backed its new interim CEO Zukisa Ramasia after the South African Airways Pilots Association criticised her... 

Dirco investigating the authenticity of Zindzi Mandela tweets

Dirco investigating the authenticity of Zindzi Mandela tweets 

By: African News Agency      18th June 2019 International Relations Minister, Naledi Pandor, on Tuesday, said that her department will investigate the authenticity of the tweets from South... 

Latest

More News

Opinions

Why 'pro-poor' policies on their own won't shift inequality in South Africa

Why 'pro-poor' policies on their own won't shift inequality in South Africa

18th June 2019 Sociologist Goran Therborn has probably influenced the study of inequality more than any other scholar in recent years. Invited to locate... 

 Threat of new designer drugs for Southern Africa

Threat of new designer drugs for Southern Africa

18th June 2019 Designer drugs are among the fastest-growing and most versatile substances in the global illicit drugs economy. Known as ‘new psychoactive... 

Kenya’s 2019 budget speech: do finance minister’s numbers add up?

Kenya’s 2019 budget speech: do finance minister’s numbers add up?

18th June 2019 On 13 June 2019 Kenya’s finance minister Henry Rotich announced his budget for the 2019/20 financial year, which starts on 1 July. Rotich said the... 

Marking June 16 this year

Marking June 16 this year

18th June 2019 Visiting any mall or reading advertising inserts in South African newspapers or emails from various commercial outlets, one learns that June 16 is... 

More Opinions

Recommendations

Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2019

Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2019

13th June 2019 The widespread adoption of renewable energy technologies creates employment opportunities up and down the supply chain. Worldwide, the sector... 

 Investing in (and for) Our Future

Investing in (and for) Our Future

By: Creamer Media Reporter      13th June 2019 This paper identifies more focused reforms around defined contribution plans, which have grown increasingly around the world. It identifies... 

World Investment Report 2019

World Investment Report 2019

13th June 2019 The World Investment Report supports policymakers by monitoring global and regional foreign direct investment trends and documenting national and... 

Examining the Impact of E-Procurement in Ukraine

Examining the Impact of E-Procurement in Ukraine

12th June 2019 This paper examines the impact of Ukraine’s ambitious procurement reform on outcomes amongst a set of procurements that used competitive tendering.... 

More Recommendations

Statements

Outa: Scrapping e-tolls makes economic sense – OUTA

Outa: Scrapping e-tolls makes economic sense – OUTA

Updated 7 hours ago OUTA denounces claims by Electronic Toll Collection (ETC) that as many as 38 000 potential indirect jobs could be lost should the Gauteng e-toll... 

City of Cape Town: Cape Town dam levels recovering slowly but surely

City of Cape Town: Cape Town dam levels recovering slowly but surely

18th June 2019 Dams that supply the metro are slowly but surely recovering, increasing by 0,7% for the past week of 10-16 June 2019.  Read more below: This week’s... 

SA: President Ramaphosa saddened by R81 road deaths

SA: President Ramaphosa saddened by R81 road deaths

18th June 2019 President Cyril Ramaphosa has this morning 17 June 2019, expressed devastation and sadness at the death of the twenty-four persons who lost their... 

SAA: SAA warns that more threats to embark on industrial action could hurt the airline

SAA: SAA warns that more threats to embark on industrial action could hurt the airline

18th June 2019 South African Airways (SAA) has noted with deep sense of disappointment comments attributed to the airline's pilots’ association, South African... 

More Statements

Press Offices

Baker McKenzie Releases Cross-Border IPO Index H1 2019 – Africa

Baker McKenzie Releases Cross-Border IPO Index H1 2019 – Africa

18th June 2019 Capital raised by African issuers declined by 28% year on year to USD 341-million in the first half of 2019 (H1 2019), compared with USD... 

Assessing legal risks in the move to Cloud

Assessing legal risks in the move to Cloud

14th June 2019 With the fourth industrial revolution in full swing, businesses are looking for faster and more efficient ways to service customers. Customers are... 

Align corporate decisions with best practice, effortlessly

Align corporate decisions with best practice, effortlessly

14th June 2019 Lexis Nexis, in collaboration with many specialist legal practitioners has compiled a useful, easy-to-navigate online tool called Lexis Practical... 

Norton Rose Fulbright bolsters projects and infrastructure practices with senior appointment in Cape Town

Norton Rose Fulbright bolsters projects and infrastructure practices with senior appointment in Cape Town

13th June 2019 Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright today announced the return of Matthew Ash, a projects, energy and infrastructure lawyer who re-joins its Cape... 

More Press Offices

Latest Videos

Undercover with Mandela's Spies – Bradley D. Steyn and Mark Fine

Ralph Mathekga unpacks politics in South Africa post elections

Finding the Woman Within: How to Thrive in a Male Dominated Society – Nosipho Siwisa-Damasane

More Videos

 

Latest Podcast

Daily Podcast – June 18, 2019

Previous Podcasts


About

Polity.org.za is a product of Creamer Media.
www.creamermedia.co.za

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Engineering News
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa

Read more

Subscriptions

We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store

Advertise

Advertising on Polity.org.za is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email advertising@creamermedia.co.za

View options
Free daily email newsletter Register Now
close
Register for Free to receive Polity's
Daily Email Newsletter
Register Now
Register for Creamer Media's other Daily Newsletters