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The role of central banks is changing. What South Africans should look out for

The role of central banks is changing. What South Africans should look out for

29th August 2016 The 2008 financial crisis showed up glaring gaps in the way that central banks operate. As a result adjustments have been made to their roles and... 

South Africans have a sweet tooth so shouldn't say no to a sugar tax

South Africans have a sweet tooth so shouldn't say no to a sugar tax 

26th August 2016 Debates on a proposed tax for sugar sweetened beverages in South Africa have reached fever pitch with the local food and beverage industry squaring... 

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan

New move against Gordhan suggests South Africa's laws are under threat

25th August 2016 South Africa’s elite police unit, the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation also know as the Hawks, this week summoned the country’s Finance... 

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South Africa's ruling ANC is facing its sternest test. From the inside

South Africa's ruling ANC is facing its sternest test. From the inside

25th August 2016 South Africa is in the aftermath of the 2016 local government elections. Math has been the order of the day as parties have fought for local... 

City of Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba

Tumultuous times for South Africa as it enters the era of coalition politics

24th August 2016 South Africa is in a tryst with tumultuous times as coalitions take shape to unlock hung municipalities following the 2016 local government... 

The watchdog over South Africa's elite police unit is in serious need of teeth

The watchdog over South Africa's elite police unit is in serious need of teeth

24th August 2016 Organised crime emerged as a threat to the new South African state during the political transition from apartheid to democracy in the 1990s. As... 

Investing in science can help put food on Africa's plates

Investing in science can help put food on Africa's plates

22nd August 2016 Food shortages, hunger, starvation and long-term food security are not new issues in Africa, nor elsewhere in the developing world. Food security... 

South Africa faces a bumpy political ride as EFF declines to join coalitions

South Africa faces a bumpy political ride as EFF declines to join coalitions 

19th August 2016 South Africa’s radical opposition party the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) will not be going into a coalition with the two biggest parties in the... 

South Africa must free itself from the burden of owning a national airline

South Africa must free itself from the burden of owning a national airline

18th August 2016 South Africa needs to accept the reality that the time when national airlines flew as carriers of national pride is a thing of the past. Some... 

Boko Haram's latest video of captured schoolgirls offers hope and despair

Boko Haram's latest video of captured schoolgirls offers hope and despair

17th August 2016 The Nigerian militant group Boko Haram stormed back into the world’s headlines with a renewed offer to swap abducted schoolgirls for detained... 

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