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Cabinet approves coastal tourism plan

By: Anine Kilian     Updated 15 minutes ago Cabinet has approved a coastal and maritime tourism implementation plan. In a statement released on Friday, Tourism Minister Tokozile Xasa said the... 

Cabinet approves coastal tourism plan
Khoza 'alienated' her ANC colleagues – Mthembu

Khoza 'alienated' her ANC colleagues – Mthembu

By: News24Wire      Updated 2 hours 52 minutes ago African National Congress (ANC) MP Makhosi Khoza insulted some of her colleagues to the point that they no longer wanted to work with her, party... 

Janusz Walus' fate back in Masutha's hands

Janusz Walus' fate back in Masutha's hands

By: News24Wire      Updated 2 hours 54 minutes ago Justice Minister Michael Masutha has 90 days to reconsider whether Chris Hani's killer Janusz Walus should be released on parole, the Supreme Court... 

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 The fight against corruption in Africa is on

The fight against corruption in Africa is on

Updated 3 hours ago The African Union (AU) has marked 2018 as the year for ‘Winning the Fight Against Corruption: A Sustainable Path to Africa’s Transformation’.... 

 Will Kenya always be the country of the future?

Will Kenya always be the country of the future?

Updated 3 hours ago Two cheers for democracy. That would probably be a fair verdict on last week’s general elections in Kenya. It was free-ish and fair-ish. Over 15... 

SA’s secret-ballot debate: 6 ANC achievements scrutinised

SA’s secret-ballot debate: 6 ANC achievements scrutinised

Updated 3 hours ago South Africa’s much-anticipated debate on a motion of no confidence in the president was heavy on rhetoric, but light on claims about President... 

Auctions steam ahead

Auctions steam ahead

18th August 2017 South Africa may be on the global sidelines currently with regard to the procurement of new renewable generation capacity, chiefly because of... 

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 Yemen: catastrophic cholera crisis

Yemen: catastrophic cholera crisis

Updated 2 hours 6 minutes ago Since the end of April 2017, Yemen has been experiencing its worst recorded outbreak of suspected cholera in a single year. By mid-August, more... 

Supporting governance for climate resilience: working with political institutions

Supporting governance for climate resilience: working with political institutions

Updated 2 hours 8 minutes ago Political institutions, formal or informal, embody the underlying rules and norms within which organisations such as governments, NGOs or... 

 'You aren't human any more': Migrants expose the harrowing situation in Libya and the impact of European policies

'You aren't human any more': Migrants expose the harrowing situation in Libya and the impact of European policies

15th August 2017 Thousands of refugees and migrants face kidnap, slavery, torture and sexual violence in Libya before crossing the Mediterranean Sea to reach Italy... 

 Missed Opportunity: how could funds lost to tax incentives in Africa be used to fill the education finance gap?

Missed Opportunity: how could funds lost to tax incentives in Africa be used to fill the education finance gap?

14th August 2017 How much revenue do African governments lose from providing tax incentives, such as giving companies tax holidays and exemptions on paying taxes on... 

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NT: Oakbay High Court judgement

NT: Oakbay High Court judgement

Updated 3 minutes ago The Minister of Finance accepts and respects today’s High Court judgement on Oakbay and will not appeal it. The Minister will abide by the court... 

SA: Premier Ace Magashule welcomes launch of Brics Bank's Africa Regional Centre

SA: Premier Ace Magashule welcomes launch of Brics Bank's Africa Regional Centre

Updated 1 hour 47 minutes ago The official launch of the New Development Bank, also called the BRICS Bank's Africa Centre by His Excellency President Jacob Zuma yesterday is an... 

KZN: MEC Sihle Zikalala assures investors of policy certainty and stability in KwaZulu-Natal

KZN: MEC Sihle Zikalala assures investors of policy certainty and stability in KwaZulu-Natal

Updated 1 hour 50 minutes ago The KZN MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Mr Sihle Zikalala, has reassured businesses operating in KwaZulu-Natal... 

KZN: Who steers the ship through the stormy sea? KZN Government and captains of Industry

KZN: Who steers the ship through the stormy sea? KZN Government and captains of Industry

Updated 2 hours 30 minutes ago KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu has affirmed the commitment of government to work with big business to ensure inclusive economic growth.... 

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Copyright in South African law

Copyright in South African law

Updated 9 minutes ago In our increasingly hyper-connected world, seemingly unrelated events can have a profound impact on a business and professional career.  It is... 

A reconsideration of the ambit and adequacy of sanctions in the 2015 financial provision regulations

A reconsideration of the ambit and adequacy of sanctions in the 2015 financial provision regulations

17th August 2017 The controversy regarding premature withdrawals of contributions from an environmental rehabilitation trust fund is currently the subject of... 

The millennial factor in corporate governance

The millennial factor in corporate governance

17th August 2017 When it comes to good corporate governance, “the power is no longer in the boardroom. It is in the smartphone.” This was the key takeaway from a... 

Deductions for damage or loss caused by employee

Deductions for damage or loss caused by employee

17th August 2017 Question: May an employer make deductions for damage or loss caused by employee? Answer:Yes, but for such a deduction to be lawful the employer has... 

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