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LUDWIG FRAHM-ARP Amendments to the Labour Relations Act aim to provide increased protection for vulnerable employees
LUDWIG FRAHM-ARP Amendments to the Labour Relations Act aim to provide increased protection for vulnerable employees
 
 
 
 
South African deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa
South African deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa
Updated 1 hour 22 minutes ago
 
ELECTIONS
 
South African deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa said Lesotho should form a government promptly after weekend polls and push ahead with constitutional and...
Updated 1 hour 2 minutes ago
 
ELECTRICITY
 
Scheduled blackouts are unlikely to happen on Friday and the weekend, Eskom said. "Our aspiration is not to have loadshedding today and the weekend,"...
Updated 1 hour 26 minutes ago
 
peace talks
 
Peace talks between South Sudan's government and rebels will extend beyond a Thursday deadline set by mediators to allow them to finalise details on power...
Liberia's last known Ebola patient Beatrice Yardolo
Liberia's last known Ebola patient Beatrice Yardolo
Updated 1 hour 9 minutes ago
 
EBOLA OUTBREAK
 
Liberia's last Ebola patient left hospital on Thursday to cheers of delight from friends and family, a year after the West African country reported its first...
Updated 1 hour 18 minutes ago
 
POLITICS
 
A much-anticipated African Union inquiry calls for South Sudan's president and his rival to be barred from a transitional government and for the...
 
At least 45 people were killed by suspected Boko Haram militants at dawn on Tuesday in a remote village of Nigeria's northeastern Borno state, military...
 
 
 
 
Cartoonist and author Dov Fedler
Cartoonist and author Dov Fedler
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
 
 
 
Thomas Thabane
Thomas Thabane
 
Mildred Oliphant
Mildred Oliphant
 
Nhlanhla Nene
Nhlanhla Nene
Tina Joemat-Petterson
Tina Joemat-Petterson
 
 
 
 
 
 

Three quarters of the world population has no access to proper pain relief treatment, according to a report by the United Nations body charged with...

 

In the countries worst affected by the Ebola epidemic – Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea – hundreds of children have died in agony or been...

 

The Amnesty International Report 2014/15 documents the state of human rights in 160 countries and...

 

This study on “Disasters in Asia and the Pacific: 2014 Year in review”, developed by the Information and Communications Technology and...

 

Regional integration has long been recognised as an important vehicle for Africa’s development; currently, the African Union (AU) officially...

 

How does this budget actually compare with the budget framework the minister tabled 4 months ago in October 2014? Did the minister now walk what he...

 
 
 
 
 
 
It was ironic, to say the least, that Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan’s government turned down President Jacob Zuma’s proposal for a South...
 
SOUTH AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
 
The African Union’s emerging 50-year development plan, Agenda 2063, aims to cap a century of the organisation’s work with a thoroughly transformed continent....
 
Africa’s Environment Day is celebrated on the 3rd of March each year. It is an important event which contributes to raising awareness of pressing...
 
Earlier this year, on 28 January, the Islamic Republic of Mauritania acceded to the Biological Weapons Convention (the BWC – formally named the Convention on...
 
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
 
A lack of accountability by senior officials and politicians, combined with perceptions of high levels of corruption, could prove detrimental to the future...
 
The debate on President Jacob Zuma’s State of the Nation Address saw impassioned speeches by the leaders of South Africa’s two main opposition parties. We...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
LUDWIG FRAHM-ARP Amendments to the Labour Relations Act aim to provide increased protection for vulnerable employees
LUDWIG FRAHM-ARP Amendments to the Labour Relations Act aim to provide increased protection for vulnerable employees
BALANCING DISCIPLINEIt would be unfair to saddle an employer with wrong decisions that have an ongoing adverse impact on the business
BALANCING DISCIPLINEIt would be unfair to saddle an employer with wrong decisions that have an ongoing adverse impact on the business
PAMELA STEINA major challenge is holding trade unions accountable for the unlawful actions of their members
PAMELA STEINA major challenge is holding trade unions accountable for the unlawful actions of their members
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cartoonist and author Dov Fedler
Cartoonist and author Dov Fedler
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Professor Jane Duncan
Professor Jane Duncan
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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