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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
 
 
 
 
Monwabisi Kalawe
Monwabisi Kalawe
 
Suspended South African Airways (SAA) CEO Monwabisi Kalawe has resigned, with immediate effect, as his relationship with the State-owned carrier had been...
 
State-owned power utility Eskom has warned that it is highly likely that there will be load-shedding this weekend, as, along with its “massive maintenance...
 
South African mining and energy adviser Ted Blom has raised a litany of concerns about the state of power utility Eskom and has warned of runaway costs and...
 
A crowd of stick-wielding supporters at a soccer stadium roared their approval as South Africa's Zulu king, Goodwill Zwelithini, insisted he was not behind a...
 
The United Nations on Friday welcomed the European Union's plan to triple the size of its naval search mission in the Mediterranean, but said the key test...
 
Italian investigators are piecing together a picture of beatings and abuse that hundreds of Africans and Bangladeshis suffered before setting sail from Libya...
 
 
 
 
Hugh Macmillan
Hugh Macmillan
Standard Bank Group CE Sim Tshabalala
Standard Bank Group CE Sim Tshabalala
Minister Lynne Brown (in foreground) with Brian Molefe (far left) and Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe at the Eskom announcement
Minister Lynne Brown (in foreground) with Brian Molefe (far left) and Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe at the Eskom announcement
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Countries’ modes of diplomatic engagement are changing in a world that is increasingly multipolar. Today’s global environment puts pressure...

 

Australian policymakers face competing economic and strategic priorities. Increasingly, Australia’s economic future is closely tied to relations...

 

A new report from PwC and Strategy& warns that the power sector is transforming fast and companies...

 

Since the financial crisis of 2008 loans from banks have become more difficult to obtain. African countries increasingly have explored alternatives to...

 

National Governing Councils (NGCs) are the lynchpin of the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM). Situated between the state’s political leadership...

 
 
 
 
 
 
SOUTH AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
 
In South Africa, it is commonplace to receive a ‘Key to Freedom’ on your 21st birthday. To the recipient, it signifies entry into adulthood and with it the...
 
REAL ECONOMY: AFRICA OUTLOOK
 
A sobering new World Bank report is forecasting that sub-Saharan Africa’s growth will slow to 4% in 2015 from 4.5% in 2014, owing to the weak commodity...
 
This Easter was South Africa’s worst recorded death toll for an Easter period. The number looks set to rise to 400 once all fatalities have been accounted...
 
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
 
The last time a Swazi justice minister fell so far from royal grace was in 2010, when Ndumiso Mamba was caught in bed with King Mswati’s 12th wife, Queen...
 
From May, the law requires South Africans to install car seats for babies and toddlers. The Times was wrong to claim recently that road crashes are the...
 
The South African Civil Society Information Service
 
“To be hopeful in bad times is not just foolishly romantic. It is based on the fact that human history is a history not only of cruelty, but also of...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hugh Macmillan
Hugh Macmillan
Author Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor
Author Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor
Author Didi Moyle
Author Didi Moyle
Raymond Suttner
Raymond Suttner
Cartoonist and author Dov Fedler
Cartoonist and author Dov Fedler
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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