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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
 
 
 
 
 
A new handbook, titled Understanding Power Purchase Agreements, has been published under the aegis of President Barack Obama’s Power Africa initiative, which...
 
The seasonally adjusted Kagiso purchasing managers’ index (PMI) increased marginally to 47.9 index points in March, compared with 47.6 points in February,...
President Jacob Zuma
President Jacob Zuma
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ELECTION
 
President Jacob Zuma has congratulated the incoming President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, on his successful election following the presidential elections...
 
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has extended the consultation period regarding proposed changes to the Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) contributions by one...
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ELECTRICITY
 
National Treasury has, with effect from 20 March, withheld the transfer of equitable shares to 60 municipalities that failed to pay Eskom and other creditors...
 
South African Airways (SAA) this week suspended its contract with the South African Post Office (Sapo) due to unpaid bills. Both parties confirmed that SAA...
 
 
 
 
Author Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor
Author Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor
Author Didi Moyle
Author Didi Moyle
Raymond Suttner
Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Public Protector Report No. 16 of 2014/2015 on an investigation into allegations of...

 

It is just a few weeks since the minimum wage was introduced in Germany, but it is already becoming very clear that its implementation in practice...

 

In his 2015 State of the Nation (SONA) address, President Jacob Zuma spent very little time on basic education issues, but rather devoted a few minutes...

 

Violence permeates and profoundly affects almost every aspect of our lives in South Africa. It poses a significant threat to the overall health and...

 

Once described as the ‘world’s most failed state’, Somalia has defied the best efforts of peace-builders – local and foreign...

 

Global organizations today navigate a “new world of work”—one that requires a dramatic change in strategies for leadership, talent,...

 
 
 
 
 
 
The South African Civil Society Information Service
 
Does the ANC intend to expropriate any land any time soon? President Jacob Zuma doesn’t appear to care for the landless at all. He doesn’t seem to believe...
 
The South African government has been showing signs that it wishes to take a more interventionist approach to inward foreign investment. Its view is that the...
 
If there was any doubt before the rift inside Burundi’s ruling party, the National Council for the Defence of Democracy – Forces for the Defence of Democracy...
 
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
 
While speaking to local government officials recently, South African President Jacob Zuma jokingly said: ‘Anything that goes wrong in the country it’s “that...
 
The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) is of the view that education is a central component of the post-2015...
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
The level of disarray in state and state-owned institutions stares us in the face every day.  At one level it is hard to untangle what is true and what is...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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
 
 
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