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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
 
 
 
 
President Jacob Zuma
President Jacob Zuma
 
President Jacob Zuma says the independent commission of inquiry into Eskom should get to the root cause of the problems facing the power utility. In an...
 
The petrol price will increase by R1.62/ℓ next week, while diesel would increase by R1.24/ℓ, the Department of Energy (DoE) revealed on Friday. The DoE said...
 
President Jacob Zuma has appointed South African Reserve Bank (SARB) adviser and Monetary Policy Committee member Kuben Naidoo as SARB deputy governor,...
Eskom CEO Tshediso Matona
Eskom CEO Tshediso Matona
 
Eskom CEO Tshediso Matona's challenge to his suspension was struck from the roll at the Labour Court in Johannesburg on Friday. "The application is struck...
 
A South African court dismissed on Friday an application by Westinghouse Electric Company to re-open the bidding process for a generator contract awarded to...
 
South African Airways (SAA) announced on Friday that it has completed its 90-Day Action Plan. This was launched on December 9 and was intended to enable the...
 
 
 
 
Author Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor
Author Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor
Author Didi Moyle
Author Didi Moyle
Raymond Suttner
Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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

 

Armed groups across Libya have targeted human rights defenders seeking to shed light on abuses, according to a new United Nations report that outlines a...

 

This paper explores the changing power capabilities of Algeria, Egypt, Ethiopia, Nigeria, and South Africa (the ‘Big Five’) over the next 25...

 

This 79-page Human Rights Watch report documents scores of attacks in heavily populated,...

 

The expulsion of the National Union of Metal Workers of South Africa (NUMSA) from the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) in November 2014...

 

The new report Why Public-Private-Partnerships (PPPs) don’t work: The many advantages of the public alternative contains a combination of...

 
 
 
 
 
 
REAL ECONOMY: ESKOM
 
One of the main reasons given for the recent suspension of Eskom CEO Tshediso Matona and three other senior executives related to a “lack of credible...
 
Since the eruption of civil war in South Sudan on 15 December 2013, the world’s attention has mostly been focused there – rather than on Sudan. That neglect...
 
South Africa’s education system is often described as being in crisis. A recent claim suggests 80% of schools could be “dysfunctional”. We looked at the...
 
Over the last several decades, there have been many electoral successes and failures as African states strive towards democracy, putting different African...
 
SOUTH AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
 
Nigeria, Africa’s most populous nation and officially its largest economy as of April 2014, is holding presidential and legislative elections on 28 March...
 
The South African Civil Society Information Service
 
At the Center of Public Integrity on nuclear materials, Douglas Birch has written a two-part series on nuclear security in South Africa. In the first, titled...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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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