Policy, Law, Economics and Politics - Deepening Democracy through Access to Information
This privately-owned website is operated and maintained by Creamer Media
We have detected that the browser you are using is no longer supported. As a result, some content may not display correctly.
We suggest that you upgrade to the latest version of any of the following browsers:
         
close notification
5 July 2015
Breaking News
 
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
 
 
 
03 Jul 2015
 
 
We won't be held to ransom, Gauteng premier warns taxi drivers
TRANSPORT
Government says it will not be held to ransom by aggrieved taxi owners who are opposing the modernisation of public transport. “We will not allow the taxi operators to hold the community to ransom....
 
 
Savings Convention launched at Maponya Mall in Soweto
SAVINGS
Your credit card bill might look tiny when companies and countries are collapsing under debt but that’s not a reason to turn a blind eye and a new private-public partnership is on hand to help...
 
 
Wind energy no longer a minor player in SA
RENEWABLE ENERGY
Wind energy is around half of all renewable energy currently produced in South Africa. As we lurch from one day of load shedding to the next, the sector is showing no sign of losing speed, rather...
 
 
Department of Communications to announce digital switch-off date ‘soon’
DIGITAL MIGRATION
Two weeks after South Africa missed the deadline to transition from analogue to digital terrestrial television (DTT), Communications Minister Faith Muthambi said no interference had been recorded...
 
 
Preventing another Marikana starts with solving SAPS leadership crisis
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
"The Marikana massacre has had an enormous impact on the broader South African public, as well as on the South African Police Service [SAPS]," said Gareth Newham, Head of the ISS’ Governance, Crime...
 
 
South Africa's private-sector activity falls in June to 11-month low – PMI
ECONOMY
Output and new orders in South Africa's private sector declined at their sharpest rates in nearly a year as the economy weakened and demand subsided, a survey showed on Friday. South Africa's...
 
 
Ebola, economy to blame for fewer tourists
TOURISM
The ebola virus, economic decline in some countries, and South Africa’s new immigration regulations are to blame for the drop in tourist arrivals to South Africa, Grant Thornton Advisory Services...
 
 
 
 
Govt, private sector working constructively to tackle acid mine drainage in Wits basin
ACID MINE DRAINAGE
Although acid mine drainage (AMD) in the Witwatersrand basin is the result of a legacy of environmental mismanagement of water resources by mines and lax enforcement of regulations by government,...
 
 
South Africa probing socially acceptable low- and no-water sanitation alternatives
SANITATION
South Africa might face significant water stress and possible outright water scarcity in 10 to 15 years, unless its citizens adapt their behaviour with regard to efficient water use and sanitation...
 
 
02 Jul 2015
 
Icasa reserves judgement on publishers’ post office complaints
POSTAL SERVICES
The Complaints and Compliance Committee (CCC) of the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa) reserved judgement on Thursday in a complaint by eight publishers against the South...
 
 
We need police leaders with integrity - analyst
LEADERSHIP
If situations like Marikana were to be prevented in the future, South Africa needed police leaders with integrity who did not make decisions based on politics, an analyst said on Thursday. "To move...
 
 
V&A Waterfront outlines vision for revamped cruise-liner terminal
PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT
The V&A Waterfront, which has been awarded the right to finance, design, build and operate, for 20 years, the Cape Town cruise-liner terminal, expects the redevelopment of the terminal to be...
 
 
Davies approves draft empowerment codes for tourism sector
BLACK ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT
Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies has approved the draft Tourism Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) Codes, allowing members of the public 60 days to make inputs and comments...
 
 
EFF to lay criminal charges against deputy president Ramaphosa, ministers
MARIKANA COMMISSION
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) said on Thursday it would lay charges against deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa, former police minister Nathi Mthethwa and top police management for the deaths of...
 
 
Outa: New e-toll dispensation is new desperation
E-TOLLS
The e-tolls issue has gone way beyond rates, Wayne Duvenage of civil action group the Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance (Outa) said on Thursday. "The (opposition against e-tolls in Gauteng) is...
 
 
 
Breaking News
 
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
 
 
 
 
 
 
















 
 
 
 
 
  Topics on this page
 
 
 
City
 
Company
 
AMD
Industry Term
 
Person
 
Ian
Facility
 
Continent
 
Country
 
Organisation
 
Radio Station
 
Natural Feature
 
Product
 
Region
 
Technology
 
Music Group
 
 
 
 
 
 
Online Publishers Association
Close