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25 January 2017
                       
 
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23 Jan 2017
 
 
No, 70% of American foreign aid is not ‘stolen off the top’
AFRICA CHECK
The United States spends about $50-billion on foreign aid, or about 1% of its entire federal budget. Much of it, whether in the form of development, health, humanitarian or military aid, involves...
 
 
15 Jan 2017
 
CC: Latest decisions by the Competition Commission
STATEMENT
1.  Key decisions on Mergers and Acquisitions 1.1 Proposed merger between Vardospan (Pty) Ltd v Habib Overseas Bank Ltd The Commission has approved, without conditions, the intermediate merger...
 
 
11 Jan 2017
 
GCIS: Provision of education support to Military Veterans and their dependants for 2017
STATEMENT
The provision of education to military veterans and their dependants constitutes a major priority for the Department of Military Veterans. The Department has to date supported approximately 5800...
 
 
13 Dec 2016
 
SADTU: SADTU post NEC statement
STATEMENT
The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU) held its last meeting for 2016 at its headquarters in Kempton Park from 8 to 10 December, 2016. The...
 
 
 
 
AMCU blasts Zuma over Marikana plan
POLITICS
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) president, Joseph Mathunjwa, on Tuesday blasted President Jacob Zuma for announcing the implementation of Farlam Commission of Inquiry’s...
 
 
09 Dec 2016
 
Is ‘about 40%’ of Johannesburg’s water used to irrigate gardens?
AFRICA CHECK
Speaking on Radio 702, member of the mayoral committee for environment and infrastructure services in Johannesburg told listeners that “about 40% of the water that is used in Joburg is used on...
 
 
06 Dec 2016
 
Gauteng: David Makhura: Address by Gauteng Premier, during the third political report, Gauteng Provincial Legislature (06/12/2016)
Topics
I would like to express my sincere gratitude to this House for granting me this opportunity to table the Third Political Report of the ANC-led fifth provincial administration, which I have the...
 
 
05 Dec 2016
 
Zuma's refusal to quit puts South Africa's economy on an even weaker footing
THE CONVERSATION
South Africa’s president Jacob Zuma is in deep water. Most recently calls for him to go were debated at the National Executive Committee of his governing party, the African National Congress (ANC)....
 
 
02 Dec 2016
 
NUMSA: Prasa arbitration victory
STATEMENT
Ten workers employed by the Passenger Rail Agency of SA (Prasa) have won a ground-breaking victory in the CCMA which has upheld their case against unfair dismissal. The ten, represented by the...
 
 
21 Nov 2016
 
DWS: Significant inroads made by bilateral agreement between SA and Netherland
STATEMENT
The Deputy Minister of Water and Sanitation, Ms Pamela Tshwete, said today, 21 November 2016, that the bilateral agreement between South Africa and the Netherlands was making inroads relating to...
 
 
NT: Telkom and Government cooperation saves hundreds of millions of rands per year
STATEMENT
Major initiative to strengthen the national fiscus The National Treasury and T elkom through Business Connexion (BCX) have successfully concluded negotiations on the existing contract for...
 
 
Agri SA proposes more consultation on proposed national minimum wage
MINIMUM WAGE
Agri SA said on Monday that it would consult widely across the agricultural sector regarding the proposed National Minimum Wage. This comes after the National Economic Development and Labour...
 
 
SA: David Makhura: Address by Gauteng Premier, at the gauteng health department 2016 Khanyasi Service Excellence awards, Gallagher Convention Centre, Midrand, Johannesburg (18/11/2016)
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It is my great pleasure to join you this evening when we come together to shine the light on excellence and showcase the capabilities within the institutions of the Gauteng Department Health.
 
 
18 Nov 2016
 
DPME: Jeff Radebe: Address by Minister in the Presidency for PME, on payment of service providers by government within 30 days, National Assemby (17/11/2016)
Topics
It is important to reflect on the question – “why is it so important to pay service providers on time and within 30 days of a valid invoice?”
 
 
17 Nov 2016
 
dti: The dti host Liquor Amendment Bill Indaba in Gauteng
STATEMENT
The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) will host the Liquor Amendment Bill Indaba on Monday, 21 November 2016 in Kempton Park, Gauteng. The Indaba will serve as a platform to engage key...
 
 
 
                       
 
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