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28 March 2017
                       
 
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24 PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEE OVERSIGHT VISITS AND MEETINGS COMING UP THIS WEEK
What's On
Oversight and law making are two of Parliament’s key constitutional responsibilities through which the institution continuously endeavors to improve the quality of life of all South Africans,...
 
 
23 Mar 2017
 
SA: Jacob Zuma: Address by South African President on behalf of the High Level Panelon water, on the occasion of United Nations World Water Day 2017, Durban, South Africa (22/03/2017)
Topics
The High Level Panel is co-chaired by United Nations Secretary-General, Mr António Guterres and the President of the World Bank Group, Dr Jim Yong Kim.
 
 
22 Mar 2017
 
COGTA: Andries Nel: Address by Deputy Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, at the 4th Pan-African Local Climate Solutions for Africa Congress 2017, OR Tambo Conference Centre, Ekurhuleni, Gauteng (22/03/2017)
Topics
You are most welcome to South Africa. We thank the leadership of ICLEI Africa for inviting us to share ideas and to reaffirm our commitment to unity in action with local governments for...
 
 
ANC and democratic crisis: what do we do?
Raymond Suttner
Last week saw a number of significant judicial decisions. These included a Constitutional Court ruling over the social grants crisis and the removal of General Berning Ntlemeza as head of the Hawks...
 
 
17 Mar 2017
 
NUMSA: NUMSA plan of action on Eskom
STATEMENT
The National Union of Metalworkers (NUMSA) of South Africa is gearing up for the mother of all strikes in its bid to fight the looming crisis at Eskom. Last week the power utility announced that it...
 
 
More connected, but more disconnected
REAL ECONOMY: TECHNOLOGY & SOCIETY
Few would deny that national and global affairs are more unsettled than they have been for years. Typically, people point to the Brexit vote, or the shock election of President Donald Trump as the...
 
 
15 Mar 2017
 
If there's no new contract by Thursday, grants may not be paid – CPS
SOCIAL GRANTS
If the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and Treasury do not agree to a new interim contract with Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) by Thursday, the social grants distributor may not be able...
 
 
13 Mar 2017
 
 
 
Magara seizes Lonmin COO opportunity as he grasps low-price nettle
PLATINUM
It’s 7 am. Ben Magara walks in bang on time for our interview. He left home at 4.15 am to be in the gym at 5 am and the office at 6 am. He has a nice spring in his step as he tells me that he has...
 
 
12 Mar 2017
 
SA: Parliament partners with Renonwed Pardee Centre for international futures in the United States of America
STATEMENT
Parliament of South Africa and the world acclaimed Frederick S Pardee Centre for International Futures that is based in Denver University in America, are working on a partnership agreement aimed at...
 
 
10 Mar 2017
 
Agricultural Research Symposium to tackle contemporary agriculture matters; drought, trade, crop insurance, food prices and concomitant issues
What's On
0n 17 March 2017, the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Mr.Senzeni Zokwana is expected to give a keynote address at the Agricultural Research Symposium. This symposium is a joint...
 
 
07 Mar 2017
 
Gauteng: Gauteng saves millions by cutting costs and decreasing wasteful expenditure
STATEMENT
Over the last three years the Gauteng Government has saved R414 million by cutting back on catering, accommodation and corporate branding. In the 2015/2016 financial year and additional R386...
 
 
 
 
Gauteng: Gauteng’s budget supports poor citizens in tough economic times
STATEMENT
Finance MEC Barbara Creecy this morning unveiled Gauteng’s R108-billion budget; saying it will strengthen the transformation of the provincial economy and maintain spending on quality social...
 
 
02 Mar 2017
 
dti: President Zuma to officially launch invest South Africa One Stop Shop
STATEMENT
The President of the Republic of South Africa, Mr Jacob Zuma will officially launch the Invest South Africa One Stop Shop (Invest SA OSS) on Friday, 17 March 2017 in Pretoria. The aim of Invest SA...
 
 
01 Mar 2017
 
DA: Ian Ollis says Labour Minister cuts funding to critical job-saving entity
STATEMENT
The DA has requested that the Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Labour, Ms Lumka Yengeni, summon the Minister of Labour, Mildred Oliphant, to account for the mess in her department,...
 
 
28 Feb 2017
 
DA: Joe McGluwa: Address by DA North West Leader, during the SOPA debate, North West Provincial Legislature (28/02/2017)
Topics
Speaker, for the past two weeks the DA has travelled this province. We met with residents from all walks of life. We saw the suffering of our people as a result of poor governance in North West.
 
 
 
                       
 
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