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24 March 2017
                       
 
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23 Mar 2017
 
 
CC: Latest decision by the Competition Commission
STATEMENT
1. Key decisions on Mergers and Acquisitions 1.1 Guardrisk Life Ltd v The Standard General Insurance Company Ltd
 
 
22 Mar 2017
 
KZN: KZN welcomes hosting UN World Water Day Summit and Expo
STATEMENT
Somebody once said: “In the future, the wars won’t be fought on the availability of oil and mineral resources, but it will be fought on the availability of water.” KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies...
 
 
08 Mar 2017
 
01 Mar 2017
 
Hospersa: Hospersa highlights Mpumalanga hospital mismanagement
STATEMENT
The Health and Other Service Personnel Trade Union of South Africa (Hospersa) is outraged by reports of mismanagement and corruption at Shongwe Hospital in KaMatsamo (formerly Schoemansdal),...
 
 
23 Feb 2017
 
 
 
 
 
Electricity-mix model shows South Africa won’t need to trade off clean for low-cost
ELECTRICITY
The steep decline in wind and solar photovoltaic (PV) costs means that South Africa will not need to make the traditional trade-off between investing in either clean or least-cost electricity...
 
 
20 Feb 2017
 
DoL: Minister Mildred Oliphant on death of workers at Salisbury naval base
STATEMENT
The Minister of Labour regrets the loss of six lives in an accident that occurred around 11:00 on the 17 February, at the Salisbury Naval Base. The Department of Labour’s inspectors were...
 
 
16 Feb 2017
 
DWS: Slight improvement in dams levels this week
STATEMENT
This week, the national water storage has improved by 2, 3% from 55, 6% last week to 57, 9% this week - a sign that dam levels are increasing at a slow pace. This phenomenon further demonstrates...
 
 
DPTS: Siyabonga Cwele: Address by Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services, during the debate of the State of the Nation Address, National Assembly, Cape Town (15/02/2017)
Telecommunications and Postal Services
His Excellency, President Jacob Zuma declared 2017 as the Year of Oliver Reginald Tambo in honour of the centenary of the birth of this selfless patriot and gallant fighter for the liberation of...
 
 
dti: SA and Germany to host fuel cell bus workshop in Cape Town
STATEMENT
The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) in partnership with the German government, will host a fuel bus workshop at the South African Renewable Energy Technology Centre (SARETEC) in...
 
 
13 Feb 2017
 
DAFF: DAFF/SAPS and Customs partnership nail R30m abalone set for international shores
STATEMENT
Joint efforts between the Fisheries inspectors from the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF), members of the South African Police Services (SAPS) as well as Customs officials in...
 
 
02 Feb 2017
 
How farmers in Africa are finding ways to sustainably use wetlands
THE CONVERSATION
Swamps, marshes, floodplains and mangrove forests, all known as wetlands, are a precious resource. In their natural state they provide a range of eco-system services. They regulate water flows,...
 
 
01 Feb 2017
 
Africa tax in brief
ENS AFRICA
ANGOLA: Budget Bill, 2017 approved and adopted by National Assembly On 17 November 2016, the National Assembly approved the Budget Bill, 2017. The final version of Budget Law, 2017 was adopted by...
 
 
DWS: Moves to intensify water restrictions
STATEMENT
The national storage of our dams has shown a slight increase of 0.8% from 54.2% last week to 55% this week. At this time last year, the national storage was at 55.4%. This is a clear sign that the...
 
 
31 Jan 2017
 
Eskom: Eskom ‘back in business’ for large power users
STATEMENT
Eskom says large power users can now launch their growth plans with confidence, thanks to the utility’s turnaround strategy delivering an operational surplus capacity. Speaking at the POWER-GEN &...
 
 
30 Jan 2017
 
Eskom: Fourth and last unit of Ingula Pumped Storage Scheme comes into commercial operation
STATEMENT
Eskom’s Ingula Pumped Storage Scheme has brought Unit 3 into commercial operation thus effectively adding 333MW into the South African power grid.  All 4 units at Ingula are now commercial and...
 
 
 
                       
 
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