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Two unions plan strike at Transnet in coming days

By: News24Wire      4th October 2022 Two unions plan to strike at Transnet in the next week after rejecting the rail utility’s wage offer. The South African Transport and Allied... 

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Ramaphosa recommends Tembeka Ngcukaitobi for JSC

By: News24Wire      4th October 2022 President Cyril Ramaphosa has informed political parties that he intends appointing advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi to the Judicial Service... 

Demand for platinum-based green hydrogen generation growing.

More platinum-based green hydrogen generation on the way 

By: Martin Creamer     3rd October 2022 Up to 1 350 t of green hydrogen can now be generated a year from renewable solar and wind power in the Wunsiedel Energy Park, in Germany. “This is... 

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What is cabinet actually doing about serious corruption?

26th September 2022 This question is important because serious corruption is strangling the life out of constitutional democracy under the rule of law in SA. It is... 

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Ebola outbreak in Uganda: the health system has never been better prepared

26th September 2022 An outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus was announced by Uganda’s ministry of health on 21 September 2022. Uganda has had at least six previous... 

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5 xenophobic myths about immigrants in South Africa debunked by researchers

26th September 2022 In South Africa, immigrants are often scapegoated as the root of socio-economic problems. In the post-apartheid landscape, Black African... 

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Smugglers carve a niche in Africa’s rare rosewood

26th September 2022 African rosewood (mukula) is the world’s most trafficked endangered timber, fuelling a US$26-billion market for Ming dynasty-styled furniture and... 

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Women's organisations and feminist mobilisation: supporting the foundational drivers of gender equality

21st September 2022 Women have come together to bring about seismic shifts in the daily lives of people around the globe. Without the tireless work of women demanding... 

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Women’s economic empowerment: supporting transformative change

21st September 2022 Women’s economic empowerment (WEE) is a critical outcome in itself, with the potential to enhance economic growth and wider development outcomes... 

Developing an effective response to addressing Xenophobia in SA - An ISI Roundtable

Developing an effective response to addressing Xenophobia in SA - An ISI Roundtable

By: Sashnee Moodley     21st September 2022 On the 17 August 2022 the Inclusive Society Institute (Institute) hosted a roundtable discussion titled ‘Developing an Effective Response to... 

The Breakthrough Agenda Report 2022

The Breakthrough Agenda Report 2022

20th September 2022 The Breakthrough Agenda Report 2022 is a new report by the International Energy Agency (IEA), the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and... 

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Minister Lindiwe Sisulu briefs media following the tragic death of a German tourist

6th October 2022 Tourism Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has expressed outrage following the attack on four German tourists on Monday 3 October 2022 while making their way... 

Premier Mathabatha girds for 55th ANC conference with latest cabinet reshuffle

6th October 2022 The DA in Limpopo is ill at ease with Premier Stan Mathabatha’s second cabinet reshuffle in just more than 3 months. Noting the axing of  Polly... 

Clarity demanded on water shutdown outcomes

6th October 2022 As Kimberley residents brace for the start of a five-day water shutdown tonight, Sol Plaatje municipality has yet to provide councillors with a... 

SASSA’s smart phone requirement excludes vulnerable applicants

SASSA’s smart phone requirement excludes vulnerable applicants

6th October 2022 The South African Social Security Agency’s (SASSA) announcement that Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant recipients need smart phones to access... 

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Putting the “human” back into human resources

15th September 2022 Prioritising workplace compliance, policies and procedures is non-negotiable for all human resource professionals. But, as the tumultuous pandemic... 

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South Africa: Notice published for exclusion of solar PV installations from obtaining Environmental Authorisation and Adoption of Screening Tool

15th September 2022 On 8 September 2022, the Minister of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment, Barbara Creecy published a notice excluding the development and... 

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How will amendments to FICA schedules 1, 2 and 3 apply to credit providers

By: Creamer Media Reporter      15th September 2022 Amendments to schedules 1,2 and 3 of FICA will see the inclusion of credit providers as accountable institutions. Webber Wentzel has been tracking... 

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Extended validity of Zimbabwean exemption permits

15th September 2022 On 29 November 2021, a directive was issued by the Director-General of the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) confirming cabinet's decision that, no... 

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