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AllAfrica.com
Intellectual Property for the 21st Century Economyand well-being of people ahead of corporate profits. By JOSEPH E. STIGLITZ, DEA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and well-being of people ahead of corporate profits. By JOSEPH E. STIGLITZ, DEAN BAKER and ARJUN JAYADEV. When the South African government attempted to amend its laws in 1997 to avail itself of affordable generic medicines for the treatment of... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Diaspora could help revive sickly economyZimbabwean migrant workers abroad,” Sanya said. Worsening economic situation
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 days ago
Zimbabwean migrant workers abroad,” Sanya said. Worsening economic situation For Zimbabweans in South Africa, the South African government has announced an extension of special permits for nearly 200,000 economic migrants by four years. This... Read more
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Reuters
Zuma spokesman dismisses reports S.African deputy president may be sackedin South Africa. Regulators in the United States and Britain are looking into
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
in South Africa. Regulators in the United States and Britain are looking into links between the Gupta family, the South African government, and banks they may have used to move money as a corruption investigation escalates. In a statement on... Read more
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Perth Now
What it’s like to be captured by al-Qaedanorth along with Swede Johan Gustafsson and Dutchman Sjaak Rijke, both of whom
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
north along with Swede Johan Gustafsson and Dutchman Sjaak Rijke, both of whom were subsequently released. The South African government has insisted that no ransom was paid to secure McGown’s release, which was completed on July 29, but some... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Finance Minister Announces SAA Boardnoise, and focus on the business of strengthening SAA. At the heart of these ap
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
noise, and focus on the business of strengthening SAA. At the heart of these appointments is a commitment from the South African government to strengthen the airline, and create conditions to see the transformation of all our state-owned... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Takes On Plight of Undocumented Migrant Childrena colloquium on unaccompanied/undocumented migrant children, which is currently
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
a colloquium on unaccompanied/undocumented migrant children, which is currently underway in Boksburg, Gauteng. The South African government is leading the three-day colloquium, which seeks permanent and sustainable solutions for unaccompanied and... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
BREAKING: Finance Ministry confirms Myeni's departure from SAAnoise‚ and focus on the business of strengthening SAA. At the heart of these a
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
noise‚ and focus on the business of strengthening SAA. At the heart of these appointments‚ is a commitment from the South African Government to strengthen the airline‚ and create conditions to see the transformation of all our state-owned... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Finance Minister Announces New Board for National Carriernoise, and focus on the business of strengthening SAA. At the heart of these ap
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
noise, and focus on the business of strengthening SAA. At the heart of these appointments, is a commitment from the South African Government to strengthen the airline, and create conditions to see the transformation of all our state-owned... Read more
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International Business Times
UK banks face probe over South African corruption amid FBI investigation of Zuma and Gupta of leaked emails and official investigations accuse brothers Ajay, Atul and Raj
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
of leaked emails and official investigations accuse brothers Ajay, Atul and Rajesh Gupta of buying influence in the South African government in order to loot state businesses. It is alleged huge sums of capital were taken out of South Africa via... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[ANALYSIS] What’s at stake in new Finance Minister’s first budgetshould simply be given away. This is a much cheaper option for the taxpayer ins
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
should simply be given away. This is a much cheaper option for the taxpayer instead of never-ending bailouts. The South African government should reassess its holding of state-owned enterprises and close, sell or give away those that are no... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What's At Stake in New Finance Minister's First Budgetshould simply be given away. This is a much cheaper option for the taxpayer ins
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
should simply be given away. This is a much cheaper option for the taxpayer instead of never ending bailouts. The South African government should reassess its holding of state owned enterprises and close, sell or give away those that are no... Read more
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Variety
South Africa Production Rebate Hits Troubled WatersA growing rift is emerging between independent producers and the South African
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
A growing rift is emerging between independent producers and the South African government, with frustrated entertainment business pros accusing the Dept. of Trade and Industry, the body tasked with disbursing state funds, of undermining a rebate... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Cosatu: Cabinet reshuffle affirms move to back Ramaphosa to lead ANCgeneral elections. “It was already difficult to convince people in 2014, it is
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
general elections. “It was already difficult to convince people in 2014, it is going to be very difficult in 2019.” South African government bonds weakened and the rand extended losses against the dollar on Tuesday after President Jacob Zuma’s... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Reshuffle rattles bonds, rand extends lossesZuma’s second Cabinet reshuffle in seven months saw him change six ministers.
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
Zuma’s second Cabinet reshuffle in seven months saw him change six ministers. FILE: Picture: EWN. JOHANNESBURG - South African government bonds weakened and the rand extended losses against the dollar on Tuesday after President Jacob Zuma... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Zuma seems to position Mahlobo to 'push through' nuclear deal - Steve Friedmanput in place a loyalist in the ministry so he can nail down the nuclear deal [i
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
put in place a loyalist in the ministry so he can nail down the nuclear deal [in the future]," Friedman said. The South African government has been trying to push through a contentious nuclear energy deal to the tune of $74bn with Russia, which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
OR Tambo - an Icon Who Fought for a Just and Peaceful Societyapartheid is evidenced by the fact that by 1990, the ANC had 27 missions abroad
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
apartheid is evidenced by the fact that by 1990, the ANC had 27 missions abroad- which was more than what the then South African government had. Tambo led the crafting and the promotion of the Harare Declaration which became the roadmap for the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
PIC has not ruled out investing in SAAwould first need to improve governance and implement a turn-around strategy bef
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
would first need to improve governance and implement a turn-around strategy before being considered. The PIC manages South African government employee retirement funds and has been in the spotlight recently after reports the Finance Ministry... Read more
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Aljazeera
Zuma reshuffles cabinet 'in bid to secure energy deal'put in place a loyalist in the ministry so he can nail down the nuclear deal [i
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
put in place a loyalist in the ministry so he can nail down the nuclear deal [in the future]," Friedman said. The South African government has been trying to push through a contentious nuclear energy deal to the tune of $74bn with Russia. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Free State Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation On OR Tambo Marathon Resultswith the centenary celebrations of Mr. O.R. Tambo hence 2017 was declared as "T
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
with the centenary celebrations of Mr. O.R. Tambo hence 2017 was declared as "The Year of O.R. Tambo" by the South African government. Mr. O.R. Tambo made a heroic contribution to the liberation of the people of South Africa and also... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Does the Govt Hold On to the National Carrier?that the airline business has made more millionaires - out of billionaires - th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
that the airline business has made more millionaires - out of billionaires - than any other industry. So why does the South African government persist in throwing billions at the now terminally afflicted SAA and its stunted sibling, SA Express?... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Small Business Development On Collaboration Between China and South Africadevelopment (among other interventions) as catalysts to propel the country's ec
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
development (among other interventions) as catalysts to propel the country's economic growth and development. "The South African government and state agencies have invested more than R1 trillion in infrastructure between 2009 and 2014, largely in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Using the Army to Fight Crime Is a Bad Idea - Here's Whyexperience. There are no short cuts to fighting crime, and instead of looking t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
experience. There are no short cuts to fighting crime, and instead of looking to the SANDF for quick fixes, the South African government should be focused on building a more effective and functional police and crime intelligence service. In... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] Why it's a bad idea for the SA army to fight crimeexperience. There are no short cuts to fighting crime, and instead of looking t
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
experience. There are no short cuts to fighting crime, and instead of looking to the SANDF for quick fixes, the South African government should be focused on building a more effective and functional police and crime intelligence service. In... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Felling Namibia's Ancient Giantsaccording to an analysis of satellite photos. The forest had been untouched sin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
according to an analysis of satellite photos. The forest had been untouched since at least 1968, when the apartheid South African government, which then administered Namibia, ordered the local people out of the area, according to former Caprivi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Okorocha's Unveiling of Jacob Zuma Statue 'Embarrassing,' Group Sayscorruption, fraud, and money laundering in his country, arrived Imo State on a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
corruption, fraud, and money laundering in his country, arrived Imo State on a two-day working visit on Friday. The South African government said Mr. Zuma would be in Owerri, the Imo State capital, to "strengthen socio-economic relations and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hunger in Africa, Land of Plentyby much less in Africa. Meanwhile, agricultural investments in Asia went from t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
by much less in Africa. Meanwhile, agricultural investments in Asia went from three to eight times more than in Africa as African government investments in agricultural research remained paltry. Thus, African agricultural productivity has not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ghana's Bold Step Away From the 'War on Drugs'the complexity of the global drug policy debate, however, there appears to be a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
the complexity of the global drug policy debate, however, there appears to be a lack of consensus within the South African government as to the way forward. While progressive policies have been outlined and are being debated, the current... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africa Needs to Revamp Its New Public Transport SystemCouncil for Scientific and Industrial Research and Gary Hayes, University of Pr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research and Gary Hayes, University of Pretoria Over the past eight years the South African government has spent more than 130 billion rand on public transport projects in the country's main cities. The... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] SA needs to revamp its new public transport system Over the past eight years the South African government has spent more than R1
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
Over the past eight years the South African government has spent more than R130 billion on public transport projects in the country’s main cities. The projects included the refurbishment... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Progress for Small Business Sectorbiggest beneficiaries of infrastructure development and economic cooperation be
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
biggest beneficiaries of infrastructure development and economic cooperation between South Africa and China. "The South African government and State agencies have invested more than R1 trillion in infrastructure between 2009 and 2014, largely in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Swatf/Koevoets Demand Repayment of SA Moneypayment to former soldiers, demanded Frans Jabulani of the Namibia War Veterans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
payment to former soldiers, demanded Frans Jabulani of the Namibia War Veterans Trust yesterday. In 1992, the former South African government paid over N$36 million to Namibia for former SWATF and ex-Koevoet soldiers, but according to reports, in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Policy Brief 19 - Citizen, Civil Society and Media-Based Monitoring and Evaluation(DBSA 2011; SACN 2016) South Africa is a signatory to the Open Government Part
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
(DBSA 2011; SACN 2016) South Africa is a signatory to the Open Government Partnership (OGP) (2011), in which the South African government committed itself to strengthen "mechanisms for meaningful citizen engagement in service delivery... Read more
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Reuters
South Africa's Fedusa wants to review PIC investmentshas with one of the continent’s largest asset managers, the Public Investment C
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
has with one of the continent’s largest asset managers, the Public Investment Corporation (PIC). The PIC manages South African government employee retirement funds and has been in the spotlight recently after reports the finance ministry... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Presidents and CEOs Discuss the Future of U.S.-Africa Business at UNGAsaid CCA President and CEO, Ms. Florizelle Liser. “CEOs of major CCA member com
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
said CCA President and CEO, Ms. Florizelle Liser. “CEOs of major CCA member companies had the opportunity to discuss with African government and business leaders on both the challenges and opportunities for enhanced U.S.-Africa business... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chinese Investments in Africa - Chopsticks Mercantilismwas infrastructure at grossly inflated cost that might or might not be delivere
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
was infrastructure at grossly inflated cost that might or might not be delivered and some political PR mileage. And if the African government wavered, the Chinese were willing to build a presidential palace or a sports stadium as "gifts from... Read more
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New Kerala
The Coca-Cola Company and AB InBev Complete Transition of Majority Ownership in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa - newkerala news #277774Company will account for CCBA as a discontinued operation. Today's announcemen
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
Company will account for CCBA as a discontinued operation. Today's announcement reflects agreements reached with the South African Government and the South African competition authorities on several conditions, all of which were previously... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DTI Welcomes Caterpillar's R1.3 Billion Investment(Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment) organisation in the industries we serv
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
(Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment) organisation in the industries we serve. We look forward to working with the South African government towards transformation and industrialization," said Monge. Managing Director at Caterpillar Industries... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Shale Gas - Game-Changer or Damp Squib?Africa is running on shale gas in South Africa. Disclosure statement Robert S
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Africa is running on shale gas in South Africa. Disclosure statement Robert Scholes has received funds from the South African government to co-lead the Strategic Assessment of Shale Gas Development. He is a Trustee of the WWF... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sexual Violence As Weapon of Warfor the Special Criminal Court, particularly for sensitive cases, such as those
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
for the Special Criminal Court, particularly for sensitive cases, such as those involving sexual violence. The Central African government and international donors should make it a priority to provide medical, mental health, legal, and... Read more
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Business Wire
The Coca-Cola Company and AB InBev Complete Transition of Majority Ownership in Coca-Cola Beverages AfricaCompany will account for CCBA as a discontinued operation. Today’s announcemen
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
Company will account for CCBA as a discontinued operation. Today’s announcement reflects agreements reached with the South African Government and the South African competition authorities on several conditions, all of which were previously... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Zimbabwe detains journalist for report President Mugabe's wife donated used underwear to party supporterswith an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 days ago
with an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella Engels, has said it is challenging the South African government over the immunity issue in an attempt to complicate any effort by Zimbabwe’s first lady to return to South... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Zimbabwe police hold reporter for story on Grace Mugabewith an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
with an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella Engels, has said it is challenging the South African government over the immunity issue in an attempt to complicate any effort by Zimbabwe's first lady to return to South... Read more
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FOX News
Zimbabwe police hold reporter for story on Grace Mugabewith an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
with an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella Engels, has said it is challenging the South African government over the immunity issue in an attempt to complicate any effort by Zimbabwe's first lady to return to South... Read more
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FOX News
Zimbabwe police hold reporter for story on Grace Mugabewith an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
with an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella Engels, has said it is challenging the South African government over the immunity issue in an attempt to complicate any effort by Zimbabwe's first lady to return to South... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Reporter held in Zimbabwe after story about Grace Mugabe 'underwear gifts'with an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
with an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella Engels, has said it is challenging the South African government over the immunity issue in an attempt to complicate any effort by Zimbabwe's first lady to return to South... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Zimbabwe police hold reporter for story on Grace Mugabewith an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 19 days ago
with an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella Engels, has said it is challenging the South African government over the immunity issue in an attempt to complicate any effort by Zimbabwe's first lady to return to South... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Zimbabwe police hold reporter for story on Grace Mugabewith an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella
The Middletown Press / Posted 19 days ago
with an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella Engels, has said it is challenging the South African government over the immunity issue in an attempt to complicate any effort by Zimbabwe's first lady to return to South... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Zimbabwe police hold reporter for story on Grace Mugabewith an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 19 days ago
with an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella Engels, has said it is challenging the South African government over the immunity issue in an attempt to complicate any effort by Zimbabwe's first lady to return to South... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Zimbabwe police hold reporter for story on Grace Mugabewith an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
with an extension cord. AfriForum, a group representing 20-year-old Gabriella Engels, has said it is challenging the South African government over the immunity issue in an attempt to complicate any effort by Zimbabwe's first lady to return to South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AfDB Approves US $200 Million to IDC to Support Industrialisation Projects in AfricaMember Countries (RMCs). IDC is South Africa's pre-eminent development finance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Member Countries (RMCs). IDC is South Africa's pre-eminent development finance institution (DFI), owned by the South African government. Its mandate is to promote industrialization in Africa by investing in, and developing the industrial base... Read more
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