Draft regulation on carbon offsets published for public comment

The draft Carbon Tax Bill makes provision for carbon offsets, which are investments in specific projects that reduce, avoid or sequester emissions

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Land reform: debating the future

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We became more aware of state capture in 2015, says Pravin Gordhan

Gordhan said even during the four-day period in which Des Van Rooyen was finance minister, state capture intentions were evident

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Constitutional Court strikes powerful blow in favour of peaceful protest

The court struck down a law and set aside the convictions of 10 people, aligning itself with the stance of progressive democracies on the right to freedom of ...

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EFF and BLF hold separate pickets against Pravin Gordhan at state capture inquiry

Protesters from the EFF and Black First Land First gathered outside the commission of inquiry into state capture in Parktown‚ calling for the public ...

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Calling all matrics: claim your fame and you could win R10,000

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Tom Moyane wants to apply to cross-examine Pravin Gordhan

Gordhan served as finance minister twice and during his second stint as finance minister, he butted heads with the axed Sars commissioner

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The seven items at the top of SA’s agenda this week

Heading the agenda in a busy week are Pravin Gordhan’s appearance at the state capture inquiry, and the Reserve Bank’s decision on interest rates

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Ramaphosa on track to appoint SA’s top prosecutor

Advisory panel gives the president five names he must chose from by December 19

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The power utility faces a supply crunch, not because it can’t find coal but because producers want the market price

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SA businesses commit R53m to new fund to tackle Cape water crisis

Research shows that clearing “non-native trees” unlocks two months of extra water a year for Cape Town

Heat on PIC to release details of unlisted investments

The DA's David Maynier applies under the Promotion of Access to Information Act for the asset manager to disclose assets worth R70bn

PIC inquiry to meet for the first time

With a deadline of February for an interim report, the commission does not yet have premises or administrative staff

POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: All eyes on Pravin Gordhan as he takes centre stage at state-capture inquiry

The state enterprises minister is set to testify on the nuclear deal and the attempt to capture the  Treasury

Ramaphosa receives five names out of which to appoint a new head of prosecutions

President Cyril Ramaphosa has received a shortlist of five candidates out of which SA’s new top prosecutor will be chosen. The recommendation was made ...

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