The business of energy and water at African Utility Week

SPONSORED | The 18th annual, multi-award-winning African Utility Week takes place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from May 15 to 17 2018

New microscope system at Garden City hospital to aid 3D visualisation of brain and spine

The new system allows for neurological procedures — including treating brain tumours — to be done through the smallest possible incisions and with the greatest ...

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Football hooligans cause R2.6m worth of damage at Moses Mabhida stadium

Durban mayor praises the police for their swift action in arresting two people and hopes for more arrests

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‘Landmark’ judgment protecting asylum seekers is welcome, LRC says

The Legal Resources Centre says the emphasis placed on international refugee law and the need for interpretation that best gives asylum seekers protection is ...

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NPA head says losing more prosecutors ‘catastrophic’ for crime prevention

The National Prosecuting Authority’s Shaun Abrahams says 78 prosecutors have been lost over the past two years

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Parliament adopts terms of reference for inquiry into Mosebenzi Zwane’s actions

There are claims Zwane acted in the Guptas’ interests, particularly with regard to Glencore’s sale of its coal mine assets to Gupta-owned Tegeta

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Saftu urged to keep mass protests on Wednesday violence-free

Saftu has opposed the national minimum wage of R20 an hour, and amendments to two acts that will force unions to ballot members before striking

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SARS paid Optimum VAT repayment to a third party

In House Wages, whose sole director is Ashvir Maharaj, received R89m meant for Optimum Coal Mine two weeks ago

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SABC spent nearly R700,000 on travel costs for parliamentary probe

Some of the board members and executives then refused to testify — in effect getting a luxury holiday on the taxpayer’s tab

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MPs call for the cancellation of Guptas’ travel documents

Parliamentary inquiry to probe whether members of controversial family were naturalised according to the law

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Lawyer shifts focus to Ngwenya’s distress in crimen injuria case

The politically connected businessman faces a charge of crimen injuria for a racial expletive against Fani Titi

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Education department races to integrate student aid scheme

Problems in integrating systems slow down the processing of funding allocations for tertiary education

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Herman Mashaba and former JRA officials go head to head

Former senior executives Sean Phillips and Mpho Kau accuse Mashaba of papering over Johannesburg Roads Agency upheaval

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Saftu threatens to shut down SA

Labour federation has support of affiliates in mass action over laws

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EXCLUSIVE: Ronnie Kasrils pursues document with allegedly forged signature

Setlhomamaru Dintwe claims former spy boss Arthur Fraser forged Kasrils's signature to establish the allegedly illegal Principal Agent Network

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Public sector unions demand wage talks resume immediately

A new wage agreement should have been concluded by the end of March

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Published by Tiso Blackstar and distributed with the Financial Mail on the last Thursday of every month except December and January.