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Base new land policy on future, not past

After so many false starts, we have surely learnt enough lessons about land reform to make the right decisions...

By Roelof Bezuidenhout 5 Mar 2015 09:55

Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation

New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work...

5 Mar 2015 09:17

The New Age opts out of ombudsman system

NEWSWATCH: The New Age newspaper has pulled out of the Press Council's ombudsman system, the council said yesterday, reports Mail & Guardian...

5 Mar 2015 07:32

Roads bill would cut need for legal assistance

Actuaries in the Department of Transport are looking into four aspects of the Road Accident Benefit Schemes Bill, which were flagged as problematic at public consultations...

By Linda Ensor 5 Mar 2015 07:38

Entries to SADC Media Awards and Water Awards competition close this month

Entries to the 2015 SADC Media Awards Competition and the Water Media Awards close on 31 March 2015...

4 Mar 2015 11:51

DEA opens doors of new head office to public

Members of the public recently had an opportunity to see the Department of Environmental Affairs' (DEA) R653m head office in Pretoria in action...

4 Mar 2015 12:01

Medupi produces first power

First power was produced out of the Medupi power station's Unit 6 today, Eskom said on Monday...

3 Mar 2015 06:39

Mugabe admits land reform blunder

HARARE - Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has admitted he blundered by giving ill-equipped black farmers vast tracts of farmland seized from whites under his controversial land reforms...

3 Mar 2015 11:00

Mobile apps help government connect with citizens, enhance service delivery

Smart cities are fast becoming a reality across the globe, driven by the interconnectedness of devices that communicate and provide information that leads to intelligent automation, decision and actions...

By Lionel Moyal 3 Mar 2015 08:52

Muthambi in firing line over New Age adverts

NEWSWATCH: Communications Minister Faith Muthambi is in the firing line over 'irregular' adverts placed in The New Age, reports City Press...

2 Mar 2015 08:35

One step forwards, one back for democracy

If journalists in Zimbabwe had stood up in that country's parliament to protest against interference with their cellphone signals, they would have been laughed out of the place...

By Anton Harber 2 Mar 2015 06:14

SABC: Wanted... more zip to Zuma news

NEWSWATCH: Party spin doctors reportedly want to 'reclaim' the public broadcaster to polish the president's halo, and they're apparently not too pleased with The New Age, reports Mail & Guardian...

2 Mar 2015 05:49

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr summarises 2015 Budget

The Minister of Finance, Nhlanhla Nene, delivered the 2015 Budget speech which contains a number of tax proposals that will impact businesses and individuals alike. Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr has provided a summarised version of certain key tax proposals...

2 Mar 2015 08:57

Government must do more to support small business

This year's budget from Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene showed some support for the country's SMEs by giving further tax relief to the smallest enterprises; yet it could have done more to help local businesses prosper...

27 Feb 2015 12:03

Eishkom tops jobs poll

Eskom might be leaving millions of South Africans in the dark through load-shedding, but that has not deterred engineering students from wanting to work there...

27 Feb 2015 11:55

Budget 2015: in numbers

Finance minister Nhlanhla Nene's budget speech has received mixed reactions. While income tax is being raised for the first time in 20 years, small to medium sized businesses set to benefit by the doubling of the turnover tax threshold. (infographic)

27 Feb 2015 07:27

[Budget 2015] Implementation will be the proverbial proof in the pudding

The minister's repeated reference to the National Development Plan (NDP) in his budget speech provides some level of policy direction as it appears that the NDP, previously declared as the cornerstone of government policy, appears to have lost some traction in recent times...

27 Feb 2015 11:00

Necsa in row over CEO's suspension

The Nuclear Energy Corporation of SA (Necsa) is the latest state-owned company to be hit by internal strife as the board and Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson engage in a tug of war over the suspension of CEO Phumzile Tshelane...

27 Feb 2015 11:59

Transfer duty and the 2015 budget

Commentary from David Warmback of Shepstone & Wylie on some interesting changes proposed to the transfer duty rates and brackets announced in the 2015 Budget Speech...

By David Warmback 26 Feb 2015 11:44

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