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Assessing and promoting civil and minority rights in South Africa.
The South African Monitor Report of February 2018 is available here.
The South African Monitor Report of February 2018 is available here.
The South African Monitor Report of February 2018 is available here.
Read more on the political risks of business in the next two years here.
Read more on the political risks of business in the next two years here.
Read more on the political risks of business in the next two years here.
Information about the threat to property and investor rights in South Africa available here.
Information about the threat to property and investor rights in South Africa available here.
Information about the threat to property and investor rights in South Africa available here.
Information on attempts at ANC control over academic and media freedom.
Information on attempts at ANC control over academic and media freedom.
Information on attempts at ANC control over academic and media freedom.
Information on South Africa's foreign policy and anti-Western rhetoric.
Information on South Africa's foreign policy and anti-Western rhetoric.
Information on South Africa's foreign policy and anti-Western rhetoric.

[Source: Business Day Live by Anton Harber.]

Can a newspaper be disciplined for writing an article in which none of the significant facts are proven wrong? That is the question facing the Press Council in a fascinating case that has not drawn much attention, but that says a great deal about where we are headed and the presiding values of the African National Congress (ANC). Read more

[Source: Business Day Live by Allister Sparks.]

It’s the economy stupid! I felt like nailing that 1992 Bill Clinton election poster to President Jacob Zuma’s door after reading the rosy report on the state of the nation he presented at a special media conference last week. Such a sanguine outlook when just about every statistic on the state of the economy is pointing southwards. What could one do to get the leader of our rapidly declining nation to face reality? Read more

[Source: The Conversation.]

According to Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson, the South African government has entered into a nuclear energy procurement process likely to be completed as early as 2016. So far, South Africa has signed Intergovernmental Framework Agreements on nuclear co-operation with Russia, France, China, South Korea and the US. Read more

South Africa at a Glance
57 700 000 (mid 2018 estimate)
4.9% y/y in September 2018 (CPI) & +6.2 y/y in September 2018 (PPI)
-0.7% q/q (2nd quarter of 2018)
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