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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.

A pile of nice shiny gold bars[Source: http://www.polity.org.za/article/ramatlhodi-raises-mprda-amendment-bill-concerns-2014-06-19 by Natasha Odendaal.]

The uncertainty created by the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act (MPRDA) Amendment Bill in the oil and gas sector in South Africa has come to the attention of new Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi, who was starting to echo the sentiments of many companies and stakeholders. Read more

?????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????[Source: http://www.saiia.org.za/opinion-analysis/moving-beyond-trophy-diplomacy-how-to-consolidate-south-africas-position-in-the-world by Aditi Lalbahadur.]

Are South Africa’s foreign policymakers appropriately geared during the second term of the Zuma Administration to manage the expectations of its region effectively? More importantly, can South Africa integrate its economic goals successfully with its regional priorities?   Read more

Businesspeople in Meeting[Source: www.solidarity.co.za.]

The employee confidence component of the Solidarity-ETM Labour Market Index (LMI) fell to 45,7 in the first quarter of 2014 from a level of 46,5 in the last quarter of 2013.  This information is contained in the March–June issue of the South African Labour Market Report, released by trade union Solidarity in collaboration with market strategists ETM Analytics. Read more

SAM Besoedel[Source: http://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2014-06-19-north-west-service-delivery-what-service-delivery/ by Niki Moore.]

The Constitution promises us the right of access to electricity, adequate shelter, water, and a clean environment. These are the underpinnings of service delivery. But in the North West province, people have learned to live without these things. Every so often, there is a death or a violent service delivery protest. After a flurry of headlines the government makes a statement, promises an investigation, and throws some money at the problem. But no amount of money or investigation will solve the basic problem in the North West: cadre deployment that leads to corruption and mismanagement. Read more

South Africa at a Glance
57 700 000 (mid 2018 estimate)
5.2% y/y in November 2018 (CPI) & +6.8 y/y in November 2018 (PPI)
2.2% q/q (3rd quarter of 2018)
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