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Assessing and promoting civil and minority rights in South Africa.
The South African Monitor Report of April 2019 is available here.
The South African Monitor Report of April 2019 is available here.
The South African Monitor Report of April 2019 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 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.

SAM Strike[Source: http://www.moneyweb.co.za/moneyweb-south-africa/new-labour-threat-looms-after-sas-longest-strike-e.]

The end of South Africa’s longest strike will provide respite for its troubled platinum sector, but the stranglehold unions have over a flatlining economy has not loosened and more industrial action is looming.  The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) signed a wage deal on Tuesday with Lonmin , Anglo American Platinum and Impala Platinum to end a five-month stoppage that dragged Africa’s most developed economy into contraction. Read more

100_3061 Naby[Source: http://mg.co.za/article/2014-06-20-more-must-walk-the-linguistic-talk-at-universities by Robert J Balfour.]

Three years ago the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) implemented a language policy centred on the bilingual use of isiZulu and English. The policy required that isiZulu be developed as the university’s language of teaching and learning, and that students begin to use the language in selected modules and programmes. Read more

SAM Goodwill[Source: IOL by Tony Carnie.]

Durban – King Goodwill Zwelithini is hoping to build another palace – his eighth – close to the burial grounds of his royal ancestors.

The plan is to build the KwaNobamba Royal Residence in the eMakhosini Valley (Valley of the Kings) near Ulundi, modelled along the lines of a traditional but modernised circular homestead. Read more

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

South Africa at a Glance
59 620 000 (mid 2020 estimate)
3.2% y/y in July 2020 (CPI) & +1.9 y/y in July 2020 (PPI)
-51% q/q (2nd quarter of 2020)
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