Ministers and Deputy Ministers;
Leaders of organised labour, business and civil society;
Representatives from academia, research institutions and multilateral agencies;
Directors general and other public servants;
Colleagues and friends;
Ladies and gentlemen:
I am pleased to welcome you all to this inaugural Economic Development Conference convened by the Minister of Economic Development, Ebrahim Patel.
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I received this beautiful email today and I thought I would share it with you. I don’t know how true it is but the moral behind the story cannot be ignored. It was sent to me as a power point presentation so I have just retyped it.
You Have Two Choices.
Jerry is the manager of a restaurant. He is always in a good mood. When someone would ask him how he was doing, he would always reply:
“If I were any…Continue
Does the Consumer Protection Act, Protection of Personal Information Act, Companies Act and King III make you nervous?
Compuscan Academy invites you to attend an enlightening BREAKFAST SEMINAR, themed:
“A Birds Eye View of CHANGES in the Credit Regulatory…Continue
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Call for Papers
16th ILERA (formerly IIRA) World Congress
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Welcome to CIMAP!
CIMAP stands for the Chartered Institute for Management of Assessment Practice. Think it is only for assessors? You are dead wrong!
Think about it - all the activities in the education and training space eventually culminates in the assessment of a learner’s competence and ultimately skills that makes the individual more employable. So the short answer is that CIMAP has been brought into being by education specialists for ALL education specialists! Whether you…Continue
Call for Papers…
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The editors are currently seeking papers for the International Journal of Mentoring and Coaching in Education (IJMCE), to be launched in 2012. IJMCE publishes cutting edge research and substantial in-process reports and theoretical accounts of mentoring and coaching in educational contexts, including schools, colleges and universities.
IJMCE provides overviews of how mentoring and coaching are evolving…
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Your Excellency, Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasago, President of Equatorial Guinea and Chair of the African Union;
Your Excellency, Prime Minister of Ato Meles Zenawi;
Your Excellency, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh of India;
Your Excellencies, Heads of State and Government representing the African…Continue
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A Legally Enforceable Right to Work:
Lessons from India’s National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme
Prof. James Manor
(Emeka Anyaoku Professor of Commonwealth Studies, University of London)
Discussant: Mr. Zwelinzima Vavi
(General Secretary, Congress of South African Trade Unions)
India’s National Rural Employment Guarantee Act provides every one of the country’s rural households with a right to…Continue
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The 1st April brings along not only…Continue
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Project Management is not rocket science. It’s been around for centuries and its processes and disciplines are tried and tested. Yet it is surprising today to see organisations that don’t value the practice, or even more startling is to come across companies that don’t use it. I fail to fathom how things get done without the rigours of project management. Within the discipline itself, there is a lot of focus on why projects fail. The main…Continue
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Britefire CEO, Godfrey Parkin, 16 May 2011
The digital revolution – in which technologies have added enough value to users’ processes to earn their adoption – is forcing most industries to rethink their communications, their supply chains, their competitive strategies and even their business models. But because the…Continue
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Please note that there is a change to the definition of earnings, and that overtime payments are no longer included in the definition of "earnings", so employees will not go above the threshold based on their overtime earnings.
DEPARTMENT OF LABOUR
No. R. 422
13 May 2011
BASIC CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT ACT, 1997 DETERMINATION: EARNINGS…
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Writer: Colleen Lewis
Last week, Raizcorp featured on the itinerary of a high-level delegation from the United States Department of State. Led by the Under Secretary of Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs, Judith A McHale, a delegation from Washington DC visited the Raizcorp’s flagship business incubator in Sandton, Johannesburg on Friday. They were there to investigate how Raizcorp’s world renowned incubation model works and what impact it has had on job…Continue
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Fellow South Africans,
On behalf of the African National Congress, we wish to thank the South African people for the resounding support we have received in the 2011 local government elections.
It is a humbling experience for such confidence to be bestowed upon the ANC once again by the people of our country.
We have been given another opportunity to speed up the improvement of service delivery in municipalities…Continue
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The Chairperson of the IEC, Dr Brigalia Bam,
Ministers and Deputy Ministers,
Chief Electoral Officer, Advocate Pansy Tlakula,
Leaders of political parties,
Members of the media,
Ladies and gentlemen,
We have come to the end of another important chapter in the consolidation of our young democracy.
We are proud of the fact that we have stayed on course since 1994 as a country with regards to…Continue
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For emerging and existing OD-ETDP training providers we have the following newly updated skills programmes available for purchase and customization and they are learner and trainer ready. The skills programmes include the full range of facilitators, learner, assessment and related guides plus importantly include newly added content on the NSDS III and QCTO.
Providing career and vocational guidance is a key factor for the development of any individual and thus making practical…Continue
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13 May 2011
NOTICE TO THE SERVICES SETA STAKEHOLDERS
1. The Council of the…Continue
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The Services SETA, together with the Department of Higher Education and Training, cordially invites all stakeholders to attend an information sharing session in your province.…Continue
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