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Process to amend Companies Act underway

The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) has commenced with the process of amending the Companies Act 2008.Speaking at the international company law seminar in Sandton, the Department of Trade and Industry's (dti) acting Deputy Director-General for Consumer and Corporate Regulations, MacDonald Netshitenzhe, said the…

Gauteng welcomes 22 clean audits

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has welcomed the clean audits that were reported by several provincial departments, adding that the province is determined to achieve 100% clean audits.A total of 22 provincial government departments and entities achieved clean audits in the 2016/17 financial year.In the last…

GP improving care for mental patients

The Gauteng Health Department has contracted and fully licensed 64 mental health NGOs to house patients across the province.This was disclosed by Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane on behalf of Gauteng Health MEC Dr Gwen Ramokgopa in an oral legislature response on Tuesday.She said an…

Condolences for families of crash victims

Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi has sent condolences to the families of the 18 passengers who died in an accident on Sunday on the Msundusi/ Nagal Dam Road in KwaZulu-Natal. As government, we will continue to provide leadership and resources to improve road safety, including developing…

Treasury DG appointed to BRICS bank

The BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) has confirmed the appointment of National Treasury Director General, Dondo Mogajane, to the bank.The BRICS NDB has confirmed that the Director General of National Treasury, Mr Dondo Mogajane, has been appointed as the new Director representing South Africa, said…