Daily Archives: March 26, 2015

Environment: Commission refers the United Kingdom to Court over poor waste water collection and treatment

The European Commission is referring the United Kingdom to Court over its failure to ensure that urban waste water is adequately treated in 17 agglomerations. In the EU, Member States …

Daily News 26 / 03 / 2015

President Juncker in Ukraine: first bilateral visit to a third country

On Monday 30 March, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini will travel to Kyiv on …

Reports: Trade as a powerful engine for growth and jobs in Europe

In the European Union 31 million jobs – over 14% of total employment – depend on exports to third countries and each additional €1bn of exports supports 14,000 additional jobs …

SAPS Misleading On Jiba Summons [press release]

The statement issued yesterday afternoon by the South African Police Service (SAPS) in the matter regarding the issuance of a summons for National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) second-in-command, Nomgcobo Jiba, is …

Committee Calls for Improved Registration With UIF for Domestics [document]

The Department of Labour (DoL) and all its entities need to ensure that domestic and farm workers benefit from their delivery programmes, the Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Labour, …

Langa Closes Its Streets to Cars

The usually frenetic streets of Langa, the old township on the periphery of South Africa’s Mother City will be filled with activities of a different kind on Sunday, 29 March.…

Eskom Stops Load Shedding, for Now

ESKOM, the South African power utility, said it had stopped load shedding on Thursday evening but did not rule out the possibility of esorting to such measures to curb consumption.…