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Myanmar’s Rohingya: Cornered by poverty, stalked by violence

Rohingya Muslims in a conflict-scarred corner of Rakhine State say fear is one of the few constants in their lives

Burmese refugees cheer the visit of ‘Mother Suu’

Aung San Suu Kyi has been given a rapturous welcome by thousands of Burma refugees forced by human rights abuses to live in a Thai border camp.

Suu Kyi warns against violence after ‘victory of the people’

Burma's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has called for a "dignified victory" after her National League for Democracy party's apparent election win.

Burmese opposition claims historic victory for Suu Kyi

Burma's opposition has claimed an important victory for pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi in her parliamentary bid, sparking scenes of jubilation.

Burma’s president reaffirms army role

Burma's nominally-civilian president has sought to reaffirm the status of the country's military, praising the army and the former junta for reforms.

Burma’s Suu Kyi poised for political comeback

Aung San Suu Kyi's opposition began its formal return to mainstream Burmese politics as it applied to re-register as a political party.

Suu Kyi ‘likely’ to stand in Myanmar by-election

Myanmar's democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi is likely to contest an upcoming by-election, paving the way for a political comeback.

Burma military rule ends, but army retains grip

Burma's military handed power to a nominally civilian government after almost half a century of army rule on Wednesday.

Newly freed Suu Kyi gets down to work

Burma's newly freed democracy icon, Aung San Suu Kyi, returned to work for the first time in years on Monday.

Burma’s democracy icon Suu Kyi released

Burma's democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi was released from house arrest on Saturday, an official said.

Burma’s top court rejects Suu Kyi appeal

Burma's Supreme Court on Friday rejected an appeal by Aung San Suu Kyi against her extended house arrest, keeping her in detention.

Press Releases

Itec serves up high-tech integrated surveillance system for family food company

The system includes facial recognition software and a thermal screening solution that will provide instant temperature screening of all employees

Transport Month

An infrastructure-led recovery will help to stimulate demand in the South African economy, which is vital post the Covid-19 pandemic

Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

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