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Thousands of South Africans apply for land online

The department of agriculture has received a plethora of online applications after it released about 500 000 hectares of land last month

Does the Expropriation Bill muddy the land question even further?

Land ownership and its equitable distribution has floundered. Changes to a section of the constitution and the expropriation act are now before parliament, but do they offer any solution?

‘We’re satisfied with SA’s land reform policy’— US Ambassador

Top US official is lobbying multinational firms to invest in South Africa

Parliament approves land expropriation Bill

Parliament on Thursday approved a Bill that would allow government to make compulsory purchases of land to speed up redressing racial disparities.

Expropriation Bill will boost land reform

The proposed legislation better protects property owners — and is aligned with the Constitution.

Agri SA wants market value for expropriated land

The agricultural association has serious concerns about how farmers' compensation would be calculated under the Expropriation Bill.

Cabinet approves draft Expropriation Bill

Cabinet has approved the draft Expropriation Bill, and it is likely to be tabled in Parliament before the end of the year.

New land reform Bill – dangerous or not?

Experts are at odds over the new investment Bill - some say it will scare off foreign investors while others have decried the uproar.

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