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Europe Mustn’t Put All Its Eggs In NATO Security Basket, Writes Giles Merritt

Giles Merritt looks at the EU’s lead role in establishing a lasting post-war peace settlement and warns that to...

Financial Planner Theoniel Mc Donald CFP Unpacks Testamentary Trusts

Quite often parents with dependents bequeath their assets at death to a trust drafted in the Last Will...

EU Can Aspire To A Global Boost After Ukraine War, Writes Giles Merritt

Giles Merritt sets out the factors that will shape the ‘new world order’ in the wake of the war...

US-Based Ivory Expert Says CITES Wildlife Science Not On Point

A United States-based ivory expert has dismissed fears that if the UN international wildlife trade regulating agency CITES uses...

SARS Must Not Be Allowed To Delay VAT Refunds, Writes Ernest Lai King

Problematic tax legislation is causing irreparable damage to exporter cash flows and the local economy, as one-sided laws...

US Removal Of Hold On Elephant Trophy Hunting To Boost Namibia’s Wildlife Conservation

Namibia’s wildlife conservation efforts were boosted this year following the U.S. Government’s removal of the unnecessary hold on...

The War In Ukraine Will Reshape The European Union

Giles Merritt looks at the unprecedented pressures that Putin’s war against Ukraine will impose on the EU’s finances, and...

SA Finance Minister’s Fruitful G20 Meetings Offset By Reform Intransigence

South Africa’s finance minister Enoch Godongwana is back from a relatively fruitful week of meetings with World Bank...

Earth Day Reminds Africa To Grow In Harmony With Environment

Earth Day, which was celebrated around the world on Friday, 22 April 22, was a reminder to Africa to grow in...

US Import Permits For Zimbabwe Elephant Hunting Trophies Welcomed

The Western Animal Rights Groups’ fundraising industry has once again been exposed for what it is – focused...