FMF NEWSLETTER 29 NOVEMBER 2017

29 November 2017
Views 145

 

FMF NEWSLETTER 29 NOVEMBER 2017   
EDITORIAL  

Dear friend of the FMF

This week’s editorial, written by Professor Robert Vivian, examines the effects of the withdrawal, with immediate effect, of the Guideline on the determination of reappointment of debarred representatives (13 July 2011) announced by the FSB, the regulator, on 20 October 2017. Professor Vivian explains that the FAIS Act contains legislation that removes a person’s right to work, a right that ought to be protected in a democratic society.  The Act contains provisions that empower employers in the financial services sector to restrict dismissed employees from ever again finding work in the sector. The legislation violates the rule of law and the principles of constitutionalism.

FEATURE article  

The right to work and debarment in the financial market  PROF ROBERT W VIVIAN

Who in their right mind would believe there is a law on our statute books which is interpreted and applied in such a way that it makes it possible for an employer to deprive an employee, without the due process of law and without any proper enquiry, indeed any enquiry at all, of his or her livelihood nationwide and without any demonstrable knowledge of the legal requirements? Once the employee is debarred in this way from working, the only means left for them to regain employment is to approach the courts at enormous personal cost and risk.

WEEKLY smile  

VIDEO: Twin Peaks - how Treasury will cost SA an additional R4,8bn per year

UPCOMING FMF events  

Wednesday, 6 December MEDIA BRIEFING – Leon Louw Public participation in bad faith continued with telecoms bill @11h00 @ FMF – RSVP http://www.freemarketfoundation.com/View-Event?i=166

LIVE STREAMING IS AVAILABLE FOR ALL EVENTS via the FMF’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/FMFSA/    All events are then uploaded onto ChannellFMF on YouTube and are accessible through our website http://www.freemarketfoundation.com/ click on the + Follow FMF button on top right corner

WORTH reading  
Reform, not minimum wage, the path to prosperity in South Africa
Simeon Djankov and Matt Warner on the doing business report and development aid
Zimbabwe: A lesson in economics for South Africans
Corporations can’t oppress us without the State’s help
Dropping traffic rules and signs would make us safer
FMF in the media  

Business Day column Best way for the state to deal with spectrum is to get out of the way Leon Louw, 24 November 2017
Media releases The Department of Health’s proposals are an effective ban on smoking

Media digest OCTOBER 2017 for all media coverage

SOCIAL media  

Follow us on TWITTER for quick updates and news

If you have a Twitter account:

  1. Please follow us on twitter (@FMFSouthAfrica) and retweet at least one of our daily tweets
  2. When you receive our weekly newsletter, open the feature article and tweet one of the three options at the start of the article
  3. Visit our YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/channelfmf), select one of our many videos, click share and tweet
  4. Ask family and friends to join our campaign to reach more people by doing the above

Like us on FACEBOOK to receive advance notifications of live interviews and much, much more

If you have a Facebook account

  1. Please like our page (https://www.facebook.com/FMFSA/)
  2. Please share at least one of our daily posts
  3. Visit our YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/channelfmf), select one of our many videos, click share and post
  4. Ask family and friends to join our campaign to reach more people by doing the above

Watch our YouTube videos on ChannelFMF

NEW Adrian Saville – Paths to prosperity - lessons for a six pack solution
Leon Louw – South African Airways: The facts behind the fiction

Neil Emerick –  Will South Africa crash and burn?
Garreth Bloor –  Want economic growth? Repeal bad law

Eustace Davie – Imagine living in constant fear of losing your home
Temba A Nolutshungu – Time for South Africans to live and let live
Temba A Nolutshungu – Statist ideologies vs Individual sovereignty
Jasson Urbach & Johann Serfontein – NHI pie in the sky
Martyn Davies and Leon Louw – The secret of China’s success: innovation and entrepreneurship
South Africa: The Solution (1987)

Twin Peaks - how Treasury will cost SA an additional R4,8bn per year
FMF –  A constitution worth fighting for (1996)
Leon Louw – Radical Economic Transformation
Rex van Schalkwyk – Rule of Law 1 of 2 – What it is not
Rex van Schalkwyk – Rule of Law 2 of 2 – What it is

SUPPORT the FMF  

Become an individual member/donor, a corporate member/donor  or donate to Khaya Lam project

All individuals and companies can donate and deduct a maximum of 10% of their taxable incomes to Section 18A approved Public Benefit Organisations. The minimum annual payment we require is R250. All payments of R250 or more will be treated as a donation for which you will receive a Section 18A certificate for SARS.

CONTACT us  

TEL +27 11 884 0270 | FAX +27 11 884 5672 | EMAIL fmf@mweb.co.za
  PO Box 4056, CRAMERVIEW 2060
  Bryanston Gate, Block 5, Ground Floor, 170 Curzon Road, BRYANSTON

UNSUBSCRIBE

entelect home powered by entelect web manager view partner sites

 

 


Comments on FMF NEWSLETTER 29 NOVEMBER 2017