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Media Releases

23 May 2017 NNR Press Release NNR CEO appointed as President to 6th Review Meeting of the Joint Convention
15 December 2016 IAEA Mission Says South Africa’s Nuclear Regulator is Effective, Sees Need for Improved Radiation Safety
15 September 2016 NNR Media Statement – South Africa to conduct IAEA IRRS Mission

15 September 2016

NNR Media Release Launch of Centre for Nuclear Safety and Security

28 July 2016

NNR Press Release New Build NISL Application Accepted

3 June 2016

Die Burger: radioactive material to be removed in Karoo?
15 April 2016 NNR Response to Media Enquiry – Ground Up
15 April 2016 NNR Response to Media Sunday Times
16 March 2016 NNR Media Statement – NNR receives nuclear site installation licence application from Eskom
16 November 2015 Media Statement – NNR signs cooperation agreement with NNSA China
6 July 2015 NNR Media Statement -Setting the Record Straight
6 March 2015 NNR CEO Responds to irresponsible journalism
14 October 2014 National Nuclear Regulator (NNR) to conduct a full scale Nuclear Emergency Preparedness exercise at the Koeberg Nuclear Power Station on 22 October 2014
5 Jul 2013 Appointment of new CEO
5 Nov 2012 NNR objects to one sided article in Saturday Star
12 Jul 2012 NNR objects to inaccurate article in Business Day

ANNOUNCEMENTS

2 Nov 2013 Radiological Incident on Necsa Site – 2 November 2013
6 Nov 2012 NNR CEO Resignation
14 Jun 2012 Public information Fukushima NNR Media Brief
19 Apr 2012 NNR Suspends Radioactive Waste Repository – Vaalputs
16 Mar 2011 Earthquake-Tsunami in Japan – Nuclear Safety in SA
Jul 2011 NNR Shuts down operations of Mine Waste Solutions
19 Feb 2010 Announcement of new CEO
23 Sep 2010 Health & Safety of Radiation Workers Koeberg Refuelling outage
12 Jan 2009 Nuclear Vessel Licence Russian
17 Mar 2009 Declaration of site emergency Pelindaba
Dec 09 Conference IAEA
9 Dec 2009 Conference IAEA NNR Bilaterals

CLIPPINGS

2 Jul 2012 Radio 702, Midday Report, 12h06
19 Feb 2011 JacarandaFM News 08h01
21 Feb 2011 KAYAFM News 09h00
21 Feb 2011 KAYAFM News 10h01
21 Feb 2011 KAYAFM News 11h02
15 Oct 2010 RSG NNR News 18h00
26 Nov 2010 ETV Sunrise 06h32

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