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Jocelyn Newmarch

Jocelyn Newmarch

    Change is a conscious decision
    Change is a conscious decision
    Old Mutual is the first long-term assurance company to achieve level 2 broad-based BEE status and has maintained this status for three years.
    Social standings
    Social standings
    The focus on socioeconomic development shifts to the mining industry.
    The power of buying black
    The power of buying black
    Most of the leading companies score high in procurement scores for broad-based black economic empowerment.
    Skilful success
    Skilful success
    Skills, training and education are close to the top of the South African agenda.
    Building businesses
    Building businesses
    Companies supporting the growth of small black businesses receive up to 15 BEE points on the generic scorecard.
    Slower growth predicted for South Africa
    Slower growth predicted for South Africa
    The Reserve Bank says South Africa is likely to see slower economic growth for the rest of 2012 but inflation is likely to remain within target.
    Amplats fires 12 000 workers ahead of talks
    Amplats fires 12 000 workers ahead of talks
    A new round of talks between the platinum industry and unions got off to a rocky start, as Amplats announced it had fired 12 000 striking workers.
    Robinson speaks of SA's good and bad at Mandela lecture
    Robinson speaks of SA's good and bad at Mandela lecture
    South Africa had to realise its opportunities before its humanity would to fully emerge, Mary Robinson said at the Annual Nelson Mandela lecture.
    Coal mooted as a strategic resource
    Coal mooted as a strategic resource
    Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba says the government is considering declaring coal a strategic resource.
    South African women's gripes with 'too many rights'
    South African women's gripes with 'too many rights'
    A report has shown that some of the basic human rights enshrined in the Constitution are still contested in communities across South Africa.