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Extended producer liability at heart

PET Recyling Company wins the Business Award.

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.

The power of buying black

Most of the leading companies score high in procurement scores for broad-based black economic empowerment.

Skilful success

Skills, training and education are close to the top of the South African agenda.

Building businesses

Companies supporting the growth of small black businesses receive up to 15 BEE points on the generic scorecard.

Social standings

The focus on socioeconomic development shifts to the mining industry.

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

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

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

Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba says the government is considering declaring coal a strategic resource.

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.

Press Releases

WiMSA shines a light on the future of women in mining

Men in mining must begin to take it upon themselves to support the development of women in the industry

Department of Public Works and Infrastructure reveals second gender-based violence advocacy artwork

The men and boys of South Africa are important role players in this mission to ensure that women are respected, protected and treated equally

Empowering the voice of women in leadership to enable full participation in their roles in leadership and decision making

Sibanye-Stillwater has 13% female representation in its workforce and is actively working to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls

Surviving the tobacco ban

Nicotine is given as the ‘likely’ reason for lower Covid-19 infection rates but authorities still stress the health risk of smoking

Smokers hold thumbs for cigarette ban to be lifted

SATTA is worried about the impact of the ban on its own members activities and how the ban is helping black marketeers to make millions of rands illegally

Covid-19: Outlook on the economy, politics and labour

Old Mutual had experts unpack the effects of the pandemic and provide practical tips on how to deal with the financial impact of job losses and salary cuts

Opt-in to Popia

All business owners should take note: there is a lot of work ahead to ensure compliance with the POPI Act that has just come into effect

Capital Legacy talks life

The Covid-19 pandemic is revealing how few people actually sort their affairs to the benefit of their loved ones they leave behind when they pass on

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