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Kenya’s mouthwatering opportunities

The country has introduced a range of investor-friendly policies and incentives

The yin and yang of business

The differences between Kenya and South Africa can be turned to the benefit of both economies

Shake-up on cards for legal education

Extensive research and consultative process is set up recommend finality on minimum standards

Africa needs to trade with itself: East Africa shows it can be done

On June 10, Comesa, SADC and EAC launched the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA). It is a game-changer

Africa’s energy poverty: a complex yet simple equation

Millions are without power, placing strain on the ability to grow economies

Infrastructure and skills development essential for Africa

Challenges abound when trying to address Africa's infrastructure defecit

A future in alternative energy

South Africa's solution to the energy crisis lies in how quickly projects can connect to the grid

Corruption eats at core of SA

'We must act in accordance with our ethical barometers to make the lives of others better'

The value of collaboration and dialogue

Louise Gardiner draws on 15 years of international experience to help organisations thrive by recognising their social responsibilities

Is CSI really helping women?

Many corporate social investment projects aimed at empowering women are just paying lip service

Teachers who lead the way

Many teachers are regarded as leaders in their communities: Phutumile Dumisa's mission is to empower them in their leadership positions

In Africa the strongest and richest do not always win the race

Mobile payment systems in South Africa have suffered failures in the absence of regulatory clarity, so smaller countries are ahead in this field

Press Releases

Itec serves up high-tech integrated surveillance system for family food company

The system includes facial recognition software and a thermal screening solution that will provide instant temperature screening of all employees

Transport Month

An infrastructure-led recovery will help to stimulate demand in the South African economy, which is vital post the Covid-19 pandemic

Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

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