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Trailblazing in rural upliftment

Sierra Leone’s ‘peace diamond’ dividend slow in coming

The idea of handing the diamond over to the government to sell was that it would generate money to be put back into developing the local community

To merge, or to close down

When the 2008 financial crisis hit, we anticipated an immediate and significant negative effect on SA's non-profit sector, writes Tracey Henry.

Safety net spurs grassroots growth

A national strategy is teaching communities basic skills and putting food on the table.

A high-tech eye in the sky to guide people out of poverty

Where poverty persists it is not only social development that is at risk, but the democratic process itself.

Taking up the challenge of poverty

Programmes must be based on advancing the 'power and rights of women, girls and other poor and excluded people'.

Helping people to help themselves

Winner -- Enterprise Development Award: First National Bank's Hogan Technology.

Banking on volunteers to make an impact

Winner -- Best Corporate Employee Involvement Programme Award: FirstRand.

Engineering new concepts

KwaZulu-Natal-born Bridgette Gasa's passion for architecture and the built environment was ignited during her matric year.

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President Cyril Ramaphosa has issued an instruction to the Western Cape government to recruit more staff to stem the Covid-19 tide

Capture claims plague new private-security bargaining council

Unhappy members of the National Bargaining Council for the Private Security Sector say corporate governance standards are being flouted

A lifeline for the homeless people in eThekwini

eThekwini plans to retain permanent and safe open spaces for people with nowhere to sleep

Press Releases

Automotive Industry and Covid-19

Many rental fleets are no longer operational and their usually well-maintained cars are entering the market in big numbers

The fourth industrial revolution: It works for UJ

Huge advances in technology make training and the application of medical knowledge better, faster and more widely accessible

PPS Webinar 4: Asset Protection in Times of Uncertainty

The Covid-19 crisis means people are spending more time at home, so they expect different packages from their insurance companies

International Partnerships are key for Africa during Covid-19

Perhaps this pandemic is the jolt that we needed to strengthen intra-country collaboration and revive international friendships

Auditor-General of South Africa seeks request for information

Suitably qualified and experienced vendors are sought to supply tools to assist in the support of financial statement audits

Former bursary student hits a six and lands top job at WPCA

Thuthuka Bursary recipient Tennyson Botes decided to make a difference in his community — and he's doing exactly that

SANRAL to professionalise its finance division with world-class professional accounting designations

'It is about how I can get my staff to acquire more skills and sharpen those skills that they already have,' says SANRAL CFO Inge Mulder

Empowering his people to unleash their potential

'Being registered as an AGA(SA) means you are capable of engineering an idea and turning it into money,' says Raymond Mayekisa

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