Most Empowered Companies

South Africa’s 10 Most Empowered Companies

Here is the list of companies that top the rankings.

Transformation benefits shareholders

Winners of the inaugural Mail & Guardian empowerment ranking also deliver returns to their owners.

Empowerment by any other name

The question still remains: What constitutes "empowerment"?

Doing things differently

An innovative approach to property allows this company to deliver empowerment and job creation.

The history of empowerment

A look back into the roots of empowerment.

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.

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.

Revised codes could be counterproductive

Empowerment sector waits for the department of trade and industry on submissions on the draft revisions to the broad-based BEE codes of good practice.

Retailers score on employment equity

The triumvirate of management control, employment equity and skills development present organisations with some perplexing questions.

Qualified skills a scarce commodity

Finding skilled senior management remains a challenge in South Africa.


Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders