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The faces behind SA’s citizenship nightmare
The faces behind SA’s citizenship nightmare
Florette and Nsongoni Mulowayi arrived in South Africa from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) as refugees in the early 2000s and subsequently became permanent residents....
Pressure mounts for govt, private sector to put more work into financial inclusion
Pressure mounts for govt, private sector to put more work into financial inclusion
Financial inclusion is a term that is often used loosely but pressure is mounting for government and the private sector to respond with innovative...
South Africa, mind the pay gap
South Africa, mind the pay gap
The gap between the stratospheric salaries that company chief executives get paid and the median of employee wages has taken centre stage in the...
Kganyago: Too soon to tell if SA economy is in the clear
Kganyago: Too soon to tell if SA economy is in the clear
Even though South Africa has got off to a positive start this year, it is too early to tell that the country is on a new growth trajectory, said...
Water crisis: Look to SA’s renewable energy programme for solutions
Water crisis: Look to SA’s renewable energy programme for solutions
In seeking solutions for the current water crisis, Cape Town and other drought-prone areas should learn from the experiences of South Africa’s...
South Africa’s race relations laid bare in Steinhoff scandal
South Africa’s race relations laid bare in Steinhoff scandal
South Africans are fond of debating whether public or private sector failings are the bigger problem. It does not take too long to realise that...
Three reforms to boost SA’s economy
Three reforms to boost SA’s economy
The consensus among private economists is that South Africa’s overwhelming priority has to be job creation. This means that existing businesses...
​Focus on private sector creates better investment framework for Africa
​Focus on private sector creates better investment framework for Africa
Africa’s enormous economic potential is not news. But, until now, policymakers around the world have not successfully defined the political and...
Gordhan's plan to reassure credit ratings agencies, investors
Gordhan's plan to reassure credit ratings agencies, investors
Government and representatives from the private sector will embark on a road show next week to meet with credit ratings agencies and international...
Do our hopes lie with the private sector?
Do our hopes lie with the private sector?
Globally, public higher education is in the throes of a crisis. The demand for places in these institutions will have expanded from 97-million...
Companies sit on their hoards
Companies sit on their hoards
The private sector remains reluctant to invest the cash lounging on company balance sheets. Poor confidence in the economic environment has played...
Comment: Take care over the next hill
Comment: Take care over the next hill
Perched on a hill overlooking the N2 on the outskirts of East London is a new private hospital managed by one of South Africa's largest private...

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