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Job summit glosses over skills problem

South Africa, amid fast-changing technology, is producing skilled people, but not enough of them

Move over, here comes Tito

A tough nut, Mboweni is likely to make the treasury the undisputed centre of economic power and policy

Businesses expected to agree to publish pay ratios at Jobs Summit

Businesses are already required to report income differentials under the Employment Equity Act

IDC moves to transparency by publishing a list of businesses it lends to

The move towards greater transparency follows criticism of its decision to fund the Gupta family’s Oakbay Resources

State capture money will be used to steal 2019 elections says ANC veteran

Chikane says the main objective was to corrupt the 2019 elections.

Die Stem, disunity and the anti-state capture campaign that won’t win

A group of civil society organisations are spending Mandela Day locked inside the Rhema Bible College so that they can formulate how to "recapture" SA

9/12: The day SA business woke up

The watershed political events of a year ago formed the impetus for the private sector to speak its mind.

To survive, South Africa’s universities must learn to engage with chaos

The annual gathering of UCT's alumni revealed how hard universities must work in the coming years to encourage dissent and debate.

Save South Africa: Whose protest is it anyway?

A civil society campaign is calling for President Zuma’s resignation and firmly backing Pravin Gordhan as he prepares to head to court.

Jimmy Manyi’s foundation targets Sipho Pityana and AngloGold Ashanti for ‘promoting anarchy’ in SA, operating illegally

It will lay formal complaints against Pityana and AngloGold Ashanti for 'regime change' tactics and failing to comply with mining licence provisions.

Zuma loves a fight, even if he wins the battle and causes the ANC to lose the war

Ordinary citizens wanting to do something about the bitter struggle taking place at the heart of government should organise and mobilise.

Sipho Pityana: It is time we accept that our leaders in the ANC have been captured

President Jacob Zuma and the leaders of the ruling party must resign, says the former foreign affairs director general.

Madonsela, then Hofmeyr … spot the pattern

The reported probes of Public Protector Thuli Madonsela, and Special Investigating Unit boss Willie Hofmeyr created a "worrying picture".

Barloworld goes broad

It had to be pushed by government, but the company shows the way empowerment is going, writes Reg Rumney.

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Zuma, Zondo play the waiting game

The former president says he will talk once the courts have ruled, but the head of the state capture inquiry appears resigned to letting the clock run out as the commission's deadline nears

Stern warning against Covid greets Mthembu’s death

The ANC has slammed conspiracy theorists and cautioned against showing complacency towards the deadly virus

Lala ngoxolo Mvelase Jackson Mthembu

In his announcement, President Cyril Ramaphosa called the late minister ‘a life-long champion of freedom and democracy’

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