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PARTNERSHIP FOR ACTION CONFERENCE HELD IN PRETORIA 15-17 AUGUST Habitat for Humanity and UN-Habitat host land and housing policymakers and practitioners from across Africa
Habitat for Humanity’s Solid Ground Campaign in association with the Urban CSO Cluster of the Global Land Tool Network (GLTN) of UN-HABITAT are hosting a
21 Aug 2017
CLOSING THE GAP Is South Africa’s economy at risk because of skills Gaps? Emily Kerr investigates the findings of the recent City & Guilds Skills Confidence Report.
The findings of a Skills Confidence Report, an international research study of 8 000 employees in South Africa, the United Kingdom, United States and India, calls on Government
23 Nov 2016
FEMALE EMPOWERMENT All-year focus on female empowerment needed in ICT sector
While Women’s Month presents a chance to reflect and celebrate the role of women in South Africa, there needs to be ongoing focus on empowering female entrepreneurs to drive
15 Sep 2016
HOW TO RETAIN STAFF IN TOUGH BUSINESS TIMES As the country’s economy continues to look bleak, South African businesses are under extreme financial distress, with both employers and employees feeling the pinch. 
This is according to Kay Vittee, CEO of Quest Staffing Solutions, who indicates that with the largest volume of protests seen in the South African history, including university
01 Sep 2016
ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT IN SOUTH AFRICA Building female owned businesses is critical to economic and social development in South Africa
Women are underestimated powerhouses of an economy. This is not a fact that is relevant only to South Africa, but it is a global phenomenon. Mike Anderson, CEO and founder of the
01 Sep 2016
MOZAMBIQUE MARITIME CONTRACTS Privinvest Comments on Mozambique Maritime Contracts
Privinvest Comments on Mozambique Maritime Contracts
18 Aug 2016
YOUR NEST FOR LIFE The landscape in the insurance industry has changed over the past 21 years in terms of doing business with both government and the private sector. Lindsay King spoke to Sindiswa Myeza, Communications Manager of NestLife, to find out more.
Many new insurance companies have been established since the advent of our democracy, going up against the big insurance giants which have been around for years. And a number of
04 Aug 2016
ETHEKWINI Business fair
The City of Durban is ready to host the second leg of the Regional Business Fair
07 Jul 2016
STEMMING THE TIDE Between 5-12 million tonnes of plastic debris enters the ocean annually from land-based sources. Governments, NGOs, and industry can solve the ocean waste problem by working together, writes Thembi Tlale
Water is one of South Africa's most critical resources—yet we are continuously endangering the ecology that is the source of between 50% and 85% of the world’s
24 Jun 2016
TRANSPORT New Management Centre in Ekurhuleni
Ekurhuleni Municipality invested R16 million in a state-of-art Transport Management Centre.
18 May 2016


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