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Business and Private Sector
Alec Hogg writes: In what has been a week of conferences for me, I’m among almost 200 journalists at the annual Schroders media gathering in London. As you might expect of a conference put together by a two century old asset manager with £400bn in its care, the presentations have been high quality. My pick,...
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SEVEN SA STAR ENTREPRENEURS RECOGNISED AT PREMIER COMPETITION  Johannesburg, 5 September 2018: Mining engineer, Samuel and Motlapele Molefi – founders and owners of Modi Mining CC – were named this morning as the overall winners of the 2018 Entrepreneur of the Year® competition sponsored by Sanlam and BUSINESS/PARTNERS. Modi Mining provides contract mining services to companies specialising...
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South African First: SAA’s first International Flight with All-Female Crew  JOHANNESBURG. 29 August 2018. Leading carrier in the Sub-Saharan Africa region, South African Airways (SAA), saluted women in a unique way this month with an SAA first – an all-female flight deck, cabin and ops crew, embarking on an international flight, from OR Tambo to...
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Shoprite launches competition to boost small businesses Small business owners with an annual turnover of less than R1 million are invited to enter the very first Shoprite Hustle competition before 22 September 2018. “We know a thing or two about the daily hustle of doing business. To ensure we keep Shoprite’s promise of everyday low...
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According to a recent online survey of loyalty programme members, of the 26 key loyalty programmes tested in the study, FNB eBucks obtained the highest recommendation score overall with 83% of active users saying they would recommend the programme to someone else. This is followed by Momentum Multiply and Discovery Vitality with 78% and 77%...
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Township Entrepreneurship Awards Nominees – Delivering Excellence and Innovation  (Germiston, 18 May 2018) From an art gallery to a tourism aviation company, an agricultural cooperative, and a bulk-buying mobile app for spaza shops, the nominees of the Township Entrepreneurship Awards are an impressive representation of the evolution of the township economy. The Awards, now in...
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Setting Up SA’s Next Generation of Adults for Financial Success South Africans’ financial literacy is currently ranked lowest in the world, according to a survey conducted by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, in which 2,813 South Africans aged between 18 and 79 participated. The survey found that South African adults display low levels...
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 SAICA congratulates its successful APC candidates Johannesburg, Friday 23 February 2018 – In November 2017, 2 703 aspiring chartered accountants [CAs(SA)] sat down to write their final professional examination, the Assessment Professional Competence (APC), with great expectations. Today, the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) is delighted to announce that 2 168 candidates (80%) passed this...
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BLSA welcomes decision to recall Mr Zuma February 13 2018 Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) welcomes the courageous decision by the ANC’s national executive committee – the highest decision-making structure in between national conferences – to recall President Jacob Zuma after his refusal to voluntarily step down. Bonang Mohale, the CEO of BLSA, said: “The...
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Business confidence lips to highest in two years in January Cyril Ramaphosa’s winning the ANC presidency helped boost business confidence to its highest level in two years, the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) reported on Tuesday. Sacci’s business confidence index (BCI) increased by 3.3 index points in January to 99.7 following on...
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Steuart as a Speaker

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Steuart has done some 500 talks on South Africa's progress since 1994 and SA's prospects for the future'