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Cell C appoints new chairman

Mobile operator Cell C has announced the appointment of Kuben Pillay and Larry Nestadt to the board of Cell C. The appointments follow the recent the recapitalisation of Cell C whereby Blue Label Telecoms and Net1 respectively acquired 45% and 15% of the company’s share capital.  “We are honoured to have two of South Africa’s […]

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2017 CESA Aon Engineering Excellence Awards winners announced

Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) supported by Aon South Africa hosted the who’s who in the engineering industry at a gala dinner held at Vodaworld in Midrand last night to celebrate the 2017 CESA Aon Engineering Excellence Awards. These Awards recognize outstanding achievements in the engineering industry celebrating innovation, quality, outstanding workmanship and professionalism. Lynne […]

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Commission welcomes Tribunal’s dismissal of WBHO application

The Competition Commission has welcomed a decision by the Competition Tribunal which prevents WBHO Construction Ltd (WBHO) from accessing legally privileged documents from the Commission in its case against the construction company. WBHO’s application for the documents stems from the Commission’s industry-wide case against several construction firms for bid rigging, including Group Five Construction Limited […]

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BMF impressed by Ntombela and Jarana appointments

The Black Management Forum (the BMF) which is the foremost organisation in the development of managerial leadership and advancement for socio-economic transformation in South Africa is elated with the appointments of Saks Ntombela as the Hollard Insurance Group (Hollard) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Vuyani Jarana as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of South […]

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Adcock Ingram signs commitment to good business practice guidelines for Africa

The CEO of leading South African pharmaceutical manufacturer Adcock Ingram, Mr Andrew Hall, recently signed the Guidelines for Good Business Practice by South African Companies Operating in the Rest of Africa. The signing ceremony, which was witnessed by the Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies, took place at the dti Campus in Pretoria. The guidelines are […]

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IDC approvals jump to R15.3 billion for 2017 financial year

The Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) continues to be counter-cyclical in the current economic environment. In 2017, the IDC demonstrated its ability to support industrial diversification of the local economy and recorded impressive growth, driving transformation in the economy while remaining financially sustainable. Highlights in the 2017 financial year include profit growing to R2.2 billion, an […]

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Nine SMMEs awarded contracts worth R30 million by Coega

Small, Medium and Micro Enterprises (SMMEs) in the Eastern Cape are getting a much needed boost from the Coega Development Corporation (CDC) following its investment of R30 million in SMMEs to complete various construction projects in the Coega Special Economic Zone (SEZ) “As an empowerment-driven organisation, the CDC is conscious of the important role that […]

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UCT launches GSB Solution Space in Philippi Village

On 24 July 2017, the University of Cape Town (UCT), for the first time in its 179-year history, established an official and permanent educational space in a Cape Town community with the opening of the GSB Solution Space in Philippi Village. Backed by the university’s Graduate School of Business (GSB) and the Bertha Centre for […]

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The dti and FNB sign pledge to improve access to finance for Black Industrialists

The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr. Rob Davies together with First National Bank (FNB) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Public Sector Banking, Mr Kgosi Ledimo have today signed a pledge that will improve access to finance for Black Industrialists (BI) to fast-track accelerated economic transformation at a ceremony that was held in Johannesburg on […]

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JSE welcomes 100% black-owned brokerage firm, Argon Securities

On Friday, the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) welcomed Argon Securities, a 100% black-owned brokerage firm, as one of its members. “We are very excited to welcome Argon Securities to the JSE and we hope to see many more 100% black owned member firms joining the JSE in the future,” says Zeona Jacobs, Director of Marketing […]

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