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Black Business Council gears for early election

As South Africa prepares for the general election in 2019, whilst the economic challenges and the need for real black economic empowerment will be dominating the country and continent’s agendas, Black Business Council responded by calling a Special National Council Meeting held on the 12 of July 2018. The Council resolved to endorse the National […]

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Youth Summit honours Mandela and Sisulu

About 350 young people from across the country are scheduled to descend on Parliament tomorrow to take part in a Youth Summit. The summit, which Parliament is hosting in partnership with the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund, will honour the centenary anniversaries of South Africa’s liberation icons, Mr Nelson Mandela and Ms Albertina Sisulu. When Madiba […]

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Schneider Electric at Ramaphosa’s WEF Roundtable

Schneider Electric, the global specialists in energy management and automation, participated at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Regional Roundtable with President Cyril Ramaphosa and members of the South African government held on 28 June 2018 in Johannesburg. Highlighting the need to develop and strengthen partnerships between the private and public sector, the Roundtable provided a […]

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The Black Business Council on Telkom CFO Appointment

The Black Business Council (BBC) would like to congratulate Ms Tsholofelo Molefe on her appointment as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Telkom SA SOC Limited. There are still very few CFOs of JSE listed companies in South Africa, 24 years into democracy. “This appointment of Ms Molefe by Telkom signifies an important transformation development and […]

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Minister Nxesi launches Agrément South Africa

Public Works Minister TW Nxesi, MP, in partnership with the Agrément South Africa launched the Agrément South Africa as a fully-fledged legal entity of the Department of Public Works. The entity had previously utilised and undertook its technical assessments at the CSIR campus’s laboratories and test sites on behalf of the Department. The launch of […]

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Small-scale sugarcane farmers bear the brunt of sugar imports

Small-scale sugarcane farmers bear the brunt of sugar imports Durban, KwaZulu-Natal (13 June 2018): Over 60 black small scale sugarcane farmers who are members of the South African Farmers Development Association (SAFDA) yesterday arrived at Parliament – after an 18-hour bus journey from KwaZulu-Natal – to show their support for the sugar industry’s application to […]

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Schneider Electric celebrates World Environment Day

Schneider Electric South Africa, the global specialists in energy management and automation, celebrated its fifth annual Global Environment Event at the Pastoral Centre Pre-School and Crèche, in Kliptown, Soweto. Joining in the movement to support Earth Overshoot Day, Schneider Electric South Africa has taken the pledge to #MovetheDate. Earth Overshoot Day marks the date when, […]

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Confidence levels positive for 2018 despite slowdown in government investment – CESA

The results of Consulting Engineers South Africa’s (CESA) Bi-annual Economic and Capacity Survey for the period June to December 2017 recently released indicate that expectations relating to industry confidence levels for the first six months of 2018 are still very positive increasing in the last six months of this year. This despite the slowdown in […]

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Arts and Culture Committee saddened by passing of Sam Nzima

The Portfolio Committee on Arts and Culture is saddened by the passing of Mr Sam Nzima. Mr Nzima passed away in a Nelspruit hospital on Saturday, 12 May 2018. He is well-known for capturing of the iconic image of Hector Pieterson during the 1976 Soweto uprising. Committee Chairperson Ms Xoliswa Tom said: “Mr Nzima played […]

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No plan to close down the Small Business department

The Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development has welcomed report from Minister Lindiwe Zulu that there is no plan whatsoever to close down the Department of Small Business Development. The report came out during the committee meeting, in which the department was invited to urgently present its revised strategic plan. The committee needed a revised […]

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