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Please stand up if you have benefited from beneficiation

Beneficiation has quickly become the new buzz word these days, in both the ANC and in parliament.

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New financial advisory framework raises bar

A new framework for financial advisers provides for improved customer service and enhanced competition that will undoubtedly boost the performance and sustainab... Read Story

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Misguided policies that simply did not work

This is a tale of two countries. One of them features two decades of fundamentally misguided policies. The other has an ambitious strategy for reform and develo... Read Story

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A vision for our media to flourish
November 25 2014 at 04:53

It has been a year since Dr Iqbal Surve, the executive chairman of Independent Media, took over Independent Newspapers.

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It will take a revolution to dislodge ANC
November 24 2014 at 04:32

The profound article by Business Report editor Ellis Mnyandu titled SA just wants to make you say ‘Cry, the Beloved Country’ (Business Report, November 17) follows.

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There are many flaws in Vilakazi’s historical notions
November 24 2014 at 04:31

While the existence of nodes of commonality in terms of language and culture among the different indigenous peoples of southern Africa is not disputed, Herbert Vilakazi’s assertion that in pre-colonial times they con... Read Story

A breakdown of the collective bargaining system will result in chaos
November 24 2014 at 04:30

From many an employer’s perspective, the future of collective bargaining has been called into question for a number of reasons.

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Colonialism divided ‘one Africa’
November 21 2014 at 08:41

There are compelling historical and cultural reasons that justify the formation of a Southern African Economic Union.

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Brazil’s Rousseff must cultivate a global presence
November 21 2014 at 08:47

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff’s administration must contend with a rapidly increasing budget gap.

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Unions need to get back to putting workers first
November 20 2014 at 05:27

“Stop writing about it and teach the idiots!” That’s what a reader had to say about my article last week on the faults in the way trade unions are operating and how they are a detriment to workers and the... Read Story

Union of Southern Africa solves colonialism
November 20 2014 at 05:00

The people of Botswana, Lesotho, Swaziland, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Zambia, Malawi, Tanzania and Namibia should form a “Union of Southern Africa”.

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Notice of Post Office as privatised entity should be in the post
November 20 2014 at 04:58

Contrast PostNet results with a failing SA Post Office and perhaps the calls to privatise public corporations and high-level thinking revealed in the medium-term budget policy statement should become a reality – perh... Read Story

Concern at Woolies’ handling of boycott
November 19 2014 at 04:22

A group of senior black businessmen who hold shares in Woolworths have instructed me to represent them here today as well as at the upcoming AGM where I will make the views of these shareholders known.

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