Companies should take big role in doing good

“Any system in the world where too many people feel they are not participating or are excluded will ultimately reject itself.”

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Will more of the same result in transformation?

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene’s Medium-term Budget Policy Statement once more confirms the most obvious fact: the ANC government long buried the Freedom ... Read Story

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Uber model spreading its tentacles to finance

The more I use Uber, the more I am convinced of the transformational power of recent technology innovations, especially when it is intelligently combined with b... Read Story

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Right-wing critics wilfully undermine US economic recovery
September 25 2014 at 05:17

Around midday on January 20, 2009, Barack Obama was sworn in as president of the US. At that moment, the euro fetched $1.30.

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Housing froth Down Under depends on China bubbles
September 23 2014 at 05:17

Lindsay David’s new book on Australia deserves a medical disclaimer: reading this will greatly raise your blood pressure. In Australia: Boom to Bust, David sounds the alarm about an Australian housing bubble he argue... Read Story

Failure of growth in European economy may be deep-seated
September 23 2014 at 05:10

What’s next? British politics will settle down a little now that it is clear that the UK will continue to exist for a while yet, but economic issues will not settle down at all.

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Labour relations key to building a national brand
September 23 2014 at 04:58

It is often said that an organisation’s true competitive advantage is its human capital. This is also true for a national brand.

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Marcus leaves credible legacy and a stable of able successors
September 22 2014 at 05:22

Wisdom is the ability to foresee the results of your actions – not just immediate outcomes but the long-term, often unintended, consequences of your decisions.

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Power utility still thinks we believe in Santa Claus
September 22 2014 at 05:15

Eskom’s incompetent management has shown its petticoats yet again and the legs on show are far from pretty.

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Budding entrepreneur puts his faith in amazing moringa
September 22 2014 at 05:09

Imagine a tree that grows in poor soil, resists drought, light frost, produces edible oil that converts to diesel, whose leaves and seedpods are tasty, high in vitamins, a tree that grows quickly, and can purify salt water... Read Story

Marcus suffers case of bad timing
September 19 2014 at 04:35

Reserve Bank governor Gill Marcus could not have chosen a worse time to announce her exit, writes Ellis Mnyandu.

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Turnaround in the home property market will last
September 19 2014 at 04:48

WE NOW have – at long last, you might sigh – a residential property market that has thrown off the burden of a long recessionary period while defying obstacles to growth such as a dismal economic performance, r... Read Story

Gordhan’s appointment first step to Clean Audit in 2018
September 19 2014 at 04:47

WHILE it is unlikely the government’s ambitious Operation Clean Audit 2014 target will achieve its original deadline of the end of the reporting period this year, analysis undertaken by Grant Thornton indicates that ... Read Story

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