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Business progress still hinges on lean teams

For many organisations, experience has taught them that even when best business practices are employed one cannot be comfortable in the front seat. Continuous o... Read Story

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Zuma dogma has repeatedly failed economy

Last week, executives from Moody’s rating agency visited South Africa. They were invited to address the portfolio committee on economic development to exp... Read Story

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SA human rights stance is selective

In October I had the opportunity to meet Yeonmi Park at the One Young World Summit. Yeonmi is from North Korea.

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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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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
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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
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Everyone has a responsibility to help reduce scourge of medical aid fraud
November 19 2014 at 04:25

Human beings are not born to be bad people. Sometimes, circumstances and the surrounding environment or society compel people to lose their integrity and moral values.

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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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Africa is a chess board again as US and China face off
November 18 2014 at 04:49

Africa has long been a battleground for world powers. Two giants playing there these days are China, which is spending freely throughout the continent to scoop up resources and tap some of the fastest-growing economies, an... Read Story
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The battle for hearts and minds is still on
November 18 2014 at 04:37

The South African political landscape is set to change dramatically with the expulsion of The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) from the ANC alliance.

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