Gender equality holds key to boosting economic performance

In recent years, gender equality has made it to the top of the agenda in corporate boardrooms.

From decision-makers to foot soldiers, companies are being challenged by policy makers and gender activists to boost women’s representation across all levels in their operations.


Johannesburg-based Vuma expands its presence across Africa

South Africa’s leading reputation and crisis management company Vuma Reputation Management (Vuma) is rapidly spreading its tentacles across Africa.

The Johannesburg-headquartered company announced today that it had signed memorandums of understanding (MOUs) with four leading African communications agencies, boosting is presence across the continent. 


Companies with untransformed workplaces may be barred from bidding for state tenders

Despite the end of apartheid more than 20 years ago, politicians and social activists still liken South African workplaces to an Irish coffee.

They disparagingly point out that South African offices resemble the hot beverage in this way: a black mass dominated by a white topping with a sprinkling of chocolate.


Communal farming could boost auctioneering industry in Limpopo

Limpopo-born auctioneering mogul Tirhani Mabunda believes that the province could benefit from a revival of communal game farming.

Mabunda, who built his fortune in auctioneering, said Limpopo had great potential to grow this industry.


Limpopo’s industrial park takes off ahead of construction

The industrial park that is being set up in the Limpopo province, close to the border with Zimbabwe, is gaining momentum.

Construction of the industrial park, known as the Musina-Makhado Special Economic Zone (SEZ), has not commenced yet, but the project is hitting the ground running and international investors are taking note.  


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