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Awards to showcase Covid-resilient EC exporters

ENTRIES have opened for the annual Exporter of the Year Awards and this year the focus will be on showcasing exporters’ achievements despite the...

Manufacturing conference to shine spotlight on Special Economic Zones

THE inaugural BRICS Manufacturing Conference, to be held on 26 March in Sandton, will shine a spotlight on Special Economic Zones (SEZs), which have...

New employment Bill set to shake up hiring. Are you prepared?

By Donné Nieman WITH more than 11 million people currently unemployed in South Africa, the Employment Services Amendment Bill aims to redress high numbers of...

SME financing: know your options

DESPITE the recent easing of certain lockdown restrictions, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have been under pressure for some time due to a sluggish...

Event to shine spotlight on African procurement opportunities

THE inaugural Made in Africa event takes place on 13 and 14 April 2021. The online programme will bring together purchasing decision makers, policymakers,...

Millions for promising social innovators

MEAT Naturally and Agricool Finance were awarded joint first place in the SAB Foundation’s 10th Annual Social Innovation Awards, while Leafline Washable Sanitary Wear...

SEZ off to a sizzling start in 2021

JUST one month into 2021 the Coega Development Corporation (CDC), developer and operator of the Coega Special Economic Zone (SEZ), says it has already...

New tax laws – 10 key changes you need to know about

President Cyril Ramaphosa recently signing three tax Acts into law. Jean du Toit, Head of Tax Technical at Tax Consulting SA unpacks what you need...

Pre-fabulous! COVID clinics among hundreds of mobile buildings erected in record time

OVER a nine-month period, Kwikspace executed 630 projects, delivering and erecting more than 1 700 prefabricated, relocatable buildings covering 55 000 m² . Of these,...

SMEs see light at the end of COVID tunnel

FOLLOWING a year of unprecedented challenges, South African small and medium enterprises (SMEs) appear to have seen a glimmer of light at the end...

Surge in fraudulent credit applications – how you can avoid becoming a victim

WHETHER you are a person who keeps a low profile or a company in the limelight, anyone can be a victim of identity fraud...

SA entrepreneurs urged to join world-first skydiving elevator pitch

THE sky is quite literally the limit for daring entrepreneurs following the launch of Pitch Up in The Sky, the first elevator pitch event...

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Metals, engineering indaba to tackle SA power supply problems

THE Southern African Metals and Engineering Indaba, which takes place on 24 and 25 May at the IDC Auditorium in Sandton will probe the...

Does extension of COVID loan scheme mean it’s a failure?

By Thakhani Masindi THE National Treasury, the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) and the Banking Association South Africa launched the Loan Guarantee Scheme on 12...

Desalination plant won’t be enough to avert NMB water crisis, chamber warns

ORGANISED business in Nelson Mandela Bay has welcomed the Council’s recent green light for the construction of a seawater desalination plant but warned that...

A Sage new way for SMEs to automate business accounting

FNB and cloud business management company Sage have announced a partnership that they say will simplify the process of transferring financial transaction history to...