Volkswagen SA brings together black-owned suppliers

2016-05-05 20:23

Volkswagen wants to work with new black- and women-owned manufacturing suppliers to help South Africa reach its economic transformation goals.

Time to remove the BEE façade

2016-04-12 08:53

White-owned companies that “window dress” with BEE, only to exclude their black partners once they have secured business, is perpetuating black economic exclusion, writes Andile Ntingi.

Tender set-asides part of new BEE narrative

2016-03-15 07:30

The BEE narrative in SA is evolving and it would seem that set-asides will be the main drivers for black investors to become more actively involved in the economy.

Mining minister wants BEE tussle settled

2016-02-08 14:56

Government wants the black economic empowerment legal battle settled outside the courts in order to end uncertainty over the policy.

Mailbox: BEE – current version of Apartheid. Robbing the ‘Rainbow Nation’.

2016-01-20 08:50

Biznews community member Barry Davis believes South Africa is at a crucial turning point and if the wrong choices are made, it could lead to another Zimbabwe.

Ascendis Health strengthens BEE position

2015-12-08 16:57

Ascendis Health announced on Tuesday that it has further strengthened its BEE ownership.

UPDATE: Shanduka 'committed' to Lonmin's BEE partner

2015-11-06 19:35

Empowerment group Shanduka says it remains committed to Incwala Resources, a BEE partner of struggling platinum miner Lonmin.

Hospitality sector slates new liquor, BEE rules

2015-10-15 15:52

If certain proposed amendments to the national liquor policy and new BBBEE codes are implemented, it will have a big impact on the hospitality industry.

Rock star economist Piketty: BEE not that successful in spreading wealth

2015-10-07 11:54

Once we get past emotion, the crux is whether resources are best applied by those who accumulate them, or by those who requisition them through taxes and levies.

MTN BEE scheme readies for JSE debut

2015-09-22 09:42

A scheme for previously disadvantaged South Africans to invest in MTN is set to list on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.


Anthea Jeffery: Ratcheting up the BEE rules, yet again

2016-04-21 21:15

Soon-to-be-gazetted rules could result in ordinary pensioners - many of them black - bearing the costs of enriching a small group of BEE beneficiaries, warns an analyst.

Anthea Jeffery: BEE doesn’t work, but EED would

2016-04-08 07:22

Anthea Jeffery argues that 'economic empowerment for the disadvantaged' focuses on all the right Es: economic growth, excellent education, employment and entrepreneurship.

Chamber of Mines sees end to black ownership row

2016-03-15 07:12

The Chamber of Mines is optimistic that it will resolve a dispute with the government about the requirements for black shareholding in mining companies this year.

Michael McWilliams 2nd open letter to the ANC – Real trouble lies in local govt

2016-01-26 11:54

Biznews community member Michael McWilliams targets local government and provides ways to fix it.

Definition of black industrialists to be 'tight'

2015-12-10 20:30

The black industrialists policy is a game changer in the way that black economic empowerment has unfolded in the country, Trade and Industry minister Rob Davies says.

Hudaco heads to court over 'secret profits' in BEE deal

2015-11-11 14:53

The Hudaco group has instituted legal proceedings against Bravura Equity Services, Cadiz Asset Management and others to recover alleged secret profits of R180m.

Lonmin may shut down if share sale fails

2015-11-04 13:30

Lonmin says shareholders risk losses if they block a refinancing plan that includes a stock sale.

Riaz Gardee: Exxaro’s BEE future – an uncertain one

2015-10-13 16:02

The commodity cycle rout has left none in its wake. Riaz Gardee looks at what the current climate means to BEE deals, in particular Exxaro.

Mailbox: RWC 2015 – not the only thing Japan’s beaten SA at

2015-09-22 15:44

Following Japan's shock victory over SA, Biznews reader Mo Haarhoff says this is not only thing Japan’s beaten SA at.

Mailbox: We must work together for radical change

2015-09-15 10:54

A Fin24 reader has added to prominent businessman Herman Mashaba's criticism of SA's labour laws, calling it reverse racial discrimination and counter productive.

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