Manyi slates Solidarity comment that BEE is 'insulting'

2015-08-21 15:42

Mzwanele Jimmy Manyi says 'white-owned' business has betrayed reconciliation, while Solidarity believes empowerment policies are insulting to blacks.

Commission to police BEE fronting

2015-08-12 06:51

Companies and employers could face criminal prosecution for fronting as black empowerment entities if found guilty by a soon-to-be-established watchdog.

Draft BEE regulations must be rejected – pushing SA over a fiscal cliff

2015-07-22 15:11

The Institute for Race Relations' Anthea Jeffery argues that the draft BEE regulations should immediately be rejected.

Motsepe: Mining sector will overcome difficult times

2015-07-12 12:00

SA can overcome its mining industry challenges, as long as global shareholders look at it as a competitive and a good industry to invest in, says Patrice Motsepe.

Time to halt BEE – replace with “economic empowerment for the disadvantaged”

2015-07-08 15:36

It is time to call a halt to BEE, which needs to be replaced by a new focus on “economic empowerment for the disadvantaged”, says an analyst.

The true value of SA's BEE deals revealed

2015-06-29 07:48

A massive R317bn generated shows that recent statements that BEE deals do not create substantial value are false, according to research by Intellidex.

Xolani Qubeka: new BEE codes will compel private sector to transform faster

2015-06-23 16:36

A small business analyst warns entrepreneurs that they shouldn't wait for hand-outs but instead focus on the sectors they intend to grow in.

Slow paced JSE transformation a ticking time bomb

2015-06-19 13:20

Fatima Vawda, founder and CEO of 274 investment managers, says blacks own or have direct influence of 3% of the R12trn invested on the Stock Exchange.

Herman Mashaba on BEE, labour laws and the state of education

2015-05-26 15:48

Herman Mashaba, founder of Black Like Me Limited, believes race-based economic transformation policies will undermine economic growth and polarise society.

Davies withdraws BEE change after company backlash

2015-05-19 15:53

Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has scrapped a plan to change BEE rules that threatened to put new investment deals in the country on hold for months.


Anthea Jeffery: Race-based empowerment sidelines majority – undermines Constitution

2015-08-19 17:31

Anthea Jeffery argues that race-based empowerment helps only a relatively small black elite.

Pace of transformation in SA remains slow

2015-07-27 16:06

The pace of transformation in top management in South Africa remains slow, the Commission for Employment Equity’s annual report reveals.

R2.4bn BEE pot matures for Woolworths staff

2015-07-16 11:53

A black economic empowerment scheme of Woolworths, which has created R2.4bn for its participants, has now matured, says the company.

Latest on Mediclinic's Mpilo 1 BEE restructure

2015-07-09 14:01

Mediclinic and Mpilo 1 have agreed to a Mpilo 1 BEE restructure, the company has announced.

Business must step up to plate as dti dithers on BEE

2015-06-29 10:40

While the Department of Trade and Industry dithers on empowerment codes, the onus remains on big business to transform its supply chains, says an expert.

Allan Greenblo: Opposite approaches – so which BEE “policy” is the ANC’s real one?

2015-06-24 15:43

ANC policy on pension funds seems confusing and contradictory - but only one approach deserves support, says a retirement industry analyst.

Gold Fields may be safe from US action over BEE deal

2015-06-22 11:12

The US Securities Exchange Commission has recommended not taking action against Gold Fields over a 2010 black economic empowerment deal.

Motsepe says he backs meaningful BEE in SA

2015-06-05 09:56

While there should be more focus on entrepreneurship and business competitiveness in SA, billionaire businessman Patrice Motsepe says he still ultimately supports BEE.

Tim Modise with City Press Editor Ferial Haffajee

2015-05-25 16:46

BEE beneficiary Ferial Haffajee is a praise singer of transformation and argues that economic marginalisation of the youth is the big issue SA must confront.

Mining companies on the warpath over BEE

2015-05-17 15:00

Dewald van Rensburg looks at government’s change of heart on black ownership of mines.

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