Uncertainty reigns over banks’ transformation targets

2017-09-19 13:54

Will new regulations oblige banks and financial services institutions to comply with radical targets in an attempt to accelerate black ownership and inclusion?

Black contractors viewed with suspicion

2017-09-17 06:00

There is a culture of institutional suspicion in the construction industry as black contractors’ ability to undertake construction projects is being questioned.

BEE in construction should be more than just ticking boxes

2017-09-12 05:00

It is not enough for the construction industry to simply comply with the minimum requirements of BEE, says Gregory Mofokeng of the the Black Business Council in the Built Environment.

Black franchise owners shy away from sector

2017-09-10 06:01

The franchise industry has managed to grow amid difficult economic conditions, but has attracted fewer black franchise owners over the past year.

Banks seek to take charge of transformation agenda

2017-09-06 09:39

South Africa’s banks want to take charge of the transformation agenda by becoming more robust in their transformation strategy, according to the Banking Association of SA.

Lonmin: Five years after Marikana

2017-08-16 07:00

Lonmin is not the same company it was five years ago, before the Marikana massacre took place.

Man spends thousands on surgery – to look like an elf!

2017-08-11 16:32

He refers to himself as a trans-species.

Mkhize: Financial sector must be at forefront of transformation

2017-08-03 17:02

ANC Treasurer General Zweli Mkhize says transformation in the South African economy starts in the financial sector.

‘Failure to transform is hampering growth’

2017-07-30 06:00

The black majority, particularly Africans, should never be apologetic in their quest to own and control South Africa’s wealth and economy in a manner that is proportionate to their size, “if not more”.

Exposure is everything, says one of SA's best M&A lawyers

2017-07-16 06:00

Being one of the best commercial law brains in the country, it’s easy to see why Peter Tshisevhe has a good chance of plotting the change the legal sector desperately needs


Sim goes it alone

2017-09-17 06:00

Standard Bank boss affirms the group’s strategy that, although it was criticised, appointing two CEOs in 2013 made sense.

Here’s a list of seven celebrities who underwent staggering transformations for their movie roles

2017-09-15 14:13

It’s safe to say that celebrities go to some extreme lengths to channel their characters in a movie.

New empowerment policy needed for mining in SA - IRR

2017-09-10 16:40

An entire new approach to empowerment in mining is needed, that will focus on economic empowerment for the disadvantaged, the Institute of Race Relations has argued in a new report.

Sad state of transformation in fund management sector

2017-09-10 06:01

As black people manage less than 5% of available funds, calls are growing for a change in allocations.

INFOGRAPHIC: The face of Lonmin 5 years after Marikana

2017-08-16 19:43

Lonmin is not the same company it was five years ago, before the Marikana massacre took place. Fin24 highlights what has changed.

Loss-making mines can’t drive development – Lonmin CEO

2017-08-13 21:30

While there is still a long road ahead for South Africa's mines to tackle transformation, loss-making mines can’t drive the necessary development, says Lonmin CEO Ben Magara.

Toyota creates R42m empowerment fund

2017-08-09 10:52

Toyota has announced the creation of an empowerment fund with start-up funding worth R42m, to help promote transformation in the automotive industry.

Disruption of SA tourism will come from outside - CEO

2017-08-02 07:16

What keeps him awake at night is that disruption of the SA tourism industry will likely come from the outside, says Sisa Ntshona, CEO of SA Tourism.

SMEs want big miners to give them a chance

2017-07-16 12:51

Entrepreneurs are seeking a chance to prove their worth to major mining companies.

Laastedrif an example of transformation in farming

2017-06-30 18:03

By growing and diversifying farming and business activities, Laastedrif has managed to guarantee financial stability and sustainability.

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