Business on high alert

2015-05-20 06:00

THE Amanzimtoti business community is on high alert following the publication­ of the amended BBBEE Act.

The alert had the following heading in the media: “DTI has just kicked broad-based black ownership in the teeth for the second time”.

The Durban South Business Forum (DSBF) proactively identified the urgent need to be kept up to date on how to position businesses sustainability in these challenging times of sweeping transformation.

Accordingly, the entire Amanzimtoti business community is invited to a briefing in this regard by Pieter du Toit from the Department Trade and Industry (DTI). His authority and expertise is recognised­ and respected by his peers.

Aspects covered will include the amended BBBEE Act, fronting the amended BBBEE codes: QSEs, the amended BBBEE codes: large companies, changes to the above (May 2015), the status of industry charters and the way forward.

The briefing will be at Lordand#039;s and Legends­ on Monday, 25 May at 6.30pm for 7pm.

Cost is R85 per person which includes dinner and a question and answer session.

Booking is essential for catering purposes with Charmaine at

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