Archive for November, 2020

Pessimism over SA’s recovery from junk status

November 30, 2020 9:47 am7 comments
Mining activities in Africa

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH Africa must speedily implement business-friendly legislation, as part of economic reforms, if it is to pull itself out of the economic quagmire. The proposal by a business executive follows rating agencies Moody’s Investor Services and Fitch Ratings recently pushing South Africa’s credit rating further into junk. Paul […]

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4IR to create more jobs than it takes over

November 27, 2020 4:24 am11 comments
SEACOM Chief Executive Officer, Byron Clatterbuck

by MTHULISI SIBANDA  JOHANNESBURG – A TECHNOLOGY expert has urged society to look into the brighter side of fourth industrial revolution (4IR) than focus on the millions of jobs it will displace. Byron Clatterbuck, Chief Executive Officer of SEACOM, said it was thus needless for the world to be depressed about […]

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Avon commits revenue to fight gender-based violence

November 26, 2020 2:28 pm6 comments
Avon Managing Director for  Turkey, Middle East and Africa, Mafahle Mareletse

by AKANI CHAUKE  JOHANNESBURG – GLOBAL beauty and cosmetics brand, Avon Justine, has amplified its ongoing fight against gender-based violence by pledging part of revenue from the sale of products to organisations combatting this scourge. The pledge- which builds on Avon’s US$1 million commitment to support frontline services during initial coronavirus (COVID-19) […]

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