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Busi Sibeko

Inadequate, Inefficient And Unfocused

The government’s response to the country’s 2020 economic crisis was a huge let-down, particularly as it failed to focus on empowerment, reports Duma Gqubule.

African Leader

African Leader

Is SA Connect Ready? 

Successful implementation of the government’s broadband strategy is dependent on infrastructure, a mixed technology approach and education, writes Trevor Crighton.

Social Justice And The Economy

We cannot hope to revive the country’s economy if we don’t first examine and fix social injustice, writes Bonang Mohale.

A Call For Gender Reform

South Africa needs to apply a robust gender lens to its policy framework, writes Tasneem Fredericks, deputy president of the Black Management Forum.

Time To Transform

​Systems, infrastructure, maintenance, and data are the lynchpins of effective digital transformation and service delivery, writes Tersia Booyzen.

Gibela Rail Has Deeply Invested In South Africa’s Socio-Economic Success Through Skills Training

SPONSORED: As a proudly South Africa organisation, Gibela supports economic development based on its contractual obligations with the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa). 

Boosting Collaboration Between The Private And Public Sectors

SPONSORED: The Impact Catalyst initiative stands to play a vital role in ensuring that the private and public sectors are aligned with the National Development Plan 2030 at both a provincial and national government level.

Essential For Economic Recovery

Against the backdrop of COVID-19, effective public-private partnerships have become more critical than ever before, writes Dale Hes.

Is B-bBEE Working?

A change in thinking is needed to make empowerment more than just a box-ticking exercise. Jermaine Craig reports.

The Even Greater Depression

With South Africa’s economy heading towards its worst depression in more than a century, the COVID-19 economic crisis has presented the opportunity for a new social compact, reports Duma Gqubule.

Demonstrating Ubuntu In A Crisis

In this time of uncertainty and hardship, it’s encouraging to know that many organisations and individuals are going above and beyond to help those in distress, writes Keith Bain.

A Local Response To COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the normal functioning of local municipalities in a drastic way, reports Dale Hes.

Business Day Local Government

Business Day Local Government

The Impact Of COVID-19 On Business

The current crisis is affecting all organisations irrespective of size, sector or country of operation.

Tackling Gender Inequality

What must government and civil society do to tackle the major imbalances women still face in the workplace? Thando Pato speaks to a few female executives about the issues and possible solutions.

The Sorry State Of The Country’s SOEs

How do South African state-owned enterprises stack up against those in other countries and what are the issues surrounding them? Caiphus Kgosana investigates.

Irregular Vs Fruitless And Wasteful Expenditure

The Auditor-General’s review of state-owned enterprises has provided a glimpse of the enormity of the challenge facing the Public Enterprises Ministry and financial services institutions in turning around the dire situation caused by a combination of corruption and ineptitude, reports Jermaine Craig.