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Develops East Manganese. By Nelendhre Moodley.

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.

Green Thinking For A Green Future

“Green jobs” and a “green economy” sound like they are extreme and can be misleading, but they play a vital role in helping to make economies and communities more sustainable, reports Trevor Crighton.

The COVID-19 Gender Divide

While everyone is affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, women, particularly poor women, are bearing the brunt of economic and social challenges. Thando Pato finds out why.

Minerals Council

Minerals council supports further reforms to improve energy security and foster economic recovery and growth.

An African Gateway

The South African economy has a dual opportunity to self-sustain while serving as the blueprint for growth for other economies within the continent. By Levi Letsoko.

Mining Matters

*As seen in our Industry Snapshot* State of the industry. By Nelendhre Moodley.

Franchise Sector Ready To Roll Up Its Sleeves To Assist In The Economic Recovery

The Franchise Association of South Africa (FASA) held its AGM and its board was able to take cognisance of government’s proposed growth plans.

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.

Budget Speech Bodes Well For Bill Payments

SPONSORED: The 2021 Budget Speech painted a hopeful picture for South Africans, especially given the prediction that the economy is expected to rebound by 3.3% this year, following a 7.2% contraction in 2020.

South Africa’s Energy Outlook For 2021

By Prashaen Reddy, Principal at global management consultancy Kearney.

Economic Outlook For 2021

A long road to recovery.

Can Industry Really Get Mining To Above 10% Of GDP?

If South Africa’s mining sector could create the right framework to bolster industry, it could very well push mining’s contribution of gross domestic product (GDP).

Minerals Council Supports #PAYIN30 Initiative

South Africa’s economic crisis, worsened by the Covid-19 pandemic, is taking a high toll on SME enterprises. 

Essential For Economic Recovery

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

Levelling The Playing Field

The local manufacturing sector is building its digital capacity. By Anthony sharpe.

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.

Key Considerations To Unlocking Mining’s Potential

Whatever form a post-COVID-19 recovery takes, it won’t change the basic requirements of a thriving mining sector.

Life After COVID-19: Which Sectors Are Set To Thrive In Africa?

In the wake of COVID-19, Africa has the chance to transform what much of the world sees as insurmountable challenges into monumental opportunities.” – Christopher OH Williams, president of African Leadership University.