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Construction companies in danger of downgraded B-BBEE status - survey

According to a snap survey by TaranisCo Advisory, a large number of construction companies are in danger of having their B-BBEE status downgraded...

14 May 2018

Playing fields not quite level, despite progress

More than 50% of sport federations in South Africa have reported senior and underage representative teams that are well below the envisaged 50% representation target...

7 May 2018

Summit connects disabled learners to potential employers

Hundreds of disabled learners had the opportunity to meet corporates seeking to employ people with disabilities...

25 Apr 2018

Public comment sought on BEE codes

The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) is seeking public comment on the proposed amendments to the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Amendment (B-BBEE) Codes of Good Practice...

24 Apr 2018

How to prepare for BBBEE verification

Whether businesses are start-up operations or listed entities, they need to meet specific Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) criteria to conduct business in South Africa, especially with government bodies and public-sector organisations.

23 Apr 2018

New study says the gender gap in science could take generations to fix

Without further interventions, the gender gap in the science workforce is likely to persist for generations, particularly in surgery, computer science, physics and maths...

By Luke Holman 20 Apr 2018

Companies still fronting through trusts

Companies are still dabbling in fronting through the use of trusts, the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Commission says...

18 Apr 2018

'Once empowered always empowered' victory may be a hollow one

The Chamber of Mines emerged victorious when the High Court ruled last week that South African mining companies aren¹t required to top up black ownership levels if they have previously met the minimum requirements...

9 Apr 2018

Targets and quotas: The impersonal arithmetic of transformation

Are you a designated employer seeking to prepare your Employment Equity Plan (EE Plan) for the first time or renew an existing EE Plan...?

By Lauren Salt and JJ van der Walt 7 Mar 2018