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Porsche workers snap up bonuses of nearly €10,000

FRANKFURT, Germany - German luxury carmaker Porsche on Wednesday said it would pay workers a special bonus of up to €9,656 ($11,800) each to celebrate a record year...

1 day ago

No barriers to entry for digital learning

Newly-elected president, Cyril Ramaphosa says South Africa's success depends largely on its ability to capitalise on the demands of the 21st century, and using advanced technology effectively to help move the country forward is one of them...

1 day ago

A stinging list of 'achievements' by Tom Moyane at Sars

Suspended SA Revenue Service commissioner Tom Moyane racked up a dubious list of "achievements" as head of the nation's tax collection authority, says investigative journalist Jacques Pauw...

2 days ago

Acsa staff in push to have CEO removed

Airports Company of SA (Acsa) employees are campaigning to remove Bongani Maseko, the CEO of the state-owned company, based on forensic reports recommending disciplinary action against him...

By Neels Blom 2 days ago

Health and wellness should become part of agricultural employers' long-term strategy

The looming challenges associated with an unhealthy or dissatisfied labour force requires urgent attention. "To achieve longer-term prosperity in agriculture, we must make the health and financial security of workers of all levels a priority."

2 days ago

Breaking the corporate politics taboo to get ahead

Politics was once a dirty word in business. You did not play politics to get ahead. It was just not done...

By Michelle Moss 2 days ago

Why your workers want you to celebrate International Happiness Day

Happiness may be the most subjective concept to measure, but that doesn't mean researchers steer clear. If anything, that makes it all the more appealing - here's why it's important for you and your employees, this International Happiness Day...

By Leigh Andrews 20 Mar 2018

Emirates on the hunt for experienced South African pilots

Emirates is on the hunt for experienced and technically proficient commercial pilots to fly its growing network of international routes. The airline will be hosting pilot roadshows in Johannesburg and Cape Town...

20 Mar 2018

Sharpening African manufacturers' competitive edge with technology

African countries from South Africa to Ethiopia to Nigeria are pinning some of their hope for economic growth and job creation on industrialisation...

By Matthew Kibby 20 Mar 2018

Why my startup scene is better than yours: Ghana

Which African tech startup ecosystem is the most viable for launching a business or making investments?

By Tom Jackson 20 Mar 2018

Sars boss Tom Moyane suspended

In a late-night move, President Cyril Ramaphosa has suspended South African Revenue Service (Sars) commissioner Tom Moyane.

By Penwell Dlamini 20 Mar 2018

You can't fire me, I resign!

The past year has seen many high level execs resign rather than face a disciplinary inquiry. This raises the question: does a company have any right to reject a 'resignation with immediate effect' and make the employee go through the disciplinary process...?

By Shan Radcliffe 19 Mar 2018

#StartupStory: Cognition - the Uber of tutoring

Private tutoring is in great demand, but many believe it's unaffordable. This is where Cognition.Online's tailored tutoring platform comes in - offering options to suit everyone's pocket...

By Shan Radcliffe 19 Mar 2018

Competition Tribunal gives the green light for Netcare/Akeso deal

The Competition Tribunal has approved Netcare's acquisition of Akeso Clinics, a group of 12 dedicated mental healthcare facilities...

19 Mar 2018

Sibanye files submission for Lonmin deal, even as Amcu threatens court action

As the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) steps up its campaign against Sibanye-Stillwater's all-share bid for Lonmin, threatening to interdict the deal...

By Allan Seccombe 19 Mar 2018

New charges for Eskom's head of legal services

Eskom has instituted new disciplinary charges against its suspended company secretary and head of legal services, Suzanne Daniels...

19 Mar 2018

Put your thinking caps on - Student Leadership Summit call for entry

Now in its 10th year, the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants' annual Student Leadership Summit is open for entries...

19 Mar 2018

What is an applicant tracking system and why should your recruitment team take note?

Like all areas of business, the digital era has ushered in an expectation of a faster and more effective recruitment process. Enter the Applicant Tracking System (ATS)...

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Court rescinds order that Acsa explain why it did not act against CEO

The High Court in Pretoria has rescinded an order issued last week against the Airports Company SA to provide reasons for its failure to act against its CEO, Bongani Maseko, over corruption allegations and breaches of the Public Finance Management Act...

16 Mar 2018

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Concerted campaign helps women in Kenya's flower industry get a better deal

This Valentine's Day florists are predicting sales of $95m in the UK alone. But where do they all come from?

By Lara Bianchi 16 Feb 2018

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