State must be open about restrictions as third wave looms


POSTED ON: May 18, 2021 IN , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
Growing evidence that a third wave of Covid infections is imminent has dampened the optimism of SA entering the second phase of its vaccination rollout this week.

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Localisation report


POSTED ON: May 17, 2021 IN , , by Admin

Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) in conjunction with Business Unity South Africa (BUSA) have launched an important research report into localisation policy. This timely report was compiled by local consulting firm Intellidex and aims to contribute to policy on promoting local manufacturing in South Africa.

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BLSA members commit to greater good


POSTED ON: May 5, 2021 IN , , by BLSA

By BLSA
A shared vision of an economically-sound South Africa post COVID-19 continues to be an inspiration to all BLSA members.

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The Eyes and Ears initiative is testimony to our commitment to fight crime


POSTED ON: April 16, 2021 IN , , , by BLSA

By BLSA
Criminals cast fear into the hearts of South Africans from all walks of life.

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Corporate leaders pledge billions to ease impact of Covid-19


POSTED ON: April 14, 2021 IN , , , , by BLSA

Executives and board members pledged 30% of their income towards debt relief for small businesses and to ease financial disruptions during the pandemic.

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Covid-19 pandemic spurs tech innovation


POSTED ON: April 9, 2021 IN , , , , by BLSA

BLSA members have, for many years, embraced technology to drive innovation and find better ways to do business while changing our social landscape.

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Timely commodities bounty should have been more bountiful


POSTED ON: April 8, 2021 IN , , , , , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
An extremely tough road lies ahead for our struggling economy in its quest to achieve strong, sustainable growth.

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Innovative tech offers support for distressed businesses


POSTED ON: April 7, 2021 IN , , , by BLSA

Technology continues to change and improve our lives in immeasurable ways.

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BUDGET |Welcome reprieve, but we shouldn’t forget Mboweni’s Argentina warnings yet


POSTED ON: February 25, 2021 IN , , , , , , , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
What a “positive” difference a few months can make in the life and finances of a country considering that just last year Finance Minister Tito Mboweni sounded alarm bells.

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Safely unlocking elements of the SA economy


POSTED ON: January 28, 2021 IN , , , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
With the resurgence in Covid-19 cases and deaths over the festive season, it was understandable that the country had to reintroduce tougher restrictions into the economy to curb its spread.

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