BLSA hails Finfind’s SMME initiative amid Covid-19


POSTED ON: August 28, 2020 IN , by Admin

FinFind, which provides online access to finance solutions for SMMEs, is launching a comprehensive study on the impact of Covid-19 on this sector.

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A lesson in transparency and trust


POSTED ON: August 27, 2020 IN , by Admin

By Busi Mavuso

It is important that government keep the nation informed on the reasons for its decisions. This will breathe confidence into the ability of the state.

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Rebuilding an organisation gutted by state capture


POSTED ON: August 25, 2020 IN , by Admin

The job of rebuilding SARS has been an immensely difficult task because of the extent of the damage done in the state capture era, SARS commissioner Edward Kieswetter told BLSA members at an online webcast on Thursday.

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Second-quarter contraction and the bounce-back


POSTED ON: August 20, 2020 IN , by Admin

By Busi Mavuso

The impact of the initial ‘hard lockdown’ is going to make for some shocking reading when GDP figures are released early next month.

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Now to restart this economy


POSTED ON: August 18, 2020 IN , by Admin

By Busi Mavuso

Government’s recovery strategy must actually move the needle and not be just another document.

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Lead by example


POSTED ON: August 4, 2020 IN by Admin

With Covid-19 infections rising sharply, it’s important that political leaders and business leaders in SA lead by example in curbing the spread.

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Confidence is in a trough as infections start to peak


POSTED ON: August 3, 2020 IN , by Admin

By Busi Mavuso

Boosting confidence is critical for our economic recovery – easier said than done considering the tales of corruption around the management of the health pandemic.

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BLSA CEO’s weekly 3 August


POSTED ON: IN , by Admin

By Busi Mavuso

The time for talking is done. We must now become obsessed with implementation – it’s the only thing that matters.

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Special task team to combat covid-19 corruption


POSTED ON: August 2, 2020 IN , by Admin

By Tebele Luthuli

Perhaps many South Africans have become apathetic about corruption because they never see things improving.

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Reality bites with IMF loan


POSTED ON: July 29, 2020 IN , , by Admin

By Busi Mavuso

SA is being bailed out by the IMF because we can’t finance the Covid-19 battle ourselves. That’s because of our low growth over the last five years.

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