BLSA lauds announcement on energy security and SAA partnership


POSTED ON: June 11, 2021 IN , , , , , , by BLSA

Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) welcomes yesterday’s announcement by President Cyril Ramaphosa that the licensing exemption threshold for own generation under schedule 2 of the Electricity Regulation Act, (ERA) will be lifted to 100MW. The own generation threshold was higher than business had hoped for and means that firms such as mines and large industrial…

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Eyes and Ears, Memeza crime operation yields positive results


POSTED ON: June 10, 2021 IN , , , , by BLSA

Business Leadership SA has hailed efforts by the Eyes and Ears initiative and Memeza crime-fighting project to tackle crime at non-fee-paying schools.

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Economic reform is for all spheres of society


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

By Busi
S&P Global Ratings’ decision to leave SA’s rating unchanged is a welcome relief

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Local isn’t just lekker – it’s essential


POSTED ON: May 24, 2021 IN , , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
As business we welcome government’s push to boost localisation.

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Collapsing municipalities could be the final nail in Eskom’s coffin


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

By Busi Mavuso
Eskom’s problems are a result of a cocktail of factors.

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BLSA, BUSA launch research report into localisation policy


POSTED ON: IN , , by BLSA

By BLSA
Today Business Leadership South Africa and Business Unity South Africa jointly launched a localisation report that seeks to contribute to policy on promoting local manufacturing in SA.

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Eskom’s restructuring vital to secure energy future


POSTED ON: May 11, 2021 IN , , , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
Eskom’s restructuring is the only way to secure a stable and secure energy supply and put an end to 13 years of load-shedding.

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Unions are right to blame Eskom’s former management – but it doesn’t help


POSTED ON: May 10, 2021 IN , , , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
Power shortages have been a major impediment to SA’s economic growth.

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BLSA CEO’s letter 10 May


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By Busi Mavuso
Energy policy reform is key to our economic recovery.

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Businesses push to minimise impact of Covid-19


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

By BLSA
Businesses across the country have responded with vigour and urgency to help address the economic impact of the Coronavirus. 

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