Although most reported crimes are down, the increase in violent crimes, which include sexual offences, are a great concern, says Fouche Burgers, national project manager at Business Leadership SA (BLSA).
As Business Leadership South Africa, we support the call on government to rethink its decision on the ban of cigarette and alcohol sales in order to steer SA’s economy back on path to recovery.
Business Leadership South Africa extends its unwavering support to Business for South Africa (B4SA) in its response to the Covid-19 pandemic and the economic shock it has caused.
Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) has thrown its support behind the #NoExcuse initiative which aims to tackle gender-based violence (GBV) during the national lockdown.
Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) and the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) have launched a new initiative to provide hygiene hampers to disadvantaged communities in Gauteng as the country battles the COVID-19 pandemic.
Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) has welcomed the dramatic efforts by President Cyril Ramaphosa to restrict the spread of COVID-19 commonly known as coronavirus by declaring this pandemic as a national disaster.
The Eyes and Ears Initiative (E2) is an official joint crime fighting initiative between the South African Police Service (SAPS), Business Against Crime South Africa (BACSA) and the Private Security Industry (PSI) whereby the PSI formally cooperates with the SAPS by relaying information directly to the Provincial Operational Command Centre (POCC) and in some instances, receiving such relevant information directly from it.
Business Against Crime South Africa, the South African Police Services and the private security industry started with the Eyes and Ears (E2) Initiative in the Western Cape on 2020/03/04.
Business Leadership South Africa raises alarm about something that looks like a knee-jerk response and/or an easy fix for what’s seemingly exasperated policymakers – prescribed assets.
The South African delegation heads to the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos next week after a successful Business Economic Indaba hosted by Business Unity South Africa (BUSA).
Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) has re-affirmed its commitment to support the 16 Days of Activism For No Violence Against Women and Children. The campaign runs from 25 November to 10 December and is supported by the United Nations. BLSA has continuously voiced its anger against violence against women and children. We are part of…
Business Leadership SA has congratulated Andre de Ruyter on being appointed as CEO of Eskom. Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan announced this afternoon that De Ruyter, who is currently CEO of Nampak, would take over from Phakamani Hadebe who left Eskom earlier this year. “As organised business, we see your appointment as a vital step…