Restoring SARS will help address economic challenges and Kieswetter knows how – BLSA COO, Busisiwe Mavuso

By Lameez Omarjee (Fin24)   Dealing with declining tax morality and tax compliance to ensure optimal tax collection will go a long way in dealing with SA’s economic challenges, said Business Leadership South Africa’s Chief Operations Officer Busisiwe Mavuso. Mavuso spoke to Fin24 by phone on Wednesday afternoon about the state of SA’s economy. Mavuso expressed…

BLSA Connect explained: Busi Mavuso

Business Leadership SA COO Busi Mavuso says small businesses need to be adequately empowered to create more jobs for the economy to grow. The organization has launched BLSA Connect which is designed to achieve sustainable linkages and networking platform between corporate South Africa and black-owned suppliers. It aims to integrate black-owned suppliers in the value…

BLSA Connect is an answer to commitment to support small businesses

Last year Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) launched the #BusinessBelieves initiative in Alexandra Township, Johannesburg, Gauteng Province. The flagship of this campaign was the Contract which BLSA signed with South Africa. As part of the contract, BLSA committed to create more jobs by growing the economy, encourage and empower senior black leadership, invest in South…

Big business aims to ‘scale up’ ten black firms to R500m-plus enterprises in five years

By Terence Creamer (Engineering News) Big business in South Africa unveiled a new initiative on Thursday aimed at deliberately accelerating, over the coming five years, the expansion of ten established black-owned companies into “substantial” enterprises with yearly revenues of more than R500-million. Discovery CEO Adrian Gore outlined the project at a function in Johannesburg attended…