Steven Friedman: What business is willing to say to itself is as important, as what it says to gover

What business is willing to say to itself is as important, as what it says to government. Which is why the document, a contract with society, released by an organisation representing big business, Business Leadership SA’s Contract with South Africa may be setting a new tone not only on how business deals with government but also how…

Bonang Mohale / Sunday Times

Trust is the bedrock of any society. It enables co-operation, builds institutions and promotes trade. When trust weakens, the fabric of society shudders in response. We are experiencing a consequence of that breakdown in trust, and it is causing South Africa to shake. Evidence is mounting every day of a co-ordinated campaign to illegally access…