Tag: public sector

SA trade union COSATU says it won’t allow workers’ wages to be slashed

South Africa’s largest trade union federation COSATU said on Wednesday that it would not allow workers’ wages to be slashed, after Finance Minister Tito Mboweni used a budget speech to promise cuts to the public sector wage bill.

DBSA: Where we see investment opportunities in Rwanda

The Development Bank of Southern Africa has entered into the Rwandan market. The financial institution will be working closely with Development Bank of Rwanda to finance infrastructure projects by both the public and private sectors, with key focus in the transport, energy, utility services and ICT sectors. Head of Coverage: Financial Institutions, SADC Region at DBSA, Mdu Dlamini joins CNBC Africa for more.

Francis Anatogu: Nigeria needs to get export trade right to diversify the economy

Francis Anatogu, Senior Special Assistant to the Nigerian President on the Public Sector says export trade is one of the pillars Nigeria needs to get right to achieve a diversified economy. He joins CNBC Africa’s Esther Awoniyi for more.

Is South Africa planning mass layoffs in the public sector to deal with recession? Here’s what president Ramaphosa has to say…

South Africa's economy slipped into recession in the second quarter for the first time since 2009.

Business gives insight to Barbara Creecy’s 2018 Gauteng budget speech

Business gives insight to Barbara Creecy’s 2018 Gauteng budget speech

Business schools have a role to play in fighting corruption in Africa

Tahiru Azaaviele Liedong, University of Bath In 2002, the African Union reported that Africa lost about USD$148 billion through corruption every year. This represented 25% of the continent’s combined GDP at the time....

Op-Ed: S.A’s public and private sector healthcare woes can be blamed on government

South Africa's NHI White Paper cites a number of public and private sector failures are reasons to implement NHI. But who is responsible for these failures?

Africa Development Week: AIMEC, a platform for inclusive business in Africa will address inequality

The Centre will encourage inclusive business & transformative regional value chains, leading to income generation and poverty alleviation.