Jubilation for New BP Boss – 31 August 2017

Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi has congratulated Priscillah Mabelane on her appointment as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of BP Southern Africa. Mabelane’s appointment is with effect from 1 September, six years after joining the organisation in 2011 as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), and then Operations Director, United Kingdom. “The appointment of Ms Mabelane comes…

Retirement funds default regulations in effect in September – 28 August 2017

Treasury has issued the final retirement funds default regulations which will take effect on 1 September 2017. The final default regulations are the outcome of an extensive consultative process between National Treasury, industry, the Financial Services Board (FSB) and other interested stakeholders. The first draft of the default regulations was published for public comment on…

Cooperatives contribute to economic transformation – 28 August 2017

President Jacob Zuma says through cooperatives, ordinary people have been empowered to participate in the economy and generate income while giving meaning to government’s call for radical economic transformation. Cooperatives are also at the centre of the much-needed village and township economic revival and are an example of the spirit of “vuk’uzenzele”. “Co-operatives are proven…