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25Jun 2019

Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts. Carbon Tax was introduced on the 1st June 2019. The primary rationale in introducing the tax was to introduce a “Polluter Pays” system in order to deter activities that impact climate change in line with SDG 13. Climate change activism is on the increase with […]

28May 2019

There is one truth about change: It’s going to happen. Technology, consumer demand, globalization, competition, and the economy—all of these factors contribute to the need for every business to move with the times in order to survive.  Companies that want to grow, have to change to remain viable and continue growing. That’s the very nature […]

28May 2019

The outcome of the national elections is a clear indication that, while the ANC lost regional support, many voted in effect for Ramaphosa nationally. This gives the President the mandate he requires to put his reformist policies in place. The following extract from a post-election Business Unity South Africa (BUSA) media statement clearly details the […]

28May 2019

Recently released, the United Nations’ global assessment of environmental health is grim: biodiversity declining at an unprecedented rate, one million species at risk of extinction, human populations in jeopardy if the trajectory is not reversed. The report goes on to note the biggest culprits as: Turning forests, grasslands and other areas into farms, cities and […]

28May 2019

With the imminent introduction of Carbon Tax, it is important to know how this will affect your business. While your business may not be directly affected by the tax, your suppliers may well have to pass on additional costs incurred as a result of it. So, let’s explore who and what will be subject to […]