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Poor labour relations blamed for Generations impasse

We speak to various parties to the unresolved Generations conflict, including labour relations consultant Mike Miles

Lesotho in limbo

BDlive Africa editor Nick Kotch talks about the situation in neighbouring Lesotho, where the military is claimed to have staged a coup, a claim the miltary denies

Madonsela urges restraint from ‘mudslinging’

Public protector comes under verbal attack after saying that President Jacob Zuma had not responded adequately to her report’s recommendations regarding improvements to his Nkandla homestead

BUSINESS DAY TV: RCL Foods ‘comfortable with Rainbow strategy, but not with results’

RCL Foods CEO Miles Dally speaks about group’s full-year results, Rainbow’s performance and why sugar is a good bet over the long term

Smartphones replace the cumbersome wallet

We hear from the experts why paying using your cellphone is just as secure as a credit card

BUSINESS DAY TV: Productivity key to Implats’s long-term plans

Impala Platinum CEO Terence Goodlace talks about the group’s annual results and the comprehensive strategic replanning exercise it has initiated

UJ solar team lead South African challenge

Thirteen local and international teams will take part in a race that will see them drive their solar-powered cars across the country in the Sasol Solar Challenge

BUSINESS DAY TV: Sun International benefits from ‘clever promotions’

Sun International CEO Graeme Stephens speaks about group’s full-year results, the effect of a smoking ban in Chile and the results of a cost-cutting initiative

BUSINESS DAY TV: SA ‘does not have the right skills mix’

Kevin Lings, Stanlib chief economist, author of The Missing Piece, discusses his book, which calls on government to offer more support to business

Dramatic turnaround in performance managed government schools

In this video we speak to educators from schools that have undergone PMDP training, and Dayalan Govender from PwC about why developing skills in school principals and department heads is producing excellent results

Sanlam Cape Town Marathon heads for the big league

The Sanlam Cape Town Marathon attracts athletes from around the world. This year's event boasts a new course with substantial prizes up for grabs

Young African artists connecting with buyers on the internet

In this video we talk to Julie Taylor, a social anthropologist with a difference, who is using technology to bring art into the lives of ordinary people

BUSINESS DAY TV: No alarm bells to be concerned about — Capitec

Carl Fischer, marketing and corporate affairs executive at Capitec Bank, on why the bank vehemently disagrees with Moody’s downgrade

Tim Noakes talks about the Banting diet

BDlive talks to author of The Real Meal Revolution, Tim Noakes, to get more insight into his controversial high-fat, low-carbohydrate eating plan known as the Banting diet

Internal audit conference urges honesty, integrity

The public protector and other high-profile individuals talk about why auditors need to ask the right questions when it comes to ensuring that private and government finance is managed properly

BUSINESS DAY TV: Reigning in reckless lending

National Credit Regulator CEO Nomsa Motshegare discusses allegations of reckless lending against African Bank, other lenders

Searching for the next meal in the City of Gold

The city of Johannesburg lures people from across the country and the continent with the promise of a better life, but even in one of Africa’s richest cities thousands slip between the cracks

VIDEO: SA railway locomotive technology means jobs for locals

We hear from engineers about the new integrated systems display developed by Ansys and the company's R188m contract to supply equipment for Transnet’s new locomotives

VIDEO: New book sheds light on how young entrepreneurs think

Entrepreneur and businessman Paseka Kalaku talks about his book ‘Tips from South Africa’s Best Young Entrepreneurs’ and how young South Africans need to look for business opportunities

VIDEO: Gender parity ‘within reach’ in owner-managed businesses

Gugu Mjadu from Business Partners talks to us about the challenges that women in owning their own businesses

The role of women judges

BDlive speaks to Justice Minister Tshililo Masutha about the role of women, the achievement of women and the transformation in the judicial system

Joburg officials involved in electricity theft arrested

Johannesburg mayor Parks Tau talks about the measures the city has implemented to recover the R200m in lost electricity revenue

Numsa calls for transparency at Eskom

Numsa’s general secretary Irvin Jim addresses journalist in Johannesburg

VIDEO: Gender equity not evident in SA boardrooms

Cordelia Selamolela speaks to Tumi Seaketso from PwC about the contribution women can make in the corporate world when their unique talents are applied in the boardroom

ANC wants more money for party politicians

ANC chief whip Phumelele Sizani briefs media on what was discussed at the ANC caucus lekgotla, which came out in support of taxpayers having to pay more to fund activities of members of parliament

Human settlements minister promises 1.5-million homes

Minister of Human Settlements Lindiwe Sisulu talks about the challenges her department faces and the solutions she hopes to implement to eradicate slum living on the fringes of South Africa’s cities

Finding the correct solutions to our mathematics problems

We talk to Prof Ingrid Rewitzky from the Faculty of Science at the University of Stellenbosch about the current mathematics curriculum in South Africa and where the problems lie

Chaos at Gauteng legislature as EFF sit-in turns violent

What was meant to be a peaceful Economic Freedom Fighters’ march turns into chaos when EFF members led by party Julius Malema enter the Gauteng legislature by force

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