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29/02/2024

MEDIA STATEMENT: BLSA welcomes appointment of new Transnet executive team

Johannesburg 29 February 2024 – Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) welcomes the appointment of a permanent executive team at Transnet… continue reading

12/12/2023

E2 Safer Festive Season – Kidnappings

The number of missing and kidnapped adults and children in South Africa is alarming, and with the festive season upon… continue reading

04/12/2023

E2 Festive Season- Personal information fraud

Fraudsters are always finding new, innovative ways to swindle unsuspecting victims out of their hard-earned money.… continue reading

29/11/2023

JOINT MEDIA STATEMENT: Update on government and business collaboration

Over and above the current resources in place, business has made a commitment to look at providing additional resources over… continue reading

28/11/2023

MEDIA STATEMENT: Rubber stamping NHI Bill will have damaging consequences for SA for generations

As currently drafted, the bill limits access to healthcare for over 9 million South Africans, infringing their constitutional rights. No… continue reading

27/11/2023

Safer Festive Season: Gender-based violence

The GBV situation in the country has reached boiling point and all South Africans.… continue reading

13/11/2023

EVENT: SAICA Finance Leader’s business conference

The annual SAICA Finance Leader’s business conference will be held on 21 and 22 November 2023 at the Sandton Convention… continue reading

03/09/2023

READ: Anti-corruption working guide for South African companies

GIBS Centre for Business Ethics, in partnership with Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA), has published an Anti-Corruption Working Guide for… continue reading

10/08/2023

EVENT: Fighting Corruption – From impotence and frustration to agency and action

Business has a responsibility to play a leading role in combating the corruption which threatens South Africa’s future.… continue reading

06/03/2023

BLSA Media Release: Cabinet Reshuffle

With resolving the electricity crisis so critical to our economic prospects, BLSA hopes government will be united in implementing the… continue reading

09/02/2023

BLSA MEDIA RELEASE: SONA ADDRESS

It’s important for government to limit the use of the extra powers it has granted itself purely to address the… continue reading

01/12/2022

Conclusion: Festive season campaign 2022 E2 successes

E2 looks forward to more beneficial partnerships in 2023 that will help make South Africa good for business, and business… continue reading

01/12/2022

SAFETY TIPS: kidnappings and missing people

In the first six months of 2022 an average of 1,143 kidnappings a month were reported to the police; this… continue reading

01/12/2022

SAFETY TIPS: Hijackings

According to the crime stats, from 1 July 2022 to 20 September 2022, there were 6 149 hijackings.… continue reading

01/12/2022

SAFETY TIPS: House break-ins

The recent crime stats show that housebreak-ins are the most common crime experienced by South African residents.… continue reading