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South Africa: Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Commission To Host A Women Empowerment Conference for Awareness on Women Opportunities and Call for Companies to Increase Representation of Black Women on Boards and Ownership Structures

The B-BBEE Commission will host its first Women Empowerment Conference, with the theme Advancing Women Economic Empowerment through the B-BBEE Act, on 24 August 2018 at Velmore Hotel, Erasmia, Pretoria in Gauteng, from 08:00-14:00, which …

South Africa: Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Commission To Host A Women Empowerment Conference for Awareness on Women Opportunities and Call for Companies to Increase Representation of Black Women on Boards and Ownership Structures

The B-BBEE Commission will host its first Women Empowerment Conference, with the theme Advancing Women Economic Empowerment through the B-BBEE Act, on 24 August 2018 at Velmore Hotel, Erasmia, Pretoria in Gauteng, from 08:00-14:00, which …

South Africa: Trade and Industry Portfolio Committee Chairperson welcomes Sugar Tariffs Recommendation

Parliament#39;s Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry Chairperson has welcomed the decision by the Minister of Trade and Industry to endorse the International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa’s (ITAC’s) recommendation to adjust sugar tariffs.…

South Africa: Trade and Industry Portfolio Committee Chairperson welcomes Sugar Tariffs Recommendation

Parliament#39;s Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry Chairperson has welcomed the decision by the Minister of Trade and Industry to endorse the International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa’s (ITAC’s) recommendation to adjust sugar tariffs.…

Researchers Plot Maps, Collect Data to Fight Future Infectious Disease Outbreaks

With the Democratic Republic of Congo facing its second major Ebola outbreak this year, emergency responders have worked to contain the spread of the disease. Scientists, meanwhile, are testing the effectiveness of experimental vaccines in …