Adcorp confident it will emerge stronger from Covid-19

The group has slashed debt and improved its cost base, but says SA is still recovering from the pandemic’s effects

Veteran broadcaster Jeremy Maggs joins Brave Group

Former eNCA anchor joins Brave Group as MD of Bold, its executive communications and advisory firm

Berkshire’s cash pile grows as Warren Buffett slows activity

Cash is at a near record $145.4bn, with fairly priced acquisitions in short supply

Workforce bulks up insurance offering through acquisitions

The employment services company agrees to pay as much as R25.6m for four firms

Workforce Holdings takes revenue hit in 2020 amid Covid lockdown

The company struggled to provide employment services during the hard lockdown especially to the rest of Africa

Harmony says profits quadrupled as gold price surged and acquisitions paid off

Record rand gold prices will see net profit rise as much as 339% in the group’s half year to end-December 2020

Workforce ups IT offering with acquisition of OpenSource

The group will spend as much as R24m to acquire the online recruiter and service provider

Adcorp sells two divisions for nearly R230m

Group says units do not fit into its criteria to become ‘a leading workplace solutions company in select geographies’

Adcorp share price jumps the most in seven months as profit rises

The share price surges 133% on the company's cost containment plan to ease the effects of Covid-19

Workforce Holdings swings into a loss as Covid-19 hits job numbers

Employment services group says it is beginning to see a normalisation of demand for services

Implats names Thandi Orleyn as new board chair

Orleyn will take up the position as chair of the board of the world's third-largest platinum miner from October 14

Double whammy hastens retirement of the man who was once SA’s richest

Christo Wiese, 78, calls it a day on his career after being hit by Steinhoff scandal and then lockdown

Adcorp considers Australian exit as it prepares for post Covid-19 economy

Recruitment specialist says its focus is on stabilising the business amid pandemic

Rosstone offers services to help mitigate the ripple effect of Covid-19 on business

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Essential-service work under Covid-19 beat expectations, reports Workforce

Workforce Holdings is still providing employment services to a number of essential industries

Workforce Holdings skips dividend amid Covid-19 and recession

Labour-services group reports that the minimum wage hike that began in March 2020 has hit some of its clients

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