Monthly Archives: Jul 2011


On Sunday, 31 July, Muslims in South Africa will mark the start of the holy month of Ramadan. On behalf of the government and people of South Africa we wish the Muslim community well over the fast.   Ramadan is a time of fasting and prayer when members of the […]

President’s Ramadan Message







So you thought this could never happen to you? Your company has been around for years, production seems fine or so you thought.   Then the economy hits or your company loses a huge client, the competition gets really competitive. There is many possible reasons why a company retrenches.   […]

Surviving being Retrenched



Call for Nominations – Nominate your training programme now! The Achiever Awards honour and recognise companies (of all sizes), government departments and organisations who are setting the standard in skills development and have implemented effective and relevant skills development and training programmes for their employees.   The programmes will have […]

Achiever Awards 2011 | 6 September | CSIR ICC