Leadership Pulse – South Africa – Week 38

Leadership is the most important factor in true business success.

The South African marketplace is truly Brutaful ( Brutal AND Beautiful) .The challenges facing our South African CEO’s are a wonderful crucible for true leadership .More excitement in our week 38 pulse view .

CR battles with African migrant backlash😳; world’s largest ever Green energy plan worth R160 billion takes shape in SA to save Eskom💰🏭;7th loan for SA from BRICS bank as SANRAL get R7 billion to upgrade roads🛣💸; CR questions Mkhwebane’s political motives for 1st time💣; ACSA reports steep fall in profits as cost pressure & revenue declines bite🛬; Transnet signs 10th manganese contract worth R3 billion🚂; SA industrialization drive to benefit from UK trade deal says Patel🏗; CR17 funding saga has lobby groups demanding political funding transparency🛎; SARS aims to ban state capture complicit companies Bain & Gartner⚖; Joseph Mathunjwa set to retain AMCU leadership😤; corruption busters aim to get back R560 mil for SABC🥳; CR announces further R1.1 bn to fight abuse against women😊🤞; date for medium-term budget moves back by a week💰💸; minerals council wants carbon tax shelved😢; no evidence that JZ was ever poisoned says NPA😱; Lesetja Kganyago endorses Tito Mbonweni’s structural reform debate, plans gain traction & solid debate within cabinet💪👏🏻🙏; Old mutual v Moyo public row claims 1st scalp as Pinky Moholi resigns from board👀; VBS in court to recover money & liquidate Brian Shivambu’s Sgameka👌🏽👋; Icasa heads towards much anticipated spectrum allocation🤞; SARB leaves interest rates unchanged despite gloomier growth forecasts for 2020📊; 3000 new law enforcement officers & 150 investigators for Western Cape👩🏽‍✈️; Eskom asks Interpol for help as leaks shed light on how Gupta’s laundered money around the globe💰⛓; govt deploys 80 highly paid experts across SA to sort out municipalities💥; SAA to get R5.5bn capital injection end sept✈️; annual CPI rises to 4.3% in aug as bread & pap prices shock📈; petrol prices expected to drop in oct despite recent oil spikes⛽; internationally, supposed Iran drone strikes hit 2 Saudi oil facilities, cuts 50% of Saudi oil supply as prices skyrocket 20% before paring gains🛢🚀; India cuts corporate tax rates in $20bn boost to growth⬇; Zim freezes bank Acc’s of country’s biggest fuel supplier & car dealerships🥶; World bank in talks with Nigeria for fresh $2.5 billion loan💸; US FED cuts rates by 0.25% as expected, hawkish statement notes global slowdown & trade war concerns🏦; global household wealth drops for 1st time since 2008 crisis⌛; Israel collation talks loom as Netanyahu trails Gantz🧨; Brexit chaos as Supreme Court to rule whether Boris lied to the Queen over parliamentary suspension🤥; US manufacturing production rebounds in Aug📊; report on 50 worst performing currencies past 5 yrs & ZAR is not one of them ☝; indices, JSE@56406⬇; DOW@26935⬇; FTSE@7341⬇; R/$14.92;R/£18.61;R/€16.45;Bitcoin $10103; sports front, Bokke take on mighty All Blacks as World Cup Japan hits fever pitch🏉; Kyle Abbott shatters all 1st class records claiming 17/86 in county championship🏏; Proteas dismantled by dominant Kohli & India . ( Thanks to Dan Thomalla )

Now …..Instead of getting back onto our “new week treadmill” ,what real Leadership change will we embark on this next week ?

By | 2019-09-21T06:53:59+00:00 September 21st, 2019|

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