PRESS RELEASES - ARCHIVE
BPO SECTOR COULD SPUR JOB GROWTH AND FOREX INFLUX
With South Africa’s unemployment figures continuing to rise and the rand remaining weak against the US dollar, it is a good time to explore the investment potential of sectors that could benefit from earning foreign exchange and create jobs for many of the country’s youth.
29 Aug 2019
TO PROACTIVELY REDRESS BLACK BUSINESS PARTICIPATION IN THE ECONOMY, FOCUS ON DEMAND AND NOT SUPPLY
The public sector needs to afford South African black businesses opportunities that will ensure the sustainability and self-reliance of the country, says Jasco’s Managing Director in the Business Development Sector, Thapelo Petje.
29 Aug 2019
SOCIAL MEDIA STEALS THE POWER FROM TELECOMS OPERATORS
The non-stop growth of social media is threatening the future of African telecoms operators, with companies like Google now building their own networks instead of relying on the existing infrastructure, says Eckart Zollner, head of business development for JSE-listed ICT group Jasco.
13 Nov 2018
PROMOTE INDUSTRIES THAT CAN RAPIDLY CREATE SKILLED LABOUR TO BRIC AND THE WORLD
The trillion Rand investment target that the country seeks to attract should be spread across industries that have the potential to create a large skilled work force, says Andre Schoeman-executive at JSE listed group Jasco.
26 Jul 2018
CUSTOMER EXPECTATION DRIVE CLOSURE OF BANK BRANCHES
Standard Bank’s proposed closure of 104 branches across the country by the end of June is nothing more than a natural progression, as banks – both locally and internationally – embark on a digital transformation journey that will completely change the face of modern banking.