Category: Newsletter

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Enterprise Development Inconsistency – EconoBEE Newsletter – 14 September 2011

Enterprise Development inconsistency could cost you 12.75 points Enterprise Development is worth 15 points for generics, or 25 for QSEs. It differs slightly for some sector codes. Enterprise Development Definition There are many ways of earning points on Enterprise Development. One of the most controversial aspects of ED is the...

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Win more government tenders – EconoBEE Newsletter – 08 September 2011

Dear Name Recently revised procurement regulations will have a major impact on the way government tenders are awarded. PPPFA & Tenders – How to Create & Evaluate tenders using the new PPPFA National Treasury regulations regarding evaluation of tenders will be changed as from the 7th December 2011. Evaluation of...

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PPPFA – Moving forwards – EconoBEE Newsletter – 05 September 2011

PPPFA – Moving forwards 2011 has been the most successful year to date for BEE implementation for Government Departments. One of the last major milestones was reached in June 2011 when the Treasury gazetted their revisions to the Preferential Procurement Policy Framework Act (PPPFA). This act is the tender act...

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Interpretations – Two sides to the same story – EconoBEE Newsletter – 19 July 2011

How much time can you save if you are well prepared for your next BEE Verification? An absolute fortune. Last week Thursday EconoBEE presented the first round of “Prepare for BEE Verification Conference” in Durban. This Thursday is Cape Town (21st July) and the 28th of July is Johannesburg. During...

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PPPFA and BEE finally reconciled – EconoBEE Newsletter – 10 June 2011

The very long awaited amendments to the Preferential Procurement Policy framework act (PPPFA) have arrived. Well done to the DTI and the Treasury who have been working on this. These amendments bring the Broad-Based BEE Scorecard requirements into alignment with government tenders. This will have a massive and far reaching...

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Spend more time on your business and less on BEE – EconoBEE Newsletter – 07 June 2011

Spend more time on your business and less on your BEE Verification. Instead of wasting countless unproductive hours with a BEE verification agency learn how to prepare for your next BEE Verification with EconoBEE – Prepare for BEE Verification Conference.   Conference: How to Prepare for a B-BBEE Verification Avoid...

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Is your BEE Certificate invalid? – EconoBEE Newsletter – 07 April 2011

Dear Name Is your BEE Certificate invalid? Our last newsletter had lots of people talking. Many wondered how to tell which certificates are acceptable and which are not for their procurement calculation. It is particularly difficult for non experts to identify invalid certificates. Now even more so since it emerged...

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Proposed BEE Changes Set to Save Business Millions – EconoBEE Newsletter – 02 March 2011

Proposed BEE Changes Set to Save Business Millions The Minister of Trade and Industry has issued a proposal to amend the Enterprise Development and Socio-economic Development Element on the BEE Scorecard. The proposed change will remove the cumulative calculation of the two elements. Currently a business wanting to prepare a...

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Practical Guide to B-BBEE – EconoBEE Newsletter – 22 February 2011

We are very pleased to announce that bookings have now opened for our “Practical Guide to B-BBEE” a full day seminar covering the practical implementation of Broad-Based BEE. B-BBEE is an imperative business process. The level you achieve on your BEE Scorecard can easily be the difference between growing your...

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How to Become BEE Compliant – Step by Step – EconoBEE Newsletter – 01 February 2011

January is now over but did offer us a great insight into things to come. The DTI is making strong moves together with the auditing profession to open BEE Verification to the auditing industry. We announced an updated and vastly improved BEEProcured scorecard database and Procurement Managed Service. The Procurement...