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EconoBEE offers various courses covering all aspects in great detail to enable your business to thrive.

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Happy News to end off 2021

It is with great pleasure that we announce that EconoBEE is officially 51% Black owned and is the leading Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) Strategy and Management Consulting firm in South Africa. Founded in 2000, EconoBEE is a highly specialised, niche corporate advisory business that specialises in providing companies with Research,...

Sector-Specific EE Targets: Are You Ready?

The Commission of Employment Equity is currently in consultation with industry stakeholders to finalise the highly-anticipated Employment Equity Draft Amendment Bill. One of the key features of the bill will be introducing tailored Economically Active Population (EAP) targets. For employment equity compliance, this will be a simple exercise that may...

Yes, Fronting is a Criminal Offence!

A recent ruling by the B-BBEE commissioner has brought into sharp focus the misunderstanding with regards to the legitimate beneficiaries of B-BBEE. https://www.bbbeecommission.co.za/vicky-adey-consulting-cc-withdraws-from-government-panels-and-surrenders-for-cancellation-its-cidb-grading-for-misrepresentation-of-b-bbee-status/ For B-BBEE purposes, the definition of black is very specific and in terms of the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act (B-BBEE Act) the definition of “black people”...

Employment Equity Compliance vs Government Business

A new amendment to the Employment Equity Act will have serious implications for companies who plan to do business with government going forward. In terms of section 53 of the Amendment Act, measured entities will be issued with a compliance certificate for Employment Equity which is valid for a period...

Are you a Designated Employer and have to submit your Employment Equity Forms?

Are you uncertain as to whether you are required, by law, to submit your employment equity forms? The submission window to submit your employment equity forms opens up on the 1st of September 2021. What is the current definition of a designated employer? An employer who employs 50 or more...

The ICT Sector: the complexity of definitions

The relatively new Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector is made up of the manufacturing and services sectors whose main activities are linked to development, production, commercialisation, and intensive use of new technology. This sector is the fastest-growing sector within South Africa, however, there does exist a scarcity of participation...