Brent crude futures fell 23c and West Texas Intermediate crude futures declined 28c as US crude stocks rose by 2.2-million barrels
Chris and Suzaan Alheit have been making some of the Cape’s finest whites for the past ten years, the latest vintage being no exception
President laments that scarcely a day passes without reports about men attacking, violating and killing women
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The reshuffle comes weeks after premier Shinzo Abe was gunned down by a man angered over the Unification Church’s alleged financial exploitation of his mother
Failure to win on Saturday would put coach Ian Foster and captain under pressure in terms of their future with the team
What Pick n Pay founder Raymond Ackerman said on the occasion of his 90th birthday last Wednesday regarding the role of business, got me thinking. What is the purpose of business? According to Ackerman, it is to do good and care for the community, society and people in general.
A leading figure in neo-classical economics, Milton Friedman said in an article penned in 1970 that “the social responsibility of business is to increase its profits”. However, to hold that the responsibility of the executive is to maximise profits for shareholders within the set legal framework and ethical code is a rather strict and rigid position. The difficulty with it is the main assumption, that the purpose of a business is solely to maximise profits. ..
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