Planned overhaul of executive pay may come too late
A partner to the flashier persona of Brian Gilbertson, Fred Roux was an architect of a series of deals at Gencor that created the modern BHP
‘I want you to know how sad I am to be giving up the best job in the world. But them’s the breaks,’ he says in resignation speech at 10 Downing Street
It’s costing the economy billions, and individuals their livelihoods. In the face of prolonged government inaction, voters are out of patience ...
It's not glamorous or sexy like Camps Bay or the Waterfront, but there's a reason why companies like Vodacom and Discovery are opening in Century City
Much of Africa will go through presidential and general elections in the next few months to elect the next set of leaders. You can expect energetic men in their 70s and 80s to compete aggressively and violently to serve the continent’s much younger population. The youth are patiently watching the old men doing more of the same.
Some of the countries have just gone through this periodical ritual. Don’t call it democracy, that’s a Western concept. You can congratulate him already — by the time you read this, Paul Biya will have been announced as Cameroon’s latest president. The Cameroonian people are so confident of a brighter future they again re-elected Biya, 85, to lead them for another seven years. He’s been in power for a mere 36 years. Biya is only the country’s second president since independence from the French and British, starting in 1960. Elections were held on October 7.
Then just before Christmas, Joseph Kabila may finally allow the Democratic Republic of Congo to choose ...
A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as articles from our international business news partners; ProfileData financial data; and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily.
Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.
Questions or problems? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now
Would you like to comment on this article? Register (it's quick and free) or sign in now.
Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.