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Mining Sustainability in South Africa

This article gives an overview of the pivotal role of South Africa in the global mining industry and how mining has supported South Africa’s industrial development by contributing to growth, investment, employment and foreign exchange. In recent years, the South African mining industry has been in the doldrums and this has led commentators to ask […]

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Clean Energy Practice – Australia – Brochure

FTI Consulting’s Clean Energy Practice covers the complete suite of clean energy technologies ranging from established technologies, such as onshore and offshore wind, solar PV and biofuels, to developing low carbon technologies, such as electric vehicles and energy storage. Multilateral efforts from a diverse set of stakeholders are fueling a shift towards an increasingly clean, […]

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FTI Consulting’s Resilience Barometer 2020

FTI Consulting’s 2020 Resilience Barometer highlights how G20 companies are preparing for emerging risks and crises that threaten revenue, value and reputation in 2020. As businesses confront cybersecurity threats, fight financial crime and prepare for more changes in legislation and regulation in 2020, our survey reveals that many executives remain unprepared for a new wave […]

Shaping the circular economy

Debate around climate change, population growth and the scarcity of resources have intensified, focussed minds and led to action: from Zero Plastic or Zero Waste movements driven by consumers to research by companies into new ways to recycle waste, society is leaving linearity behind and embracing a model based on reduce, reuse and recycle. This […]

Demonstrating value as an in-house legal team

‘If I let my legal team make all the commercial decisions, we would never do any business. If I let my sales team make them, we would be broke and in court within eighteen months’. The CEO who said this to me was (I think!) exaggerating to make his point. What he wanted to highlight […]

Rebuilding Trust Following a Cyber Attack

Warren Buffett once said, “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it.” Rarely can the ‘sage of Omaha’ be disputed, but on his point around timing, five minutes is a very long time in today’s real-time world when you’re dealing with a cyberattack. Cybersecurity is one of the most […]

Political Instability is the New Normal in Spain

Spain is currently under a period of political instability. The acting Social Democratic government – winner of April’s general election with 7.5 million votes and more than 28% of the vote share – was not able to reach an agreement with left-wing Podemos or liberal Ciudadanos, condemning the country to hold its fourth general election […]

Cybersecurity and Resilience in South Africa

The 2019 FTI Resilience Barometer ranked cyber attacks as a top concern for South African businesses in the G20. South Africa is a target firmly in the view of cyber threat actors today. The Country’s move towards digital transformation, combined with a regulatory and judicial environment that is still grappling to achieve greater effectiveness, leaves […]

The Power of Storytelling in Times of Change

Martin Luther King understood the power of storytelling when he started his famous speech with the memorable words “I have a dream.” He didn’t call for change by giving us the facts. He started by painting a big, beautiful, audacious dream – not only for himself, but for an entire nation. We wonder if Harvard […]

National Treasury’s Economic Policy Paper: Select Review

South Africa’s National Treasury released an Economic Policy Paper on 27 August for public comment in pursuit of President Cyril Ramaphosa’s undertakings to improve South Africa’s competitiveness as an investment and export destination. Our expert gives his view on the key proposals in the document.

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