NPI Governance Consulting Release: DTI Minister supports Broad-Based Trusts – 8 March 2021

NPI Governance Consulting is pleased to inform its clients and stakeholders that DTIC Minister, Ebrahim Patel (as recently reported in BusinessDay) has clarified the position with regards to Broad-Based BEE Trusts. Minister Ebrahim Patel has come out in support of broad-based ownership schemes including ownership by trusts, which he says are genuine BEE and must be recognised as such.

Webinar: ICT in South Africa: Understanding the Regulatory Environment – 18 March 2021

The Protection of Personal Information Act 2013, (“POPIA”) dealing with data protection came into force on 1 July 2020 with companies required to be fully compliant by 1 July 2021. Many organisations are still coming to terms with the implications for their business and are feeling the mounting pressure of meeting the deadline of 1 July 2021. SACANCHAM, in partnership with our colleagues at the Canada-Africa Chamber of Commerce is delighted to invite you to join us on a webinar on Thursday 18th March at 5pm CAT and 11:00 – 12.15 ET / 08:00 – 09:15 PT when our panel of experts which include a lawyer specialising in the field of data privacy and a specialist in digital forensic investigations and trend analysis who advises banks and other organisations across various sectors.