News and articles relating to the Background Screening industry in South Africa and abroad.
11 September 2023 - By MIE
With sexual offences against children, vulnerable persons and people living with disabilities on the rise, urgent vetting by employers and institutions of their teachers and officials must be intensified says the largest background screening and vetting company in Southern Africa, Managed Integrity Evaluation (MIE).
30 August 2023 - By MIE
The Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC) – who is responsible for ensuring the integrity of the financial systems in SA – has taken a significant step towards addressing and combatting identified deficiencies through the implementation of Directive 8. This directive relates to the screening of employees for their competence and integrity and scrutinising employees against applicable sanctions lists. It serves as a measure to control money laundering, terrorist financing and proliferation financing.
03 April 2023 - By MIE
With South Africa’s struggling economy and high unemployment rates, background screening checks for employees are more important than ever – in this climate, companies are unwilling to take risks on new hires given the mismatch between skills needed and available talent.
23 January 2023 - By MIE
2022 matric results show promising signs of turnaround after challenges of Covid-19, lockdowns, power cuts
10 January 2023 - By MIE
Study shows clear link between distressing or illegal social media behaviour, and poor work performance in employees.