News and articles relating to the Background Screening industry in South Africa and abroad.
23 July 2018 - By MIE
In a world where media and the public are quick to assign blame, undertaking comprehensive background screening and vetting of clients – to mitigate and minimise possible reputational damage by association - has never been more vital.
02 July 2018 - By MIE
News reports of qualification scandals involving high level administrators in the public and private sector, alike, continue to stress the critical importance of comprehensive background screening checks. All job seekers are urged to be honest, as the personal risks associated with being found out for misrepresentation or fraud can be far greater.
11 June 2018 - By MIE
The spate of corporate scandals brought to the fore in 2017 has raised public awareness and concerns over bribery, corruption and fraud in the country. Coupled with heightened security, increasing number of investigations and, integration of evolving legislation, organisations are faced with legal obligations and accountability in every corner of their business.
24 May 2018 - By CNBC Africa
World trade volumes increased by 0.9 per cent in the first month of this year, this comes after a strong year of global trade in 2017.This has assisted in the increased globalisation of supply chains and labour markets.
22 May 2018 - By MIE
World trade volumes increased by 0.9% in the first month of 2018, following a strong year of global trade in 2017, which demonstrates that globalisation is still on the rise. As economies, markets and companies become increasingly interconnected and globalised, so do supply chains and labour markets – only, the risk considerations become more complex.
07 May 2018 - By MIE
Research indicates that procurement fraud is the third most reported crime in South Africa. With rising public awareness on anti-bribery and corruption, public and private organisations are forced to relook their procurement practices – and demand for comprehensive supplier vetting is seeing steady growth in South Africa.