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Construction Industry in Crisis

Economic indicators, declining building material sales, record lows in the FNB/BER civil construction index and Basil Read’s recent filing for business rescue are all clear indicators that the construction industry is in distress! The Master Builders Association North’s Mohau Mphomela calls for professional teams, Government bodies in the industry and associations to unite in finding
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BUILDERS BREAK 2018 / 19

28 June 2018  ATTENTION:  MASTER BUILDERS ASSOCIATION NORTH MEMBERS BUILDING INDUSTRY COMPANIES PER:  www.mbanorth.co.za TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: RE:  ANNUAL SHUTDOWN / BUILDERS BREAK 2018 – NORTHERN PROVINCES The above-mentioned matter bears reference. Kindly take note that neither the Gauteng, nor Mpumalanga, Limpopo or North-West provinces have a Bargaining Council in place for the Building Industry,
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Small Builders Development Course!

Enrol for the Small Builders Development Course! Only 15 seats remaining! Classes:  20 July 2018, 08 & 30 Aug 2018 , 04 & 14  Sept 2018, 05th & 26 Oct 2018, 02 & 27 Nov 2018, 06 & 13 Dec 2018, 11 Jan 2019. Who Should Attend? OWNERS/SUPERVISORS OF EMERGING MICRO ENTERPRISES (EME’s) AND QUALIFYING SMALL
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Confidence in the building index has slumped in the 2nd Quarter to its lowest since 2012

Classic Business FM’s Breakfast show speaks to Mohau Mphomela, Executive director of MBA, as MBA North calls for urgent action to save the construction industry. Click here to listen to the interview
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Building industry slump deepens

CONFIDENCE in the building index slumped in the second quarter to its lowest level since 2012. The FNB/Bureau for Economic Research (BER) building confidence index released yesterday lost 14 points to drop to 29 points on a 100-point scale in the quarter to wipe out the 12 point improvement in the first quarter. The current
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Disciplinary Procedures for Line Managers and Commercial Contract Drafting for Non-Legal Persons hosted by MBA North.

DISCIPLINARY PROCEDURES FOR LINE MANAGERS  Name of Course:  Disciplinary Procedures for Line Managers Summary: When disciplinary procedures happen, more often than not it ends up at the CCMA.  This is because HR and Line managers do not comply with the laws relating to disciplinary matters.  The Disciplinary Procedures for Line Managers is a crash course on
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Upcoming JBCC Training Workshops, hosted by MBA North!

The use of standard JBCC & MBSA Subcontract agreements makes contracting easier and protects both the subcontractor and main contractor. MBA North has created practical training for contractors to understand, use these agreements & protect their rights within the contracts. Who in your company should attend this course? Contracts Managers, Site Agents, Quantity Surveyors, those tasked with tender and procurement
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MBA North Annual Golf Day 2018 – Invitation

MBA NORTH ANNUAL GOLF DAY – NEW EMAILER
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ACCREDITED Trade Skills Courses on offer at MBA North!

TRADE SKILLS TRAINING – Please Note:  Prices are based on a minimum of 12 Learners per Class and prices exclude VAT! Through a partnership with a Service Provider that is accredited with the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations and SETA, MBA North offers a wide range of trade skills courses that are critical in
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Soft Skills Training Courses on offer through MBA North

Please Note: Prices are based on a minimum of 10 learners per class and incl. VAT. Prices for each course are R1850.00 per person. Time Management (3 July 2018 and 3 October 2018) Personal time management abilities are essential for professional achievement in any workplace. Those able to successfully implement time management techniques to control
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