We directly employ 2200 employees, but 72 000 jobs are generated from BAT’s activities.— Soraya Zoueihid, British American Tobacco
Our product is completely legal. It carries the right health warnings. The market exists, and we supply it.— Soraya Zoueihid, British American Tobacco
British American Tobacco (BAT) contributed about R18.4 billion to South Africa’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), according to independent analysts Quantec Research.
That is equivalent to 0.52% of the country's entire GDP.
BAT employs more than 2200 people, bought goods and services worth R6 billion from South African suppliers and generated R14.5 billion in tax revenues.
The Money Shows’ Bruce Whitfield interviewed Soraya Zoueihed, Managing Director at BAT South Africa.
Listen to the audio below for the interview (and/or scroll down for more quotes from it).
It is a harmful product.— Soraya Zoueihid, British American Tobacco
Quantec is a reputable, independent company. They happily share their methodologies.— Soraya Zoueihid, British American Tobacco
I used to smoke, but I don’t anymore.— Soraya Zoueihid, British American Tobacco
Enter your email address in the form below to receive a newsletter containing the most-read articles of the week from Bruce Whitfield’s The Money Show every Friday morning in your inbox.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Sanral Chief Financial Officer Inge Mulder.
Small businesses have limited resources. You have to focus your efforts, says Aurik Business Accelerator’s Pavlo Phitidis.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Standard Bank Chief Economist Goolam Ballim.
Bruce Whitfield interviews Sasfin Securities Portfolio Manager Nesan Nair for his weekly stock pick feature.
As cigarette sales fall; BAT intends to invest heavily in the manufacture of e-cigarettes.
You could’ve paid off your home loan by now if it wasn’t for your bad habits. Here’s how much they really cost you…
The broadened bill will see those who lose their jobs receive money for a longer period when they apply for unemployment benefits.
"Recognise that it’s not the end, it’s the beginning." Expert advise for school-leavers who want to improve their results.
"My earliest memory of money is my father saying, ‘Why do you want to do this thing? How are you going to feed the family?'"
National Student Financial Aid Scheme says it will reopen 2017 loan applications after receiving requests for deadline extension.
Bruce Whitfield interviews the razor-sharp tongued Vestact MD Paul Theron about his money hopes, fears, successes, failures, etc.
WIN R2000! But only if you can prove you're a whiz of the MTN Biz Quiz by answering the following three questions...
Is social trend Blesserfinder, where girls are allegedly matching up with rich 'benefactors' in exchange for sex, a real thing?