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Date: Monday, May 23, 2016

The CIPS/Hays Procurement Salary Guide and Insight  2016 report benchmarks salaries and bonuses for different roles and profiles, and offers insight into career paths within procurement for permanent and interim contracts. Responses were received from the UK, Australia and Sub-Saharan Africa. Various levels of seniority completed the survey including advanced professionals (procurement director), managerial (senior buyer), operational (buyer) and tactical (assistant buyer).

Date: Tuesday, April 05, 2016

The Business Activity Index rose to 53.7 in March, from February’s 35-month low of 52.7.

Date: Monday, April 04, 2016

Slower growth of incoming new work continued to act as a brake on construction output in March.

Date: Tuesday, March 29, 2016

The positive cascading effects on SMEs’ supply chain management as a result of the Modern Slavery Act are already being called into question by new research compiled by the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS). 

Date: Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Professor Douglas Boateng says it’s a pity that most of the money spent by African government goes out to their economies and they turn wonder why there are no jobs.

Professor Boateng is a renowned scholar, procurement and supply advocate and Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) Lifetime Achiever Award recipient. He was speaking during a breakfast meeting jointly staged by the Federation of Swaziland Employers and Chamber of Commerce and the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) Swaziland branch held last Friday at the Happy Valley Hotel in Ezulwini.

Date: Wednesday, March 09, 2016

The rebrand has been designed to clearly communicate the benefits that CASME services offer

Date: Thursday, March 03, 2016

The seasonally adjusted Business Activity Index fell to 52.7 in February, from 55.6 in January.

Date: Wednesday, March 02, 2016

For the first time since January 2013, residential building was the worst performing sub-category of construction output. 

Date: Tuesday, March 01, 2016

UK Manufacturing PMI posts 50.8, slightly above the stagnation mark.

Date: Friday, February 26, 2016

CIPS shoots up the rankings with two stars and improving score by almost 50 places