Friday, October 19, 2018

The man walking his dog

The Great Financial Crisis is a decade behind us. Global debt is now sitting around $217 trillion compared to $149 trillion in 2007. In...
Rollercoaster effect

Expect the unexpected

The year 2016 has been an economic and political rollercoaster. Former Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela’s parting gift to South Africans, the State of Capture...

Top 15 continue to dominate

Andrea Muller, Security Focus Africa editorThe growth of the global security market shows no signs of slowing down, according to the latest IHS Markit...
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Is theft no longer a crime in South Africa?

By Dolf Scheepers, Thorburn Security SolutionsWhat we know as common theft in the past, has now morphed into something much bigger and uglier than...
Andrea Muller

#OutsourcingMustFall and its impact on private security

The issue of outsourcing vs insourcing has been a hot topic in South Africa in recent years, with protest action at institutions around the...
Andrea Muller

Augmented reality security

While scrolling through Facebook last week, I came across the following quote: “Pokémon Go is now more popular than Tinder, another mobile app, which...
Andrea Muller

Eventful times here and abroad

By Andrea Muller, Editor, Security Focus AfricaYou can say many things about living in South Africa today, but the word boring will never feature...
Andrea Muller

Cold case justice

Johannesburg has no shortage of real-life crime stories, but few will restore your faith in the system or in people’s relentless quest for truth...