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South Africa has ranked 56th out of 144 countries, according to the World Economic Forum’s 2014/2015 Global Competitiveness Index (GCI). Last year the country’s ranking was 53rd out of 148. The index looked at 12 “pillars” — institutions, infrastructure, macroeconomic environment

With 28% of senior management positions held by women in 2012, SA does better than the global average, a survey has found. “The fact that SA’s women are strongly represented in senior management relative to many other parts of the world, says a lot about the progress the country has made