Henrik Lomholt Rasmussen

‘Slave’ workers demand their due

The only place in the world where the East German flag still flies is on the streets of Maputo.

Mozambique kingpin feels Obama’s wrath

Mohamed Bachir Suleman is beginning to feel the consequences being on the US Treasury Department's list of drug barons, the so-called Kingpin Act.

Donors put brakes on Mozambique aid

After years of treating Mozambique as a special case due to its war-torn past, donors are beginning to require accountability from the government.

Frelimo kingpin linked to drug ring

A prominent Mozambican businessman has been placed on a US list of global narcotics traffickers.

Mozambique looks to a landmine-free future

Efforts to demine Mozambique have dragged on for years, but a recent cash injection means it may be free of old explosives by 2014.

Hard times as Madagascar hangs in political limbo

The year-long crisis has isolated the island state and left its economy in a shambles, reports Henrik Lomholt Rasmussen.

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Full-time Johannesburg-based CEO required for HI HOPES

An entrepreneurial, business-minded, impact-driven individual is sought to lead the organisation as it looks to scale and grow

Balwin properties and Absa launch South Africa’s first green home loan

Balwin Properties’ Edge registration of over 16 000 units was a global first, covering more homes than any single property developer in the world to date

Young professional gets a career boost from PSETA

SAICA makes ongoing efforts to encourage the professionalisation of financial offices in private and public sector organisations

Colgate-Palmolive South Africa donates one million bars of soap

The combination of limited access to quality soap and a lack of knowledge of how to properly wash hands is a challenge in many vulnerable communities

Cheque value bundles – real value

Most people do not pay much attention to what bank account they have and whether or not it is suited to their daily realities

Absa Rewards puts cash in your pocket

In addition to the cash benefits, you will receive special offers and exclusive deals from selected Absa Rewards partners

Municipal audit outcomes reveal public sector financial management must be professionalised

SAICA calls for a review of the mandatory minimum skills and qualifications required for all key financial management positions within the public sector

Eleven ways to protect yourself against fraud

While financial services firms work continuously to improve security, fraudsters are always devising new plans to circumvent the latest safety measures

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