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The decline and fall of the South African auditing profession

Its reputation is not being helped at all by the crisis at its independent regulatory body

Slice of life: How my mom taught me to save

In high school I used to be that guy who put together events such as the Valentine’s Day bash, as well...

Editorial: The Western enablers of global corruption

The Luanda Leaks, publicised late on Sunday evening, have vividly outlined the scale of the business empire of Isabel dos Santos, daughter...

Workers’ R60m ‘lost’ in banks scam

An asset manager, VBS Mutual Bank and a Namibian bank have put the retirement funds of 26 000 municipal workers in South Africa at risk

Putting the fin into tech

Fintech entrepreneurs are finding practical solutions for banking Africa’s unbanked

Millions lost and now more VBS liquidations

The bank’s liquidator has gone after two more people who allegedly profited, as well as former president Jacob Zuma

VBS Mutual liquidators target KPMG

Liquidators are investigating the auditing firm’s sign-off on financial statements, while two former executives also pursue a lawsuit against it

‘Bad financial management’ behind govt’s delayed IT system — Mogajane

According to the findings of the Nexus report, contracts were irregularly awarded to several service providers

KPMG announces who will get its Gupta earnings

KPMG says it will be distributing the money it earned in fees from Gupta-related entities to civil society organisations

KPMG appoints new chief executive

The beleaguered auditing firm has appointed a leader from outside the firm

‘We are disappointed, but expect others to follow’ — KPMG on Nedbank

Nedbank announced on Monday that Ernst & Young and Deloitte & Touche would take over its external auditing

KPMG vows to work with Reserve Bank in wake of damning VBS report

KPMG executive chairperson Wiseman Nkuhlu says the firm will take stock of the investigation and cooperate with the Reserve Bank

SA’s former finance ministers: Where they are now?

Tito Mboweni has become the eighth finance minister, here is a list of the ministers who have preceded him since 1994

Auditor General: Irregular spend at ‘all-time high’

According to Makwetu, irregular expenditure at local government has accelerated

On companies and scandal

"If we can stay on the right side of the law and keep the books presentable, what’s going on at these big organisations?"

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Western Cape SMBs look to technology to get them through pandemic

Many companies have over-capitalised on IT infrastructure in the past, and are looking for ways to access simpler, cheaper technology that cuts their costs

Land reform still a hot potato

The land has got to belong to all the people of South Africa, and many believe that there’s no other mechanism for that except expropriation

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Nanobodies are smaller than conventional antibodies and easier to work with so they are ideal for good cheap sensitive rapid tests for Covid-19

Inclusion as learned experience in higher education

Understanding the complexity of intersections between oppressions relating to race and gender is key to any commitment to creating a culture of inclusion and social justice

Local government in crisis: how it can be fixed

Local governments are supposed to promote non-racial development, in a decentralised manner, but the reality does not match up

Covid-19 accelerates adoption of technology by the African property sector

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