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Magda Wierzycka on why she opted out of ‘Davos in the desert’

The alarming disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi has prompted other attendees to pull out of the event

Mcebisi Jonas joins boards of Sygnia and Northam Platinum

On Monday, Mcebisi Jonas became an non-executive director for Northam Platinum and investment management company Sygnia

Magda Wierzycka takes on JSE over ‘dubious’ listings

The Cape Town based executive wants the JSE to be held accountable for failing to protect investors’ interests

Resilient’s accusers aren’t backing down

Investigations into the trading of Resilient shares by the JSE and the Financial Sector Conduct Authority are still underway

Things are not that bad but Ramaphosa has work to do

Although business and confidence levels may be high, Ramaphosa has to tackle a 26.7% youth unemployment rate and soaring inequality levels.

Head of police ‘discouraging people’ from offering rewards for Gupta arrests

The police did not want independent reward offers to be made as "it might endanger the suspect, the lookalike and general public"

Bankers give Guptas extra time to keep records secret

Law stretched to protect Saxonwold family as wolves circle.

Zuma, Guptas to be sued to recover billions lost in Eskom looting

The Helen Suzman Foundation and Magda Wierzycka say their action is necessary in the “absence of action” by law enforcement agencies.

KPMG suffers another blow on #GuptaLeaks fallout

KPMG has been widely criticised for not probing the R30-million payment used to fund the now infamous Gupta wedding

Sygnia boss sues Manyi for concerted ‘smear campaign’

It began on August 1 when Manyi posted a link to CNBC interview from April and tweeted: “This CEO should be investigated for Economic terrorism”.

JSE-listed Sygnia fires KPMG over ‘Gupta links’

The firm faces a backlash and industry sanction over its handling of the Gupta and Sars audits

Money Magda kicks Net1 butt

Magda Wierzycka might be the richest woman in SA but she hasn’t lost sight of those with very little

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Centre for Women & Gender Studies

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Greening the Future

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National Science and Technology Forum

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