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English monolingualism gains the upper hand

South Africa’s failure to encourage multilingualism undermines progress

Former VBS CEO wants to challenge ‘bank heist’ report findings at ConCourt

The '​Great Bank Heist' report found that R1.9-billion had been looted from the mutual bank, implicating him along with at least 50 other individuals

Saica launches new bid to discipline ex-VBS bosses

The accounting body will on Thursday argue again that Tshifhiwa Matodzi and Andile Ramavhunga should be struck off the CA (SA) roll

KPMG appoints new chief executive

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

Saica to take action against accountants implicated in VBS Bank ‘heist’

Saica's members that are implicated include former CEO Andile Ramavhunga and former holding company Vele Investments chairperson Tshifhiwa Matodzi

Khaya Sithole Saica hearing to continue

Saica's inquiry into chartered accountant, commentator and former Wits lecturer Khaya Sithole will resume on Wednesday

Finbond appoints new auditors after giving KPMG the boot

The bank's audit committee recommended the appointment of Deloitte

Explosive Khaya Sithole affidavit casts shadow over Saica

​An affidavit by the chartered accountant accuses Saica's top leadership of lying, not following due process and covering up corruption

Saica starts disciplinary proceedings against former Eskom CFO Anoj Singh

Following a period of investigation, the professional body has decided to issue charges of misconduct against the chartered accountant

Manuel: SA auditors got too comfortable with being number one

South Africa’s auditing profession had been ranked first in the World Economic Forum’s Competitive Index for six years but has fallen from grace

ARCHIVES: Broke SAA goes on spending spree

Since November, the new airline boss has splurged on new hires and brought in expensive consultants

KPMG expects 400 people to leave as auditor reshapes business

It will remain a 'business of significant scale', KPMG said, with more than 130 partners and 2 200 employees

SAICA and KPMG part ways

The institute of chartered accountants said it will now begin a tender process to appoint external auditors

Regulators must show their teeth

Statutory bodies have to redeem themselves given that so many executives walk away from scandals

The long road to transformation and equity

Experts agree that the implementation of broad-based black economic empowerment still leaves a lot to be desired.

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Unions cry foul over SABC dismissal costs and retrenchments

Broadcaster bodies say claims that a recent skills audit is unrelated to retrenchments are ‘irrational’

Finance probe into the Ingonyama Trust Board goes ahead

The threat of legal action from ITB chairperson Jerome Ngwenya fails to halt forensic audit ordered by the land reform minister

Fake trafficking news targets migrants

Exaggerated reports on social media of human trafficking syndicates snatching people in broad daylight legitimate xenophobia while deflecting from the real problems in society

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Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

Secure your business from cyber threats

Many business-grade security systems now have built-in learning systems and AI to help businesses stay up to date with protection

Mental Health

During the pandemic there's been a dramatic increase in depression, anxiety and suicides, according to some of the surveys done

Expert financial advice still recommended – especially in uncertain times

A financial advisor is an expert who will help you to protect your wealth and make a realistic plan when unexpected events threaten your wellbeing

What is a virtual card, and how does it work?

A virtual card lets you pay online without ever having to take your card from your wallet or exposing your actual account information

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