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Turkcell regroups, goes after MTN in SA after US setback

Communications and technology company seeks justice in South Africa.

MTN will fight Turkcell lawsuit

MTN plans to defend the lawsuit brought by Turkish mobile operator Turkcell, and which was previously heard in the US.

MTN slapped with $4.2bn Turkcell lawsuit

A Turkish cellphone company has opened a lawsuit against MTN seeking damages for losses incurred as a result of MTN's actions, says the company.

US trial turns heat on MTN

A US computer salesperson who supplied ­sensitive equipment to MTN's mobile network in Iran has been jailed for violating US economic sanctions.

US trial turns heat on MTN

According to an online profile of a man stating that he works for MTN Irancell as an IT operator, his employer, Patco, is MTN Irancell's IT partner.

MTN’s bid to sway govt raises disturbing questions

The report is replete with examples of how MTN's well-connected executives intervened to influence South African diplomacy in its favour.

MTN cleared of Iran dealings

An independent investigation has exonerated mobile giant MTN from graft in an Iran tender, the firm has said.

US Republicans seize on MTN/Turkcell spat

Allegations of corruption and political machinations involving the MTN Group and the government of Iran have resurfaced - this time in US politics.

DA calls for Minty’s suspension amid MTN scandal

The DA has called for the suspension of diplomat Abdul Minty over claims emerging from a legal challenge to cellphone giant MTN's operations in Iran.

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Corruption allegations: It’s a family affair at Dihlabeng municipality

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

Security and Compliance Evolution in the Data Revolution

Organisations must adopt a risk-based approach to compliance and rely on technology to mitigate that risk and on people and process controls as well

Covid-19 vs Child Nutrition

Children are being impacted severely across the world because of things such as reduced immunisation as health services prioritise treating Covid-19 cases

MTN’s network innovation sees 5G launched at 100 sites countrywide

MTN South Africa has launched its widely accessible 5G network – the first of MTN’s 21 operations across Africa and the Middle East

Economic ramifications of Covid-19

There is an opportunity for business and government in collaboration to galvanise and work together, and present ourselves as a viable destination for investment

BCX empowers its finance staff with professional accounting qualifications

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Ensuring no prospective CA(SA) is left behind

Sizwe Nxasana talks about the macro-economic impact our country will suffer if the accountancy profession fails to transform its pipeline in the pandemic

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