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Steinhoff may be ‘the tip of the iceberg’

Steinhoff en die Stellenbosse Boys, launched earlier in July, traces the history of retailer Steinhoff

SARB’s Kuben Naidoo clears Capitec confusion: There is no new probe

The bank on Wednesday morning reiterated that it had not been contacted by the NCR

African Bank CEO up for a challenge

Critical to success is a roll-out of transactional offerings and securing refinancing

Finance committee grappling with Viceroy status

Ismail Momoniat said the status of Viceroy as a company made it difficult for South Africa to hold its report responsible.

Full day of hearings into corporate scandals in Parliament

The standing committee on finance will roll up its sleeves for a full day of hearings into Steinhoff, KPMG, VBS Mutual Bank, and SARS

Reports erode faith in Resilient

Its share price has plummeted and investors are waiting for the results of an investigation

Viceroy comes up short on Capitec

JP Verster was right about African Bank and Steinhoff but disagrees with Viceroy’s latest report

Is Capitec Another Steinhoff? Not Quite.

Capitec stock fell by about 20% when Viceroy Research released a report claiming that Capitec bank “is a wolf in ​a sheep’s clothing and a loan shark”

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Locally built ventilators ready in two weeks as Covid cases rise

The companies making the non-invasive devices, which will create jobs and are cheaper than other types, include car and diving manufacturers

Demolition of hope in Hangberg

The City of Cape Town in June twice knocked down structures on land allocated for other purposes. The city says these were not evictions; residents ask why no police are available for rapes and murders

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

The mayor, her relatives and their friends keep landing lucrative tenders and using state resources. Yet Lindiwe Makhalema has failed to declare the list of her relationships with people and companies benefiting from the municipality

Press Releases

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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