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Municipality paid financial consultants R24m, yet obtains disclaimer audit

Municipality paid financial consultants R24m, yet obtains disclaimer audit

Africa-Press - South-Africa. An Eastern Cape municipality paid its employees R66 million in salaries and R24m to consultants to compile financial statements, yet it...
Road shows to help Tshwane’s township economy

Road shows to help Tshwane’s township economy

Africa-Press - South-Africa. AT LEAST 2500 entrepreneurs in townships across Tshwane Metro stand to benefit from road shows aimed at providing business and infrastructure...
World Bank, African Union team up to help supply vaccines to African states

World Bank, African Union team up to help supply vaccines to African states

Africa-Press - South-Africa. The World Bank and the African Union (AU) have agreed to collaborate on supplying coronavirus vaccines for up to 400 million...
5% rise in base salaries for Prosus Chief Executive, CFO

5% rise in base salaries for Prosus Chief Executive, CFO

Africa-Press - South-Africa. NASPERS’S European-listed spin-off, Prosus, hiked the base salaries of executive directors, chief executive Bob van Dijk and chief financial officer Basil...
Rand stronger as dollar rally stalls

Rand stronger as dollar rally stalls

Africa-Press - South-Africa. THE rand opened slightly stronger on Monday as a rally in the dollar stalled following a surprise hawkish shift from the...
Home cooking boosts spice sales

Home cooking boosts spice sales

Africa-Press - South-Africa. CAPE Herb & Spice, a Libstar Holdings subsidiary, said the urge by consumers to create restaurant-quality dishes at home had been...
The Popi Act and what it means for small businesses

The Popi Act and what it means for small businesses

Africa-Press - South-Africa. By Ben Bierman A YEAR ago, President Cyril Ramaphosa declared that by July this year, South African businesses would be required to...
Young entrepreneurs develop local brands

Young entrepreneurs develop local brands

Africa-Press - South-Africa. SINCE 1998, South Africans have been called upon to buy local products. Proudly South African was established in 2001, born out...
Jabu Mabuza a fearless business leader and true patriot

Jabu Mabuza a fearless business leader and true patriot

Africa-Press - South-Africa. THE COUNTRY this week suffered another major loss with the death of businessman and former Eskom chairman Jabu Mabuza from Covid-19...
Treasury warns of municipal governance failures

Treasury warns of municipal governance failures

Africa-Press - South-Africa. SERVICE delivery protests in Johannesburg with resident blocking the streets with burning tyres and debris. THE NATIONAL Treasury has raised concern at...