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Hayley Barker Hoogwerf project director for audit and assurance, Saica.
The audit expectation gap explainedArticle

In its publication, Closing the Expectation Gap in Audit, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) describes the audit expectation gap as...

Hayley Barker Hoogwerf 15 Apr 2021

#Newsmaker: Havas CFO Mohamed Bhyat
#Newsmaker: Havas CFO Mohamed BhyatArticle

Earlier this year, Havas announced the appointment of Mohamed Bhyat as its chief financial officer (CFO), taking over the reins from Andrea Bottega...

Jessica Tennant 8 Apr 2021

Co-CEOs Luyt and Harris to manage JLL Sub-Saharan African business
Co-CEOs Luyt and Harris to manage JLL Sub-Saharan African businessArticle

Emma Luyt and Peter Harris have been appointed co-CEOs of JLL's Sub-Saharan African (SSA) business, managing the firm's growth in the region...

8 Apr 2021

SDG 17: The key behind ensuring our profession remains relevant
SDG 17: The key behind ensuring our profession remains relevantArticle

Every professional, regardless of whether they are an engineer, lawyer, doctor or accountant, exists to serve society...

Chantyl Mulder, Issued by SAICA 6 Apr 2021

Tsakani Maluleke, auditor general
Audit: Irregular expenditure decreases in national and provincial governmentArticle

The audit outcomes for national and provincial government shows that Irregular expenditure reported in the 2019-2020 financial year has decreased to R54.34bn from the R66.90bn in the previous year...

1 Apr 2021

Accenture enters strategic marketing through partnership with MAA
Accenture enters strategic marketing through partnership with MAAArticle

Accenture Interactive has collaborated with the Marketing Achievement Awards (MAAs) to celebrate marketing professionals who excel in strategic marketing...

29 Mar 2021

Latest developments in the sustainability reporting standards landscape
Latest developments in the sustainability reporting standards landscapeArticle

Saica would like to focus on two significant developments related to the future of sustainability reporting in South Africa and globally, writes Saica's Loshni Naidoo...

Issued by SAICA 24 Mar 2021

Professional accountants' responsibility to act in the public interest during Covid-19
Professional accountants' responsibility to act in the public interest during Covid-19Article

2020 was arguably one of the most difficult in our lifetime, with SA and the rest of the world facing challenges across all facets of life, writes Saica's Jeanne Viljoen...

Jeanne Viljoen, Issued by SAICA 15 Mar 2021

City Lodge Hotel Group announces interim results reflective of pandemic
City Lodge Hotel Group announces interim results reflective of pandemicArticle

The JSE-listed City Lodge Hotel Group has announced its unaudited interim results, reflecting the sweeping effects of the coronavirus pandemic. However, during this time the group has notched up several notable achievements...

Issued by City Lodge Hotel 11 Mar 2021

Former MTN CEO Rob Shuter received R74m in 8 months
Former MTN CEO Rob Shuter received R74m in 8 monthsArticle

MTN's latest financial results reveal that Rob Shuter received a total of R74m in salary remuneration for his last eight months as the CEO of the company...

10 Mar 2021

Highs and lows - the class of 2020
Highs and lows - the class of 2020Article

Despite the class of 2020's individual success, serious issues remain with the quality of academic outcomes in SA, warns Saica's Chantyl Mulder...

Issued by SAICA 24 Feb 2021

Electricity prices to increase by 15%
Electricity prices to increase by 15%Article

The North Gauteng High Court has ordered that an amount of R10bn be added to Eskom's allowable revenue to be recovered from tariff customers in the 2021/22 financial year...

17 Feb 2021

Teraco finalises R2.5bn funding for data centre construction
Teraco finalises R2.5bn funding for data centre constructionArticle

The new 38mw hyper-scale data centre in Ekurhuleni, Johannesburg was announced by Teraco in November last year...

3 Feb 2021

Havas appoints chief financial officer
Havas appoints chief financial officerArticle

Havas is proud to announce the appointment of Mohamed Bhyat as its chief financial officer (CFO)...

Issued by Havas Johannesburg 29 Jan 2021

New body aims to align CFO function across Africa
New body aims to align CFO function across AfricaArticle

Within the context of corporate scandals, cyber threats, new technology, transparency requirements and an ever-changing regulatory environment it has become necessary to reassess the role of the chief financial officer (CFO)...

27 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: The path forward for retail in 2021
#BizTrends2021: The path forward for retail in 2021Article

A high-level look at how innovation and agility could reshape one of SA's juggernaut industries...

Matthew Leighton 5 Jan 2021

5 reasons why AI is the future of finance
5 reasons why AI is the future of financeArticle

The role of the chief financial officer (CFO) has expanded beyond the traditional gatekeeper to financial resources, chief accounting officer and head recordkeeper...

Gerhard Hartman 18 Dec 2020

Challenges, opportunities for manufacturing CFOs now and in the future
Challenges, opportunities for manufacturing CFOs now and in the futureArticle

The Covid-19 pandemic has brought on massive changes to the manufacturing industry, which has had to adapt to new operating models, an evolving consumer market, and disruptions in supply chain processes, all while keeping the workforce safe and healthy...

Mark Wilson 17 Dec 2020

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Eskom expects a R22bn loss, despite first-half profitArticle

Despite posting a small profit in its first half interim results, Eskom expects to post a R22bn loss at the end of the 2021 financial year...

15 Dec 2020

Tsholofelo Molefe is MTN's new group CFO
Tsholofelo Molefe is MTN's new group CFOArticle

Molefe is a qualified chartered accountant and has deep financial, risk and telecommunications experience. She will take up her new position as soon as practically possible in 2021...

7 Dec 2020

Andile Nongogo appointed NSFAS CEO
Andile Nongogo appointed NSFAS CEOArticle

Higher Education, Science and Innovation Minister, Dr Blade Nzimande, has appointed a new National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) Chief Executive Officer...

27 Nov 2020

Nersa granted leave to appeal Eskom judgment
Nersa granted leave to appeal Eskom judgmentArticle

The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) has been granted leave to appeal a High Court decision relating to Eskom's fourth Multi-Year Price Determination (MYPD4)...

8 Oct 2020

First VBS conviction as former VBS executive goes to jail
First VBS conviction as former VBS executive goes to jailArticle

The former Venda Building Society (VBS) Bank Chief Financial Officer, Philip Truter, will spend seven years behind bars after pleading guilty to charges of fraud, corruption, money laundering and racketeering...

7 Oct 2020

Spur appoints Val Nichas as new CEO
Spur appoints Val Nichas as new CEOArticle

Nichas is a former Famous Brands exec and will be the first woman to lead the Spur Corporation...

2 Oct 2020

Sheldon Friedericksen, chief financial officer, Fedgroup
Private public partnerships: Possible saviour of South Africa's economyArticle

Boosting the economy, cutting our extremely high unemployment rate, and avoiding further downgrades by credit-rating agencies are central to the government's economic growth plan...

Sheldon Friedericksen 23 Sep 2020

Introducing E&T Minerals' future goals, vision and the team!
Introducing E&T Minerals' future goals, vision and the team!Article

Seven years ago, Emmanuel Ngulube and Daniel Eyre formed E&T Minerals with the ambition of building a reputable Black-owned minerals trading and brokerage house...

Issued by E&T Minerals 16 Sep 2020

Financial statements to undergo a facelift
Financial statements to undergo a faceliftArticle

Financial statements are a mechanism that can be used to hold management accountable for the resources entrusted to it by shareholders, writes Bongeka Nodada, Saica project director: financial reporting...

Bongeka Nodada, Issued by SAICA 11 Sep 2020

Pieter Bensch, executive vice-president, Africa & Middle East, Sage
Research reveals a radically different, Covid-influenced CFO roleArticle

As Covid-19 continues to challenge and disrupt the business landscape, chief financial officers (CFOs) are stepping up and playing a bigger role in digital transformation...

Pieter Bensch 4 Sep 2020

Law enforcement probes Covid-19 relief fund management
Law enforcement probes Covid-19 relief fund managementArticle

Law enforcement agencies are working together to probe the breaches of the Covid-19 Temporary Employee/Employer Relief Scheme (TERS)...

3 Sep 2020

Can Huawei survive the US sanctions?
Can Huawei survive the US sanctions?Article

"A deadly blow to the Chinese tech champion" is how CNN described the sanctions announced on August 17 by the US Commerce Department...

Jean-Paul Michel Larçon 3 Sep 2020

Aubrey Chauke
New capital opportunities for tomorrow's coal sectorArticle

Despite huge advances in clean coal technologies, abundance of coal in the SADC region and Southern Africa's vast energy needs, and the reality that coal will remain an important element of South Africa's energy mix well beyond 2040...

Aubrey Chauke 26 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: Challenges in the travel sector spark critical conversations
#WomensMonth: Challenges in the travel sector spark critical conversationsArticle

According to the World Travel and Tourism Council, the sector contributed $168bn to African economies last year and given that globally, it is estimated that 50-million travel and tourism jobs are at risk due to Covid-19...

13 Aug 2020

Nompendulo Pearl More
#WomensMonth: Gender bias. Challenge or opportunity?Article

Women are naturally subjected to gender bias, whether conscious or unconscious. This is an everyday fight, but you can choose to see this as a threat or an opportunity...

Nicci Botha 11 Aug 2020

Bonitas preserves financial stability and reserves in a weak economy
Bonitas preserves financial stability and reserves in a weak economyArticle

Bonitas Medical Fund reported its financial results for 2019, announcing bolstered reserves of R4.3bn during extremely difficult trading conditions...

Issued by Bonitas 7 Aug 2020

Kelvin Dushnisky
Dushnisky quits AngloGold AshantiArticle

Kelvin Dushnisky has quit his job of chief executive officer of AngloGold Ashanti, just two years after taking up the role. No reason was given for his resignation...

31 Jul 2020

Nersa notes Eskom court judgment
Nersa notes Eskom court judgmentArticle

The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) is studying the judgment of the High Court to review and set aside its decision on Eskom's fourth Multi-Year Price Determination (MYPD4) for the 2019/20, 2020/21 and 2021/22 financial years...

29 Jul 2020

How the business rescue process works
How the business rescue process worksArticle

Are you or your clients facing business collapse? The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (Saica) explores practical options relating to the business rescue process and turnaround interventions...

Issued by SAICA 20 Jul 2020

Virus proof your small business
Virus proof your small businessArticle

Business coach and author Douglas Kruger provides practical ways your business can survive - and even thrive - during this time of uncertainty...

Issued by SAICA 20 Jul 2020

Pieter Bensch, executive vice president, Africa & Middle East, Sage
Finance is becoming data-driven and strategic - Here's what CFOs need to knowArticle

South African chief financial officers and senior finance professionals recognise that the world is changing, with a perfect storm of technological and social forces altering the rules of business in this digital era...

Pieter Bensch 15 Jul 2020

SA remains a hotbed for automotive talent
SA remains a hotbed for automotive talentArticle

The tough times ahead for the automotive sector will bring out the best in management talent, for which South Africa is already world-renowned...

30 Jun 2020

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