Economy / Finance
ALTIMAX (PTY) LTD Altimax (Pty)Ltd prepare the public sector for impending VAT Change
Previous Minister of Finance, Malusi Gigaba, is now synonymous with one of the most contentious announcements under his reign - the 1% VAT increase shared at the 2018
28 Mar 2018
INTUIT QUICKBOOKS Accounting made simple
Intuit QuickBooks visited the shores of South Africa over the last week or two, and during their launch event in Cape Town, we managed to catch up with the vice-president, Rich
22 Feb 2018
“SUGAR TAX” “Sugar tax” to be introduced with effect from 1 April 2018
SARS recently confirmed by way of an announcement that it will begin collecting a new Health Promotion Levy, also known as the Sugary Beverages Levy (SBL) or “sugar
22 Feb 2018
THE R50 BILLION RAND QUESTION Will the Finance Minister increase the VAT rate?
The question on everyone’s lips ahead of the Budget Review is whether the Minister of Finance will announce an increase in the VAT rate,  and if so, what that increase
19 Feb 2018
WHAT DOES 2018 HAVE IN STORE? It’s the time of year when investment and economic commentators gaze into their crystal balls and come up with an outlook for the months ahead. While these forecasts can be both interesting and entertaining, they are too often wide off the mark, and the more precise they are, the more incorrect they tend to be. However, it has to be said that the general outlook at the start of 2018 appears healthier than it has been for a number of years.
But before we get into that, let’s do a quick recap of three important lessons from last year. Don’t overreact to “noise” After much gnashing of teeth,
19 Feb 2018
ONLINE TARGETING THE AFRICAN YOUTH As Africa’s youth rise in power, companies have a golden opportunity to speak to them online
With over 200 million people aged between 15 and 24, Africa has the youngest population in the world. This is according to the United Nations, whose African Economic Outlook
28 Jun 2017
NEW PARTNERSHIP TO FAST TRACK INNOVATION IN THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY New partnership in insurance industry
To adapt to a continually changing environment, remain relevant in a technologically transforming world, and further create value for customers, Old Mutual Emerging Markets (OMEM)
08 May 2017
Corruption CORRUPTION IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Is the South African government doing all they can to ensure a corruption free South Africa and avoid unnecessary wastage of public funds? Are business leaders doing their part in
18 May 2016
Small business tax Tax compliancy for SMME’s in South Africa
Tax season is upon us and it is vital for businesses, big and small, to make sure that they are compliant and up to date with their tax submissions to the South African Revenue
09 May 2016
LEADERSHIP CEO of PPC takes pay cut
PPC’s Chief Executive Ketso Gordhan took an R1 million pay cut and his top 60 managers’ remuneration was frozen in order to hike the wages of the cement manufacturer’s 1200 lowest earners.
25 Feb 2014
AFRICA Measuring our economic growth
Has Sub-Saharan Africa’s record of economic growth made a material difference in the lives of ordinary Africans – and which countries or regions are benefiting most (and least) from growth?
26 Jan 2014
Tourism On the cusp of a major boom
South Africa is on the cusp of a major tourism boom, but it will only materialise if local tourism businesses can resist the temptation to put up their prices as the number of tourists continues to climb.
16 Sep 2013
Global economic crisis Causes and devastating consequences
International economic analysts recently came to the conclusion that humanity is at the crossroads of the most serious economic and social crisis in modern history.
29 Jul 2013
Dramatic political change could come suddenly Plight of South African youth could suck into cataclysmic global change
Globally, young people have been at the centre of political and social upheaval in the midst of the lingering economic crisis that has hit them particularly hard.
01 Jul 2013 - P. C.
Cyprus starts new financial phase Response to crisis moved from a bail-out to a bail-in
Last week, Canada strongly indicated that the confiscation of deposits in Cyprus has already had global ramifications.
09 Apr 2013 - P. C.
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