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SAB SMME’S

SAB SMME’S

THE 24 WINNERS of the SAB Foundation Social Innovation and Disability Empowerment Awards, 2017 were announced in Johannesburg on Monday, October 23 2017. The SAB Foundation has awarded over R9million to these incredible small businesses. 2017 SAB Foundation Social Innovation and Disability Awards winners, held in Jozi. Image Jeremy Glyn -SAB Foundation. The first prize […]

B3 chairman continues to cater for the vulnerable in the East Rand

B3 chairman continues to cater for the vulnerable in the East Rand

AS PART of its continuation as a leader in both business and community outreach programmes B3 Insurance Brokers (Pty) Ltd will host its 14th Golf Day in October 23 2017. Giving heart. B3 chairman Matthews Mogafe, has been supporting the KwaThema Stimulation Center in the East Rand for 14 years’. Beneficiaries are the Kwa-Thema Stimulation […]

Peanut butter

Peanut butter

Black woman-owned and run company wins in Eskom competition  Debbie and Brighton Matake Nie Cele   CK Kanu once chronicled in his book (The Gospel of wealth 2009) “Arise, entrepreneurs! An economic revolution is beckoning you to create the way for wealth, make its path straight, so that you and your descendants may eat from […]

PARLIAMENT HAS declared war on beleaguered auditing firm KPMG

PARLIAMENT HAS declared war on beleaguered auditing firm KPMG

KPMG Gloves are off. Sars boss Tom Moyane to institute criminal charges against auditing firm KPMG. “This could totally destroy KPMG’s reputation in South Africa, especially as they were used because of their credibility,” said Nyami Booi, the ANC chief whip in parliament’s standing committee on public accounts (Scopa). A source close to Scopa said […]

ANC

KPMG MUST BE HELD ACCOUNTABLE The ANC Study Group on the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (SCOPA) has noted KPMG withdrawing some aspects of their report on the South African Revenue Services (SARS) so called “Rogue Unit” and the subsequent resignation of senior officials at this private auditing firm. Whilst we welcome KPMG admitting that […]

Engen leads in customer security and convenience with cashless payments solutions   Once again Engen, South Africa`s number 1 petrol brand, has put the customer first with a range of fast and secure cashless forecourt payment options that brings convenience to motorists and protects their payment safety and security.   Joe Mahlo, General Manager of […]

JRA

JRA

JRA ANNOUNCES MANAGING DIRECTOR’S RESIGNATION  Dr Sean Phillips. The Johannesburg Roads Agency (JRA) confirms the resignation of its Managing Director, Dr Sean Phillips with effect from the 8th August 2017.   JRA Executive Management and Board have expressed their appreciation for Phillips’ leadership and contribution since his appointment on 1 May 2016. Dr Phillips is an exceptional […]

JCCI

JCCI

Big business needs supplier diversity- PremierMakhura Gauteng Premier, David Makhura and JCCI Pressident  Ernest Mahlaule.   Bheki Nakana Nie Cele Big business needs to open opportunities in supply chain management for small and township-based enterprises in an effort to assist them to build sustainable businesses, this is according to Gauteng Premier David Makhura.   Addressing the […]

Wata/Nanduwe

Wata/Nanduwe

D Day for bellicose taxi associations Bheki Nakana Nie Cele Scores of Taxi owners affiliated to NancefieldDube West Taxi Association (NANDUWE)  and Witwatersrand African Taxi Association (WATA) could soon be proffering a begging bowl and be out of business for three months, unless their leadership come up with a written and signed assurance restoring peaceful […]

Toilet

Toilet

Waste has become good for Limpopo entrepreneur   Hope Makhavhu had always found it hard to use the outside lavatories whenever he visited his grandmother in Venda. That is why he came up with a business idea centered on improving these kinds of lavatories. His company, Mabunga Toilets, which was established in 2007, specialises in […]