Business

Eskom BIC winners 1

Eskom BIC winners 1

Eskom Foundation visits competition winners to see progress   Nie Cele Freddy Motau MD of Reba Chemicals.     In a drive to check progress made to date,Eskom Development Foundation recently visited Business Investment Competition (BIC) winners in Gauteng. First on the list was the Chloorkop based Reba Chemicals. This is the company that manufactures […]

2018 Budget speech

2018 Budget speech

Megabucks for Gauteng   Nie  Cele Mapulane  Koapeng   Gauteng government plans to raise an earth shattering R6 billion in own revenue this year to compensate for cuts for equitable share and alleviate spending pressures particularly in the social delivery departments.   Furthermore planning for the Gauteng’s first new highway since the 1970s, namely the […]

Eskom Health Bus

Eskom Health Bus

  Eskom brings basic healthcare closer to learners Nie Cele Thumbs up for the Bophelong bus launch.   In a push to improve the quality of life by delivering health services to communities,  Eskom Development Foundation in partnership with the department of Public Enterprise recently delivered two state of the art mobile pediatric clinics to […]

Gauteng mid-term budget

Gauteng mid-term budget

Creecy delivers super budget for Gauteng   Khanyisile Mashinini Barbara Creecy, is Gauteng Finance MEC.     In an unprecedented twist, Gauteng budget has been increased from R108 billion to R112 billion.Twenty-three provincial departments and entities now boast clean audits, meaning that two out of three provincial institutions received unqualified audits with no matters of […]

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 […]