News Articles and Press & media releases

Below are just a few of the latest 2018 press releases:

Limpopo schools' business acumen shines through
Limpopo schools' business acumen shines through
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Winners of the annual Limpopo Business Development Games released Polokwane: Tuesday, 16 October 2018 – Every year, grade 10 and 11 learners from around the province are given the opportunity to participate in their province’s annual Business Development Game.
Rewriting History – SAICA accredits Historically Disadvantaged  Institutions
Rewriting History – SAICA accredits Historically Disadvantaged Institutions
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Johannesburg, 18 October 2018 – At 65%, South Africa’s most recent Gini Coefficient (a gauge of economic inequality measuring income distribution among a population.
WSU accreditation: a massive boost for the Eastern Cape
WSU accreditation: a massive boost for the Eastern Cape
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Eastern Cape, Thursday 18 October 2018 – As the poorest of South Africa’s nine provinces, many believe that opportunities for economic growth in the Eastern Cape are rare.
SAICA’s response to the VBS Mutual Bank report released by Advocate Terry Motau SC on 10 October 2018
SAICA’s response to the VBS Mutual Bank report released by Advocate Terry Motau SC on 10 October 2018
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Johannesburg Thursday 11 October 2018 - The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) takes note of The Great Bank Heist, Advocate Terry Motau SC’s forensic report on the alleged fraud that took place at VBS Mutual Bank.
3 600 Grade 7 Learners flex literacy muscles this week
3 600 Grade 7 Learners flex literacy muscles this week
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Johannesburg, Tuesday 9 October 2018: Numerous studies show that when it comes to international education standards—particularly in terms of numerical and reading literacy—South African children continue significantly to underperform.
SAICA’s AT(SA) initiative contributes to building our nation
SAICA’s AT(SA) initiative contributes to building our nation
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Better functioning accounting and finance departments boosts public and private sector success
Stellenbosch University’s Lungelo Ngobese wins 2018 Student Leadership Summit
Stellenbosch University’s Lungelo Ngobese wins 2018 Student Leadership Summit
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Johannesburg, Friday 5 October 2018: Responsible leaders need to be willing to base every action and decision on their values and principles to make a positive impact on society. This is the opinion of the judging panel who selected the Top 30 university students attending the 10th South African Institute of Chartered Accountant’s annual Student Leadership Summit (SLS).
Livingstone High School learners prove they are ‘best in business’ at 2018 Western Cape Business Games
Livingstone High School learners prove they are ‘best in business’ at 2018 Western Cape Business Games
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Cape Town: Friday 5 October 2018 – Every year, grade 10 and 11 learners from around the province are given the opportunity to participate in their province’s annual Business Development Game. With 190 learner from 19 schools taking part in this year’s Western Cape games this September, Livingstone High School learners claimed top spot and proved that entrepreneurship is alive and well in the province.
Mthatha’s Holy Cross High School wins this year’s Eastern Cape Business Games
Mthatha’s Holy Cross High School wins this year’s Eastern Cape Business Games
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Eastern Cape: Tuesday, 25 September 2018 – Every year, grade 10 and 11 learners from around the province are given the opportunity to participate in their province’s annual Business Development Game. With 117 learners from 11 schools taking part in this year’s Eastern Cape games this September, Mthatha’s Holy Cross High School claimed top spot and proved that entrepreneurship is alive and well in the province.
A new dawn for tertiary education in KZN
A new dawn for tertiary education in KZN
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Durban, Thursday 27 September 2018: One of the major reasons people cite for relocating to South Africa’s two major metropolitan provinces – Gauteng and the Western Cape – is their perceived abundance of opportunity. But with two significant changes in the tertiary education landscape of the KwaZulu-Natal province, this no longer needs to be the case for students who wish to pursue a chartered accountancy career.