Johannesburg, Tuesday 25 October 2016 – The issue of university funding is no laughing matter. This is precisely why five of South Africa’s finest comedians have joined forces with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants’ (SAICA) Thuthuka Bursary Fund to host an exclusive Comedy Show to raise funds to support students who wish to become chartered accountants (CAs[SA]).
Johannesburg, Friday 8 October 2016 –If there is one thing the South African economy requires to flourish, it is leadership. For this reason, the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) has aligned many of its projects to building our nation by actively developing the traits of a responsible leader at university level and instilling these values in all those studying towards becoming a chartered accountant (CA[SA]).
Kimberley, Thursday 29 September 2016 – During the upcoming school holidays, approximately 100 of the Nortern Cape’s top performing Grade 11 learners will spend a week at the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants’ (SAICA) Thuthuka Development Camps to improve their mathematics, financial literacy accounting, English and science knowledge.
Cape Town, Thursday 29 September 2016 – Whether you are an entrepreneur or employee, problem solving is an essential part of keeping your business ahead of the pack. It is for this reason that “thinking outside of the box” is something learners must gain while they are still young. Enter the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants’ (SAICA) annual Business Development Games which are held around the country to teach learners about how business works and what their place in it is. Earlier this month, 160 Grade 10 and 11 learners from 16 schools in and around the greater Cape Town area had the chance to take part in the games. Learners from Grabouw’s Groenberg High School won first prize.
Hearing the Cape Flats’ Michellene Barnes’ story of where she started and where she is today, inspires anyone to believe in success over circumstances.
Grahamstown, Thursday 15 September 2016 – St Andrew’s College’s Nicholas Kroon (18) says he is just a regular matric who enjoys sport and reading and is working hard in preparation for his final matric exams.
Rustenburg, Wednesday 31 August 2016 –Every year, the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) runs Business Development Games around the country to teach Grade 10 learners about the world of business. Recently, it was the turn of learners from the Bojanala Platinum District. Learners from Greyville Secondary School won the event after its team made the most money.
Johannesburg, Tuesday 30 August 2016 – Among the top lessons learners discover when playing entrepreneurship games is to think outside the box, create opportunity and promote economic opportunity.
Vanderbijlpark, Tuesday 23 August 2016 – For the past four years, the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) and Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) have been hard at work promoting mathematics, science and technology to girl learners around the province through its annual Business Development Games.
Polokwane, Friday 19 August 2016 – It is with great pride and excitement that the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) announces that the University of Limpopo (UL) has gained accreditation for its postgraduate degree in accounting, effective from January 2017. This, together with the undergraduate accreditation UL achieved in 2011, means the province’s aspiring chartered accountants (CAs[SA]) will now be able to complete their full four years of studies at the institution.