News Articles and Press & media releases

Below are just a few of the latest press releases:

Evaluating trust in the accountancy profession
Evaluating trust in the accountancy profession
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Johannesburg, 03 December 2018 – New independent, international research indicates high trust in Chartered Accountants and points to the need for them to lead on protecting data and driving ethical behaviour and transparent business practices.
Almost 2 000 previously disadvantaged students in the pipeline to become CAs(SA)
Almost 2 000 previously disadvantaged students in the pipeline to become CAs(SA)
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Johannesburg, 22 November 2018 - The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) is delivering a steady stream of qualified CAs(SA) from previously disadvantaged groups into the financial and accounting sector through its Thuthuka Nation Building project, transforming the profession while building our nation in line with the vision of the National Development Plan (NDP).
Upcoming SAICA disciplinary hearings
Upcoming SAICA disciplinary hearings
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Johannesburg, 19 November 2018 – The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants’ (SAICA) by-laws permit the issuing of public statements by the SAICA chief executive officer (CEO) regarding the institution of any complaint or investigation or action against a member once a draft charge sheet or a charge sheet has been issued to such member and such matter, complaint, investigation or action is, in the opinion of the CEO, in the public interest.
SAICA’s Thuthuka Education Upliftment Fund impacts millions of lives
SAICA’s Thuthuka Education Upliftment Fund impacts millions of lives
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Johannesburg, 15 November 2018 - Through its Thuthuka Bursary Fund project, SAICA has impacted the lives of more than a million students, transforming the Chartered Accounting profession, and building our nation in line with the vision of the National Development Plan.  
Upcoming disciplinary hearings
Upcoming disciplinary hearings
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Johannesburg, 8 November 2018 – The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants’ (SAICA) by-laws permit the issuing of public statements by the SAICA chief executive officer (CEO) regarding the institution of any complaint or investigation or action against a member once a draft charge sheet or a charge sheet has been issued to such member and such matter, complaint, investigation or action is, in the opinion of the CEO, in the public interest.
Thuto-Tsebo Secondary School claims top spot in 2018 North West Business Games
Thuto-Tsebo Secondary School claims top spot in 2018 North West Business Games
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North West: Tuesday 23 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 109 learner from 11 schools taking part in this year’s North West games this September, Thuto-Tsebo Secondary School learners claimed top spot and proved that entrepreneurship is alive and well in the province.
Duineveld High School learners win 2018 Northern Cape Business Games
Duineveld High School learners win 2018 Northern Cape Business Games
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Upington Tuesday 23 October 2018 – Every year, grade 11 learners from around the province are given the opportunity to participate in their province’s annual Business Development Game. With 87 learner from 44 schools taking part in this year’s Northern Cape games earlier this month, learners from Duineveld High School claimed top spot and proved that entrepreneurship is alive and well in the province.
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.