Thursday, 12 October 2017: On Friday 22 September 2017, The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) announced its unequivocal support for an Independent Inquiry into the alleged misconduct of certain members of SAICA employed by the audit firm KPMG.
Johannesburg, 09 October 2017 - As the 2018 budgeting process for public schools get into full swing in preparation for submission to the department of education (DoE) by 01 December 2017, The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) urges parents to get involved in the budgeting process of their schools to ensure that proper processes are followed when preparing budgets and that the budgets support the school vision, mission and improvement plans.
Johannesburg 3 October 2017 - The Chartered Accountancy in South Africa CA(SA) is currently faced with significant criticism following the purported misdemeanours of CAs(SA) in unethical activity.
Johannesburg, Monday, 2 October 2017 - The World Economic Forum's Competitiveness Report 2017-2018 that was released last week, shows that South Africa's overall ranking has declined from 47 to 61 (out of 137 countries included in the recent report). The global competitiveness index (GCI) comprises 114 indicators, which are grouped into 12 pillars. One of these indicators, of particular interest to SAICA, is the strength of the country’s auditing and reporting standards. South Africa has not retained its number one position in this regard, and is now ranked 30th.
Mafikeng, Wednesday 4 October 2017 – Learners from Mafikeng Primary School recently clinched the top four spots for the North West province in the first-ever Grade 7 quiz of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA).
Upington, Wednesday 4 October 2017 – One would think that most grade 11s will spend the upcoming school holidays relaxing, having fun and forgetting about school, but 180 Northern Cape grade 11 learners who have shown a particular aptitude for mathematics will do something completely different.
Johannesburg, Friday, 22 September 2017 - The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) has announced its unconditional support for an independent inquiry into the conduct of certain members of SAICA employed by auditing firm KPMG.
Johannesburg, Wednesday, 20 September 2017 - James Wilkinson (33), Group General Manager for Business Improvement at the Distell Group Limited, has been announced as the overall winner and corporate category winner of the 2017 Top 35 under 35 chartered accountants [CA(SA)] award.
Johannesburg, Tuesday 19 September 2017 – Kabelo Nhlapo, a learner from Monde Primary School, took first place for the Gauteng Province in the first-ever Grade 7 quiz of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA).
East London, Tuesday 19 September 2017 – Sibulelele Natuse, a learner from Nontuthuzelo Primary School, took first place for the Eastern Cape in the first-ever Grade 7 quiz of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA).