New tender document shows alternative plans for e-tolls – including licence renewals and a fuel reward system

Road agency Sanral has put out a new tender looking for contractors to take over the Gauteng open road tolling project – including new services that could be implemented and added to its systems.

August 4, 2022
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government

New school calendar for South Africa cuts down on holidays

The Department of Basic Education has gazetted the confirmed school calendar for 2024, adding to the calendar for 2023  – published earlier this year.

August 4, 2022
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lifestyle

Mediclinic accepts £3.7 billion bid from billionaire Rupert

Mediclinic International agreed to the latest in a series of offers from a consortium led by billionaire Johann Rupert, valuing the South African hospital operator at 3.7 billion pounds ($4.5 billi...

August 4, 2022
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business opinion

Call for South Africa to ban consultancy for its dodgy work at SARS

The Helen Suzman Foundation (HSF)has called on the government in South Africa to follow the lead of its adversaries in the UK and ban consultancy Bain & Co the role it played in facilitating the ca...

August 4, 2022
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business opinion

Big changes on the cards for e-tolls in South Africa

The South African National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) has issued a tender for the failed e-toll system and is set to meet on Thursday (4 August) to discuss it further.

August 4, 2022
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government

Brain-based coaching – An excellent way to grow as a business owner

Brain-based coaching is a particularly effective form of business coaching that business owners should seriously consider.

August 4, 2022
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industry news

Helping business flow – Coen Jonker discusses TymeBank’s growth in business banking

TymeBank CEO Coen Jonker says that the digital bank’s proposed acquisition of Retail Capital will allow it to build solutions that tap into the needs of undercapitalized small businesses.

August 4, 2022
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banking

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New features coming to eBucks and the FNB banking app

Banking group FNB says it will add a host of new features to eBucks and FNB Connect, including access to educational tools, more rewards partners and the addition of smart home devices to its store.

August 4, 2022
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banking

Changes to electricity meters in South Africa – what you should know

The software for all prepaid electricity meters in South Africa will expire in 2024. Prepaid metering software must be updated or customers won’t be able to recharge their meters with new tokens; a...

August 4, 2022
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software

Big changes proposed for public service in South Africa – what you need to know

Cabinet is considering the implementation of a framework geared towards the professionalisation of the entire public service, says Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs minister, Dr Nkosaz...

August 4, 2022
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government

Get the latest petrochemical and energy insights from Old Mutual

Old Mutual’s corporate resource hub offers a wealth of information and insights into the trends and opportunities driving South Africa’s petrochemical and energy sectors.

August 4, 2022
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industry news

SARS boss Kieswetter sends out strong tax message

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has warned officials and the public against defrauding the entity as action will be taken against those who engage in criminality.

August 4, 2022
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banking

South Africa’s biggest retailers: Shoprite vs Woolworths vs Spar vs Pick n Pay

Professional services group Deloitte has published its annual Global Powers of Retail report for 2022, ranking the 250 biggest retail groups across the world – including five from South Africa.

August 4, 2022
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business

New WhatsApp features to look out for

New features are currently in the works for messaging service WhatsApp, according to insider website WABetaInfo.

August 4, 2022
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mobile

The most searched-for electric vehicle in South Africa

New data from the classifieds website AutoTrader shows a growing interest among South Africans in the purchase of second-hand electric vehicles (EVs).

August 4, 2022
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motoring

The best company to take care of all your Android and iOS app development needs

If you are looking for a company to take care of all your app development needs, then Codehesion is the perfect choice.

August 4, 2022
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industry news

A South African company with 16,000 staff on flexible working

Workplaces don’t look the way they used to, says Lettie-Basani Phume, group human capital executive at Momentum Metropolitan. But even as businesses have mostly adopted a hybrid approach where peop...

August 4, 2022
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trending

Crypto has no place in private banking right now, says wealth manager

Pictet Group, the Swiss wealth manager, is cautioning against crypto investments amid the recent industry turmoil.

August 4, 2022
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technology