• green power
    By BT-SA
    Local ICT Infrastructure company BT-SA has warned that the 9.4% Eskom tariff hike will have a huge effect on businesses, especially if they fail to streamline their energy consumption. Incorporating smart office or home technology into a new or existing structure makes it easier to reduce energy consumption and the carbon footprint a home or […]
    June 29, 2016 Read More
  • Growing money
    By 1Life
    Since the inception of Truth About Money, a 1Life initiative, in March 2014, 20 635* South Africans have taken the first step towards financial freedom. Through the financial education course, thousands of people from every walk of life have embarked on the journey of better understanding their finances, in order to make healthy financial decisions. […]
    June 29, 2016 Read More
  • Three face emotions with happy selected
    By Andries Brink, PwC National Private Company Services Leader
    An overwhelming majority of private company CEOs believe their company is likely to grow revenues over the next year, according to research among more than 840 private company CEOs as part of PwC’s 19th Annual Global CEO Survey. This is only slightly lower than the public company average of 84%; with companies defining themselves as […]
    June 29, 2016 Read More
  • youth
    By Banie Claasen, Gauteng South Managing Executive at Absa
    Absa will afford 100 students from Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) colleges (formerly known as FET Colleges) in the south of Gauteng, the opportunity to create a critical foundation for their careers through practical experience and observations in the world of work for a full week. Until 05 July 2016 the programme will provide […]
    June 28, 2016 Read More
Featured News
  • Legal
    By Johan Botes, partner and head of the Employment Practice Group at global law firm Baker & Mckenzie
    Recent reports indicate that the public broadcaster suspended three journalists from duty because the employer appears to feel aggrieved by the journalists’ refusal to toe the line in respect of the broadcaster’s policy decision in respect of broadcasting public protests. This follows the reported dismissal of eight journalists (and issuing of final written warning to […]
    June 29, 2016 Read More
  • wanted
    By PROFIDA
    Computer Science Software (Pty) Ltd is a specialized software developer focused in the insurance and financial services industry. For our PROFIDA Support Team we are looking for a team player experienced in the short-term or life insurance sector to support and train PROFIDA Users. PROFIDA Insurance Management Software is employed by brokers, administrators and underwriters […]
    June 27, 2016 Read More
  • rugby
    By Assupol
    The tournament, which will be held at the Markotter Stadium in Stellenbosch, features two tiers with six teams in the international section and then 16 local club teams competing for a trophy of their own. Kenya, Zimbabwe, a Namibian invitational team, a Western Province invitational team and the SA Academy Sevens team have all been […]
    June 22, 2016 Read More
  • Light bulb glowing
    By ABB Group
    ABB has commissioned an integrated solar-diesel microgrid installation at its 96,000 square meter Longmeadow facility in Johannesburg, South Africa. This is a world premiere for the innovative solution with fully grid-connected and off-grid functionalities designed to maximize the use of renewable energy and ensure uninterrupted power supply to keep the lights on and the factories running […]
    June 15, 2016 Read More
Featured Articles
Featured Videos
By COVER Magazine
COVER attended the 43rd AIO Conference and general assembly held in Marrakech and brings you video interviews with some of the 2016 delegates
May 25, 2016 Read More
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Short-term
John Nienaber
By Mutual & Federal
Short-term insurer Mutual & Federal has announced the appointment of John Nienaber as Executive: Corporate & Niche.
June 27, 2016 Read More
Financial Planning
Growing money
By 1Life
Through the financial education course, thousands of people from every walk of life have embarked on the journey of better understanding their finances, in order to make healthy financial decisions.
June 29, 2016 Read More
Investment
investment long term outlook
By BlackRock
The UK’s momentous decision to leave the EU brings long-lasting political and economic consequences. Here’s what we expect will happen.
June 27, 2016 Read More
Risk Management
Tornado destroying house
By Allianz Risk Transfer
Allianz Risk Transfer AG (ART) and Nephila Capital Limited (Nephila) announced on 15 June that they have successfully piloted the use of blockchain smart contract technology for transacting a natural catastrophe swap.
June 20, 2016 Read More
Africa
hand shake
By Baker & McKenzie
Baker & McKenzie announced that its Johannesburg office has appointed Gerhard Rudolph and Morné van der Merwe as co-managing partners, and Wildu du Plessis as Africa head, with effect from 1 July 2016.
June 22, 2016 Read More
Associations
Shaking hands
By Donald Makhafola
Members of the Institute of Risk Management South Africa (IRMSA) have overwhelmingly elected both Bernice Francis and Malebo Makgalemela as members of the executive committee at their 13th Annual General Meeting held at the Johannesburg Country Club this week.
June 22, 2016 Read More