KPMG and Grant Thornton show deterioration in audit quality

In the latest annual report of the UK’s Financial Reporting Council (FRC), CEO Stephen Haddrill notes an “unacceptable deterioration” in the audit quality of KPMG. Grant Thornton also comes in for a tongue lashing for its lack of improvement in audit quality. The FRC...

SAIBA: Italy tour

SAIBA has arranged a tour for accountants to Italy. Have you booked your spot? This follows an invitation by our sister organizations ANDAF and IAFEI, the global body for CFOs, that they would like to make Africa part of their CFO World Congress hosted in the ancient...

Photos from Leaderex convention in Sandton

Accounting Weekly editor Ciaran Ryan with Bonang Mohale, CEO of Business Leadership South Africa CFO Talks staff networking with CFOs at Leaderex in Sandton Jon Foster-Pedley, dean and director of Henley Business School Africa, drops by the CFO Talks stand at Leaderex...

The leaders of South Africa agree: creating jobs is the top priority

South Africa’s problems are legion but relatively easy to fix, according to several guest speakers at the Leaderex convention in Sandton this week. All it requires is political will. There were some truly amazing stories that never make the headlines: for example, Dr...

Notice to Customers (Notice 48 of 2019)

UNAUTHORISED USE OF CIPC NAME, ABBREVIATION AND LOGO The Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC) would like to remind customers that the words COMPANIES AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY COMMISSION as well as the abbreviation CIPC and the logo of CIPC have been...