US more attractive place to invest than China

2015-01-21 15:00

Despite worries over the global economy, the United States has overtaken China as the number one investment destination among the world CEOs.

Bribery, corruption frustrate CEOs in Africa

2014-09-11 15:08

For 83% of CEOs in Africa, bribery and corruption form a significant and frustrating threat to business growth, according to a PwC report.

African Bank: Curator answers questions

2014-08-13 15:43

Many Fin24 users want to know how the curatorship Sarb has placed African Bank under will affect their loans, loan repayments and credit cards.

Government revenue under pressure

2014-02-20 14:06

With slower economic growth translating into lower consumer spending and lower tax collections, indications are that government revenue is decreasing.


The construction sector has been punished for its lacklustre financial performance in the down cycle and because of public perception following collusion in the industry, according to PwC.

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Fighting fraud with facts, awareness

2013-11-03 14:25

More than 900 organisations globally will promote anti-fraud awareness and prevention campaigns as International Fraud Awareness Week starts.

PwC: SA should focus on intra-Africa trade

2013-10-31 10:44

While South Africa has the most developed transport and logistics sector in Sub-Saharan Africa, logistics firms are looking to the rest of Africa for investment opportunities, says PwC.

Opposite views hurting SA economy

2013-08-19 18:50

The polarised economic debate between competitiveness and inclusivity in South Africa is not healthy, according to an expert.

PwC sees outside chance for super tax

2013-02-27 10:00

There is an outside chance that a new super tax rate of 45% could be introduced for those earning more than R1m, says PwC.

Tough year ahead for mining - report

2012-11-22 17:54

SA's mining industry is facing a challenging year because of declining profits and strikes, according to a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Advertisers benefit from print, digital

2012-09-13 13:13

Advertisers are benefiting from both print and digital marketing, which allows them to target audiences more effectively, says an industry expert.

PwC: Leave accumulation a big issue

2011-12-12 10:30

As companies prepare for the holiday season shutdown, many are grappling with annual leave issues and specifically the buildup of leave.

Geil groei

2011-03-31 00:00

Die vooruitsigte vir die landbou wêreldwyd lyk die beste in jare – as ’n mens verby ’n klompie geesdrifdempers, soos plaasmisdaad, grondhervorming en ander politieke kwessies in SA en natuurrampe kyk.

Corruption costs E Cape health R45m

2011-03-07 15:12

Fraud and corruption by officials and service providers have cost the Eastern Cape health department at least R45m in the past few years.

SA farmers lack competitiveness: PwC

2011-02-01 15:19

A survey by PwC says the strong rand and subsidies for farmers in developed countries are contributing to SA farmers' lack of competitiveness.


Former African Bank boss apologises

2014-09-14 09:18

Former African Bank executive Tami Sokutu has finally apologised for having dismissed the poor who borrowed from the embattled bank.

African Bank impact on pension funds

2014-09-10 19:10

Fin24 users are raising their concerns about the impact African Bank's curatorship could have on their pension or provident funds.

Tax relief does not meet inflation - PwC

2014-02-26 18:43

PricewaterhouseCoopers says the personal income tax relief outlined in Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's budget speech is not enough to cover rising inflation.

SABC execs don't have thinking skills - report

2014-02-05 09:34

A skills audit by PwC has found that executives and senior managers at the SABC do not meet the minimum strategic thinking skills.


The construction sector has been punished for its lacklustre financial performance in the down cycle and because of public perception following collusion in the industry, according to PwC.

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Pricewaterhouse to buy consulting firm Booz

2013-10-31 16:11

Accounting giant PricewaterhouseCoopers says it has reached a deal to buy business consultancy Booz & Company.

BEE big challenge for family businesses

2013-08-20 10:38

Family businesses in South Africa do not feel supported by the government and this impacts on the successful implementation of BB-BEE, according to a survey.

PwC appointed administrator of UK Coal

2013-07-09 15:34

Pricewaterhouse Coopers has been appointed administrator of Britain's biggest coal producer UK Coal, PwC says.

Did PwC fudge its gambling report?

2012-12-14 14:49

Regulatory gambling body, the National Gambling Board, has disputed the interpretation of SA’s first gaming outlook report released by PricewaterhouseCoopers.

SA mining industry faces leaner times

2012-11-21 13:50

A tough year for the mining industry lies ahead in the wake of recent industrial action and mounting cost pressure, according to a report.

SA's digital spend to rise 21%

2012-09-10 13:19

SA’s entertainment and media firms have reached the “end of the digital beginning”‚ with digital activities now becoming the “new normal”, shows a PwC report.

PwC hit with record fine in UK

2012-01-06 12:45

PricewaterhouseCoopers has been fined £1.4m in Britain for wrongly telling local regulators that JPMorgan Securities was keeping client money safe.

SA casino market growing fast

2011-12-05 16:37

SA had the fastest-growing global casino market in 2010, according to a report by PwC.

Fine thanks

2011-03-31 00:00

If you look beyond the few negative factors – such as land reform and other political issues, crime against farmers and unexpected natural disasters – prospects for South Africa’s farming industry look better than they have for years. Agribusinesses will undoubtedly share in that.

Digital music set to rock: PwC

2011-02-11 12:52

Sales of digital music in SA are set to increase substantially by 2014, says PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Family ties pull businesses through

2011-01-19 07:58

Three-quarters of SA's family-owned businesses believe family ties helped them through the recession, according to a PwC survey.

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