Why capitalism wins. And how a simple accounting move can defeat it

2017-10-10 07:29

A new accounting system that goes beyond the capitalist understanding of value is bubbling under and could topple capitalism itself, explains Lorenzo Fioramonti.

Pioneering entrepreneur set to go global

2016-08-05 14:49

Chartered accountant turned entrepreneur Sindi Mabaso-Koyana is a role model to young black women in industry as she sets her sights on international opportunities.

Bursary aims to increase number of black CAs

2015-05-08 10:50

The KwaZulu-Natal government has helped sponsor scholarships for 100 students to become chartered ­accountants over four years as a way to alleviate the severe shortage of financial management skills in ­municipalities.

Accountants honour Mlambo-Ngcuka

2014-08-08 16:28

Former SA deputy president receives the Woman of Substance Award for championing the cause of women development on an international stage.

SA bean counters get chance to shine

2014-02-09 19:00

The SA Institute of Business Accountants has urged accountants to market themselves to benefit from a business windfall thanks to legislation.

Auditing becoming a dangerous profession - report

2013-10-27 11:33

The murder of Lawrence Moepi is a sign that forensic auditing is becoming an increasingly dangerous profession in SA, says the Association of Public Accounts.

Govt can plug skills shortage, says AG

2013-02-21 16:06

Recruiting and training chartered accountants could help ease service delivery problems, says Auditor General Terence Nombembe.

Project launched to boost accountants

2012-10-05 13:52

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande says the department will invest over R84m in Walter Sisulu University's accounting department.

Accountants defend tax practitioners

2012-02-28 13:58

Not all tax practitioners are lax, incompetent, and non-compliant, says the SA Institute of Professional Accountants.


Accountants gear up for VUCA world

2017-09-26 20:32

Business leaders recently assembled at the Chartered Global Management Accountant Africa Inaugural Conference at the Sandton Convention Centre.

Accounting for success

2016-02-09 14:04

Business services company Ariston Global grew 250% last year and was named the 2015 National Small Business Champion by National Small Business Chamber. What is its recipe for success?

Natural resources, population worry accountants

2015-02-17 17:52

The deterioration in natural resources would have the most impact on business in 2024, according to a survey conducted by an accounting body.

Accountants to help Africa's development

2014-05-12 15:17

The accounting profession is well positioned to contribute to sustained economic development in Africa, according to an industry body.

Accountants face stricter measures

2013-11-29 19:00

Measures proposed by the World Bank will help smaller businesses, who pay for professional accounting services, receive work of acceptable international standard.

Crying need for professional accountants

2013-10-14 10:46

SA has a shortfall of 20 000 professional accountants and accounting firms and government departments should become accredited training centres, says an expert.

SA accountant to join international body

2013-02-13 14:55

A South African chartered accountant has been appointed to serve on an international financial body of the International Financial Reporting Standards foundation.

Patel launches business hub

2012-07-19 09:08

Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel has launched a business hub and skills programme for unemployed accounting graduates.

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