Callard shows Saica videos of unguided Transnet contract negotiations
Former Transnet manager Francis Callard is continuing his testimony at the third sitting of Saica's disciplinary committee's hearings against Anoj Singh.
Saica hears how Transnet error led to inflation of locomotives tender
The second day of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants' disciplinary hearing against former Transnet and Eskom CFO Anoj Singh was spent interrogating more evidence that was presented by former Transnet employee Francis Callard.
Saica told Anoj Singh ordered accelerated delivery of controversial locomotives
Francis Callard has told the Saica hearing that Singh demanded the delivery of up to 480 locomotives be brought forward at the risk by negating critical factors, such as Transnet engineering’s capacity.
16 people killed in inclement weather in KZN as province braces for 'mega-storm'
Officials from the Cooperative Governance Department held a briefing in Dubran on Thursday after several parts of the province were ravaged by severe storms over the past four days.
Ex-Transnet manager details irregular processes at Anoj Singh's Saica hearing
Singh who is a former CFO at Transnet and Eskom faces 18 charges of misconduct for his dealings when he was responsible for the finances in the two state-owned companies.
Witness highlights changes instructed by Singh in procurement of locomotives
Former Transnet strategy manager Francis Callard is the first witness to appear before this disciplinary committee on Wednesday.
Former Eskom exec Anoj Singh to face Saica disciplinary committee
Singh faces disciplinary action emanating from 18 charges for being in breach of various clauses of Saica's code of conduct, including that he behaved in a manner that brought the accountancy profession into disrepute.
Numsa threatens 'mother of all strikes' over planned SAA retrenchments
South African Airways (SAA) is carrying out its restructuring plan which is informed by its turnaround strategy to deal with, among others, its funding and liquidity challenges.
SAA: Restructuring plan to save us R700m
The airline said any job cuts, which are still subject to a Section 189 processes that is yet to start, were part of its turnaround strategy meant to save the company from the brink of collapse.
Unions 'found out through the media' about SAA’s planned job cuts
The state-owned company has begun Section 189 consultations with labour as part of its turnaround strategy.
Allan and Gill Gray Foundation ‘devastated’ by founder’s death
Allan Gray suffered a heart attack and died in Bermuda - where he had settled after establishing the Orbis Investment Management company in 1989 - on Sunday.
DA KZN wants Education MEC Mshengu investigated for ‘abuse’ of state funds
Education MEC Kwazi Mshengu has allegedly been spending R90,000 per month to rent a luxury German vehicle.
Businessman Allan Gray dies at 81
Gray – who founded the asset management company of the same name – died after suffering a heart attack in Bermuda over the weekend.
Ramaphosa: Newly launched review report should debate citizens’ experiences
In it, the government details some of the achievements of the past 25 years including the increase of the matric pass rate and that of life expectancy.
Investment drive ‘distinctive difference’ between Zuma, Ramaphosa presidency
Economist Gina Schoeman says one of the positive developments about the investment conference is that government also used the platform to announce policy interventions.
Ramaphosa's R360bn investment pledges seen as good for his political capital
However, independent political analyst Dale McKinley has cast doubt on whether the investment commitments would lead to job creation and other remedies needed to revive the struggling economy.
Sacci: SA needs more than R3bn in investment to reach sufficient economic growth
Over R3 billion in investment commitments was raised over the course of the three-day investment conference this week.
SA's manufacturing production decreases by 2.4% - Stats SA
This comes after S&P Global on Wednesday hinted at a possible downgrade when the company releases data on its ratings review of the country this month.