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Are South Africans over-insured when it comes to funeral cover?

Are South Africans over-insured when it comes to funeral cover?

In mid-April 2022, South Africa passed 100,000 Covid-19-related deaths. At the same time, the South African Medical Research Council reported more than 300,000 excess...
Esther Hoogstad CEO of Enlabeler

SA Tech start up secures backing, closes funding, and now aims...

Venture capital investment promises job creation and more South African tech start-up Enlabeler has closed its funding round with venture capital firms Kingson Capital and...
Geoff Jennett, CEO of Emira

Emira agrees to sell Enyuka shareholding to One in R637 million...

Emira Property Fund (JSE: EMI) has, subject to financing conditions precedent normal for this sort of transaction, agreed to sell its entire 49.9% stake...
Ombudsman for Long-term Insurance (OLTI)

INSURANCE OMBUDS REIMBURSE CONSUMERS WITH R400-M DESPITE COVID CHALLENGES

The Ombudsman for Long-term (life) Insurance and the Ombudsman for Short-term (non-life) Insurance, together put almost R400-milion back in the hands of consumers who...
The Russia – Ukraine Conflict and its Impact on the Infrastructure and Built Environment Industry in Africa 

The Russia – Ukraine Conflict and its Impact on the Infrastructure...

NAIROBI, Kenya, 17 May, 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-Introduction Russia launched a full assault on Ukraine, its southwest neighbour, on February 24, 2022, marking a significant...
Chris Blair CEO at 21st Century

Experts weigh in on how much personal tax is too much...

How much personal tax is too much tax to pay? Total government spending in 2020 was approximately R2 trillion according to Stats SA. In an...
Ecobank Group is GOLD Sponsor for Africa Fintech Summits in Washington, D.C. and Cape Town

Ecobank Group is GOLD Sponsor for Africa Fintech Summits in Washington,...

WASHINGTON, DC, 12th April 2022 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- The Africa Fintech Summit is pleased to announce that Ecobank Group, one of Africa’s pioneering Fintech enabler banks, is...
Increased risks spells danger for an already fragile economy. Fraud summit urges caution.

Increased risks spells danger for an already fragile economy. Fraud summit...

Over the past two years, South Africa has been hard at work to address the economic challenges that have been created by the Covid-19...

New Paradigm of Innovation: Tata Passenger Electric Mobility Proudly Showcases Its...

MUMBAI, India - Taking a giant stride towards the next generation of electric vehicles, Tata Passenger Electric Mobility (TPEM) today made a smashing debut...

Al Zorah selects The Oberoi Group to manage its second luxury...

Ajman, United Arab Emirates - Al Zorah Development Company, a joint venture between the Government of Ajman and Solidere International PLC, has selected The...
Chancen international announces first close of its m future of work fund for ethical student financing 

Chancen international announces first close of its $21m future of work...

The Fund will provide tuition financing for 10,000 youth in Rwanda with future expansion to South African and Kenya KIGALI, Rwanda, 11 May, 2022 -/African...
Reana Steyn, the Ombudsman for Banking Services (OBS)

The OBS Secures Millions for Bank Customers Wronged by Banks

Over the past two years, the Covid-19 Pandemic has disrupted the traditional banking model testing it to its limit. Banks are battling to address...