SAICA offers three reputable professional accounting and business designations from a foundational to a strategic level of accounting and business competence –

Accounting Technician [AT(SA)], Associate General Accountant [AGA(SA)] and Chartered Accountant [CA(SA)].






25 top companies for leaders

Company Location Revenue Employees 1 IBM USA $99.9 bil 426,751 2 General Mills USA $14.8 bil 33,000 3 Procter & Gamble USA $79.7 bil 127,000 4 Aditya Birla India $35 bill 133,000 5 Colgate-Palmolive USA $15.6 bil 39,200 6 Hindustan Unilever India $4.1 bil 15,000 7 ICICI Bank India $8.1 bil 61,697 8 McDonald’s USA…

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LEAD: Career suite

Career Suite Employee engagement: Delivers bottom-line results Human capital Training and Brand Value Join the E-Learning Revolution Performance And Variable Pay Transitioning from CA(SA) to CFO What are the Sought-after Accounting Attributes Right Now?           Career Suite Whether you’re thinking about furthering your career or finding the perfect candidate … Career…

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Lead: A keen balancing act

Vanuja Maharaj – an achiever at work, devoted wife and mother at home When you are the youngest female business executive of colour in the Auditor-General’s Office (AGSA), based in the KwaZulu- Natal (KZN) Business Unit office, carving out your niche is a challenge at first. But if you are passionate about what you do…

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Lead: LIFESTYLE: Motoring and Travel

Mercedes 350 CLS Shooting Brake This is a totally new breed of car from Mercedes Benz, a four-door coupé with a twist – as it’s also a station wagon. This new concept design ensures the CLS Shooting Brake stands out from the crowd. Its front end is almost identical to the conventional CLS design, including…

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Lead: Profile: Introducing Godfrey Mongatane CA(SA)

Introducing Godfrey Mongatane CA(SA) These words by America’s first black president echo the sentiments and drive of Godfrey Mongatane, a proud recipient of The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) Thuthuka Bursary Fund (TBF). Mongatane is a technical learning manager at the Office of the Auditor-General, and a recently qualified chartered accountant CA(SA). The…

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OFFSHORE INVESTMENT in the spotlight As governments target offshore structures for tax avoidance, their other advantages come to the fore. Offshore structures. There was a time when South Africans who didn’t have them, wanted them, and when those who did, couldn’t talk about it. In recent years, however, more relaxed exchange controls allow greater flexibility…

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