ACCOUNTANCY IN MOTION: BMW520d

BMW is normally known for being fast, comfortable and exclusive, so, I was astounded that it would launch a 5 series with a two litre four cylinder engine. A car of this size and weight surely requires at least a 3 litre six cylinder engine to perform effectively, especially on the reef. To my surprise,…

SPECIAL REPORT: WOMEN IN THE PROFESSION

Introduction The social, political and economic inequalities of women throughout the world are well known and well documented by interest groups and lobbyists alike. So when you read about women who, throughout history, have made significant impacts in the sciences, business, political and environmental fields, you cannot help but want to celebrate and laud these…

SAICA NEWS: Regional Updates

There has been a number of enquiries from members on how exactly the structures referred to in our August article operate. In this update, we focus on the various Governing Councils and SAICA member structures that exist within the Regions, their roles and responsibilities, and how they ensure implementation of the SAICA-wide strategy. In each…

SAICA NEWS: CPD

First CPD cycle The first CPD cycle, which started on 1 January 2006 and ended on 31 December 2008, ended on a phenomenal note with 98.5% of SAICA’s members complying by the extended recording date of 31 May 2009. During the months leading up to the end of the period as well as the extension,…