As part of Henley Business School Africa’s Management Advancement Programme (MAP+) course, middle managers worked over a five month period with Sparrow School to assist on a strategy to develop a feeding scheme for its pupils.

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Our Honourable Minister of Finance’s budget speech is not only going to be under the magnifying glass by rating agencies this week but also by South African consumers.  Wikus Olivier, debt management expert at DebtSafe, says that some announcements can have an unfortunate effect on over-indebted consumers. He mentions that many South Africans are already applying for credit on a huge scale as it is and if indirect taxes, income tax and/or Value Added Tax (VAT) are increased – the situation could worsen.

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FNB NMMU-Madibaz skipper Kevin Kaba is banking on his team’s “never-say-die” attitude to help them overcome a tough period after two successive losses in the FNB Varsity Cup rugby competition.

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Former Super Sport United FC player Daylon Appolis has recently joined the NWU Soccer Institute Daylon has been part of the Super Sport United academy based in Ladium since the age of 12 when he was still doing Grade 8.

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As access to banking services through digital channels continues to grow, so does the need to protect consumers against the prevalence of online banking fraud.

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South Africa has come a long way since the dark days of Apartheid. 22 years following the dawn of democratic South Africa, our country has dramatically changed in many ways. Indeed, how we see ourselves as South Africans and how the world sees us, has been profoundly altered.

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Supportive, well-located and affordable work spaces, where users can network with like-minded people, are in short supply in Cape Town. However, Inyathelo (The South African Institute for Advancement) is offering hot desking, meeting spaces, conference rooms and related facilities in Woodstock’s trendy Buchanan Square.

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The new professional team of Pieter Seyffert and Travis Walker claimed their fifth stage victory as the TransCape mountain bike race paid tribute to former British road champion Sharon Laws, who was diagnosed with cervical cancer late last year.

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The further delay by the Department of Health to launch the much-anticipated South African Health Products Regulatory Agency (SAHPRA) is a blow to the pharma industry.

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The latest Quarterly Labour Force statistics put unemployment at over 26.5%, highlighting the desperate need for both government and private sector to prioritise investment into building up entrepreneurial ventures that will drive job creation.

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