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SA leads AU trade ministers in discussions on WTO issues

PRETORIA, September 19 – South Africa’s Minister of Trade and Industry Dr Rob Davies and Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe have returned from Ethiopia where they attended the Informal Meeting of African Union Ministers of Trade on World Trade Organisation (WTO). The meeting took place at the African Union Headquarters in Addis Ababa, on Monday. The meeting, […]

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International auditing body also probing KPMG over SARS report

JOHANNESBURG, September 18 – The Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA) said on Monday that it had noted that KPMG had taken steps to enforce accountability relating to its controversial South African Revenue Service (SARS) report, but added that it would continue with its own independent investigation. Last week KPMG announced that it had withdrawn […]

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Business Leadership SA welcomes KPMG leadership exit

JOHANNESBURG, September 15 – Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) has welcomed the leadership reshuffle at audit firm KPMG South Africa and the firm’s willingness to act decisively following controversy over audits and reports. This comes as Trevor Hoole tendered his resignation on Friday as the chief executive KPMG South Africa following a storm created by the work the firm did […]