Saturday, May 25, 2019

Gender parity in sub-Saharan Africa could take 135 years

On International Women’s Day, the World Economic Forum’s Gender Gap Report has little encouragement for women – at the current pace of transformation, it...

Vunani acquires majority shareholding in Metropolitan Life Swaziland

In a transaction between MMI Holdings Limited and Vunani Limited, Vunani has, together with the current Metropolitan Life Swaziland management, acquired the majority stake of...

ATM cashout cyber-attacks hitting African banks

Foregenix has warned that a rise in ATM cashout cyber-attacks can cause extensive financial and reputational harm within a matter of hours. The growth of these...

SAIA warns of extreme weather conditions

The South African Insurance Association says the SADC Climate Services Centre Bulletin highlights the possibility of extreme weather events during the first quarter of...

New vehicle sales could shrink, says WesBank

South Africa’s leading vehicle finance provider says new vehicle sales are set to decline by 1% in 2019. “With little in the way of...