Cape Town Finance

A look at Cardano’s major blockchain projects for Africa

African countries have always been the early adopters of fintech. Emerging technology has been at the forefront of major solutions across the continent. More recently, IOHK announced its big plans in what it says is the biggest blockchain deal in history. Solve problems with emerging technologies Despite the common idea …

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Hydrogen, finance and climate change at the center of attention at high-level Enlit Africa

Can Africa carve out a role for itself in the booming hydrogen market? How do cities protect their energy sectors and water systems from the climate? Where will the funding for the 5Ds of the energy transition come from? These are just a few of the relevant questions and topics …

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Senior Administrator Cape Town City Clean-Up Operational Program Management Unit

The City of Cape Town promotes and applies the principles of employment equity. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. WATER AND WASTE – SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT: CLEANING – OPERATIONAL PROGRAMS MANAGEMENT UNIT SENIOR PROFESSIONAL OFFICER: CLEANING – OPERATIONAL PROGRAMS MANAGEMENT UNIT TCOE: SALARY FROM R840 607 – R1 140489 …

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The mediation service “ has the power to fight and remedy any discrimination in the banking sector ”

CAPE TOWN – As black-owned businesses continue their struggle for financial aid from banks, while others experience the brutal closure of their bank accounts for no good reason, the banking ombudsman stressed they were there as a last resort and as a remedy. to investigate any possibility of unfair treatment. …

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Geordin Hill-Lewis presented as favorite to take back the reins in Cape Town

Through Samkelo Mtshali, Tshego Lepule, Nathan Adams 8h ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – With the municipal elections approaching, Geordin Hill-Lewis of the DA has become one of the favorites to run for mayor in Cape Town, vowing to fight crime, boost the local economy and create jobs. …

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Yarmouth voters approve capital spending but postpone wastewater partnership deal until fall

PRINT DECKHED: Municipal assembly postpones DHY partnership vote on wastewater to fall A cold spring wind, overcast skies and occasional raindrops did not deter 160 Yarmouth voters from attending this year’s town annual reunion, held outdoors at the Mattacheese Middle Ball Court School due to coronavirus concerns. Town moderator Kenneth …

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Orleans Town Meeting supports affordable housing

Orleans voters on Saturday supported several town hall meeting articles to make more low-income or labor-intensive housing available in their city. By a vote of 246 to 34, voters approved $ 2,925,000 to purchase the Governor Prence Inn on Route 6A, Orléans will not rent space, except perhaps for affordable …

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Cape Town harbor in the spotlight

There have been great concerns about the inefficiencies of the Port of Cape Town as it has become a risk for agricultural exports. Provincial Minister of Agriculture, Ivan Meyer recently met with the Citrus Growers Association (CGA) about the port condition which puts the import and export of goods in …

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Inventory management accountant – IT-Online

A Cape Town-based multinational corporation is looking for an Inventory Accountant to join its successful finance team. Within: Chief Financial Officer: Retail Qualifications: Diploma in Finance (Major in Management / Cost Accounting) Live: At least three to five years of experience in a management accountant role in a medium to …

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Brownie’s Marine Group, Inc Announces Exclusive Concession With Bright Weights

Pompano Beach, Fla., May 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Brownie’s Marine Group, Inc. (OTCQB: BWMG), a leading developer, manufacturer and distributor of tankless diving equipment and high pressure industrial and air compressors in the marine industry, today announced it has entered into a exclusive distribution agreement with Chrysalis Trading CC …

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“The most liberating achievement for entrepreneurs is: nobody cares about you!

Serial entrepreneur Nic Haralambous explains why unfounded social fears will limit you and your side goals from hustling. “Nobody cares about you,” says Nic Haralambous, entrepreneur and author (How to Start a Side Hustle). It’s a positive thing when it comes to entrepreneurship because achievement sets you free, he says. …

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Wuhan General Group appoints Michael Sachar CEO of M2Bio Sciences Food & Beverage

CAPE TOWN, SA / ACCESSWIRE / May 20, 2021 / WUHAN GENERAL GROUP, INC. (WUHN) (“Wuhan” or the “Company”), a bioceutical company specializing in alternative medical research into plant cannabinoids and psilocybin, is pleased to share the following update: The company is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael sachar …

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South Africa’s ‘Silicon Valley’ has over 450 tech companies and employs over 40,000 people

Cape Town has been ranked among the world’s fastest growing regions for foreign direct investment, according to a report by fDi Intelligence, a data division of the Financial Times Group. The ranking also gave South Africa the top spot in South Africa for its economic potential, start-up status and business …

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South Africa: NCOP holds workshop on budget and budget oversight

The National Council of Provinces (NCOP) hosted a two-day budget and financial oversight workshop to identify successes and failures in effectively and efficiently conducting executive budget and fiscal oversight. Speaking yesterday on advancing the NCOP mandate through effective budgeting and budget control, NCOP President Amos Masondo said the NCOP has …

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EFF’s Shivambu accuses Treasury of deceiving MPs over state bank creation

Treasury officials, however, said the establishment of the bank was delayed by numerous discussions with relevant departments. CAPE TOWN – The Treasury has been accused of lying and misleading Parliament about plans to create a new public bank. The finance ministry briefed Parliament’s Standing Committee on Finance on its annual …

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EEP Africa funding for 2 productive energy use projects in South Africa

Plentify will deploy HotBots in 500 homes in Cape Town. Image: Plentify. Two South African projects are part of EEP Africa’s 2020 funding call focused on the productive use of energy and the circular economy. Cape Town-based energy technology company Plentify and waste management company Witech will each receive funding …

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International Jazz Day 2021 ends with spectacular global All-Star concert with performances from cities around the world

Hosted by Michael douglas at United Nations Headquarters in new York, Concert Extraordinaire Caps 10e Anniversary celebration in over 190 countries WASHINGTON, May 3, 2021 / PRNewswire / – With over 190 countries participating, International Jazz Day 10e The anniversary celebration ended with an exciting worldwide All-Star concert reaching millions …

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Pandemic fuels Amazon’s explosive first quarter financial results

Amazon CEO and Founder Jeff Bezos. U.S. tech giant Amazon posted strong results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2021, as online shopping spikes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Among the highlights, the company’s operating cash flow increased 69% to $ 67.2 billion for the 12 months, from $ …

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City of Joburg increases cap by 50% of rehabilitation property value

Finance MMC Jolidee Matongo says the move from R600,000 to R1.5 million is intended to encourage people to pay and increase the city’s cash flow. Eyewitness News reported that the city of Joburg has approved a debt rehabilitation program that includes additional relief measures for taxpayers amid the ongoing COVID …

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How South Africa’s richest 1% earn their money

Wealth-X has released its 2021 Wealth Report, detailing how the world’s richest people make their money. Contrary to often popular conceptions of wealth, most wealthy individuals around the world are self-taught and have created their fortunes without inheritance, the report says. This is especially true at the Very High Net …

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Provincetown Select Board candidate, Leslie Sandberg

PROVINCETOWN – Leslie Sandberg is keen to sit on the Select Board of Directors as a member focused on policies rather than personalities. “Thirty years in public service teaches you that it’s not about your own individual interests,” Sandberg said. “It’s about the interests of the city. I’m going to …

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Banking: 7 trends to watch

By Sbusiso Kumalo You are about to call a taxi. When you open the app, you get a pop-up message from your bank warning you that three of their other customers have experienced poor service from this provider. So you choose a different route. This could be the customer service …

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Master of Accounting: Adeyemi Ashiru, NYU (Stern)

Student name: Adeyemi ashiru Business School: NYU Stern School of Business Describe yourself in 15 words: I am a hard working extrovert introvert and have lived in three countries on two continents. Graduation class of master’s degree: 2020. Undergraduate and major school: University of Cape Town, Finance and Accounting. Current …

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President Cyril Ramaphosa urged to assess challenges at Cape Town port

Through Mwangi Githahu 23 Apr 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – The Government of the Western Cape has written to President Cyril Ramaphosa expressing its concerns about the challenges facing the Port of Cape Town and asking him to schedule an urgent visit to assess the challenges and …

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NHFC and City Cape Town form partnership to increase the supply of decent housing

The partnership between the National Housing Finance Corporation (NHFC) and the City of Cape Town to modernize and maintain the city’s estimated 57,000 rental housing units will help provide decent, safe and affordable housing for people who live and work in the city. , Minister of Human Settlements, Water and …

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The city of Cape Town hands over responsibility for fire rescue services to Sassa

Through Nomalanga Tshuma Apr 14, 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – Community leaders from local communities are calling on the city to make its position known on providing emergency relief kits to residents whose shacks have burned down. It comes as the city revealed in a statement that …

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Question marks about the Cape Town public participation budget process

Through Siphokazi Vuso Apr 12, 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – The SA Municipal Workers’ Union (Samwu) expressed doubts about the city’s public budget participation process, saying it hoped it was not just a compulsory exercise. Cape Town has called on the public to comment on the draft …

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Hotel staff receive advice after AKA fiancee Nellie’s death

Through Siphokazi Vuso Apr 13, 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – As staff at the Pepperclub Hotel, where rapper SA AKA’s fiancee Anele “Nellie” Tembe died, receive counseling, a CCID patrol guard said paramedics tried for a while to resuscitate her on arrival. The 22-year-old plunged to her …

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AKA ‘inconsolable’ after tragic death of fiancee Anele Tembe at Hotel du Cap

Through Theolin Tembo Apr 11, 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – The family of Anele “Nelli” Tembe and her fiancé, rapper SA AKA, confirmed her death in a statement released on Sunday. “It is with the deepest regret that we, the Tembe and Forbes families, confirm the untimely …

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22-year-old woman dies after incident at Cape Town’s Pepper Club hotel

Through Theolin Tembo Apr 11, 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare * This story has been updated. Cape Town – Police in Cape Town are investigating the death of a 22-year-old woman at the Pepper Club Hotel in Cape Town on Sunday morning. The woman has been identified as the fiancée …

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Cape Town ratepayers, prepare for the rate hike

Through Bulelwa Payi Apr 4, 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – Faced with economic hardship, Cape Town taxpayers will now have to pay more for the rates proposed in the new budget. Cape Town’s R56.48 billion budget proposal for fiscal year 2021/22 will now be made public after …

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Highest home sales in Nantucket could help finance affordable housing

BOSTON – With support from Beacon Hill, Nantucket is looking to collect fees on sales of its most expensive properties to help increase the island’s affordable housing stock and help residents year round. State Representative Dylan Fernandes, D-Woods Hole and State Senator Julian Cyr, D-Truro, are co-sponsors of a bill …

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R200 billion loan guarantee program attracts fewer takers than expected

Through Mayibongwe Maqhina March 23, 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – Finance Minister Tito Mboweni said the R200 billion loan guarantee program fell short of his original expectations as fewer loans than expected were approved by banks and taken over by of eligible small businesses. Mboweni said 13,173 …

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