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28
JUN

AG must audit human resource practices in municipalities - Dr Harlan Cloete

Dr Harlan Cloete from the University of the Free State's (UFS') Department of Public Administration and Management is of the view that the Auditor General's office must audit human resource practices in municipalities. This as AG Tsakani Maluleke revealed last week that
consultants made R1,26 billion in 2020/21 doing basic financial accounting tasks at municipalities. An indication that there is no skills development at most municipalities despite officials earning a lot of money.
19
JUN

Sibanye Stillwater operations to take three-months to return to normal following lockout/strike

Sibanye Stillwater says it will take a three-months before operations in the country return to normal, following its lockout that came in the midst of wage related strike action. Last week Sibanye announced it had entered into a three-year wage agreement for its South African gold operations with the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) and the National Union of Mine Workers (NUM) effective from 1 July 2021. Sibanye spokesperson, James Wellstead, tells the OFM Business Hour, that they still have to recall staff from other provinces and neighbouring countries like Lesotho.
17
JUN

Imminent regulation will weed out 'dodgy weaker cryptos' in SA

The editor of Moneyweb Crypto, Ciaran Ryan, says the imminent regulation of cryptocurrencies in South Africa will weed out the dodgy and weaker cryptos. Ryan will be leading the alternative investment sessions at the Moneyweb 'better investor conference' to be held virtually on 22 and 23 June 2022.
17
JUN

‘The most common investment mistake is not doing enough research’ - Ryk van Niekerk (Moneyweb)

The most common mistake that South Africans make when it comes to investing is not doing enough research. Ryk van Niekerk, Moneyweb’s editor tells the OFM Business Hour that getting clued up on the A’s to Z’s of investing in the markets is crucial to making your money grow. This sit-down with van Niekerk comes as Moneyweb hosts its ‘better investor conference’ on 22 and 23 June 2022 aimed at helping people become better investors.
01
JUN

'Big concerts' in SA gaining momentum amidst Covid-19 related setbacks

The OFM Business had a sit down with the CEO of Big Concerts and MD of TicketmasterSA - Justin Van Wyk - on the recent announcements of upcoming concerts to South Africa. Among many things, he discusses the processes taken since the Covid-19 pandemic and the international trends seen in the live entertainment arena. OFM's Tim Thabethe conducted this 2-part interview.
31
MAY

Solar alternatives with Nashua

With the current state of power delivery in South Africa, we spoke to Rikus Kruger, the head of sales for Nashua in the Free State, Northern Cape and Lesotho about the solar alternatives that Nashua delivers to the public.
24
MAY

Sunshine Tour returns to Kathu

The Sunshine Tour returns to Kathu in the Northern Cape, for the inaugural Sishen Classic, in partnership with Kumba Iron Ore, a subsidiary of Anglo American.
The tournament will bring the country’s best back to Sishen Golf Club, 26 – 29 May 2022, where they will compete for the highest prize-fund on the Tour’s schedule for non-co-sanctioned events - a whopping R3-million.
The Sunshine Tour is growing faster than ever before and partners like Anglo American make this possible. OFM Sport Editor, Morgan Piek caught up with Andre Roux, General Manager for Sishen Mine.
24
MAY

Want to invest in the property development sector?

Many investors are facing several issues when it comes to investment opportunities. The Business Hour's Olebogeng Motse spoke to Nick Morgan, co-founder of Opportunity Private Capital, to find out how they are helping to solve this problem.
23
MAY

Global Wellness Enterprises

With the portable Ozone Steam Sauna from Global Wellness Enterprises, you can enjoy the benefits of Ozone Technology anywhere, anytime. Jaco de Waal spoke to Marnitz Marais of Global Wellness Enterprises to find out more about the portable sauna.
Disclaimer: This is not medical advice. Use at your own risk. Consult a medical professional before use.
23
MAY

The Compensation Fund

The Compensation Fund is an entity of the Department of Employment and Labour. It is responsible for the provision of compensation, pension and medical benefits as well as rehabilitation services to employees who are injured or contracted diseases during the course of their employment. The portal for submitting the Return of Earnings at the Compensation Fund is now open for filing 2021 returns. The Business Hour's Olebogeng Motse spoke to Vusi Maluleke, Deputy Director of Employer Assessment, to find out more. Listen here:

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