BankservAfrica's Economic Transaction Index (BETI) shows encouraging signs that the economy is stabilising, the electronic payment transaction company said on Thursday. BankservAfrica regulated products CEO Brad Gillis said the value of BETI transactions in the past 12 months totalled R7.7 trillion, a 6.3% increase on the previous 12 months.
Zimasa Velaphi, Public Relations and Marketing Manager of Collect-a-Can, encourages those that are unemployed, and in particular unemployed youths, to see the Cash for Cans initiative as an opportunity to earn an income until they can find permanent employment or to supplement low income.
18th July 2013 marks the 95th birthday of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela and the fourth Nelson Mandela International Day. After Nelson Mandela's 90th birthday celebrations in London's Hyde Park in 2008 where he said "It is time for new hands to lift the burdens. It is in your hands now," Mandela Day was born. The United Nations officially declared 18 July as Nelson Mandela International Day in November 2009.
The University of Cape Town's Graduate School of Business (GSB) has received accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), making it one of the few business schools in the world to hold the prestigious title of being "triple-crown" accredited.
Children are constantly learning about the world around them and one of the ways is by reading storybooks. It's an accepted fact that the benefits of reading are multitude such as the development of communication skills and enhancing concentration ability, to name a few.