Date archive forFebruary, 2017
JSE
By On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
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JSE revenues defy 2016 economic tests

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) Group has announced a marginal growth in earnings to R920 million in the past year characterized by tough market conditions. The earnings More...

global standards in accounting
By On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
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Nigeria strives for global standards in accounting

ABUJA, (CAJ News) – NIGERIA’S accounts will effective immediately be International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS)-compliant, in line with global practices. Accountant General, Ahmed Idris, disclosed More...

Oil rig being tugged in the sea
By On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
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Lagos summit tackles African oil industry issues

Oil rig being tugged in the sea LAGOS, (CAJ News) – ISSUES of sustainability and frontier exploration affecting oil companies in the region will top the agenda at the Sub-Sahara Africa Upstream Oil and Gas More...

De Beers CEO Bruce Cleaver
By On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
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De Beers unfazed by diamond sales decline

De Beers CEO Bruce Cleaver JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE De Beers Group of Companies is undeterred by a drop in diamond revenues during the second sale of the year. Sales during the period were US$545 million More...

Samer Abu Ltaif Microsoft President of Middle East and Africa (MEA) region
By On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
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Ltaif appointed MEA President for Microsoft

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – MICROSOFT has announced the appointment of Samer Abu Ltaif as the president of its Middle East and Africa (MEA) region. A key part of Ltaif’s role will be to drive the digital More...

jse 2
By On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
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Premier fish latest listing on JSE

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE sound of the African kudu horn will echo at the Johannesburg Stock Exchange on Thursday as the bourse celebrates the listing of Premier Food and Fishing Ltd on the Main Board. Premier More...

By On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
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Huawei to speed Kenya tech deployment

NAIROBI, (CAJ News) – KENYA is set to enjoy solutions geared at fostering rapid technology deployment. This comes after global technology solutions firm, Huawei, has expressed its commitment to assist mobile More...

Mobile money
By On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
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Rural Nigerians now to enjoy banking services

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – NIGERIAN rural dwellers and plans by the Central Bank of Nigeria to expand its cashless policy have received a major boost with the introduction of a new mobile money service in Kaduna. M More...

Leon Coetzer, COO at redPanda Software
By On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
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Fruit and veg market leader revamps IT systems

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – FRUIT & Veg City Holdings, which owns, operates and franchises a network of food stores across South Africa, is overhauling its software systems to meet strategic objectives. The More...

Broadband
By On Monday, February 27th, 2017
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Rwanda set to become Africa’s most connected country

KIGALI, (CAJ News) – THE lack of access to telecommunication services among Rwandans in the rural areas is set to be a thing of the past with the launch of a solution providing remote populations with the More...