1.8.2020 10:30 am
In a new study strategies used by the food and beverage industry to influence public health policies is exposed. The strategies include building close relationships with government departments, influencing scientific research and sponsoring community events.
Obesity and diet-related diseases, such as type 2 diabetes, are major public health problems in South Africa. But many in the food industry strongly oppose globally recommended policies that could address these issues. Such policies include restrictions on marketing of junk food to children and improvements to food labelling.
The commission’s team, together with an apprentice electrician who had been involved in the work that was carried out, paid a visit to Mokonyane’s residence.
Cycle theory has a pretty good track record in calling out the tops and bottoms.
KPMG auditor Sipho Malaba failed to raise any red flags in VBS Bank statements and provided a falsified regulatory audit opinion.
It is targeting the ultra-rich, family offices, and corporate clients.
A Zimbabwean shopper in a Harare supermarket shook his head, grumbling as he returned a loaf of bread to a rack after finding the price had jumped by a third and he could no longer afford it.
The fact that no tax policy announcements were made indicates that Treasury requires more time to contemplate these changes.
Finance Minister Tito Mboweni doesn’t seem to have Ramaphosa’s backing, and his decisions are being hampered because alliance partners are pulling in different directions, they say.
‘Respondents noted that sales were reduced in the past three months and they were expecting it to reduce significantly in the future.’
In conversation with new tax ombud CEO Thabo Legwaila.
An asset manager has urged young South Africans to become investment-savvy.
A look at PSG, Coronation, Trencor and more.
The TLU SA says the chaos surrounding the opening of schools proves government’s ‘incompetence and inadequacy’ and it would be better to just let people take responsibility for their own safety.