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Mazars South Africa recognised by SAPSA

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Mazars South Africa has been nominated for a prestigious SAPSA award (SA Professional Services Award), in the category for Firm of the Year in the Accounting Class of Commerce, Law and Management.

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Proposed amendments to anti-corruption laws will benefit South Africa

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Sub-Saharan Africa remains the region with the highest levels of corruption worldwide, according to Transparency International’s latest Corruption Perceptions Index. With an overall score of 43 out of 100, the index also indicates that South Africa is significantly worse off than its neighbours, Botswana and Namibia. With this in mind, the proposed amendments contained in the Prevention and Combating of Corrupt Activities Bill may offer some much needed support in combatting corruption in the country.

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Billions wasted while SA’s internal audit profession is not regulated

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Considering the high profile scandals that have dominated news headlines in the last few years, from VBS Mutual Bank to Eskom, it does not seem unreasonable to say that South Africa may have a corporate fraud problem.

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Mazars breaks into Big 4 arena

Mazars breaks into Big 4 arena
Global audit and advisory firm, Mazars has launched a practice to offer skills and consulting services to businesses in the financial sector. The newly established Mazars Financial Services Africa is geared towards assisting companies to meet the challenges of an evolving market.

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Are You Missing the Tech Train

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Mazars publishes Tech Train study revealing global technological familiarity, investment and implementation levels

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Future of Telcos press release

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Mazars announces the release of the Mazars Mobile Payments Index, which identifies those markets worldwide where mobile financial services opportunities are the greatest. In the Index – which analyses 17 markets and ten variables related to consumer behaviour, mobile payment penetration, and regulation and infrastructure - China, the US and the UK emerged as the markets with the most potential; South Africa, Mexico and India ranked bottom of the Index

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MAZARS CREATES MAZARS NORTH AMERICA ALLIANCE

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11 July 2019: Mazars, the international audit and advisory firm, today announces the creation of Mazars North America Alliance.

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Mazars congratulates the winners and nominees of the Africa CEO Forum Awards

Winners of the Africa CEO Forum Awards
Mazars was the proud sponsor of the Africa CEO Forum awards bringing its auditing expertise to the selection process of the awards’ nominees and winners.

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