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Avoiding the economic abyss at all costs

We are now fully into 2016; and as everyone in the country, we are looking at the economic markets to see what the year will have in store for us. To say that it will be a watershed year for South Africa is an understatement. Towards the end of last year, we saw how ill-advised political decisions can adversely affect the local economy. The Rand slipped to record lows against international currencies with no respite in sight. This is important to note bearing in mind the municipal elections which will be taking place later this year

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Straight Talk
Living up to the mandate of licence to change

Over the past two years, brokers and advisers in the insurance industry have had to deal with a lot of change with regards to the way they engage with clients and the way they will be remunerated in the future. This has had some form of impact on the way that business in the industry is conducted. While the industry waits for a period of calm, 2016 will not be that year.

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Call to post identifies many potential problems

One of the cornerstones of our constitution is that services of the best quality need to be made available to the greatest number of the population possible. This applies to many services in the country, but healthcare has been put in the spotlight of late.

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How to raise above the competition
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