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Getting ready for IFRS 9

With less than 5 months to go before IFRS 9 becomes effective, many companies have […]

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Compliance – Often an overlooked risk

“At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice […]

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Tax Implications – Indirect shareholding in a company owning mining rights in Namibia

With effect from December 2015 paragraph (“o”) of the definition of gross income was amended […]

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‘Professionalising’ the family business

There is nothing quite like the entrepreneurial spirit that sparks the launch – and spurs […]

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Leveraging on corporate social responsibility to build a trusted brand

Companies today are spending millions of dollars on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives to not […]

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Statute Law (Miscellaneous Amendment) Act, 2017

On 13 April 2017, the President assented to the Statute Law (Miscellaneous Amendment) Act, 2017 […]

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Technology set to drive job creation, innovation and skills into Africa

With a focus on encouraging intra-Africa business and the need to fast-track growth and development, […]

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Tax considerations of credit ratings

On 3 April 2017, South Africa, one of Africa’s largest economies had their credit rating […]

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Finance Bill 2017 Analysis

On 30 March 2017, the Cabinet Secretary for the National Treasury presented the 2017/2018 Budget […]

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What does the future of healthcare transparency look like?

It is clear that across the world’s health systems — both high and middle income […]

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Namibian considerations for Non-Executive Directors and VAT registration

On 10 February 2017, The South African Revenue Services (“SARS”) issued Binding General Ruling (“BGR”) […]

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KPMG 2017/2018 Kenya budget analysis

Owing to the upcoming elections, the Cabinet Secretary for National Treasury, Mr Henry Rotich, presented […]

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What influences foreign direct investment into Africa

Africa is generally less competitive than its main Developing and Transition Economy competitors Africa needs […]

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KPMG Namibia presents highlights of the 2017 budget review luncheon

KPMG, together with its partners Prime Focus and the Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry […]

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African countries improve talent competitiveness

Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) 2017 Talent competitiveness measures a country’s capability to compete for […]

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Betting in Kenya: Can Caesar collect on winnings?

The second reading of the Betting, Lotteries and Gaming (Amendment) Bill, 2016 has once again […]

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National Budget 2017 (Nigeria)

Nigeria has been experiencing economic turbulence since late 2014. The country’s annual gross domestic product […]

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Report: Wheat-based consumer foods in Nigeria

Increasing urbanisation and population growth have boosted the growth in Nigeria’s fast moving consumer goods […]

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Seyi Bickersteth, National Senior Partner KPMG Nigeria, on Africa’s potential to be great

“We [Africa] need to market ourselves more. We have a continent with lots of opportunities […]

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Kenya Mining Forum to showcase why Kenya is the new mining frontier

Kenya’s Mining Cabinet Secretary Dan Kazungu will officially open the Kenya Mining Forum in Nairobi […]

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IAEA launches CONNECT website to promote safe and secure nuclear use

Helping insurers compete in the age of disruption

Insurance has always been about risk transfer driven by data and analytics. Insurers were conducting […]

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The Accounting Toolkit for the Strategic Human Resource Manager

As the Human Resource (HR) practitioner moves away from playing a “medicine-after-death” role and metamorphoses […]

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KPMG’s Annual Banking Industry Customer Satisfaction Survey (BICSS) – 10th Edition

The KPMG Banking Industry Customer Satisfaction Survey (BICSS) was launched in 2007 to heighten the […]

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Celebrating African leadership in healthcare

Universal Healthcare: One Place, many paths

Many of us fear getting sick – the pain, the isolation, the uncertainty, the disability, […]

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LNG industry venturing into new territory

The Cut on Oil Price and the Need for a New Tax Reform

Angola currently faces a challenging economic environment after a notable period of development, namely due […]

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Transfer Pricing

Key Considerations for Transfer Pricing Risk Exposure Assessment in Nigeria

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) is paying a lot of attention to revenue generation […]

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Background Over time, audit reports have been seen as “two sides to a coin” with […]

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US-Africa Leaders Summit promises good things

Improving Employee Value Proposition during a Pay Freeze

When companies are faced with economic and financial challenges, the knee-jerk reaction is to deploy […]

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Ghana will not overspend this year – CFO Survey Report

Ghana’s successive governments always over-spend the country’s budget during election years, but a Deputy Minister […]

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The Next Generation Customer: Kenya Insurance Survey Report

Insurance is a unique product. It is bought based on a promise and as it […]

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