The Chartered Institute of Government Finance, Audit and Risk Officers (CIGFARO) CIGFARO is the recognised professional body for finance, audit, risk management, performance management and related professionals in the public sector
The institute was founded in 1929 and is dedicated to establishing and maintaining high standards of professionalism among practitioners by providing a framework for them to
30 Aug 2018
TOURING THE LOCAL ECONOMY Tourisms future growth lies within transformation
Tourism’s future growth lies within transformation, writes Jerry Mabena, CEO of Thebe Tourism Group. Tourism spending in South Africa has been growing at a steady pace for a
30 Jun 2017
BUFFALO-CITY Reflecting on performance
The metro's political heads and top officials engaged in a consultative process with external stakeholders during an Integrated Development Plan (IDP) and budget review at Robbie de Lange Hall in Greenfields.
26 Nov 2013
IMFO Conference Financial knowledge shared in eThekwini
The Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela, South Africa's Auditor General, Kimi Makwetu and KZN MEC, Nomusa Dube, were among the keynote speakers at the recent IMFO Conference hosted by the eThekwini municipality.
10 Oct 2013
Back to their roots New initiative will help Mangaung people
The newly launched ROOTS Traders Club and Youth Road Shows will help equip the communities of Thaba’Nchu and Botshabelo with the entrepreneurial knowledge and mentorship needed to achieve a prosperous future.
16 Aug 2013
BETI shows further signs of a return to normal 'Normal' should be a celebration
A return to 'normal' economic growth may not be entirely satisfactory to the average South African, but with the BETI showing the economy is stabilising, 'normal' should be cause for celebration.
17 Jul 2013
Government departments applauded for their commitment Budget votes strongly aligned with strategy of NDP
The government has commended all departments for proactively organising and implementing pre-Budget Vote communications to key stakeholders including communities and members of the media
05 Jun 2013 - G.
Nelson Mandela Bay Billionaire's foundation supports municipality
The money is earmarked for education, women development, co-operatives, sports, arts and culture by the Nelson Mandela Bay Motsepe Development Forum
30 May 2013 - N. M. B. M.
City-owned properties released to open market Economic growth promotion
The City of Cape Town will release selected government-owned properties to help stimulate development and job creation
20 May 2013
Consumers owe billions Consumers owe municipalities
The South African Local Government Association’s (SALGA) chief executive, Xolile George, announced recently that consumers owe municipalities billions and the figures change every year.
08 May 2013
Investment council established Nelson Mandela Bay serious about tourism
Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality’s Executive Mayor, Benson Fihla, announced an Investment Council to boost the region's economy, showing his intention to aggressively attract investment to the area.
01 May 2013
Addressing municipal arrears to Eskom on bulk electricity SALGA meets with municipalities in arrears
SALGA met this week with the 20 municipalities reported to be in arrears on their Eskom bulk electricity accounts
28 Mar 2013

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