Budgeting the digital tightrope

By Press Release 17 July 2018

How can the business invest in the right technology without overstepping its budget? Mandla Mbonambi, founding CEO of Africonology explores how to walk this tightrope. FULL STORY >


Four tax questions answered following the 2018/19 Budget

By Opinion 23 March 2018

Tax expert and director of Legislation at Sage, Rob Cooper, answers 4 important tax questions following the 2018/19 Budget. FULL STORY >


Budget 2018/9: 3 Key tax areas to look out for in the Speech

By Opinion 15 February 2018

As we approach #Budget2018 day, Rob Cooper (tax expert and Director of Legislation at Sage, and chairman of the Payroll Authors Group of South Africa) has a few thoughts about what the Minister could clarify in his statement. FULL STORY >


Budget 2018/9: Payroll compliance to come under scrutiny as government looks to plug revenue holes

By Opinion 7 February 2018

As we get closer to the end of the tax year, Rob Cooper (tax expert and Director of Legislation at Sage) reminds us about the importance of payroll compliance. FULL STORY >


Budget 2017/8: Small businesses should be at the forefront of SA’s growth

By Press Release 23 February 2017

Following the Budget Speech yesterday, Anton van Heerden, MD and EVP at Sage Africa and Middle East, unpacks what it means for small businesses in SA. FULL STORY >


Where to from here for the National Minimum Wage?

By Press Release 20 February 2017

Rob Cooper, Payroll & Tax Expert and director of Legislation at Sage, gives his opinion on the matter of the National Minimum Wage, as the Deputy President signed a National Minimum Wage Agreement into existence on 8 February this year. Cooper... FULL STORY >


#Budget2017: 5 Areas where businesses are seeking clarity from the 2017 Budget Speech

By Press Release 7 February 2017

On 22 February, the Budget Speech will take place and our Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan will present one of South Africa’s most important speeches to Parliament. Yolandi Esterhuizen, compliance manager at... FULL STORY >


5 Key Budget 2016 highlights you might have missed

By Staff Writer 29 February 2016

Last week Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan did an admirable job of balancing South Africa’s books at a difficult economic time in his 2016 Budget. There were few surprises in the budget, but it offers a sound framework for the country’s... FULL STORY >


Quick Review: MTN Steppa 2

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 29 January 2015

Updated and upgraded, the Steppa 2 is MTN's second crack at a budget smartphone. Unlike its predecessor however, it does not serve up the same level of value for money. FULL STORY >


MTN Steppa

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 26 February 2014

The Steppa is MTN’s exclusive Android-powered budget smartphone. At a mere R499, it may have the potential to be a real game changer. FULL STORY >


Huawei’s MediaPad 10 Link released locally

By Ryan Noik 2 October 2013

Huawei has announced that its newest tablet, the MediaPad 10 Link, is now locally available, and it brings a fairly budget-friendly pricetag. FULL STORY >


Vodafone Smart II

By Hanleigh Daniels 6 November 2012

Vodacom rebrands an Alcatel V860 smartphone as a Vodafone Smart II. Is it worth its R1 300 asking price or should you spend your money on another budget device? FULL STORY >


Nvidia unveils the GeForce GTX 650 Ti GPU

By Hanleigh Daniels 11 October 2012

Nvidia pulls the wraps off its latest graphics card, the GeForce GTX 650 Ti. FULL STORY >


Samsung launches new budget mobile phone range for SA

By Hanleigh Daniels 27 September 2012

Samsung SA announces three new low-cost mobile phones for the local mobile phone market. FULL STORY >


LG Optimus L3 E400

By Hanleigh Daniels 10 May 2012

Samsung's Korean neighbour throws its hat into the budget smartphone ring, with the first of its L-Style mobile devices, the LG Optimus L3. FULL STORY >

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