This issue’s isiZulu word is ukhetho. Ukhetho is elections. The root word is khetha – choose. As such, ukhetho is literarily ‘the great choosing’.
I am glad I was able to take part in ukhetho in America, even though I am not in any way, shape or form an American. Even the fact that at some point, I attended school in Orlando still doesn’t make me an American because it was Orlando in Soweto.
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Digitalisation not a cure-all for customer experience shortcomings
How can financial services companies reconnect with their customers as the world remains in lockdown?
Looking at markets afresh
Examining the ESG investment strategy, which falls under the banner of sustainable investments.
The merchants of Venice, artificial intelligence and the future of information
The internet is a wellspring of information. How can one manage all this data and identify what is relevant?
Huge upside on low-risk stock
The investment case for American Tower is a solid one built on steady annuity-type income with increasing revenue from emerging markets.
The ship has not yet sunk
The tide can be turned if the finance minister heeds the advice of the National Planning Commission.
Maintaining the trust dividend
There are some vital measures which a financial services provider can implement to hold onto its most prized asset, namely trust.
What You May Not Know About Retirement Annuities
February is the month to review your annuities and tax-free investment plans. Consider some of these lesser-known facts.
How Providers Responded To The Pandemic
Independent financial advisers give an overview of how financial services providers responded to the altered reality of a country in lockdown.
Be An Active Owner-Investor
If you own a business, you must be actively involved. The same goes for stocks.
The Retirement Unit Trusts Beating The Rest
In every industry there are some winners and losers. Finweek analyses the best performers in three categories of unit trusts best suited to park retirement savings over one and five years.
The FOOD ON YOUR PLATE
I Am Pistachios … An American Success Story
US CHARGES NORTH KOREAN COMPUTER PROGRAMMERS IN GLOBAL HACKS
The Justice Department has charged three North Korean computer programmers in a broad range of global hacks, including a destructive attack targeting an American movie studio, and in the attempted theft and extortion of more than $1.3 billion from banks and companies, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.
US STILL UNRAVELING ‘SOPHISTICATED' HACK OF 9 GOV'T AGENCIES
U.S. authorities are still working to unravel the full scope of the likely Russian hack that gave the “sophisticated” actor behind the breach complete access to files and email from at least nine government agencies and about 100 private companies, the top White House cybersecurity official said Wednesday.
AUTOWORKERS FACE UNCERTAIN FUTURE IN AN ERA OF ELECTRIC CARS
When General Motors boldly announced its goal last month to make only battery-powered vehicles by 2035, it didn’t just mark a break with more than a century of making internal combustion engines. It also clouded the future for 50,000 GM workers whose skills — and jobs — could become obsolete far sooner than they knew.
GM'S CHEVY BOLT SUV JOINS PARADE OF NEW US ELECTRIC VEHICLES
Whether people want them or not, automakers are rolling out new electric vehicle models as the industry responds to stricter pollution regulations and calls to reduce emissions to fight climate change.
ARAB SPACECRAFT ENTERS ORBIT AROUND MARS IN HISTORIC FLIGHT
A spacecraft from the United Arab Emirates swung into orbit around Mars on Tuesday in a triumph for the Arab world’s first interplanetary mission.
MIAMI MAYOR DIGS ELON MUSK'S TUNNEL PITCH TO EASE TRAFFIC
Miami Mayor Francis Suarez spoke with Elon Musk about the tech billionaire’s interest in digging road tunnels in Miami to alleviate traffic congestion in Florida’s largest metro area.
REPORT HIGHLIGHTS CYBER RISKS TO US ELECTION SYSTEMS
Election systems in the U.S. are vulnerable to cyber intrusions similar to the one that hit federal agencies and numerous businesses last year and remain a potential target for foreign hacking, according to a report released Wednesday.
BIDEN BACKS OFF ON TIKTOK BAN IN REVIEW OF TRUMP CHINA MOVES
The Biden administration is backing off former President Donald Trump’s attempts to ban the popular video app TikTok, asking a court to postpone a legal dispute over the proposed ban as the government begins a broader review of the national security threats posed by Chinese technology companies.
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