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Telecoms M&A forecast to surge in Africa

Mergers and acquisitions in the technology and telecommunications sectors in Africa and the Middle East will more than quadruple in 2018 compared to 2017, according to a new forecast from multinational law firm Baker McKenzie

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SAP to publish results of SA probe next month

German enterprise software giant SAP has undertaken to publish the outcome of an external probe into alleged wrongdoing at its South African unit during the last week of October 2017. In a statement late on Friday, SAP said the

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SAP ‘kickbacks’ probe still ongoing

A team of experts from international law firm Baker McKenzie is still busy with its investigation into a “kickbacks” scandal at the South African subsidiary of German software giant SAP, the company

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SAP appoints interim Africa MD

SAP has appointed Claas Kuehnemann as interim MD for Africa following the suspension this week of MD Brett Parker over allegations that the software company paid kickbacks to a Gupta-owned company

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Board’s policy threatens free speech

The recently released draft regulation policy of the Film & Publication Board (FPB), published in terms of Section 4A of the Films and Publications Act, may be well-intentioned, but will have unintended consequences regarding freedom of speech in South Africa. The purpose