Following the sudden closure of four online shopping portals – SA Camera, Style36, 5 Rooms and Kinderelo – we’re faced with some questions surrounding the future of online retail in South Arica. We look at factors that are actually driving e-commerce in SA as well as promoting development of the industry.
We have a lot to be grateful for when it comes to the global porn industry. This sounds a bit strange, but think about it. Thanks to porn we have access to streaming video, online payment systems and live video chat. Colette Symanowitz takes a deeper look into the extent of this industry on the web.
Since we are in the process of retirement reform in South Africa, we are very keen to see what we can learn from the UK Pensions Regulator and whether we can successfully apply certain aspects in our own retirement fund industry. The regulator identified six principles and 21 quality features relating to the design, governance and other features which, if present in a defined contribution (DC) retirement fund, are more likely to result in a good outcome for its members.