SA’s currency vulnerable, subject to crises

SA’s currency vulnerable, subject to crises

Emerging market currencies that have already seen depreciation this year will continue to be susceptible to balance-of-payment crises, according to the External Vulnerability Index published by business information provider IHS Markit. Emerging market currencies have...

Global IT spend to see 3,2% growth

Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3,8-trillion in 2019, an increase of 3,2% from expected spending of $3,7-trillion in 2018, according to the latest forecast by Gartner. “While currency volatility and the potential for trade wars are still playing a...

Mobility gets on the fast track

European spending on mobility solutions is forecast to reach $293-billion in 2018, according to a new update to the Worldwide Semiannual Mobility Spending Guide from International Data Corporation (IDC). IDC expects the market to post a five-year compound annual...

The way forward for facilities management

The facilities management sector in South Africa has hundreds – if not thousands – of multi-player service providers and contractors with diverse skills sets, expertise and resources, offering integrated, bundled and singular FM services. This is one of...

Technology tracks hazardous waste

Waste management companies are trusted to collect and transport waste, subject it to the required treatment processes, dispose of it in a suitably compliant manner and keep accurate records to support their client’s auditing requirements. But a lack of oversight...