When it comes to whisky, it seems that local is indeed lekker. Young South African blends of the amber liquid are performing well on the international market, beating their traditional counterparts to more than a few gold medals.
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The latest M&G Critical Thinking Forum – co-hosted by Nedbank and Old Mutual – tackled the challenge of making South Africa’s financial services sector more inclusive, with a focus on pulling in the unbanked market, numbered at 15-million.
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