Original publish date – Mon, 01 Feb 2010 08:47:50 +0000, Keith

I’m quoted in today’s Business Report. (http://www.busrep.co.za/index.php?fSectionId=552&fArticleId=5333926).

The articles discusses the problems of a small number of verification agencies that have to verify potentially 500 000 companies.

It also raises the issue of how a company in a gazetted sector code can obtain a valid certificate since there are no agencies accredited to verify those sector codes.
We have asked the same question of both SANAS and the dti.

Their answer is below: (Hint don’t look below – they didn’t bother to respond).