quiz & cross­word

Finweek English Edition - - On the Money -

This week we’ve got a copy of Niël Barnard’s Peace­ful Rev­o­lu­tion – In­side the War Room at the Ne­go­ti­a­tions up for grabs. For a chance to win this book, com­plete the on­line ver­sion of this quiz, which will be ac­ces­si­ble via fin24.com/fin­week from 7 Au­gust. Good luck!

1 True or false? The CEO of Pick n Pay is Richard Brasher.

2 Which min­is­ter came un­der fire re­cently for fly­ing 30 fam­ily mem­bers around the coun­try at the tax­payer’s ex­pense?

3 Who is An­thony Scara­mucci?

■ An opera singer

■ The for­mer com­mu­ni­ca­tions di­rec­tor of the White House

■ The pres­i­dent of Croa­tia

4 Which coun­try’s in­hab­i­tants are col­lo­qui­ally known as Ki­wis?

5 True or false? Rat­ing agency Moody’s re­cently stated that the South African Re­serve Bank is un­der in­creased po­lit­i­cal pres­sure.

6 Net1 re­cently ter­mi­nated a con­sult­ing agree­ment with its ex-CEO, Serge Be­la­mant. What was his monthly fee?

■ R250 000

■ R1m

■ R645 000

7 Which in­ter­na­tional com­pany is be­ing in­ves­ti­gated by the UK’s Se­ri­ous Fraud Of­fice?

8 True or false? Paris is to host the 2028 Olympics.

9 What coun­try’s flag does not fea­ture the colour red?

■ South Korea

■ New Zealand

■ Ire­land

10 Which e-com­merce and cloud com­put­ing com­pany did Jeff Be­zos found?

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