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Support where it’s needed

The staff of the Johannesburg branch of Turners Shipping combined their celebration of Women’s Month and Casual Day. The idea of being a hero to someone every day was expressed with members of staff sporting imaginative super-hero costume, with each department choosing a theme. There was also a serious side […]

Lost cargo off Durban coast

An urgent alert warning has been issued to vessels sailing on the Indian Ocean east of South Africa to be on the lookout for cargo containers that reportedly fell off a trade cargo container ship, some 22 nautical miles off the coast of Durban. According to the South African Maritime Safety Authority […]

Technology drives health initiatives

Heart rate monitors are no longer reserved for athletes as the latest generation of exercise trackers and fitness monitors are finding their way onto the wrists of ordinary people. Technology is playing an increasing role in our everyday wellness, recording our level of activity throughout the day, monitoring our exercise […]

Logistics in East Africa

Turners Shipping’s Africa Network has been strengthened as the company’s global partner, BDP International opens new offices in Nairobi and Mombasa, Kenya. “We already have an extensive network of agents in countries throughout the continent,” says Neren Dayanand, Turners Shipping’s Regional Manager – KZN. “The addition of the BDP offices […]

Easier Tax Compliance

Web-based tool facilitates tax compliance A new web-based tool has been launched which promises to ease the burden of tax compliance, enabling users to provide SARS with an accurate record reflecting an audit trail ensuring full Tax compliance. Developed by Turners Shipping, Athena is a modular system which provides real-time […]

Our Global Partner honoured

Turners Shipping is proud to be associated with BDP International which has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies. BDP has been recognised three times and is one of […]

Ensuring ease of Compliance

Turners Shipping has established an Excise Division and appointed Gregory Marks as National Excise Manager. A former National Specialist at SARS, Gregory will head the new division which provides specialist services to clients in the Excise Duties and Levies arena. “Gregory brings a wealth of experience and an in-depth knowledge […]