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V&A Waterfront festive exhibition heroes African creativity and community
V&A Waterfront festive exhibition heroes African creativity and community

A comprehensive exhibition of African basketry and an installation of beautiful travelling totems are among the cornerstones of the V&A Waterfront's festive décor over the December holiday season...

11 hours ago

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New savings tool helps employees avoid 'Januworry'

Fintech and leading on-demand pay provider, Floatpays has launched a savings solution, offered at no cost to employers, which is designed to help employees build financial wellness...

14 hours ago

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Calling young writers: Registration open for global essay competition

South African high school students are invited to showcase their writing by entering the Harvard Crimson Global Essay Competition...

14 hours ago

Source: Reuters/Siphiwe Sibeko
SA retail trade sales up 1.8% in October

The main contributors to the increase were retailers in pharmaceuticals and medical goods, cosmetics and toiletries; and textiles, clothing, footwear and leather goods...

14 hours ago

New Nissan GT500 racecar unveiled
New Nissan GT500 racecar unveiled

A few months ago Nissan debuted the latest in a long line of Z sportscars...

14 hours ago

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Release of first plant-based coronavirus vaccine imminent

The first plant-based coronavirus vaccine could be in the offing with clinical trials showing positive efficiency and safety results....

14 hours ago

76% of non-profits lack a data strategy - report
76% of non-profits lack a data strategy - report

A Salesforce.org report shows that 76% of non-profits lack a data strategy...

14 hours ago

Milpark student takes #1 spot in SA in SAICA's first board exam
Milpark student takes #1 spot in SA in SAICA's first board exam

For Rune Maritz, it came as a surprise to find out she not only passed her recent SAICA ITC board exam - but also beat more than 2,000 students to claim her place as the country's top student...

Issued by Milpark Education 15 hours ago

2021 AWIEF Awards winners announced
2021 AWIEF Awards winners announced

The Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) has announced the winners of the 2021 AWIEF Awards...

16 hours ago

5 trends influencing consumer purchases in 2022 - Mondelez SA MD
5 trends influencing consumer purchases in 2022 - Mondelez SA MD

Mondelez International's South Africa MD unpacks the retail trends on the horizon...

By Alisdair Sinclair 16 hours ago

The 5 most in-demand tech careers in 2022
The 5 most in-demand tech careers in 2022

Riaz Moola, CEO of HyperionDev, lists his top five tech careers for matriculants to consider pursuing studying for in 2022...

16 hours ago

Renewable sector must educate users or risk the same wrath being directed at Eskom
Renewable sector must educate users or risk the same wrath being directed at Eskom

South Africans have had enough of the electricity crisis. The recent days-long outage in Bedfordview only added to a barrage of negative sentiment...

By Lance Dickerson 16 hours ago

Gauteng Enterprise Propeller ready to mobilise R700m for Gauteng SMMEs
Gauteng Enterprise Propeller ready to mobilise R700m for Gauteng SMMEs

The Gauteng Enterprise Propeller (GEP) has undergone some very positive changes and has a new focus and is strengthened to deliver increased impact on the economy...

16 hours ago

From social activism to politics: How young people are standing up for their communities
From social activism to politics: How young people are standing up for their communities

A group of young social activists are determined to ensure they promote civic education so communities become active citizens...

16 hours ago

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Eddie Hatitye from Music in Africa on promoting a healthy music industry

Hunters, in association with Music in Africa, recently hosted a #MusicNeedsYou concert aimed at helping local artists kick-start their live music events and promote the Covid-19 vaccine...

Emily StanderBy Emily Stander 16 hours ago

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Sustainability's not sustainable. It's time for rejuvenation.

The more articles I read about COP26, the guiltier I feel about my growing pile of black Woolies shopping bags...

Maxine Selmer-OlsenBy Maxine Selmer-Olsen 16 hours ago

Digital marketing tactics every entrepreneur can master today
Digital marketing tactics every entrepreneur can master today

Being an entrepreneur is tough. Not only do you have to run your business - with all the administrative, financial and legal implications that entails - you also have to market your business too. Research conducted by xneelo within the Heavy Chef...

Issued by xneelo 16 hours ago

Sacap head of faculty, Dr Poppy Masinga appointed as new Asaswei president
Sacap head of faculty, Dr Poppy Masinga appointed as new Asaswei president

Never one to shy away from a challenge, Dr Poppy Masinga, head of the Social Work and Community Development faculty at The South African College of Applied Psychology (Sacap) has been appointed as the incoming president of the Association of South...

Issued by SACAP 17 hours ago

#MusicExchange: Three Tons of Fun
#MusicExchange: Three Tons of Fun

Martin Myers chats to Three Tons of Fun, who will perform at the Kalk Bay Theatre in Cape Town on Saturday, 11 December...

Martin MyersBy Martin Myers 17 hours ago

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Managing mandatory vaccine exemptions in the workplace

The Consolidated Direction on Occupational Health and Safety Measures in Certain Workplaces, which was amended by the Minister of Employment and Labour with effect from 11 June 2021, entitles employers to implement a mandatory vaccination policy for...

By Talita Laubscher and Alexia Kaplan 17 hours ago

Quick service restaurants leading franchising sector recovery
Quick service restaurants leading franchising sector recovery

FNB data indicates that the franchising sector is showing signs of recovery ahead of the festive season, especially in quick service restaurants...

17 hours ago

Kenya's Treasury slams brakes on 150bn shillings roads bond - report
Kenya's Treasury slams brakes on 150bn shillings roads bond - report

Kenya's finance ministry has stopped the planned issuance of a 150bn shillings ($1.33bn) bond by the country's roads board to settle pending...

By Duncan Mirir 17 hours ago

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It's a mobile-first, digital consumption model in the Covid-era

In a post-Covid-19 world there has been a palpable shift towards a mobile-first, digital consumption model.

By Siddharth Bawa 17 hours ago

Henley Africa's playbook for strategy
Henley Africa's playbook for strategy

SO MANY strategies look great on paper but then get lost in translation when it comes to implementation. Companies have never been able to afford this, but now they can afford it even less as they deal with a post-pandemic world...

Issued by Henley Business School 17 hours ago

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Nedlac urged to lead review of labour laws

Employment and Labour Minister Thulas Nxesi has called on Nedlac to lead a review on labour laws in order to cut red tape and administrative costs for SMMEs...

18 hours ago

Get into character with Ackermans
Get into character with Ackermans

Fans of Disney, Barbie - and superheroes like Spiderman - you are in for a treat this summer! South Africa's leading value retailer, Ackermans has new character sets and a selection of fun filp-flips for boys and girls available in-store...

Issued by Ackermans 18 hours ago

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Omicron update: GSK drug works against all mutations

Pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline confirmed that their pre-trial therapy is effective against all mutations of Omicron...

18 hours ago

Tongaat shareholder Artemis backs investors in bid to stall rights offer
Tongaat shareholder Artemis backs investors in bid to stall rights offer

Once a billion-dollar company and still the largest private-sector employer in Mozambique and Zimbabwe, Tongaat has lost over 90% of its market value following its disclosure in 2019 that it overstated its revenue, profits and assets in previous...

By Promit Mukherjee 18 hours ago

What South Africans searched for on Google in 2021
What South Africans searched for on Google in 2021

Google revealed the results of its 2021 Year in Search, showing how people go to Search to find answers to their biggest questions...

18 hours ago






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