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Stoli vodka returns to SA shelves after 2-year hiatus
Stoli vodka returns to SA shelves after 2-year hiatus

Stoli Premium Vodka is back in South African after two years, and will now be imported and distributed by Firebrand Africa...

2 days ago

Anant Singh produced doccie wins big at New York Indian Film Festival
Anant Singh produced doccie wins big at New York Indian Film Festival

Ahimsa: Gandhi: The Power of the Powerless, directed by Ramesh Sharma and produced by Anant Singh, has won the Best Documentary Feature Award at the 21st New York Indian Film Festival...

2 days ago

Zondo denies cross-examination of Ramaphosa by AfriForum
Zondo denies cross-examination of Ramaphosa by AfriForum

AfriForum's application to cross-examine President Cyril Ramaphosa on the issue of the ANC's cadre deployment policy has been dismissed...

Valencia TalaneBy Valencia Talane 2 days ago

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Crunch time for retailers to harness the power of location intelligence

Location intelligence leverages the location of customers, products and services to perform planning and analytics that enhance the customer experience, explains Master Data Management's MD...

Gary AllemannBy Gary Allemann 2 days ago

City of Cape Town raises concerns about South Africa's new driving laws
City of Cape Town raises concerns about South Africa's new driving laws

The City of Cape Town has raised concerns about the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences Act, which is due to become effective from 1 July 2021...

2 days ago

23 years' prison time for rhino poacher
23 years' prison time for rhino poacher

A poacher has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for rhino poaching and other offences by the Skukuza Regional Court. Mozambique's Alsony Alberto Valoyi pleaded guilty...

2 days ago

#OnTheBigScreen: The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard
#OnTheBigScreen: The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard

One film enters the South African box office this weekend: The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard...

Daniel DercksenBy Daniel Dercksen 2 days ago

Studies show good response to J&J jab
Studies show good response to J&J jab

Side effects observed in follow-up studies of health workers vaccinated with the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) shot in the Sisonke Study are similar to those in other parts of the world, and other vaccines...

2 days ago

Adidas shares glimpse of immersive new Sandton flagship
Adidas shares glimpse of immersive new Sandton flagship

The sportswear brand is promising shoppers an exclusive retail experience comparable to its flagship stores in New York, London, Paris, Dubai, Beijing and Tokyo...

2 days ago

Essential tips for starting your own small business
Essential tips for starting your own small business

Alan Shannon, an executive of small business services at Nedbank, shares a few highlights from the Essential Guide for Small-business Owners...

By Alan Shannon 2 days ago

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Is your school PoPIA compliant?

As schools and other tertiary institutions require a vast amount of personal information, they will be heavily impacted by the PoPI Act...

2 days ago

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Where to next? The case for crypto-asset regulation just got bigger

The alleged loss of some $3.6bn Bitcoin through Africrypt investment company brings home just how risky this asset class truly is...

Richard RattueBy Richard Rattue 2 days ago

Flux Trends to host new Tribes session
Flux Trends to host new Tribes session

On 23 June 2021, Flux Trends will host their post-pandemic Tribes series...

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Why countries best placed to handle the pandemic appear to have fared the worst

During the first year of the pandemic, it was wealthier countries, with their comparatively stronger health systems, civil services, legal systems and other public services, that suffered the highest rates of Covid-19...

By Rachel M Gisselquist & Andrea Vaccaro 2 days ago

PoPIA: Are you aware of the privacy laws governing your marketing activities?
PoPIA: Are you aware of the privacy laws governing your marketing activities?

According to a recent survey, only 22% of South African businesses are aware of privacy laws governing their marketing activities, despite the Protection of Personal Information Act (PoPIA) set to take effect on 1 July 2021...

2 days ago

Triggerfish-led African-created anthology animated series Kizazi Moto: Generation Fire to premiere on Disney+ in 2022
Triggerfish-led African-created anthology animated series Kizazi Moto: Generation Fire to premiere on Disney+ in 2022

A 10-part anthology animated series, created by filmmakers from Zimbabwe, Uganda, South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya and Egypt, will premiere on Disney+ in late 2022...

2 days ago

Sofnfree offers opportunity to one aspiring video journalist at SAMAs
Sofnfree offers opportunity to one aspiring video journalist at SAMAs

Sofnfree is offering a backstage pass opportunity to one aspiring video journalist who wants to learn more about the media industry, as part of their South African Music Awards (SAMA) Youth Month partnership...

2 days ago

#YouthMatters: Has youth unemployment really become another pandemic in SA?
#YouthMatters: Has youth unemployment really become another pandemic in SA?

For the past few weeks, I have been listening to both political and economic analysts to try and understand how bad this situation is. Some analysts have deemed the state of youth unemployment in SA as not only dire, but as one of the pandemics along with gender-based violence (GBV), Covid-19 and others...

Miranda LusibaBy Miranda Lusiba 2 days ago

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Action needed to combat illegal mining

The discovery of 20 bodies near Lawrence Park's defunct mine ventilation shaft in Orkney has prompted North West premier, Professor Tebogo Job Mokgoro, to call for an integrated approach to combat illegal mining...

2 days ago

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Teachers to be vaccinated from next week

The National Health Department says it is ready to start vaccinating teachers in their numbers from next week...

2 days ago

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Department allocates 15% of squid catch to small-scale fisheries

In a historic step forward for the transformation of the small-scale fishing sector, the Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment has allocated 15% of the squid catch to the small-scale fisheries sector...

2 days ago

Sectional title 10-year maintenance plans - here's what you need to know
Sectional title 10-year maintenance plans - here's what you need to know

When you buy a unit in a sectional title scheme, it is important to understand who is responsible for maintaining the buildings and common property, and how the necessary funds are raised...

By Björn Laubscher 2 days ago

Golden Drum Festival opens entries for competition
Golden Drum Festival opens entries for competition

The Golden Drum International Festival of Creativity had opened registrations for its Young Drummers and The Golden Drum competitions...

2 days ago

Reimaging, recreating and restoring our ecosystems - one change at a time
Reimaging, recreating and restoring our ecosystems - one change at a time

Life on Earth is symbiotic, each component within the ecosystem plays a significant role - you only have to examine how the loss of the bee population today is...

By Kate Stubbs 2 days ago

EXCLUSIVE: Conversation Lab wins AdvTech's Evolve Online School
EXCLUSIVE: Conversation Lab wins AdvTech's Evolve Online School

Conversation Lab continues to entrench itself in the education sector with another significant win within the impressive AdvTech stable of brands...

2 days ago

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4 challenges of growing a franchise network beyond Covid-19

For business owners searching for growth, franchising the business affords the opportunity to expand to new locations and grow the brand and revenue, notes FNB's head of franchising...

Morne CronjeBy Morne Cronje 2 days ago

Doktor.se to launch in Africa
Doktor.se to launch in Africa

Following a pre-Series A round of $3m, Webrock and Healthforce will be taking the cutting-edge technology behind the second most downloaded doctor app in Europe, Doktor.se, to Africa...

2 days ago

PoPIA and social media posts
PoPIA and social media posts

A great deal of attention has been given to juristic entities' compliance with Protection of Personal Information Act No. 4 of 2013 (PoPIA)...

By Zamathiyane Mthiyane 2 days ago






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