Wide-eyed shockers: 5 things that could happen in the blink of an eye... and how to deal with them
Wide-eyed shockers: 5 things that could happen in the blink of an eye... and how to deal with them

Research suggests that the average person blinks approximately 15 to 20 times each minute with each blink lasting for about 400 milliseconds. Based on this estimate, the average person blinks for 10% of the time they are awake or between 5.2 and 7.1 million times a year.

Issued by Irvine Partners 8 Apr 2021

City of Cape Town opens second electric vehicle charging station
City of Cape Town opens second electric vehicle charging station

The City of Cape Town (CoCT) has opened its second public electric vehicle (EV) charging station. The station is situated in the parking area of the Somerset West Civic Centre. "E-mobility offers the city and its residents an opportunity to create a healthier, more inclusive metro. As a proactive climate change response, it will help enable our Covid-19 recovery," said the CoCT in a statement.

31 Mar 2021

eNCA news anchor Jeremy Maggs resigns
eNCA news anchor Jeremy Maggs resigns

Jeremy Maggs, who has been in the media industry for over 30 years, has resigned from eNCA with immediate effect.

27 Mar 2021

Jameson makes surprise move into beauty with Beatha skincare line
Jameson makes surprise move into beauty with Beatha skincare line

Jameson Irish Whiskey has announced the unexpected launch of a skincare range called Beatha.

27 Mar 2021

Acquisition of Avroy Shlain brings beauty company back to SA
Acquisition of Avroy Shlain brings beauty company back to SA

Private equity firm Trinitas Equity Partners, together with its partners, has acquired the South African beauty company, Avroy Shlain. According to a statement issued by Trinitas Equity Partners, the competitive seven-month process culminated in a deal that includes a significant management shareholding and two local family offices. Debt facilities have been provided by Investec Private Capital.

25 Mar 2021

EXCLUSIVE: M&C Saatchi Abel announces three key leadership appointments
EXCLUSIVE: M&C Saatchi Abel announces three key leadership appointments

M&C Saatchi Abel has appointed Keke Mahlelebe, Mohlalifi Lentsoane and Illé Potgieter into three key leadership roles across its Cape Town and Johannesburg offices.

23 Mar 2021

Building owners have 14 months to identify asbestos, plan its removal
Building owners have 14 months to identify asbestos, plan its removal

According to Indawo managing director Geoffrey Jäck, it has been a long time coming, but asbestos is now outlawed and building owners have only 14 months to plan removals, including homes, schools, factories, warehouses, offices, retail centres, residential complexes and all industrial buildings.

23 Mar 2021

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