Woolworths said on Tuesday, 5 November, that it had signed agreements to purchase its franchise businesses in Botswana‚ Namibia‚ Swaziland and Ghana.
By Zeenat Moorad 6 Nov 2013 10:46
Using words to soothe or shout isn't always that easy, because the receiver can't hear you. But in front of an audience, be it a presentation, press conference or a televised interview, your voice and face says it all.
By Marion Scher 16 Oct 2013 07:05
Africa offers a ray of hope in an uncertain global economy. Many parts of the continent are experiencing rapid and sustained economic growth, with political, social and infrastructural conditions continually improving.
By Nicole Velleman 17 Sep 2013 09:12
Hyprop Investments will buy 87% of the issued shares of African Land Investments for R768m. African Land owns the Manda Hill shopping centre in Lusaka, Zambia.
29 Nov 2013 06:33
The growth in the use of banking apps and cellphone banking has reportedly been "meteoric" as more consumers trust the services and more service providers enter the market.
28 Nov 2013 06:30
African insurers are advised to address the looming technology challenge that is holding the African insurance market back.
26 Nov 2013 10:13
Telecommunications group Vodacom will increase its capital investment by between 14% and 17% of revenue to develop its network capacity and data coverage‚ it said on Monday, 11 November.
By Thabiso Mochiko 12 Nov 2013 06:40
Africa's growing middle class has expensive tastes and research by Bain & Company suggests that luxury goods sales will increase by 11% this year - demonstrating the continent's potential for upmarket goods.
By Zeenat Moorad 5 Nov 2013 09:50
Cyber crime is a national crisis costing the country a billion rand a year, a law firm said on Wednesday, 23 October. The FBI in the US listed South Africa as the sixth most active country where cyber crime took place.
24 Oct 2013 10:44
Mobile phone company MTN said on Thursday, 24 October that the number of subscribers grew by 1.1% quarter-on-quarter (q/q) to 203.8m in the third quarter of this year.
24 Oct 2013 11:42
NAIROBI, KENYA: The head of the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has urged the Kenyan government and tour operators to reassure potential visitors about coming to the country given the deadly Nairobi mall attack.
26 Sep 2013 07:24
A Bizcommunity Press Office has become the obvious means by which to constructively steer what you want people to know, think and perceive about your company in the public realm.
Issued by Bizcommunity.com 11 Sep 2013 12:53
The virtual currency Bitcoins, could be the future of mobile money in Kenya, according to a report on Think Africa Press.
3 Sep 2013 08:59
To deliver digital banking into retailer environments at remote locations where the volume of business does not support a conventional ATM, FNB has replaced its old mini-ATMs with 960 Slimline ATMs countrywide.
28 Aug 2013 13:59
Business leaders from the BRICS group of emerging economies met on Tuesday (20 August) to discuss trade with Africa, insisting that the bloc's planned development bank has not been abandoned.
21 Aug 2013 12:42
ACCRA: Ghana looked to defy the trends which have plagued other west African oil producers, replacing graft and waste with prudent spending, but two years after production began there is reason to worry, new reports said.
21 Aug 2013 10:42
Declining tax revenues, requirements for maintaining high levels of service, unprecedented demands for increased efficiency, effectiveness, transparency and accountability - these are all challenges that government is facing today and the demands placed on it have never been higher as our society utilises the social platforms available to them to become more engaged, vocal and informed.
By Kroshlen Moodley 16 Aug 2013 10:41
Many of you will have been gorging yourselves on e-commerce services for a while, downloading all the music, movies, TV series and news services that you desire. A few of you might even have paid for some of them. It's brilliant, isn't it?
By Tim Wyatt-Gunning 15 Aug 2013 12:01
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