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Light-printable and rewritable paper is here

Researchers have developed a new way to print on paper using light. The invention uses the colour-changing chemistry of nanoparticles, which can be applied via a thin coating on a variety of surfaces - including ordinary paper...

10 Feb 2017

SGI Dubai 2017 will cater to printing industry needs in Africa

Printing revenues in the MENA region are forecast to grow by 7.2% per annum, reaching US$26 billion by 2018...

23 Nov 2016

It's a brand new world for print

Video, native advertising, mobile apps - these were some of the main talking points yesterday at the first day of the Media24 Lifestyle Summit...

By Beverley Klein 23 Sep 2016

Algerian students 3D print graduation projects

Algerian students in Algiers were given the opportunity to 3D print their graduation projects at a GE Garages workshop in Algiers...

11 Jul 2016

Call for entries for Etisalat Pan-African prize for literature

2016 Etisalat Pan-African prize for literature: call for entries...

14 Jun 2016

African printing industry stakeholders to witness global innovations at SGI Dubai 2016

Africa's signage and graphic industry is set to experience a growth as they are set to witness top innovations at Sign and Graphic Imaging (SGI) Dubai 2016 trade show...

6 Jan 2016

African printing industry can immensely benefit from SGI Dubai 2016

International Expo Consults (IEC) stated that the African printing industry stakeholders can immensely benefit by visiting the (Sign and Graphic Imaging) SGI Dubai 2016 trade show...

30 Nov 2015

EchoVC Partners provides seed funding for Nigerian printing start-up

The early-stage technology venture capital firm, EchoVC Partners, has provided seed funding for Nigeria-based digital printing startup, Printivo...

16 Oct 2015

[TrendTalk] Print needs to be 'sold' differently

If brands prize reaching consumers across all touch points wherever they are, why do media still have to justify using print to do the same?...

By Louise Marsland 11 Sep 2015

Novus Holdings contributes to Africa's development

Novus Holdings highlighted that Africa forms part of its growth strategy, as the company seeks to unlock value in sub-Saharan Africa...

26 Aug 2015

Sudanese newspaper El Akhbar ceases publication

KHARTOUM: The management of El Akhbar newspaper has announced that it will cease publication indefinitely from Sunday onwards, over what it called "a financial crisis"...

24 Jun 2015

Pan-African magazine, Ogojiii launches at WEF Africa

The pan-African design and global affairs magazine, Ogojiii launches today at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Africa in Cape Town...

3 Jun 2015

Zimbabwe: Sports weekly shuts down

Gemazo Blitz, a weekly sports and lifestyle newspaper, has shut down after failing to survive in the competitive media industry...

By Nyemudzai Kakore 1 Apr 2015

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 123: Is design on the 2015 business agenda with Life is Awesome

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, 19 February 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Liné van der Merwe from Life is Awesome...

18 Feb 2015

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International

#OneShow2017: Reflections with Xolisa Dyeshana

I chatted to SA's own Xolisa Dyeshana, CCO at Joe Public and member of the One Club's international board of directors, post-Creative Week for his One Show reflections.

By Leigh Andrews 3 days ago

Inma selects new office bearers, includes South African Sandy Naudé

The International News Media Association (Inma), a global community of market-leading news media companies, has selected the new board members and officers for 2017/18.

3 days ago

International media groups to discuss fighting fake news

The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (Wan-Ifra) and The Straits Times will hold a two-day conference on fighting fake news on 19-20 June 2017 at the Singapore Management University. Minister for Home Affairs and Minister for Law, K Shanmugam, will deliver the opening address.

25 May 2017

South Africa wins at Inma Global Media Awards

The International News Media Association (Inma) presented 40 first-place winners with awards in the annual Global Media Awards in New York, this week. Norway's Aftenposten took home the competition's top prize, ‘Best in Show' award.

25 May 2017

#NewCampaign: F*ck like a Finn

Finland is the best country for love-making, stated in this campaign video that has gained a million organic views in Finland alone.

24 May 2017

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