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Episode 158: The BookMarks Awards 2016 advice and hospitality industry marketing.

Date: 26 Nov 2015
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All Africa Business Leaders Awards announces Southern Africa winners

The All Africa Business Leaders Awards have announced the Southern Africa regional winners in the 2015 competition...

2 Oct 2015 08:21

Southern African 2015 AABLA finalists announced

The annual 2015 All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA) in Partnership with CNBC Africa head to Johannesburg, South Africa, next week, celebrating the pioneers and change-makers in the Southern African business landscape...

25 Sep 2015 10:16

Winners of Southern African AABLA 2014 announced

The winners of the Southern African round of the CNBC Africa All Africa Business Leaders Awards Presented By Johnnie Walker Blue Label (AABLA) were announced at a ceremony in Johannesburg...

3 Oct 2014 10:29

AABLA Southern African nominees announced

The Southern African nominees for the AABLAs, has been announced. The Southern African round will be the penultimate regional ceremony, with West Africa's winners to be named on 23 October...

25 Sep 2014 12:49

EY Southern Africa World Entrepreneur Award finalists announced

The EY Southern Africa World Entrepreneur Award finalists for 2015 have been announced in the three categories of Master, Exceptional and Emerging...

13 Oct 2015 13:10

EbonyLife TV expands to Southern African region

EbonyLife TV, which was up until recently only available to DStv customers in 44 countries in West, East and Central Africa, has now been expanded to audiences in the Southern African region...

10 Nov 2014 12:27

Pre-election broadcasting regulation workshop held in Lesotho

MASERU: A five-day training workshop started on Tuesday, 19 July 2011, in Maseru, Lesotho, to promote existing legal and regulatory frameworks covering broadcasting regulation during election periods, as well as election coverage by broadcasters. This workshop for journalists and the Lesotho Communications Authority is taking place from 18 to 22 July 2011.

20 Jul 2011 11:42

Gateway expands presence in Southern Africa

JOHANNESBURG: Gateway Communications, supplier of pan-African telecommunications services, has expanded its delivery of restored and non-restored IP (Internet Protocol) transit services to licensed African operators. Gateway Communications has partnered with Teraco, a provider of neutral data centres in Southern Africa to facilitate this expansion.

11 Jul 2011 14:01

Clicks Group opens in-store pharmacies in Swaziland

The Clicks Group have announced the opening of three in-store pharmacies with dispensaries and clinics in Swaziland - one of them in a new store. David Kneale, the Clicks Group CEO, was in Manzini's Bhunu Mall for the launch of the Clicks Pharmacies.

6 Jun 2011 12:01

SADC needs more investment

Durban: The Southern African Development Community (SADC) is an important investment destination not only for multi-national companies but for companies within the region.

By Kemantha Govender 3 Jun 2011 11:05

Media training scholarship offered at SADC Water Dialogue

Inter Press Service (IPS) Africa will be hosting a media workshop to improve the knowledge of reporters and provide additional skills on covering water issues. Print and radio journalists from countries within the SADC region (except Madagascar) are invited to submit applications for scholarships which includes transport, accommodation and meals.

2 Jun 2011 10:21

IAJ calls for training course applications

South Africa's Institute for the Advancement of Journalism (IAJ) and the International Institute for Journalism (IIJ) in Berlin, Germany, of the GIZ - Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit - are inviting mid-career journalists to apply for a two-week training course on Reporting regional integration - the history, politics and economics of SADC.

23 May 2011 11:11

SADC, China meeting cancelled

A major SADC-China trade fair and investment forum which was due to be held in Johannesburg this week from 18-20 May 2011, has been cancelled. The trade fair and investment forum, IMEXPO 2011, was to have been the first demonstrable result of BRICS membership and the benefits it will have for the SADC region as a whole.

19 May 2011 10:28

Kenya urges South Africans to support its tourism growth

Seventeen years after being re-admitted into the club of 'respectable nations', South Africans have begun to emerge as the well-travelled citizens of the continent, with their overwhelming presence being signalled from Mbabane to Cairo via Nairobi, Kinshasa and Luanda. Now Kenya, which registered 33 076 SA tourists in 2010, is casting its net on SA, marketing itself aggressively and forging ties with local tour operators.

By Issa Sikiti da Silva 11 May 2011 14:03

MTN denies shutdown for Swazi protests

Cellphone operator MTN on Monday, 11 April 2011, denied allegations that its subsidiary in neighbouring Swaziland had shut down its services ahead of a three-day mass protest that started yesterday.

By Loyiso Langeni 13 Apr 2011 07:40

Swaziland security forces target journalists

NEW YORK: Authorities in the kingdom of Swaziland should allow the news media to report freely on anti-government protests, the Committee to Protect Journalists said yesterday, 12 April 2011, after security forces harassed at least 10 local and international journalists covering a mass demonstration demanding political and economic reform after more than two decades of rule by King Mswati III.

13 Apr 2011 08:02

Regional travel film, video awards open for entries

Organisers of Southern Africa's Travel and Tourism Film & Video Awards are calling for entries from southern African film and video makers as well as from travel and tourism product owners. The launch of the awards will take place 6-8 May 2011 at the Suncoast Casino in Durban, South Africa.

11 Apr 2011 07:02

Swazi minister downplays planned protests

Swaziland's Foreign Minister Lutfo Dlamini on Tuesday (5 April 2011) downplayed anti-government protests planned for next week by an anonymous Facebook group.

6 Apr 2011 06:50

Outsource Digital opens office in Botswana

South African-based office automation company, Outsource Digital is opening a new branch in Botswana, in partnership with Botswana-based entrepreneur, Thapelo Letsholo.

11 Mar 2011 08:37

Bytes targets Angola, Zimbabwe

Despite growth in electronic communications printing is still widely used and demand is expected to remain.

By Thabiso Mochiko 22 Feb 2011 11:28

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