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Mossel Bay factory goes drought-friendly by extracting water from cow's milk
Mossel Bay factory goes drought-friendly by extracting water from cow's milk

Nestlé South Africa has transformed its Mossel Bay dairy factory into a "zero water" manufacturing site. The company has installed new water recovery, treatment and recycling technology at the factory...

34 minutes ago

AGRICULTURE

Agribusiness Confidence Index: SA agribusiness remains optimistic albeit index decline
Agribusiness Confidence Index: SA agribusiness remains optimistic albeit index decline

With the Agbiz/IDC Agribusiness Confidence Index results still above the neutral 50-point, although having declined marginally from 58 to 54 index points, the agribusiness sector remains optimistic about business conditions in South Africa...

36 minutes ago

LIFESTYLE

Schulphoek House in Hermanus introduces more eco-friendly features
Schulphoek House in Hermanus introduces more eco-friendly features

The five-star graded Schulphoek House, just three kilometres outside of Hermanus' CBD, has benefitted from a major 2017 upgrade which includes wonderful pieces of South African art and modern furniture.

By Brian Berkman 45 minutes ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

Does your brand matter?
Does your brand matter?

More and more brands are finding it difficult to trade in this ever-changing and difficult market we find ourselves in. The biggest challenge is remaining relevant to a core target market...

By Jedd Cokayne 1 hour ago

LOGISTICS & TRANSPORT

Airlines sold N505 billion tickets in 2017, says NCAA
Airlines sold N505 billion tickets in 2017, says NCAA

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) says domestic and international airlines operating in Nigeria sold tickets worth N505.2bn in 2017...

By Chinedu Eze 1 hour ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

#CannesLions2018: Print & Publishing Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Print & Publishing Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Print & Publishing Lions shortlist has been released, with SA seeing two agencies make it to the final round at Cannes Lions 2018...

1 hour ago

FINANCE

David Munro, CEO: Liberty
Liberty refuses ransom demand after hacking

One of the South Africa's largest financial services firms, Liberty, refused to pay the ransom demanded for client data after the company's IT system was hacked...

1 hour ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

#CannesLions2018: Design Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Design Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Design Lions shortlist has been released, with SA seeing a single entry make it to the final round at Cannes Lions 2018...

1 hour ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

#CannesLions2018: Outdoor Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Outdoor Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Outdoor Lions shortlist has been released...

1 hour ago

RETAIL

Key insights into the global pantyhose and tights market
Key insights into the global pantyhose and tights market

The number of pantyhose imported worldwide totalled 1.3 million tonnes in 2016, remaining constant against the previous year's level...

2 hours ago

TOURISM

SMME development programmes essential to SA tourism business growth
SMME development programmes essential to SA tourism business growth

"We strongly encourage SMMEs and new entrants, especially those located in our rural tourism nodes, to attend the information sessions in the upcoming months and help build an inclusive and transformed sector."

2 hours ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

#CannesLions2018: Radio & Audio Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Radio & Audio Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Radio & Audio Lions shortlist has been released, with SA seeing six agencies make it to the final round at Cannes Lions 2018!

2 hours ago

HEALTHCARE

Professor Jimmy Volmink
Rethinking health sciences education

A new study addresses the full value chain in health sciences education...

2 hours ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

Amal Khalifa Idris Habbani, a freelance journalist and contributor to the Sudanese news outlet Al-Taghyeer.
2018 International Press Freedom Award winners

The Committee to Protect Journalists will honour journalists from Sudan, Ukraine, Venezuela, and Vietnam with its 2018 International Press Freedom Awards...

2 hours ago

RETAIL

CompareGuru team return with SA price comparison startup MoneyPanda
CompareGuru team return with SA price comparison startup MoneyPanda

Ryan Marx, Jax du Plessis and Duane du Plessis know all about price comparison, having been the team behind pan-African platform CompareGuru...

By Tom Jackson 2 hours ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

on Instagram
#YouthMonth: Yenani Madikwa is Cannes FCBSocialEye for 2018

Jessica Tennant interviews Yenani Madikwa, copywriter at FCB Africa, on winning this year's global Cannes FCBSocialEYE and how we can keep an eye on her this week...

By Jessica Tennant 3 hours ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

#CannesLions2018: Mobile Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Mobile Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Mobile Lions shortlist has been released...

3 hours ago

AGRICULTURE

FAO calls for greater resilience against drought in Africa
FAO calls for greater resilience against drought in Africa

Farmers and herders face mounting challenges as water becomes scarcer, land more degraded and eroded, and soils more fragile. Yet, there is still too much focus on recovering from drought rather than being less susceptible to it...

3 hours ago

ENERGY & MINING

Eskom, labour unions head back to negotiation table
Eskom, labour unions head back to negotiation table

Power utility, Eskom, and labour unions have agreed to go back to the negotiation table to bring an end to protest action, which has disrupted the supply of electricity...

3 hours ago

ICT

3.5 billion IoT cellular connections predicted for 2023 - Ericsson
3.5 billion IoT cellular connections predicted for 2023 - Ericsson

The latest edition of the Ericsson Mobility Report focuses on commercial rollouts of 5G and larger than previously forecasted deployments of cellular IoT...

3 hours ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

#CannesLions2018: Titanium Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Titanium Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Titanium shortlist has been released.

3 hours ago

ENERGY & MINING

Mining minister, Gwede Mantashe. Photo:
Mantashe weeding out corruption at Mineral Resources

Allegations of corruption, the double-granting of licences and the backlogs in the issuing of licences are just some other issues faced at the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR)...

3 hours ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

The first ever #MoreLikeMe Cannes Lions attendees.
#FairnessFirst: Why you'll see #MoreLikeMe from #CannesLions2018

Diversity is good for business, especially creative business, so little wonder that diversity is an increasingly hot topic at Cannes. With the 2018 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity kicking off later today, if you're covering the festivity from afar, you're likely to see the #MoreLikeMe hashtag trending on your timeline, in addition to #SeeitBeit and more...

By Leigh Andrews 3 hours ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

Rugby Africa Gold Cup 2018 being streamed live
Rugby Africa Gold Cup 2018 being streamed live

Kwesé TV to bring the Rugby Africa Gold Cup 2018 live, via streaming and its free television model...

4 hours ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

#CannesLions2018: Innovation Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Innovation Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Innovation shortlist has been released.

4 hours ago

ICT

Wordpress and Wix not the only ways to build websites
Wordpress and Wix not the only ways to build websites

South African internet solutions company, Hostriver has launched a DYI website builder service for small to medium enterprises (SMEs)...

4 hours ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

#CannesLions2018: Glass Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Glass Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Glass Lions for change shortlist has been released, with SA seeing a single entry make it to the final round at Cannes Lions 2018!

4 hours ago

ICT

9 entrepreneurs pitch ideas to investors at (IoT)E
9 entrepreneurs pitch ideas to investors at (IoT)E

SqwidNet recently hosted the finale of its first entrepreneurship programme called (IoT)E - IoT to the power of E, where nine entrepreneurs pitched their ideas...

4 hours ago

ENERGY & MINING

New Mining Charter open for comment
New Mining Charter open for comment

The long-awaited Mining Charter has been gazetted by Minister of Mineral Resources, Gwede Mantashe, and the public now has 30 days to comment...

4 hours ago

LOGISTICS & TRANSPORT

Photo by chuttersnap on Unsplash
Uber yet to make car ownership obsolete

Millennials think Uber has removed the need for car ownership and that owning a car in the near future will be irrational. However, new research indicates that the complete takeover is yet to happen...

5 hours ago

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