Address by His Excellency, President Jacob Zuma at the launch of Independent Newspapers and Media SA under new ownership, Cape Town.
Issued by MDDA 4 Mar 2014 11:56
Entry into the 17th Annual Business Day BASA Awards, partnered by Hollard is now open to business and arts partnerships covering the period 1 January 2013 to 31 December 2013.
Issued by Business and Arts South Africa 4 Mar 2014 11:01
At AMASA's February forum, tech guru and radio personality Aki Anastasiou shared the latest insights and trends in technology and gadgets from his trip to the CES 2014 in Las Vegas earlier this year. As a follow up discussion, this week Wednesday, 5 March, AMASA asks 'What's next?'
Issued by AMASA 3 Mar 2014 11:07
South Africa's corporate arena is an incredibly competitive space where businesses strive for the betterment of society through equality. At 20 years of democracy, the nation has flourished remarkably in the areas of transformation and the empowerment of its people. The 13th Annual Oliver Empowerment Awards distinguishes the excellence in businesses that have furthered the country in economic empowerment, inclusion, and transformation since South Africa's liberation.
Issued by Topco Media 26 Feb 2014 11:25
The Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) would like to congratulate and welcome the important announcement made by the State Owned Entities Communicators Association (SOECA) and the State Owned Enterprises Procurement Forum (SOEPF) who both pledged their support for community and small commercial media as defined by the MDDA Act.
Issued by MDDA 26 Feb 2014 10:43
The State Owned Entities Communicators Association (SOECA) and the State Owned Enterprises Procurement Forum (SOEPF) have both pledged their support for community and small commercial media as defined by the MDDA Act, the two bodies agreed at a meeting held recently in Pretoria.
Issued by MDDA 25 Feb 2014 10:51
AMASA Cape Town is proud to present Diane Charton as the first of our monthly guest speakers in 2014. Kicking off at 5pm on Thursday, 27 February, Diane will be addressing "The Role of Education in a Dynamic Communications Industry". This will be an invaluable opportunity for current and future advertising professionals to listen to one of the industry's thought-leaders address the challenges of staying current in an industry that is constantly evolving.
Issued by AMASA 24 Feb 2014 11:08
Business and Arts South Africa is kicking off its 2014 Africa Breakfast series in March and has lined up a trio of risk-takers and innovators for the event.
Issued by Business and Arts South Africa 21 Feb 2014 11:29
South Africa's award-winning media sales house, Habari Media, recently added the BBC Representative Award 2013 to its ever-growing list of achievements. The award, presented at the BBC Global Reps Forum in London recognises performance against sales targets, sales acumen, product knowledge and innovation.
Issued by Habari Media 17 Feb 2014 10:32
The arrival of the Habari Media calendar has become a much-anticipated annual event in the media industry, especially since the 2013 calendar won a coveted Loerie award for Illustration. Habari Media MD Wayne Bischoff believes the team might have another winner on its hands with the 2014 masterpiece.
Issued by Habari Media 11 Feb 2014 11:12
On 30 January 2014, the Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) Board sent a notice announcing the imminent end of the tenure of the agency's CEO, Mr Lumko Mtimde, at the end of June this year.
Issued by MDDA 7 Feb 2014 09:51
Radio personality and tech guru Aki Anastasiou will be headlining AMASA's February forum next week to discuss the gadgets and technologies unveiled at the recently held CES (consumer electronics show) Las Vegas 2014 event and their impact on the media landscape.
Issued by AMASA 6 Feb 2014 13:17
The NCRF has noted with shock the imminent departure of the MDDA's CEO Mr Lumko Mtimde. The NCRF will monitor very closely that this departure is not seen as an opportunity for those against media diversity to take leadership of the MDDA.
Issued by MDDA 6 Feb 2014 08:46
MDDA board members farewell and welcome function speech by deputy minister in the presidency for performance monitoring and evaluation, Hon Obed Bapela, MP.
Issued by MDDA 5 Feb 2014 10:37
The MDDA Board gives notice of the end of the term of its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mr Lumko Mtimde and thanks him for his outstanding work as the accounting officer of the agency. Mtimde has been at the helm of the agency since 2006 and will be completing his second term of office in June 2014. He has opted not to avail himself for a third term of office, opting to rather consider taking on new responsibilities for his own growth and development. He has led with distinction the cause of media development and diversity and the promotion of the right to freedom of expression and access to information as enshrined in our constitution and has laid a solid foundation for anyone to lead the agency into the next decade.
Issued by MDDA 4 Feb 2014 13:16
With the financial year-end fast approaching for most companies, an established and innovative online initiative is making it easy for businesses to channel their Socio-Economic Development (SED) contributions towards arts and culture.
Issued by Business and Arts South Africa 3 Feb 2014 09:19
Issued by Tag 8 31 Jan 2014 09:32
Sanlam and the Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA), co-sponsors and organisers of the MDDA-Sanlam Local Media Awards, have extended the deadline for submission of entries for the 2013 community journalism competition. The new deadline for entries is now Friday, 14 February 2014.
Issued by MDDA 30 Jan 2014 01:12
Issued by Tag 8 29 Jan 2014 09:25
The Megacities Africa Conference & Exhibition is the continent's premium forum to address the key issues surrounding rapid urbanisation throughout our continent.
Issued by Topco Media 28 Jan 2014 08:30
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