All available hotel rooms in Gauteng have been reserved ahead of a memorial service for former president Nelson Mandela‚ who died on Thursday, 5 December, at the age of 95.
10 Dec 2013 06:33
A great man has passed away and we all mourn the loss of Madiba, but while we mourn, let us also celebrate the life and the achievements of one of history's greatest statesmen, and certainly South Africa's and Africa's greatest. (video)
6 Dec 2013 05:06
Lay's has launched a new range of Kettle Cooked potato chips with deli-inspired combination flavours: Cheese Gratin & Caramelized Onion; Sundried Tomato with Olive; Jalapeno & Cream Cheese; and Creamy Peppered Fillet.
5 Dec 2013 10:37
Many a retailer will sing to the tune of "The customer is always right", but not a lot actually live the phrase, much less invest any time or innovation in it. Luckily for you and I, this age of short-term vision is drawing to a close. Retailers can no longer put us in the consumer-only box - they have to take on a more human approach in reaching their sales targets.
By Sindy Peters 5 Dec 2013 10:35
The Federated Hospitality Association of Southern Africa (FEDHASA) has redesigned its website to be more user-friendly.
5 Dec 2013 10:30
Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) will jointly fund a major US$182m A-grade office development in Lagos‚ Nigeria‚ the bank said on Wednesday (4 December).
5 Dec 2013 10:17
When Growthpoint Properties - the JSE's largest property owner, with assets touching R60bn - and the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) bought Cape Town's Victoria & Alfred (V&A) Waterfront for R10bn from Dubai World and London & Regional in early 2011, many observers at the time thought that it would take years, if not decades, for the new owners to unlock the iconic precinct's remaining 220,000m² development potential.
4 Dec 2013 16:04
Digital Signage Expo (DSE), one of the world's largest international tradeshow and educational conferences dedicated to digital signage, interactive technology and digital out-of-home networks (DOOH), opens in Las Vegas on 11-13 February 2014. It will feature a new, comprehensive four-part interactive technology seminar programme that will showcase new and exciting applications of the latest innovative advancements in interactivity.
4 Dec 2013 13:57
Despite concerns about the economy, South African consumers still plan to spend money on festivities, says the 16th Deloitte Year-end Holiday Survey 2013. The survey sampled planned spending of South African and European consumers over December and extracted data on emerging trends on what influences spending patterns.
4 Dec 2013 12:08
Synergy Income Fund aims to support young, talented students through internships and scholarships in partnership with Go for Gold and the University of Cape Town (UCT).
4 Dec 2013 11:47
The opening of Phase 4 of the Jubilee Mall in Hammanskraal late last week, was welcomed by local residents with over 200,000 visitors between 27 November and 1 December 2013 sampling the opening specials, fun activities, prizes, live entertainment and festivities.
4 Dec 2013 09:52
Until recently the brand Presidential Shirt has been in scarce supply, only available to select international travellers through OR Tambo Airport Duty Free. Now, these tailored hand-painted silk and cotton batik shirts are available online to customers in South Africa and across the globe.
4 Dec 2013 09:37
The annual office year-end party is usually where some of the craziest communication of the year takes place. Colleagues are usually beyond drained and exhausted at this time of the year and yet over-jubilant and excited at the same time. Add in to this equation free food and booze and we often see a terrifying communication cocktail in which employees often commit career suicide and take far more than just a day to recover!
By John French 4 Dec 2013 09:34
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