Suspended Eskom acting CEO Matshela Koko has threatened to take action against the Tiso Blackstar Group for its continued reporting on his troubles at the power utility.
Neo Goba 7 minutes ago
#BigConnect: Influencers and travel brands connect to take travel and destination marketing to the next level
The first-ever Big Connect, hosted by South Africa-based travel marketing firm Big Ambitions, recently took place in Cape Town and saw South African travel companies and influencers come together to discuss how travel marketing can be enhanced through working with influencers. Big Connect aims to connect influencers and travel brands and initiate important conversations that will take travel and destination marketing in South Africa to the next level.
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The Financial Mail went to print this week with a special issue marking the end of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's reign and collaborated with a Zimbabwean artist for the iconic cover.
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When I tell people I'm an anthropologist, many of them say: "Oh, isn't that the study of dinosaurs?" Well, no, that's a palaeontologist. Anthropology is actually the study of culture and people, and observing how they behave in their daily lives including the challenges they face. It's a discipline that's often misunderstood, and many people don't realise that it has many practical applications - especially in a business context. Because fundamentally, businesses are about relationships, and about solving people's problems.
Claire Denham-Dyson 1 hour ago
The Pendoring Awards not only reward marketing communication in all of SA's indigenous languages apart from English, they've also created their own ranking. Here, top-ranked The Odd Number shares why it's important for creatives and brands alike to talk to their target audience in a language they understand and feel.
Leigh Andrews 1 hour ago
South African retailers are hoping to capitalise on the growing local interest in the annual Black Friday sale, taking place on 24 November this year. The global shopping phenomenon, initially started in the US, is shadowed only by Singles Day in China, which started out as a celebration for China's lonely hearts but has since evolved into an annual 24-hour mega-shopping spree.
Lauren Hartzenberg 18 hours ago
When directors think of sending their work to film festivals, they generally only think of submitting short or feature films. Even micro 60-sec shorts have their own festivals these days.
Quinton Lavery 19 hours ago
The South African retail market is a battleground at the moment: fierce competition by brands; a vast choice available to consumers; and a weak economic climate that has resulted in fickle, price-sensitive customers who lack loyalty.
Romy Honneysett 19 hours ago
Game of Thrones is the biggest thing to hit mass media since Marconi proved the feasibility of radio communication. It has taken the world by storm and has gotten millions of people talking about it. Don't worry, there will not be any spoilers in this article, so please continue reading.
Dirk Visser 20 hours ago
APO Group and Africa's rugby governing body, Rugby Africa, sign a ground-breaking strategic partnership to develop the sport across Africa.
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Zimbabwe's #datafree Zim News app spikes to more than 3 million daily page views as citizens seek information on crisis.
17 Nov 2017
Another shared economy, technology-led disruption is on the cards for the travel industry and it's coming to South Africa. TRVL gives everyone access to a world that has been inhabited by travel agencies only - until now. According to a TechCrunch article, "If TRVL has its way, it's the travel agencies' turn to tremble."
Cari Coetzee 17 Nov 2017