This year's winners of the Sunday Times Literary Awards, in association with Porcupine Ridge, were announced on Saturday night, 24 June at Tiso Blackstar Group's (formerly Times Media) new office venue at Hill on Empire in Parktown, Johannesburg.
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PORT LOUIS, Mauritius - The 2017 round of Africa Code Week was officially launched last week in Flic-En-Flac, Mauritius. Now in its third year, Africa Code Week aims to spread coding literacy among African youth, with a key focus on female skills development and training.
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Within an African e-commerce sector which is plagued by cash, with the majority of payments still being made in cash at the point of delivery, Mastercard has partnered with Nigerian tech start-up NetPlus, to develop an e-commerce solution that will help make cash a thing of the past, for e-retailers and consumers alike.
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Thomson Reuters is looking at ways to partner with the “vibrant innovation hotspots” of Nairobi and Lagos, having launched its innovation lab in Cape Town at the end of last year.
Tom Jackson 11 hours ago
One of the difficulties of advertising research is to determine the dimensions to measure.
mike broom 3 days ago
A brand is a symbol of the organisation, but reputation is the overall trust and appreciation that observers feel for the organisation. Marketers focus on the identity and brand of an organisation, but externally the image of the organisation is the perception of observers.
Danette Breitenbach 3 days ago
CNN's Laurie Segall interviewed Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in an exclusive broadcast interview - his first in nearly five years. The interview took place of Facebook's Community Summit in Chicago where the company announced a new mission statement: “To give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together.”
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There has been much talk about Africa's urban dividends - the increased prosperity and sustained socioeconomic development resulting from the expansion and industrialisation of African cities.
Franck Kuwonu 3 days ago
Putting African history on the map globally through storytelling combined with academic research is something that Deutsche Welle, in partnership with the Gerda Henkel Foundation, is doing.
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CAIRO, Egypt: The Bots for Messenger Challenge was launched 15 February 2017 in 64 countries across the wider Middle East and Africa to recognise and reward developers who were able to create the most innovative new bots on Facebook Messenger.
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A new service has been launched which enables Nigerians to access movie show times, view trailers and purchase tickets all via BBM.
22 Jun 2017
Despite the burgeoning global trend towards digital marketing, in-store face-to-face engagement with the consumer still forms a crucial role in both introducing new products, as well as directly influencing the shopper's purchasing decision at the final point-of-purchase.
Rocket Creative Design & Display 22 Jun 2017