There's been a lot of bleating recently about "freedom of the press". It picked up momentum at the State Of The Nation Address when the cell phone signals were jammed. Before that happened journalists started resigning from various publications due to apparent interference from new owners.
By Chris Brewer 2 Mar 2015 14:17
NEWSWATCH: Communications Minister Faith Muthambi is in the firing line over 'irregular' adverts placed in The New Age, reports City Press...
2 Mar 2015 08:35
PARIS, FRANCE / JOHANNESBURG-CAPE TOWN, SA: Publicis Groupe has announced today the acquisition of the South Africa-based company Epic Communications, one of SA's leading independent integrated strategic communications agencies...
26 Feb 2015 13:15
Digital is a different animal to other mediums, with its own nuances and particularities. Just as some television commercials fail, so not all digital campaigns succeed. On the eve of the IAB Bookmark Awards, which recognises outstanding achievement in the digital industry, I posed the question: What is the secret to a successful digital campaign?"
By Danette Breitenbach 18 Feb 2015 10:01
'People should buy the newspapers they trust and part of that derives from a feeling of some certainty that you will find in your newspaper a reflection of the world as you see it...' - Peter Bruce, 'Thick end of the wedge' Business Day 16/1/2014
By Ed Herbst 17 Feb 2015 08:13
Banking giant HSBC has threatened the Sunday Times for exposing the wealthy South Africans who stashed R23bn in secretive Swiss bank accounts, demanding all this data be 'destroyed'...
By Rob Rose and Tina Weavind 16 Feb 2015 06:26
The announcement that the South African Press Association (SAPA) will cease operations on 31 March has been met with widespread dismay. Speculation on the impact of the decision range from decreased quantity and diversity of articles featuring in national publications, to a fear that smaller regional publications might have to merge or close as a steady news stream from SAPA dries up.
9 Feb 2015 14:18
NEWSWATCH: Sapa, SA's only independent national wire service, is closing, reports Mail & Guardian...
6 Feb 2015 06:29
Eskom has implemented load-shedding as of 1000 this morning...
4 Feb 2015 10:31
The Creative Circle Ad of the Month results for November/December 2014 have been announced.
3 Feb 2015 08:55