Journalist Janice Roberts is taking over the helm of MoneyMarketing magazine, succeeding Patricia Holburn.
Issued by New Media 31 Mar 2015 13:00
Social entrepreneur Sibusiso Leope, better known as DJ Sbu, escaped with a smack on the wrist when Forbes Africa magazine withdrew its threat to take legal steps against him for the "unauthorised" use of its trademark, brand and logo on social media.
27 Mar 2015 06:08
Spice, a new business and lifestyle magazine, will launched by the Sunday Times on 29 March 2015. The monthly publication distributed within KwaZulu-Natal will feature an extensive entrepreneurial and cultural focus that celebrates the province. It will appear on the last Sunday of every month.
19 Mar 2015 09:14
Print is by no means dead. Far from it. The growing perception that it is dying falls squarely on those newspapers and magazines that seem to have some kind of death wish...
By Chris Moerdyk 13 Mar 2015 15:46
The launch of a third commercial newswire agency to replace the nonprofit independent South African Press Association (Sapa) has led to criticism, with media analysts questioning whether it will carry new content or just repackage existing articles...
11 Mar 2015 09:27
The Right2Know Campaign has called on the public to reject the Film and Publications Board's (FPB) proposals to censor the internet in South Africa. The FPB wants broadly defined powers to police everything published on the internet - including blogs, personal websites and Facebook pages.
11 Mar 2015 07:02
The 29th edition of Future Bride is distributed free at various selected bridal exhibitions such as The NWJ Bridal Fair, The Indaba held in Durban and The Wedding Expo at the Coca Cola Dome in Johannesburg. This annual coffee table publication's popularity is the content, with articles covering the latest bridal trends and etiquette, from creative catering and colourful receptions to bridal beauty and glamorous gowns, not to mention inspirational photographs of real brides, grooms and big-day celebrations. A winning combination of enduring quality, top-class content and visual appeal have made Future Bride an indispensable tool for brides-to-be, as well as the best platform for advertisers to reach their niche market.
Issued by Brabys 6 Mar 2015 11:53
Media24's digital division, 24.com, has announced plans for a news wire service launching in April. The announcement comes in the wake of the South African Press Association's (Sapa) closure. The new service will be called News24Wire.
6 Mar 2015 08:49
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