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Kom Clarkson, ve vant you in sunny Russia...
Kom Clarkson, ve vant you in sunny Russia...

NEWSWATCH: Sacked Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson has been invited to Russia to present a motoring show there, and Piers Morgan (who has also had a Clarkson klap) has some advice for the motor mouthpiece...

27 Mar 2015 07:31

Clarkson slips a gear
Clarkson slips a gear

NEWSWATCH: The BBC has fired Jeremy Clarkson from top-rated petrol-head show, Top Gear, reports The Daily Beast ...

26 Mar 2015 06:52

Media storm hits Nairobi over restaurant's 'no-Africans after 5' ban
Media storm hits Nairobi over restaurant's 'no-Africans after 5' ban

NEWSWATCH: According to The Voice in Kenya's capital Nairobi, a Chinese restaurant bans Africans after 5pm as it deems they could be a terrorism threat...

25 Mar 2015 13:02

Misconceptions about marketing "in Africa"
Misconceptions about marketing "in Africa"

With some of the fast-growing economies in the world on our doorstep and growth sluggish at home, more and more South African brands are getting serious about expanding "into Africa."

By Al Mackay 25 Mar 2015 10:59

African Academic Association on Entrepreneurship formed by six top business schools
African Academic Association on Entrepreneurship formed by six top business schools

Six of Africa's top business schools have formed a new academic association, the African Academic Association on Entrepreneurship (AAAE), to boost entrepreneurship and job creation on the continent.

25 Mar 2015 09:38

Does your brand have what it takes to be a hero at the bottom of the pyramid? - Knowledge Resources
Does your brand have what it takes to be a hero at the bottom of the pyramid?

Africa is an exciting and unpredictable place to be doing business. Many companies are alert to the opportunities that exist in our dynamic developing markets, but building stable brands within this volatile climate is not for sissies.

By Wendy Cochrane, Issued by Knowledge Resources 23 Mar 2015 11:45

Merck supports schistosomiasis education in Mozambique
Merck supports schistosomiasis education in Mozambique

Around 80% of Mozambicans suffer from the parasitic worm disease, more commonly known as bilharzia...

23 Mar 2015 11:20

Algerie Telecom launches Nooonbooks, an Arabic digital library
Algerie Telecom launches Nooonbooks, an Arabic digital library

ALGIERS: A new digital library "Nooonbooks" containing over 30,000 books exclusively in Arabic has been launched by Algerie Telecom (AT), announced its CEO Azouaou Mehmel on Friday...

23 Mar 2015 11:13

Getting African supply chains moving
Getting African supply chains moving

'The Pulse of Africa's Supply Chains' is the theme for this year's SAPICS 2015 conference, which will be taking place from 31 May - 2 June at Sun City. Several Africa experts have been lined up to share their insights into optimising supply chains operating on the continent.

23 Mar 2015 11:01

PwC launches 'Into Africa - the continent's cities of opportunity' report
PwC launches 'Into Africa - the continent's cities of opportunity' report

The African continent is crossed by five trends: demographic change, urbanisation, technological changes, the transfer of economic power and climate change.

23 Mar 2015 10:21

Communicating with the one of the world's fastest growing middle class
Communicating with the one of the world's fastest growing middle class

Despite the vast opportunities that Africa is presenting to various brands and businesses, communicating with the continent's one billion consumers can be a challenge due to the various cultures, political situations and language barriers that exist.

20 Mar 2015 10:25

Anton Harber
Criminal libel has no place in law books

He has made it his mission "to expose, through my investigations, the scourge of corruption, which is robbing (Angola) of billions of dollars a year", journalist and human rights activist Rafael Marques de Morais said last year at the annual Carlos Cardoso Memorial Lecture.

By Anton Harber 20 Mar 2015 07:36