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President Bongo launches Gabon FlyAfrica.com
President Bongo launches Gabon FlyAfrica.com

The President of Gabonese Republic, H.E Ali Bongo Ondimba announced the launch of Gabon FlyAfrica.com, a Pan-African low-cost airline aimed at enhancing air connectivity across Africa and reducing the cost of doing business in Africa.

31 Aug 2015 09:53

New job titles, old job descriptions
New job titles, old job descriptions

Something good happened at the Loeries this year, the introduction of the Service Design category in a 'creatives' event nogal! This is a great development as it reflects the industry that takes itself seriously, wants to be taken seriously and further entrench its strategic value in the business mix.

By Musa Msane 31 Aug 2015 08:38



Angel Jones on why SA expats are flocking back home
Angel Jones on why SA expats are flocking back home

Leaving the land of your birth, to settle in another country, is never an easy process. Logistically, financially, culturally, and above all, emotionally, it's a change that sparks upheaval as well as opportunity. But harder still, is making the decision to pack up and come back home.

28 Aug 2015 12:46

Influencer marketing platform set to expand in Africa
Influencer marketing platform set to expand in Africa

Influencer marketing platform, Webfluential, announced that it is investing in its growth in Africa by introducing an agency partner programme and Cape Town based office. The agency partner programme is in the process of being rolled-out to support in-country sales and logistics throughout East and West Africa.

28 Aug 2015 09:30

ADvTECH Resourcing acquires 51% of CA Global Group
ADvTECH Resourcing acquires 51% of CA Global Group

ADvTECH Resourcing has acquired a majority stake in CA Global Group, including CA Global Headhunters (Pty) Ltd and Mauritius-based Africa HR Solutions Ltd.

27 Aug 2015 14:53

Top apps to help your business
Top apps to help your business

There is a mobile application for everything nowadays, from monitoring the amount of steps you take and perfecting your photos to tracking loadshedding and getting the latest news...

By Roane Swindon 27 Aug 2015 13:09

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 146: Global insights from Effective Measure CEO
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 146: Global insights from Effective Measure CEO

On Thursday, 27 August 2015, Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding (@bizWazza) was joined by Graham Plant, CEO of Effective Measure (@e_measure), who is visiting South African clients, publishers and agencies this week from Australia.

27 Aug 2015 11:40

GIL Africa2015: Connectivity, convergence and collaboration
GIL Africa2015: Connectivity, convergence and collaboration

Download a one-hour HD movie in just six minutes? Connected home and work environment, as well as machine to machine communications? Yes, all in Africa in the next five years, says GIL Africa...

By Leigh Andrews 27 Aug 2015 08:00

Nigeria to host RemitAfrica2015
Nigeria to host RemitAfrica2015

MobileMoneyAfrica will host the RemitAfrica conference in Nigeria, Africa's largest remittance nation, from 4-5 November 2015.

26 Aug 2015 12:28

[Behind the Selfie] with... Wendy Tlou
[Behind the Selfie] with... Wendy Tlou

This week, as part of our special focus on women in #WomensMonth, we find out what's really going on behind the selfie with Wendy Tlou, founding owner of the ChicAfrican brand...

By Leigh Andrews 26 Aug 2015 12:00

Mxit Africa's best web app ever, says ex-boss
Mxit Africa's best web app ever, says ex-boss

Instant messaging service Mxit is the best web application ever to be created in Africa, according to Alan Knott-Craig Jnr...

By Gareth van Zyl 26 Aug 2015 08:47

We all live in a...
We all live in a...

Recently, in Upington, our waitress told us with a lot of pride that she lives in a brick house. Obviously brick houses are a type of differentiation that exists much like the status associated with living in the northern suburbs of Johannesburg...

By Erik du Plessis and Neil Higgs 26 Aug 2015 06:21

Can a tweet enjoy copyright protection?
Can a tweet enjoy copyright protection?

Twitter is a free social networking site that allows its users to send messages, or "tweets", which are limited to 140 characters or less, to other Twitter users and to see the tweets of others by "following" them.

By Werina Griffith & Nicole Smalberger 25 Aug 2015 10:04