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Entries open for 10th Orange Social Venture Prize
Entries open for 10th Orange Social Venture Prize

Entries are now open for the 10th Orange Social Venture Prize (OSVP) in Africa and the Middle East...

9 Mar 2020

Forbes Woman Africa Awards 2020 winners announced
Forbes Woman Africa Awards 2020 winners announced

Forbes Woman Africa Awards 2020 winners were announced at the inaugural gala dinner held at Inkosi Albert Luthuli ICC Complex in Durban on Friday, 6 March 2020...

9 Mar 2020

Heavyweight speaker lineup at Fast Company symposium
Heavyweight speaker lineup at Fast Company symposium

The inaugural Fast Company Most Innovative Company Symposium was held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre 2 (CTICC) on 5 March 2020...

Issued by Independent Media 4 Mar 2020

2020 Anzisha Prize open for entries
2020 Anzisha Prize open for entries

The Anzisha Prize announced that the 2020 call for applications is now open...

19 Feb 2020

Network Cap40 awards entrepreneurship, investment and social impact
Network Cap40 awards entrepreneurship, investment and social impact

The Cap40 French Business Network recognised key French entrepreneurs and French-South African partnerships from various key sectors...

17 Feb 2020

Enter SAB Foundation's Social Innovation Awards 2020
Enter SAB Foundation's Social Innovation Awards 2020

Applications for the 10th annual SAB Foundation's Social Innovation and Disability Empowerment Awards will open on 24 February 2020...

17 Feb 2020

Call for applications for les Margaret Award 2020
Call for applications for les Margaret Award 2020

The Digital Women's Day has launched the call for applications for the les Margaret Award 2020...

9 Jan 2020

Startups represent Africa at Global Startup Awards 2019
Startups represent Africa at Global Startup Awards 2019

Six startups represented the African continent at the Global Startup Awards 2019, which took place in Changsha, China from 11-14 December 2019...

17 Dec 2019

GAP Innovation Competition 2019 winners announced
GAP Innovation Competition 2019 winners announced

The Innovation Hub, the innovation agency of the Gauteng Province, recently hosted the Gauteng Accelerator Programme (GAP) Innovation Competition Awards Ceremony where the winners were announced...

6 Dec 2019

Social Tech Startup Challenge announces winners
Social Tech Startup Challenge announces winners

Diageo Empowerment Trust SA Social Tech StartUp Challenge recently saw South Africa's top five tech-enabled startups battle fiercely for a share of R5 million in seed funding...

4 Dec 2019

#EntrepreneurMonth: Food For Mzansi, saluting the unsung heroes of SA agriculture
#EntrepreneurMonth: Food For Mzansi, saluting the unsung heroes of SA agriculture

Launched as a digital platform in November 2018, Food for Mzansi is on a mission to change the narrative of South Africa's agriculture industry...

By Robin Fredericks 3 Dec 2019

2019 'Corporate Travel Grant Competition' winner announced
2019 'Corporate Travel Grant Competition' winner announced

Flight Centre Business Travel has announced the winner of its 2019 'Corporate Travel Grant Competition'...

26 Nov 2019

FNB Business Innovations Awards 2019 winners revealed
FNB Business Innovations Awards 2019 winners revealed

The overall winners of the 2019 FNB Business Innovation Awards (FNB BIA) have been announced...

26 Nov 2019

#EntrepreneurMonth: No hidden agenda with Naked Insurance
#EntrepreneurMonth: No hidden agenda with Naked Insurance

Naked Insurance wants to change the way we do insurance, and that is why they were crowned overall winners at the 2019 MTN Business App of the Year...

By Evan-Lee Courie 25 Nov 2019

#EntrepreneurMonth: Changemakers working towards a sustainable, inclusive food system
#EntrepreneurMonth: Changemakers working towards a sustainable, inclusive food system

A group of social entrepreneurs just emerged from the first Oribi Village Food System Incubation Programme...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 20 Nov 2019

2019 South African Small Business Awards winners
2019 South African Small Business Awards winners

NSBC, in association with World Famous Events, announced South Africa's 'Top 20' winners of the 2019 South African Small Business Awards...

19 Nov 2019

Top startups shine at AfricArena Summit
Top startups shine at AfricArena Summit

The third annual AfricArena Summit kicked off Cape Town Tech Week with two days of intensive pitching...

15 Nov 2019

2019 South African Small Business Awards finalists
2019 South African Small Business Awards finalists

The NSBC in association with World Famous Events has announced South Africa's 'Top 20' for the 2019 South African Small Business Awards...

12 Nov 2019

Gender Equality Entrepreneurship Track launched
Gender Equality Entrepreneurship Track launched

Seedstars, SAFEEM and GIZ have joined forces to increase women participation across all levels to achieve an improved gender balance...

5 Nov 2019

Kaspersky Open Innovation Program winners annnounced
Kaspersky Open Innovation Program winners annnounced

Kaspersky has chosen four tech-based startups in the final tour of its call for startups to submit pioneering technological proposals, under the Kaspersky Open Innovation Program...

4 Nov 2019

Regional finalists announced for 2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards
Regional finalists announced for 2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards

The regional finalists in the second edition of the Southern Africa Startup Awards (SASAWARDS) have been selected...

30 Oct 2019

Allan Gray Entrepreneurship Challenge's top learners
Allan Gray Entrepreneurship Challenge's top learners

The winners of the 2019 AGEC - the digital learning competition aimed at developing the entrepreneurial mindset in high school learners as a way to combat unemployment - have been announced...

25 Oct 2019

2019 SAVCA Industry Awards shortlist announced
2019 SAVCA Industry Awards shortlist announced

The Southern African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (SAVCA) announced the shortlist of nominees for the 2019 SAVCA Industry Awards...

23 Oct 2019

Festival of Ideas
Festival of Ideas

Do you have a business idea that addresses a social or environmental problem? Together with the SAB Foundation, the Gordon Institute of Business Science is giving away R50,000 in cash prizes!...

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 18 Oct 2019

Retail Capital wins silver at Global SME Finance Awards
Retail Capital wins silver at Global SME Finance Awards

South African fintech company, Retail Capital has won a silver award at the Global SME Finance Awards for its innovation in funding SMMEs...

17 Oct 2019

Tsogo Sun Entrepreneur of the Year finalists announced
Tsogo Sun Entrepreneur of the Year finalists announced

Three women-owned businesses from various provinces in South Africa have been selected as finalists for the 2019 Tsogo Sun Entrepreneur of the Year...

14 Oct 2019

All women final for 2019 ENGEN Pitch & Polish
All women final for 2019 ENGEN Pitch & Polish

The ten-year anniversary edition of the ENGEN Pitch & Polish workshop and competition programme concluded with an all women final...

10 Oct 2019

Know your business inside out with a Biz Office
Know your business inside out with a Biz Office

New expectations of transparency and authenticity in business means things like organisational purpose, brand stories, how your company does things, what it believes in and what it stands for, can all play a part in how your company sees itself and how it is seen by others...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Oct 2019

Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019
Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019

Bizcommunity is excited to announce the relaunch of our Biz Product and Rate Card, featuring all-new product infographics, descriptors and more...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 27 Sep 2019

Students tackle safety issues at Uber Hackathon
Students tackle safety issues at Uber Hackathon

Uber recently hosted a student Hackathon in Johannesburg, which saw students from different universities across Gauteng come together to use technology to aid them in solving real-life safety issues...

25 Sep 2019

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