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    Michel Doukeris to succeed Carlos Brito as AB InBev CEO
    Michel Doukeris to succeed Carlos Brito as AB InBev CEO

    Brito will step down after 15 years as CEO and 32 years at the company...

    3 days ago

    BET Africa partners with KZN Film Commission
    BET Africa partners with KZN Film Commission

    With the aim of bringing authentic local stories to screen for audiences across Africa, BET Africa and KZN Film Commission (KZNFC) have formed a partnership...

    4 May 2021

    All the 2021 Oscar winners!
    All the 2021 Oscar winners!

    The 93rd Academy Awards were hosted at Los Angeles' Union Station and the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on the 25 April 2021...

    26 Apr 2021

    Greening the global textile value chain
    Greening the global textile value chain

    Kutay Saritosun is a textile engineer and sustainability aficionado dedicated to educating companies on producing more environmentally responsible products...

    By Lauren Hartzenberg 23 Apr 2021

    Euromonitor identifies 6 cannabis consumer archetypes
    Euromonitor identifies 6 cannabis consumer archetypes

    Legal cannabis is set to increase from $30bn in 2020 to over $90bn in 2025, as consumers increase their usage in diverse parts of their lives...

    21 Apr 2021

    Universities in Nigeria must rethink how journalism is taught
    Universities in Nigeria must rethink how journalism is taught

    Changes in the journalism profession have made journalism education challenging...

    By Nathan Oguche Emmanuel 20 Apr 2021

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    Consumers spent $900bn more at online retailers globally in 2020

    Covid-19 accelerated e-commerce around the globe and forced retailers to shift to digital...

    14 Apr 2021

    #StartupStory: BlueAvo to tackle inequality in the media industry
    #StartupStory: BlueAvo to tackle inequality in the media industry

    South African startup BlueAvo has been shortlisted for the Royal Academy of Engineering (UK) Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation...

    By Evan-Lee Courie 13 Apr 2021

    Facebook and WHO launch 'Together Against Covid-19 Misinformation' campaign
    Facebook and WHO launch 'Together Against Covid-19 Misinformation' campaign

    Facebook is launching a new campaign in partnership with the WHO called 'Together Against Covid-19 Misinformation'...

    6 Apr 2021

    New collective of thought leaders create pan-African agency
    New collective of thought leaders create pan-African agency

    A collective of thought leaders in the marketing and communications sector have joined forces to support organisations who want to support organisations who want to reach a pan-African audience as well as those organisations promoting African innovation and excellence to the world...

    16 Mar 2021

    All the 2021 Oscar nominations
    All the 2021 Oscar nominations

    The nominations for the 93rd Academy Awards were announced by Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Nick Jonas live from London...

    16 Mar 2021

    2021 Golden Globes: All the winners
    2021 Golden Globes: All the winners

    Tina Fey and Amy Poehler hosted the 2021 Golden Globes from separate locations - the Rainbow Room in the Rockerfeller Centre in New York and the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles respectively - on 1 March...

    1 Mar 2021

    Made in Africa conference aims to drive Pan-African prosperity
    Made in Africa conference aims to drive Pan-African prosperity

    The inaugural Made in Africa Conference and Expo, a large virtual gathering and showcase for African buyers and sellers, will take place on 13 and 14 April...

    26 Feb 2021

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    P&G reaffirms commitment to drive gender equality in Africa

    P&G announced new declarations aimed to propel gender equality across Africa, Asia Pacific and the Middle East at its third #WeSeeEqual summit for the region...

    22 Feb 2021

    Jeff Bezos reshaped retail as CEO of Amazon. AP Photo/John Locher
    How Bezos and Amazon changed the world

    Amazon announced Jeff Bezos is stepping down as CEO almost 27 years after he founded the company to sell books to customers over dial-up modems...

    By Venkatesh Shankar 4 Feb 2021

    All the 2021 Golden Globe nominations
    All the 2021 Golden Globe nominations

    Sarah Jessica Parker and Taraji P Henson announced the nominations for the 2021 Golden Globes - as selected by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association...

    4 Feb 2021

    Jeff Bezos to step down as Amazon CEO
    Jeff Bezos to step down as Amazon CEO

    Jeff Bezos is stepping down from his role as Amazon CEO, and will transition to the role of executive chair in the third quarter...

    3 Feb 2021

    2020 digital holiday sales climb to $1.1tn globally - Salesforce
    2020 digital holiday sales climb to $1.1tn globally - Salesforce

    Digital sales grew around 58% during the five days leading up to Christmas, despite earlier shipping cutoffs...

    13 Jan 2021

    #BizTrends2021: Recalibrating for diminished growth - resolutions for 2021
    #BizTrends2021: Recalibrating for diminished growth - resolutions for 2021

    Despite the dissemination of vaccines in the months ahead, a larger portion of consumer spending will be impacted by recessionary conditions...

    By Ailsa Wingfield 11 Jan 2021

    #BizTrends2021: Looking ahead at the smartphone market
    #BizTrends2021: Looking ahead at the smartphone market

    If 2020 has shown us anything, it's that change and disruption are a constant. The effects of the global coronavirus pandemic led to unprecedented shifts in the way we live, work, learn and transact - with a widespread move online and digital platforms...

    By Michelle Wynne 6 Jan 2021

    #BestofBiz 2020: Healthcare
    #BestofBiz 2020: Healthcare

    What a year 2020 has been! So, we've curated the year's most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views on Bizcommunity's Healthcare platform into our #BestofBiz2020 list

    14 Dec 2020

    #BestofBiz 2020: Energy & Mining
    #BestofBiz 2020: Energy & Mining

    What a year 2020 has been! So, we've curated the year's most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views on Bizcommunity's Energy & Mining platform into our #BestofBiz2020 list...

    14 Dec 2020

    International Tourism Film Festival Africa celebrates first official awards ceremony
    International Tourism Film Festival Africa celebrates first official awards ceremony

    On Friday, 27 November, the International Tourism Film Festival Africa (ITFFA) was finally able to celebrate its first official awards ceremony of The Lockdown Edition of the ITFFA 2020 at the Radisson Red Hotel, V&A Waterfront...

    3 Dec 2020

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    Global cyber week online sales hit record high

    Salesforce data shows global online spend of $270bn...

    2 Dec 2020

    #BehindtheMask: Lanre Adisa, founder and CCO at Noah's Ark
    #BehindtheMask: Lanre Adisa, founder and CCO at Noah's Ark

    This week, we go behind the mask with Lanre Adisa, founder and CCO at Noah's Ark, Lagos, Nigeria...

    By Jessica Tennant 2 Dec 2020

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    Why harmonised retail is the future

    For many industries, predicting the future during a pandemic would be difficult - if not impossible. Retail is different. Why?

    By Oliver Guy 13 Nov 2020

    Africa Rising International Film Festival puts spotlight on GBV, BLM and unjust systems
    Africa Rising International Film Festival puts spotlight on GBV, BLM and unjust systems

    The third instalment of the Africa Rising International Film Festival (ARIFF) is scheduled to take place virtually from 27-29 November 2020...

    9 Nov 2020

    APO Group African Women in Media Award 2020 jury announced
    APO Group African Women in Media Award 2020 jury announced

    PR and marketing executives from Microsoft, Facebook, Uber, YouTube, Coca-Cola, Harley-Davidson, MasterCard, LEGO and many more are among the panel of judges for the APO Group African Women in Media Award 2020...

    5 Nov 2020

    #Newsmaker: Producer Eddie Chitate launches Africa's newest streaming platform
    #Newsmaker: Producer Eddie Chitate launches Africa's newest streaming platform

    Eddie Chitate, through his production company, Brainstorm Entertainment, has launched a streaming platform called NoFTV...

    By Juanita Pienaar 4 Nov 2020

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    WCFA elects six new members to expand its global executive board

    The World Communication Forum Association (WCFA) has elected six new members to expand its global executive board to ten members from around the world...

    30 Oct 2020

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