Entry deadline for 2019 Shenzhen Design Award for Young Talents extended

The entry deadline for the 2019 Shenzhen Design Award for Young Talents has been extended to 5pm on 25 October 2019. Capetonian designers and design students may enter the competition as Cape Town is part of the Unesco Creative Cities Network (UCCN). The Shenzhen Design Award for Young Talents...

16 Oct 2019

WPP to create a new campus in Düsseldorf

WPP is set to create a new campus for its brands in Düsseldorf, Germany, which is the latest in a series of European investments by the agency. Based in the city's architecturally iconic MedienHafen (Media Harbour) area, WPP's new building will be an integral part of the Rhine harbour skyline...

7 Jun 2019

Edition B2B unveils Annual Buyers Guide, Independent Contractors Edition

In addition to unveiling its third annual Annual Buyers Guide, Edition B2B has also launched its first Independent Contractors Edition. The main aim of the Contractors Edition is to help educate and upskill workers on site. Both publications may be read on the website....

18 Jan 2019

Grohe's product design receives five Red Hot Awards

Grohe has received five Red Hot Awards for the design performance of its water system Blue Home, shower toilet Sensia Arena, bathroom faucet Lineare as well as its kitchen faucet lines Concetto Professional, and Essence Professional. The Red Dot Awards are held by Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen...

15 Jun 2017

2016 Architect Africa Film Festival open for entries

The Architect Africa Film Festival 2016 is calling on architects, planners, filmmakers, artists, designers and all those with an interest in creating cities, landscape and the built environment to submit their entries for the festival before 30 April 2016 via www.aaff.co.za. Building on the...

13 Apr 2016

Cashbuild posts 13% Q1 revenue

Hardware chain Cashbuild said on Wednesday its revenue for the first quarter was up 13%. In its first quarter operational update, the company said 10 new stores opened since 1 July 2014 had contributed 3% of the increase, while existing 213 stores accounted for 10%. "Transactions through our...

22 Oct 2015

Balancing Eskom's books with prepaid meters?
Balancing Eskom's books with prepaid meters?

Brian Molefe, acting chief executive of Eskom, believes widespread installation of prepaid meters may help the parastatal recover its debt, reports IOL. Outstanding municipal debt currently stands at R25bn. Read the full article on www.iol.co.za....

23 Apr 2015

PPC rejects AfriSam merger

PPC on Monday said it had rejected a merger between AfriSam and the company. "The board has considered the proposed merger and its merits‚ and has decided not to proceed. The board has therefore terminated its engagement with AfriSam‚" PPC said. At 12.08pm PPC shares were 1.89% firmer at...

30 Mar 2015

Eskom has issued a load-shedding alert

Eskom has announced South Africans could be in for another bout of load shedding. It made the announcement this morning.

6 Mar 2015

Welcome to the DeskStand

The DeskStand is a healthy alternative to sitting and working. An adaptable, wooden standing desk that improves your posture, keeps you focused and is great for your back. Standing while working can also help you lose weight, up to 200 calories a day. The DeskStand is associated with leading a...

21 Jan 2015

2013/14 NUS Energy Market Survey released
2013/14 NUS Energy Market Survey released

NUS Consulting Group has released its 2013/14 International Electricity and Natural Gas Report & Price Survey. The report covers market and pricing developments in 18 countries around the world, including South Africa. Download the report(pdf)....

21 Nov 2014

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