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Uber partners with Moove to empower drivers to become vehicle owners
Uber partners with Moove to empower drivers to become vehicle ownersArticle

Uber has extended their partnership with Moove, giving Uber Go drivers access to compact and cost-efficient vehicle choices...

Issued by Uber 1 day ago

Encounters Documentary Fest returns in June 2021
Encounters Documentary Fest returns in June 2021Article

The 23rd edition of the Encounters South African International Documentary Festival will be held virtually from 10 to 20 June 2021. The lineup will include films, webinars, debates and Q&A with local and international directors.

1 day ago

The Food24 McCain Cookbook Creator makes Mother's Day gifting easy
The Food24 McCain Cookbook Creator makes Mother's Day gifting easyArticle

Food24 and McCain have collaborated on a digital-to-print product that takes personalisation to a new level...

Issued by New Media 2 days ago

South Africans should make the most of low airfares right now
South Africans should make the most of low airfares right nowArticle

The global pandemic has had a devastating effect on the travel industry as a whole, but it's been especially hard for the airlines. While this is bad news for the airline industry, it's good news for travellers...

Issued by SA Airlines 3 days ago

#BehindtheBrandManager: Travis Coppin of Food Lover's Market
#BehindtheBrandManager: Travis Coppin of Food Lover's MarketArticle

Managing executive for marketing and buying Travis Coppin fills us in on the Food Lover's brand strategy, and what it takes to survive and thrive in the competitive grocery retail business...

Lauren Hartzenberg 30 Apr 2021

#BehindtheBrandManager: Adidas SA's Estee Jardim fuels a positive brand attitude
#BehindtheBrandManager: Adidas SA's Estee Jardim fuels a positive brand attitudeArticle

Jardim chats to us about her fulfilling career with Adidas South Africa, and why Impossible Is Nothing is a statement the brand stands by...

Lauren Hartzenberg 26 Apr 2021

10 things to do at City Lodge Hotels this Mother's Day
10 things to do at City Lodge Hotels this Mother's DayArticle

We've rounded up ten of the best things to do with your mother - or mothers-in-law, grannies, aunties, mentors, "fur moms" - at any City Lodge Hotel Group property...

Issued by City Lodge Hotel 23 Apr 2021

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Zambia must find a way to balance the economy and public health in tax policyArticle

The burden of noncommunicable diseases is growing rapidly across sub-Saharan Africa. The conditions, which include obesity and diabetes, are now leading causes of premature deaths...

Mulenga Mary Mukanu 23 Apr 2021

Sommet Education acquires majority stake of Invictus Education
Sommet Education acquires majority stake of Invictus EducationArticle

Swiss-based Sommet Education has announced its acquisition of a majority stake in Invictus Education, alongside Invictus' historical shareholders...

22 Apr 2021

In conversation with Neale Hill on Ford's R1bn investment
In conversation with Neale Hill on Ford's R1bn investmentArticle

I spoke with Ford South Africa's managing director, Neale Hill, about the funding and the effects it will have on vehicle production and employment in the country...

Naresh Maharaj 22 Apr 2021

Flagship four-star Courtyard Hotel Waterfall City now open!
Flagship four-star Courtyard Hotel Waterfall City now open!Article

The four-star 168-room Courtyard Hotel Waterfall City in Midrand opened on 1 March 2021, headed up by opening general manager Brendan Luttig...

Issued by City Lodge Hotel 20 Apr 2021

Restonic SA donates pillows, beds to help frontline healthcare workers
Restonic SA donates pillows, beds to help frontline healthcare workersArticle

Restonic SA has donated pillows and beds valued at R60,000 in total to 300 frontline healthcare workers at Tembisa Provincial Tertiary Hospital to help them get better sleep...

20 Apr 2021

Molecular-level detail of the interaction of trehalose bound to the mycobacterial LpqY transporter.
Credit: University of Warwick
Starving TB of sugar could help fight the diseaseArticle

Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) is a unique pathogen in that it is able to survive in the human body for decades...

19 Apr 2021

OFM with a new presenter lineup to live more of the real good life
OFM with a new presenter lineup to live more of the real good lifeArticle

Since April, The Sound of Your Life has been sounding a bit different. OFM has some fresh new voices complementing the current favourite presenters...

Issued by OFM Radio 14 Apr 2021

Diabetes is a growing public health burden. Ververidis Vasilis/Shutterstock
We're on the hunt for novel ways to assess the risk of type 2 diabetesArticle

Type 2 diabetes is characterised by elevated blood glucose levels. This can cause complications that lead to damage to the kidneys, nerves, and the retina in eyes...

Cecil Jack Weale 14 Apr 2021

Strauss & Co's upcoming auction of contemporary art includes works by Banksy, Mr Brainwash
Strauss & Co's upcoming auction of contemporary art includes works by Banksy, Mr BrainwashArticle

Strauss & Co's upcoming auction of contemporary art, which will be up for sale on 13 April 2021, includes original works by Banksy and Mr Brainwash as well as an early assemblage work by Simphiwe Ndzube.

13 Apr 2021

13th annual Bookmark Awards - announcement of the 2021 jury chairs and jury panels
13th annual Bookmark Awards - announcement of the 2021 jury chairs and jury panelsArticle

In the run up to the 13th annual Bookmarks Awards, the IAB SA has announced the 2021 jury panels and their respective chairs...

Issued by IAB South Africa 13 Apr 2021

Operation Phakisa - accelerating the implementation of solutions critical to development
Operation Phakisa - accelerating the implementation of solutions critical to developmentArticle

With almost 4000kms of coastline, South Africa is uniquely placed to harness the potential of marine economy. As a focus from driving economic growth, the government's Operation Phakisa Programme looks to build focus sectors while securing valuable marine resources...

Jessie Taylor, Issued by Topco Media 12 Apr 2021

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New research shows South Africa's levy on sugar-sweetened drinks is having an impactArticle

Three years ago South Africa introduced Africa's first major tax on sugar-sweetened beverages based on grams of sugar. The tax now stands at about 11% of the price per litre...

Karen Hofman 12 Apr 2021

#OrchidsandOnions: Betting their soles on boots
#OrchidsandOnions: Betting their soles on bootsArticle

Recognition: Selling unsexy products with flair is an art; Onions on way for PR people who ignore golden rule: Know the media platform you are targeting...

Brendan Seery 12 Apr 2021

The dawn of an opt in culture demands changing marketing models
The dawn of an opt in culture demands changing marketing modelsArticle

Is the rise of the opting in culture eating into the reach of the 'niche'? Will a more mature view of personal information protection eclipse the right target, at the wrong time and place?...

Issued by Kriel & Co 12 Apr 2021

TAS launches podcasts for teachers
TAS launches podcasts for teachersArticle

The Answer Series (TAS) has launched its first ever subject specific podcasts for teachers in South Africa. It is called Subject Scoop or SS in short...

8 Apr 2021

Jameson's Beatha skincare launch a PR stunt
Jameson's Beatha skincare launch a PR stuntArticle

Jameson revealed on 1 April that the product launch was simply the start of a Comedy Month campaign...

6 Apr 2021

Black construction companies urged to help address housing shortage
Black construction companies urged to help address housing shortageArticle

Emerging black construction companies owned by women, youth, military veterans and people with disabilities should take the lead in rolling out alternative building technology (ABT).

1 Apr 2021

#Newsmaker: Luzuko Tena rejoins Ogilvy Social Lab
#Newsmaker: Luzuko Tena rejoins Ogilvy Social LabArticle

Luzuko Tena, head of IAB SA Youth Action Council, rejoins Ogilvy Sociallab as paid social campaign manager...

Evan-Lee Courie 31 Mar 2021

Harbour Arch development
Absa adds another R1.43bn to Harbour Arch developmentArticle

In one of its largest deals in recent years, the Absa Commercial Property Finance division has provided a loan of R1,43bn, in addition to an existing facility of R210m, to develop the first tower of the Harbour Arch project ...

31 Mar 2021

The right to education: An insider's perspective over the past 25 years
The right to education: An insider's perspective over the past 25 yearsArticle

The last year has made the rights enshrined in South Africa's Bill of Rights more relevant than ever before. Prior to Covid-19, many of us simply took the right to freedom of movement for granted, as well as the right to freedom of trade, to healthcare and to education...

Jackie Carroll, Issued by Optimi 30 Mar 2021

Marketing Achievement Awards announces Rising Star finalists for 2020/21
Marketing Achievement Awards announces Rising Star finalists for 2020/21Article

The Marketing Achievement Awards (MAAs) has announced the finalists for its Rising Star of the Year Award - the best and the brightest under the age of 35 who have consistently demonstrated excellent performance and who have the potential to become outstanding leaders in their profession...

29 Mar 2021

Jameson makes surprise move into beauty with Beatha skincare line
Jameson makes surprise move into beauty with Beatha skincare lineArticle

Jameson Irish Whiskey has announced the unexpected launch of a skincare range called Beatha...

26 Mar 2021

Restorative justice lies at the heart of how we ought to think about water management
Restorative justice lies at the heart of how we ought to think about water managementArticle

World Water Week, which took place between 15 and 22 March 2021, provides an opportunity to rethink where we are as a nation. It provides an opportunity to re-evaluate our journey...

Professor Anthony Turton 26 Mar 2021

How Coca-Cola Africa leveraged Borderless Access's bot-enabled research solution to unpack healthy consumption habits
How Coca-Cola Africa leveraged Borderless Access's bot-enabled research solution to unpack healthy consumption habitsArticle

Why tech-enabled research is the right solution for Africa: Exploring a Coca-Cola Africa case study on healthy consumption habits...

Bev Tigar-Basset, Issued by Borderless Access 25 Mar 2021

Algoa FM - the media house which asks advertisers "what can we do for you?"
Algoa FM - the media house which asks advertisers "what can we do for you?"Article

Algoa FM has developed a reputation among national and regional advertisers for its 'hands-on' approach to supporting marketing drives...

Issued by Algoa FM 18 Mar 2021

All the 2021 Oscar nominations
All the 2021 Oscar nominationsArticle

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

16 Mar 2021

Dr Cyprian Ngong, a staff member of National Hospital, Abuja, receives Covid-19 vaccine. Adam Abu-basha/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images
Nigeria at sixes and sevens on Covid-19 vaccine rolloutArticle

Nigeria has started to vaccinate people after receiving its first batch of Covid-19 vaccines. Virologist and senior research fellow Dr Solomon Bakarey provides some insights on how the country should go about the rollout plan...

Solomon Bakarey 15 Mar 2021

All the 2021 Grammy Award winners!
All the 2021 Grammy Award winners!Article

The 63rd Grammy Awards took place last night in Los Angeles, hosted by Trevor Noah the event saw live performances from Taylor Swift, BTS, Cardi B and more, as well as awards handed out in 83 categories, including Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Album of the Year and Best New Artist.

15 Mar 2021

947 gives its lineup an edge with new changes
947 gives its lineup an edge with new changesArticle

Hot on the heels of the announcement confirming Thando Thabethe as the new weekday host of its afternoon drive show, 947 announces more exciting changes to their full line-up, starting 23 March 2021...

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 12 Mar 2021

Children are eating too much poor nutrient quality food and too little of good nutrient quality food. Shutterstock
South Africa needs to change direction on maternal health to solve child malnutritionArticle

When we think about nurturing healthy children, we need to adopt a life course approach to maternal nutrition. In other words, a women's health for the benefit of herself and her child must be prioritised early in life...

Chantell Witten & Shane Norris 9 Mar 2021

Covid and flu - Should you still have the flu shot?
Covid and flu - Should you still have the flu shot?Article

Dr Morgan Mkhatshwa, head of operations at Bonitas Medical Fund, unpacks the differences and similarities between 'flu' and Covid-19, how it affects your body and offers compelling reasons why you should consider getting the flu vaccine this year...

Issued by Bonitas 8 Mar 2021

Thando 'Thabooty' Thabethe to drive listeners home on the 947 Drive with Thando
Thando 'Thabooty' Thabethe to drive listeners home on the 947 Drive with ThandoArticle

947 announced that Thando 'Thabooty' Thabethe will be joining the team as the official drive time host of 947 Drive with Thando...

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 8 Mar 2021

Gold Fields is planning a 40MW plant at South Deep Mine
Self-generated power, less red tape and new tech will drive SA mining forwardArticle

South African mines have been granted state permission to generate energy for their own use without having to rely on Eskom's unstable power supply...

Owen Murphy 3 Mar 2021

The APPeal of technology as airlines revolutionise travel
The APPeal of technology as airlines revolutionise travelArticle

South African airlines have been quick to adapt to changing times with tech innovations to make flying easier than ever...

Issued by Domestic Flights South Africa 2 Mar 2021

The newest addition to the Gordon Institute of Business Science, plans on making a big difference across Africa
The newest addition to the Gordon Institute of Business Science, plans on making a big difference across AfricaArticle

With the eruption of the pandemic, the fault lines in our economic system have become all too apparent. A new collaborative model would need to be fostered between the public, private and civic sectors across Africa to deploy capital directly towards primary markets, thereby re-establishing the primary function of linking capital to means of production, labour and technology...

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 1 Mar 2021

Gamtoos River Valley buckling under drought as Kouga Dam drops below 7%
Gamtoos River Valley buckling under drought as Kouga Dam drops below 7%Article

Farmers to the south of the country are grappling with an unprecedented crisis as the Kouga Dam, dropping below 7%, looks set to run dry for the first time ever...

26 Feb 2021

The difference between challenger brands and disruptor brands
The difference between challenger brands and disruptor brandsArticle

Challenger brands can't let themselves become swept up in the mania for disruption, writes the West Coast partner for eatbigfish Mark Barden...

Mark Barden, Issued by eatbigfish 25 Feb 2021

Cell C, Joe Public - an invitation to 'Change Your World'
Cell C, Joe Public - an invitation to 'Change Your World'Article

The Cell C Change Your World campaign launched with a 90-second TV film, revealing the growth journey of a football-mad young girl who, in the shadow of her two brothers, has to go above and beyond to fight for her passion and make her mark in the world...

Issued by Joe Public United 25 Feb 2021

UberGo, a low-cost ride service, is now available in South Africa
UberGo, a low-cost ride service, is now available in South AfricaArticle

Uber South Africa recently announced that UberNam has been renamed to UberGo and that the service is now available across the country...

22 Feb 2021

SA leg of Red Bull BC One breaking competition returns with 4 nationwide cyphers
SA leg of Red Bull BC One breaking competition returns with 4 nationwide cyphersArticle

The 2021 edition of the Red Bull BC One breaking competition will see four qualifying cyphers across the country during February and March and will conclude at the national final in Cape Town on 24 April 2021. The top B-boy and B-girl will represent South Africa at the Red Bull BC One world final later in the year.

22 Feb 2021

#BehindtheMask: Chioma Umeala, up-and-coming actress, filmmaker and producer
#BehindtheMask: Chioma Umeala, up-and-coming actress, filmmaker and producerArticle

This week I catch up with Chioma Umeala, known as Ayo on BET Africa's Isono...

Evan-Lee Courie 22 Feb 2021

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