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Community project aims to find 'The Next Big Thing'
Community project aims to find 'The Next Big Thing'Article

The Next Big Thing has partnered with Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) on an entrepreneurial community project "I am The Next Big Thing"...

18 Mar 2021

E&T - A year in review
E&T - A year in reviewArticle

2020 was a year full of growth and opportunities for E&T Minerals. It was a learning curve for our organisation as we optimised our operations, administration, corporate structure, processes and compliance...

Issued by E&T Minerals 25 Feb 2021

Ford partners with YFM, donates R500,000 to Save the Children
Ford partners with YFM, donates R500,000 to Save the ChildrenArticle

Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) has dedicated extensive resources to assist communities and humanitarian organisations involved in helping the most vulnerable members of our society...

Issued by YFM 99.2 14 Dec 2020

Zutari, Bakwena collaborate on Bafenyi ka Bakwena ABCD Project
Zutari, Bakwena collaborate on Bafenyi ka Bakwena ABCD ProjectArticle

The Bafenyi ka Bakwena Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD) Project aims to position the N4 as an asset to the surrounding community...

12 Oct 2020

Prince William launches Earthshot Prize, 5 challenges unveiled
Prince William launches Earthshot Prize, 5 challenges unveiledArticle

Prince William launched the £50m Earthshot Prize this week that will see five, £1m prizes awarded each year for the next 10 years, providing at least 50 solutions to the world's greatest environmental problems by 2030...

9 Oct 2020

Kenya's BellTower named Grand Prix winner of the 2020 Lexus Design Award
Kenya's BellTower named Grand Prix winner of the 2020 Lexus Design AwardArticle

BellTowers winning design addresses challenges often found in developing countries by using smart open-source planning to design 'affordable communities' with sustainable clean water resources...

3 Sep 2020

Journey's End Vineyards launches new community project in Stellenbosch
Journey's End Vineyards launches new community project in StellenboschArticle

Stellenbosch-based winery Journey's End Vineyards has launched a new NGO, The Journey's End Foundation, aimed at tackling hunger and extreme poverty in the Helderberg region of Stellenbosch...

2 Sep 2020

SA liquor industry partners with Community Policing Forums
SA liquor industry partners with Community Policing ForumsArticle

As part of its alcohol harm-reduction initiatives, the South African liquor industry is working with Community Policing Forums (CPF) in targeted hotspot areas in four provinces...

27 Aug 2020

#MusicExchange: GoodLuck releases new single - Q&A with Juliet Harding
#MusicExchange: GoodLuck releases new single - Q&A with Juliet HardingArticle

Electro-pop band GoodLuck have released a new single Rum & Cola on their own label Get Lucky Records...

Martin Myers 26 Aug 2020

From trainee to citizen - enter Saica's Trainee Trailblazer competition today
From trainee to citizen - enter Saica's Trainee Trailblazer competition todayArticle

Are you a Saica trainee with a passion for citizenship or do you know a Saica trainee who is? Don't underestimate yourself, your achievements or your desire to change the world...

Issued by SAICA 21 Aug 2020

VUT establishes new law clinic
VUT establishes new law clinicArticle

The Vaal University of Technology (VUT) has succeeded in implementing an uplifting and exciting initiative - a law clinic situated at the VUT Southern Gauteng Science and Technology Park (VUT SGSTP) in Sebokeng...

Nontobeko Zondi, Issued by Vaal University of Technology 19 Aug 2020

Accounting for sustainability - BCom students get behind the UN SDGs
Accounting for sustainability - BCom students get behind the UN SDGsArticle

BCom CA-stream students are being challenged to put together a business case for a community-based project that works towards solving one or more of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals...

Issued by SAICA 17 Aug 2020

Ivan Botha and Donnalee Roberts on starting Mind Your Own Biz
Ivan Botha and Donnalee Roberts on starting Mind Your Own BizArticle

Ivan Botha and Donnalee Roberts chat to us about their new venture, Mind Your Own Biz, a live chat, showcasing local entrepreneurs on Instagram/IGTV...

Juanita Pienaar 3 Jul 2020

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Nespresso introduces new Ugandan coffee through Reviving Origins programmeArticle

Launched in 2019, the Reviving Origins programme aims to restore coffee production in regions where it is under threat...

2 Jul 2020

Sappi empowers youth by providing access to Covid-19 information during Youth Month
Sappi empowers youth by providing access to Covid-19 information during Youth MonthArticle

Thanks to a useful set of illustrated messages created by Sappi Southern Africa about how to combat the disease, the team of Abashintshi are actively aligning their activities with the theme for South Africa's 2020 Youth Month...

Issued by Sappi 15 Jun 2020

Competition Tribunal fines more mask producers
Competition Tribunal fines more mask producersArticle

The Competition Tribunal has found two Gauteng mask suppliers guilty of inflating prices since the Covid-19 outbreak...

3 Jun 2020

Feeding scheme launched to help over 200 homeless people in CPT
Feeding scheme launched to help over 200 homeless people in CPTArticle

The staff at The Peninsula All-Suite Hotel in Sea Point have rallied together to help feed over 200 people currently housed at a designated safe space under Culemborg bridge in Cape Town...

17 May 2020

#UnsungHeroes: Karin Schermbrucker of Slingshot Media
#UnsungHeroes: Karin Schermbrucker of Slingshot MediaArticle

"For too long people have been concerned with what we do, as if that can explain who we are. I am a wife, a mother, a storyteller, a light chaser, and a lover of people. My camera is hopefully an extension of who I am," says Karin Schermbrucker...

Ilse van den Berg 13 May 2020

Best practice to follow when making a donation
Best practice to follow when making a donationArticle

Many South Africans are eager to support NPOs that are making a positive difference during the coronavirus pandemic...

24 Apr 2020

East Coast Radio wins at the prestigious Radio Awards 2020
East Coast Radio wins at the prestigious Radio Awards 2020Article

East Coast Radio is beaming with pride after bagging three awards at the 10th anniversary of the prestigious Radio Awards ceremony held virtually on Friday, 17 April 2020...

Issued by East Coast Radio 20 Apr 2020

All the 2020 Radio Awards winners announced!
All the 2020 Radio Awards winners announced!Article

All the winners of the 2020 Radio Awards were announced online by host and comedian Loyiso Madinga...

17 Apr 2020

Hot 91.9FM lights up the SA Radio Awards 2020 nominations
Hot 91.9FM lights up the SA Radio Awards 2020 nominationsArticle

For the fourth year in a row, Joburg`s hottest station, Hot 91.9FM, has scooped multiple finalist nominations in the prestigious South African Radio Awards scheduled for April 2020...

Issued by Hot 91.9FM 19 Mar 2020

South Africa stepping up as a tourist destination of choice for millennials
South Africa stepping up as a tourist destination of choice for millennialsArticle

South Africa is rising to the challenge of attracting millennial travellers to our shores with almost four million millennials visiting the country last year...

Issued by SA Airlines 15 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: Time for the NPO sector to ask tough questions
#BizTrends2020: Time for the NPO sector to ask tough questionsArticle

Non-profit organisations (NPOs) are working in a challenging context and this will continue in 2020...

Nazeema Mohamed 8 Jan 2020

Asilia to launch first solar-powered microbrewery in the bush
Asilia to launch first solar-powered microbrewery in the bushArticle

To celebrate 15 years of Sayari, Asilia will be reimagining and rebuilding its luxury, eco-conscious camp in 2020. The new-look property will open in June 2020, in time for the annual wildebeest crossings of the Mara River...

18 Dec 2019

Jacaranda FM's Martin Bester recently won the title of Favourite Local Radio Personality at the Best of Pretoria Readers' Choice Awards. Image supplied.
#Newsmaker: Jacaranda FM's Martin Bester on being the Best of PretoriaArticle

Jacaranda FM's Martin Bester recently walked away with the title of Favourite Local Radio Personality at the Best of Pretoria Readers' Choice Awards, which was held at Candlewoods Boutique Venue in Centurion. Here, Bester shares more about what the recognition means to him and what excites him about the station and where it is going...

Juanita Pienaar 8 Nov 2019

6 misconceptions about challenger brands
6 misconceptions about challenger brandsArticle

Small, scrappy underdogs, right? Disruptors? Challengers? Aren't they the same thing? With "challenger brand" returning 120 million results from Google this morning, it's no surprise that some myths and misunderstandings surround the topic...

Issued by eatbigfish 1 Nov 2019

#EntrepreneurMonth: Easy to use health records on the go
#EntrepreneurMonth: Easy to use health records on the goArticle

We know that when it comes to your health information, you need your data on hand, as well as that of the ones you love...

Evan-Lee Courie 30 Oct 2019

Students called to rally behind the global goals
Students called to rally behind the global goalsArticle

Entries for the 2019 Student Leadership Summit (SLS) are now open. This year, students are being challenged to put together a Sustainable Development Goal (or SDG) focused business case...

Issued by SAICA 29 Aug 2019

New criteria for Student Leadership Summit applications
New criteria for Student Leadership Summit applicationsArticle

Now in its 11th year, Saica's annual Student Leadership Summit (SLS) is open for entry... with a difference...

27 Aug 2019

ANPI announces semi-finalist judging panel
ANPI announces semi-finalist judging panelArticle

The semi-finalist judging panel for this year's Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI) have been announced...

15 Aug 2019

CSI not just a nice-to-have, but a business imperative
CSI not just a nice-to-have, but a business imperativeArticle

According to Regan Adams, CEO of RCS - a subsidiary of BNP Paribas, organisations can no longer afford to view corporate social investment (CSI) as a nice-to-have, but rather a business imperative...

2 Aug 2019

Image credit: Suzanne D Williams on Unsplash.
Business can transform SA and thriveArticle

Strive to own a small part of something extraordinary and not a large part of something ordinary, writes Mike Abel...

Mike Abel 29 Jul 2019

MediaHeads 360 activates Nelson Mandela's legacy
MediaHeads 360 activates Nelson Mandela's legacyArticle

Media specialist agency, MediaHeads 360, will celebrate Mandela Day and Nelson Mandela's legacy by making a difference in the lives of animals cared for by the Woodrock Animal Rescue...

Issued by MediaHeads 360 17 Jul 2019

Paying it forward
Paying it forwardArticle

Having lived through poverty as a child, chartered accountant (CA[SA]) Makoena Mabusela is passionate about helping others break out of the cycle...

Kulani Chauke, Issued by SAICA 11 Jul 2019

ECDC invests R500,000 into BAT-backed tobacco producer
ECDC invests R500,000 into BAT-backed tobacco producerArticle

The Eastern Cape Development Corporation has invested an additional R500 000 into a tobacco production operation which has been expanded to 10 hectares in Balfour outside Fort Beaufort in the Kat River Valley.

9 Jul 2019

What renewable energy and home improvement have in common
What renewable energy and home improvement have in commonArticle

Should renewable energy developers invest in vocational training? Job creation? Home repair? The answer, based on best practice in emerging markets around the world, is unequivocally yes...

Bertrand de la Borde 12 Jun 2019

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Rethinking tourism so the locals actually benefit from hosting visitorsArticle

The future of tourism depends on ensuring visitors do not wear out their welcome. Giving locals more of a say in tourism can help ensure they share in the benefits and minimise the costs...

Freya Higgins-Desbiolles 24 May 2019

What Cameroon can teach others about managing community forests
What Cameroon can teach others about managing community forestsArticle

Forest communities have seen little or no change in improving livelihoods and stopping deforestation...

Serge Mandiefe Piabuo, Divine Foundjem Tita and Peter A Minang 17 Apr 2019

Hot 91.9fm takes Station of the Year for the third consecutive year!
Hot 91.9fm takes Station of the Year for the third consecutive year!Article

It was a definite case of David downing Goliath at the 2019 Liberty Radio Awards as Hot 91.9FM ran riot, scooping up a massive 12 awards out of 24 nominations including the prestigious Station of The Year...

Issued by Hot 91.9FM 16 Apr 2019

#LibertyRadioAwards: ALL THE WINNERS!
#LibertyRadioAwards: ALL THE WINNERS!Article

The Liberty Radio Awards has honoured the top performers of the South African radio industry at a gala banquet held in Sandton earlier tonight...

12 Apr 2019

Checkers shoppers will again have the opportunity to support small-scale food gardens at selected stores across South Africa. Image supplied.
Support local food gardens w/ Checkers Market DayArticle

Checkers is hosting it's fourth Market Day on Thursday, 4 April presenting an opportunity for customers to support local food gardens as all proceeds go to the garden, which in most cases have commercial ambitions...

1 Apr 2019

Smile 90.4FM nominated for two Liberty Radio Awards
Smile 90.4FM nominated for two Liberty Radio AwardsArticle

Smile 90.4FM, Cape Town's fastest growing radio station, has been nominated for two prestigious Liberty Radio Awards...

Issued by Smile 90.4FM 26 Mar 2019

Liberty Radio Awards - A Hot 21 nominations!
Liberty Radio Awards - A Hot 21 nominations!Article

Building on last year's runaway success at the prestigious Liberty Radio Awards, Joburg's hottest station, Hot 91.9FM, has scooped a staggering 21 nominations for the 2019 awards setting a record for the most nominations by any radio station in one year...

Issued by Hot 91.9FM 25 Mar 2019

Primedia Broadcasting nominated for 23 awards in the annual Liberty Radio Awards
Primedia Broadcasting nominated for 23 awards in the annual Liberty Radio AwardsArticle

Primedia Broadcasting has received 23 nominations in the annual Liberty Radio Awards, including Afternoon Drive Presenter for Kfm 94.5's Karl Wastie and Darren "Whackhead" Simpson for Best Breakfast Show also on Kfm...

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 25 Mar 2019

Most nominations for Cape Town's No. 1 station - Kfm 94.5 celebrates 11 Liberty Radio Award nominations
Most nominations for Cape Town's No. 1 station - Kfm 94.5 celebrates 11 Liberty Radio Award nominationsArticle

Music radio station Kfm 94.5 has scooped 11 nominations at this year's Liberty Radio Awards...

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 20 Mar 2019

Zayed Sustainability Prize 2019 finalists (Source: Zayed Sustainability Prize)
2020 Zayed Sustainability Prize open for entriesArticle

Applicants from across Africa are invited to enter the 2020 edition of the Zayed Sustainability Prize which rewards innovation, impact and inspiration in the sustainable development space...

14 Feb 2019

Julia Raphaely, CEO of Associated Media Publishing and YPO member.
Global CEOs to reskill, redefine and recycle in Cape Town with YPOArticle

YPO is hosting the world's largest gathering of chief executives, its Global Leadership Conference and YPO Edge, right here in Cape Town on 6 and 7 March 2019, with the theme, 'Life of Re'. YPO member Julia Raphaely, also CEO of Associated Media Publishing, shares what to expect...

Leigh Andrews 4 Feb 2019

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