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Local NPO seeks to transform, redevelop Hillbrow's Florence Nightingale House
Local NPO seeks to transform, redevelop Hillbrow's Florence Nightingale HouseArticle

Located in Johannesburg's Hillbrow, the Florence Nightingale House was officially abandoned in 2016 and thereafter fell into decay...

22 Apr 2021

City Lodge Hotels saves 293kWh of energy during Earth Hour 2021
City Lodge Hotels saves 293kWh of energy during Earth Hour 2021Article

City Lodge Hotel Group once again committed to turning off non-essential lights during Earth Hour from 8.30pm to 9.30pm on Saturday, 27 March 2021...

Issued by City Lodge Hotel 1 Apr 2021

Celebrate Earth Hour 2021 with City Lodge Hotels
Celebrate Earth Hour 2021 with City Lodge HotelsArticle

City Lodge Hotel Group is inviting you to join us in marking Earth Hour 2021 at your local Courtyard Hotel, City Lodge Hotel, Town Lodge or Road Lodge...

Issued by City Lodge Hotel 25 Mar 2021

Platform zone: Radio and reading in South Africa
Platform zone: Radio and reading in South AfricaArticle

In this second part of our exploration of media platforms, we scan why content reading and listening patterns are important when generating media strategy...

Issued by Ebony+Ivory 24 Mar 2021

City Lodge Hotels launches magnesium-enriched Hydration Stations
City Lodge Hotels launches magnesium-enriched Hydration StationsArticle

Hydration Stations are currently being rolled out at City Lodge Hotels, consisting of water filtration units that supply free, magnesium-enriched filtered water to guests...

Issued by City Lodge Hotel 23 Mar 2021

Phase 2 of Sol Plaatje University precinct set for completion in mid-2022
Phase 2 of Sol Plaatje University precinct set for completion in mid-2022Article

Phase 2 development of the R800m Sol Plaatje University (SPU) precinct in Kimberley in the Northern Cape is currently under way...

8 Feb 2021

Yesterday, today, tomorrow...
Yesterday, today, tomorrow...Article

2020 didn't go quite as expected, but we are ready to approach the new year with the learnings from the year that was, says Koo Govender, CEO of Dentsu South Africa...

Issued by Dentsu 4 Feb 2021

A new totally natural sparkling fruit water with 0 calories infused with real African fruit hits SA this summer
A new totally natural sparkling fruit water with 0 calories infused with real African fruit hits SA this summerArticle

ONE54 South Africa disrupts the healthy drinks category with the launch of a premium and African-centric innovation, A1 Fruit Water...

Issued by A1 Fruit Water 22 Dec 2020

UFS students crowned world champions in food and agribusiness competition
UFS students crowned world champions in food and agribusiness competitionArticle

A group of students in the Centre for Sustainable Agriculture and the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of the Free State have been crowned world champions in the International Case Study Competition presented by the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association...

18 Dec 2020

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

Hollard celebrates the hidden figures of Mzansi's sport industry
Hollard celebrates the hidden figures of Mzansi's sport industryArticle

The Hollard Insurance Group, well known for taking the path less travelled, has done so once again with its approach to the 2020 Sport Industry Awards...

Issued by Hollard 27 Nov 2020

Hot 91.9FM celebrates its 6th birthday by raising over R6m!
Hot 91.9FM celebrates its 6th birthday by raising over R6m!Article

Leading Johannesburg radio station, Hot 91.9FM, raised the bar by racking up a staggering R6.113m in donations for the Hot Cares initiative at its annual 12-hour birthday Teddython fundraiser...

Issued by Hot 91.9FM 26 Nov 2020

Several contributing factors set to potentially see property market through these tough times
Several contributing factors set to potentially see property market through these tough timesArticle

After last month's bleak Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement by finance minister Tito Mboweni, South Africans are settling in for a long and uncertain road to economic recovery...

Tony Clarke 24 Nov 2020

How brand South Africa can digitally be elevated, reimagined
How brand South Africa can digitally be elevated, reimaginedArticle

A degree of forward-moving momentum and technology adoption has been created by the pandemic, and now is the time to embrace this momentum and lay the foundation for grassroots digital transformation in the public sector sphere...

Farhana Safedien 28 Oct 2020

Investing in local construction skills training contributes to growth, quality
Investing in local construction skills training contributes to growth, qualityArticle

Construction developers and contractors have an opportunity to leave a lasting positive legacy in the communities in which their projects are based by investing in training and development...

2 Oct 2020

'Ford For South Africa' campaign focuses on its proud heritage, investment and commitment
'Ford For South Africa' campaign focuses on its proud heritage, investment and commitmentArticle

Neale Hill, managing director of Ford Motor Company South Africa (FMCSA), talks about its latest campaign and reflects on the car manufacturer's proud heritage in South Africa...

Naresh Maharaj 30 Sep 2020

Ackermans Faces of Change campaign donates R50,000 in proceeds to women with a cause
Ackermans Faces of Change campaign donates R50,000 in proceeds to women with a causeArticle

A campaign created to support the women of South Africa hands over R50,000 to five remarkable women to continue their work within communities...

Issued by Ackermans 19 Aug 2020

#StartupStory: The life-changing magic of Sporting Code
#StartupStory: The life-changing magic of Sporting CodeArticle

Youth unemployment continues to be a massive issue in South Africa. According to StatsSA, the youth unemployment rate in South Africa rose significantly to 58.2% in the third quarter of 2019 from 56.4% in the previous period, reaching its highest level since the first quarter of 2008.

Evan-Lee Courie 9 Mar 2020

#BeautifulNews: Tour guide leads the way for community upliftment
#BeautifulNews: Tour guide leads the way for community upliftmentVideo

They dance, laugh, and embrace. Though they’ve never met before and might not see each other again, community members of Cape Town’s informal settlements are sharing touching experiences with tourists. In these townships, there are myriad problems from unemployment to poor healthcare and lack of housing. Not enough money goes towards creating or finding solutions. With this in mind, Xolani Maseko is pursuing a livelihood that uplifts people’s conditions and lives. Read Xolani Maseko's full story here.

5 Mar 2020

Over 20 artists to showcase at International Public Art Fest
Over 20 artists to showcase at International Public Art FestArticle

Baz-Art has unveiled the lineup local and international artists who will showcase the 2020 International Public Art Festival (IPAF) - which will take place in Salt River, Cape Town from 12 to 16 February...

3 Feb 2020

The Joekels journey: 25 years in tea
The Joekels journey: 25 years in teaArticle

In 25 years, South African tea company Joekels has developed from a small business housed in a garage into a category leader with seven different tea brands...

31 Jan 2020

4th International Public Art Festival to explore "digitalisation"
4th International Public Art Festival to explore "digitalisation"Article

The fourth instalment of the International Public Art Festival (IPAF) will explore the theme of "digitalisation" in and around Salt River in Cape Town from 12 to 16 February 2020. The festival will also act as the opening of Art Month in Cape Town...

16 Jan 2020

Janine Espin
As IPP construction draws to a close, it's important to keep the bigger picture in mindArticle

As construction of South Africa's latest round of renewable energy facilities being built by the Independent Power Producers (IPPs) nears completion, the energy sector is on the cusp of an exciting period of possibility...

Janine Espin, 18 Nov 2019

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Urban design to preserve our agricultural economyArticle

As cities grow at an unprecedented scale in the developing world, the fate of traditional agricultural communities remains uncertain...

Bouwer Serfontein 4 Nov 2019

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Growing demand for natural honey from happy beesArticle

The demand for certified organic honey is rising rapidly worldwide and supply cannot keep up with demand...

24 Oct 2019

What to catch at the 2019 Wavescape Surf & Ocean Festival
What to catch at the 2019 Wavescape Surf & Ocean FestivalArticle

The 2019 Wavescape Surf & Ocean Festival will showcase 12 ocean-conscious events and 16 films at nine venues in Cape Town and False from 9 November to 9 December...

8 Oct 2019

Ackermans deal with Universal Footwear creates over 400 jobs
Ackermans deal with Universal Footwear creates over 400 jobsArticle

Ackermans has partnered with footwear importer and distributor, Universal Footwear, to locally design, source and produce its leather sandals...

30 Sep 2019

Fitness saves lives - Are you up for making a difference?
Fitness saves lives - Are you up for making a difference?Article

The FIBO Africa CEO Bootcamp powered by Matrix Fitness aims to raise R91,900 for Hot Cares by challenging company CEOs and their staff to take part in various fitness challenges...

Issued by Reed Exhibitions 21 Aug 2019

SBS launches initiative to share stories of hope in SA
SBS launches initiative to share stories of hope in SAArticle

SBS has launched an initiative sharing a collection of stories of hope from across South Africa targeting nation building and community upliftment...

31 Jul 2019

Fortress REIT expands food security initiative to Western Cape
Fortress REIT expands food security initiative to Western CapeArticle

JSE-listed property group Fortress REIT launched its Vredenburg Food Security and Environmental Sustainability initiative at the Masiphathisane School in the Western Cape last month...

1 Jul 2019

Allan Reid, director and mining sector head in the corporate & commercial practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
Ramaphosa's sunrise industry starts to shineArticle

Although there are still challenges facing the South African mining sector, regulatory certainty and President Cyril Ramaphosa's administration could spell a new dawn for the industry...

Allan Reid 13 Mar 2019

Renewable energy programme attracts R209.4bn to SA economy
Renewable energy programme attracts R209.4bn to SA economyArticle

The Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme is making a significant impact on the economy, job creation, community upliftment...

25 Feb 2019

Local mushroom farmer named Pick n Pay's Small Supplier of the Year
Local mushroom farmer named Pick n Pay's Small Supplier of the YearArticle

Peter Nyathi, the founder of Tropical Mushrooms in Magaliesburg, has been awarded Pick n Pay's 2019 Small Supplier of the Year. The annual award recognises the retailer's top performing supplier...

20 Feb 2019

Primedia Outdoor and Sakhumzi Restaurant rally behind local development
Primedia Outdoor and Sakhumzi Restaurant rally behind local developmentArticle

Considered one of the best-known township tourism attractions in Soweto, Sakhumzi Restaurant is rebranding to further reflect its core identity and originality...

Issued by Primedia Outdoor 19 Feb 2019

Small miners likely to struggle with charter targets
Small miners likely to struggle with charter targetsArticle

The broad-based ownership, local procurement and social and labour plans requirements of the latest iteration of the Mining Charter are likely to put serious pressure on small-scale miners...

Manus Booysen & Rita Spalding 29 Jan 2019

The hottest year on record
The hottest year on recordArticle

In the four years since Hot 91.9fm switched on the microphone and lit up the airwaves, the station has reached many milestones, however none more so than in 2018...

Issued by Hot 91.9FM 28 Jan 2019

Ford South Africa uplifts communities in Africa
Ford South Africa uplifts communities in AfricaArticle

Ford South Africa employees and dealers across sub-Saharan Africa have concluded their Ford Global Caring Month projects...

23 Jan 2019

#BizTrends2019: What the hospitality sector should stay on top of for 2019
#BizTrends2019: What the hospitality sector should stay on top of for 2019Article

As part of Bizcommunity's BizTrends series, Sharmila Ragunanan, hospitality expert and group marketing manager for Dream Hotels & Resorts, dishes on hotel trends that will make the traveller experience even more exciting in 2019, and other industry developments that lie ahead.

Sharmila Ragunanan 21 Dec 2018

Hot 91.9FM Christmas Wish
Hot 91.9FM Christmas WishArticle

The Hot 91.9FM Christmas Wish will launch on Mansfield in the Morning from 10-21 December...

Issued by Hot 91.9FM 6 Dec 2018

Samsung joins forces with Habitat for Humanity
Samsung joins forces with Habitat for HumanityArticle

Showing commitment to community upliftment, Samsung South Africa partnered with Habitat for Humanity South Africa...

14 Nov 2018

The building blocks required for a bright digital future
The building blocks required for a bright digital futureArticle

Connecting citizens enables the public sector to communicate effectively with the population, pre-empting certain events and making sure citizens are notified of critical information. But...

Paige dos Santos 14 Aug 2018

Hot 91.9FM makes a meaningful difference touching 100 lives
Hot 91.9FM makes a meaningful difference touching 100 livesArticle

During July, Hot 91.9FM embarked on touching 100 lives to celebrate what would have been Nelson Mandela's 100th birthday...

Issued by Hot 91.9FM 13 Aug 2018

All-women conservation expedition to 'journey with purpose' across southern Africa
All-women conservation expedition to 'journey with purpose' across southern AfricaArticle

This September will see an all-women South African expedition set out on a conservation mission...

2 Aug 2018

R2A cycle challenge promoting awareness to help SA, Africa youth
R2A cycle challenge promoting awareness to help SA, Africa youthArticle

Marriott International's Road to Awareness cycle challenge is a bid to raise awareness on the importance of encouraging a culture of sport in South Africa as a means to break socio-economic barriers among the youth...

29 Jun 2018

#NewBiz: Signa Group appoints Stratitude
#NewBiz: Signa Group appoints StratitudeArticle

Signa Group today announced that it has appointed Stratitude as its new strategic full service agency to position and differentiate itself in the industry...

25 Jun 2018

Construction is leaving a legacy of destruction - it's time to address the mess
Construction is leaving a legacy of destruction - it's time to address the messArticle

Construction contributes to job growth in South Africa, and plays a significant role in informal sector employment, but the full socio-economic impact...

Janine Espin 4 Jun 2018

Shoprite Group partners with community food gardens ahead of World Hunger Day
Shoprite Group partners with community food gardens ahead of World Hunger DayArticle

Community food gardens are gearing up to sell their vegetables at selected Checkers stores on Friday, 18 May to raise awareness ahead of World Hunger Day on 28 May.

16 May 2018

2017 SHE-EO SleepOut event - Constitutional Hill Women's Prison
2018 SleepOut Movement calls on South Africans to #RiseToTheChallengeArticle

Marking the centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela, the 2018 SleepOut Movement is presenting several new opportunities...

14 May 2018

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