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SAReit, Property Point partner to support SMMEs
SAReit, Property Point partner to support SMMEsArticle

The SA Reit Association (SAReit) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Property Point with the aim of further supporting SMMEs within the property sector...

7 hours ago

A more ethical approach to waste disposal in the automotive repairer sector
A more ethical approach to waste disposal in the automotive repairer sectorArticle

The ethical disposal of noxious materials and substances, particularly in many commercial sectors, remains poorly regulated and difficult to enforce in SA...

Richard Green 8 hours ago

Book now: Newsroom Management for PR and Brands: Webinar | 20 May 2021
Book now: Newsroom Management for PR and Brands: Webinar | 20 May 2021Article

On Thursday, 20 May, at 3pm we invite you to spend an hour with our team and industry experts to discuss newsroom management trends for business communications...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 10 hours ago

Athlone primary school receives a 4IR Stream Lab, enabling coding and robotics learning
Athlone primary school receives a 4IR Stream Lab, enabling coding and robotics learningArticle

Silverlea Primary School in Athlone, Cape Town has received a 4IR Stream laboratory from the Sakhikamva Foundation and the Polyoak Packaging Group...

11 hours ago

The future of print in a post Covid-19 world
The future of print in a post Covid-19 worldArticle

Digital media has exploded and has had a direct impact on how business is done and how consumers are engaged. It's perhaps not surprising, then, that many might believe the future of printing is not that brigh...

13 hours ago

The move towards an open process for appointing judges is unprecedented in Lesotho. shutterstock
Choosing Lesotho's judges on merit should be only the start of judicial reformsArticle

Lesotho's Judicial Service Commission has started a process to recruit seven judges of the High Court through a merit-based process...

Hoolo 'Nyane 14 hours ago

How to create a more gender-friendly workplace
How to create a more gender-friendly workplaceArticle

Most South African organisations want to do the right thing when it comes to gender sensitivity in the workplace. However, because it is an area that they might not have an understanding of, it becomes easy to make mistakes...

1 day ago

5 reasons to join a business accelerator programme
5 reasons to join a business accelerator programmeArticle

South African's have a demonstrated history of innovation, from tech startups going global to successful township and rural economy entrepreneurs...

1 day ago

Construction of R16bn Harbour Arch precinct on track
Construction of R16bn Harbour Arch precinct on trackArticle

Harbour Arch, a mixed-use development steadily taking shape on Cape Town's foreshore, is well on track according to Nicholas Stopforth, MD of Amdec Property Developments...

1 day ago

Futuristic computer game hopes to be tonic for climate change anxiety
Futuristic computer game hopes to be tonic for climate change anxietyArticle

It is the year 2050, the planet is warming up, meals come from nutritional food packs and dozens of new zoonotic viruses are spreading...

Kim Harrisberg 1 day ago

Northlink College opens its third centre for specialisation (CoS)
Northlink College opens its third centre for specialisation (CoS)Article

On Thursday, 6 May 2021, Northlink TVET College opened its third Centre of Specialisation (CoS) for Boilermaker at Bellville Campus...

Thozamile Thomas Mvumvu, Issued by Northlink College 1 day ago

South Africa's carbon emission targets not nearly ambitious enough
South Africa's carbon emission targets not nearly ambitious enoughArticle

To hear President Ramaphosa's address to the Virtual Leaders' Summit on Climate Change, you'd think SA was going "above and beyond" when it comes to...

Robyn Hugo 1 day ago

Joe Keenan, MD, BME
Are businesses ready to attract tomorrow's investors?Article

Like the mining companies they service, mine suppliers and technology providers should be looking beyond the customer demands of today to remain relevant to the investors of tomorrow...

Joe Keenan 1 day ago

Use packaging to sell more products
Use packaging to sell more productsArticle

On-pack promotion is a great avenue for supporting marketing campaigns running on other media channels, such as on social media, in print or on the radio...

Issued by Pyrotec 1 day ago

From profit to purpose: How Covid helped an outdoor media owner find its 'why'
From profit to purpose: How Covid helped an outdoor media owner find its 'why'Article

We understand exactly where we are going, what we stand for and why we stand for what we stand for...

Simon Wall, Issued by Tractor Outdoor 1 day ago

GirlCode, AWS partnership to upskill women on cloud computing
GirlCode, AWS partnership to upskill women on cloud computingArticle

The GirlCode's Software Development Learnership will help 30 unemployed women prepare for careers in tech and IT...

2 days ago

Cape Town tops African tech ecosystems rankings for direct foreign investment
Cape Town tops African tech ecosystems rankings for direct foreign investmentArticle

Cape Town has ranked as one of the world's fastest-growing regions for foreign direct investment, according to the African Tech Ecosystems of the Future report...

2 days ago

No, robots aren't really taking over the workplace
No, robots aren't really taking over the workplaceArticle

The introduction of robots and AI in science fiction books and films has given rise to a fear that machines will soon take over...

2 days ago

Jaco van Jaarsveldt, chief decision analytics officer, Experian Africa
The importance of alternative data in a tough lending environmentArticle

The devastating economic impact of Covid-19 has created a much tougher lending environment for credit providers that now need to go far beyond traditional criteria when assessing risk and modelling future losses on credit granted...

Jaco van Jaarsveldt 2 days ago

Kaya 959 appoints Sibongile Mtyali as its new managing director
Kaya 959 appoints Sibongile Mtyali as its new managing directorArticle

The Kaya 959 board of directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Sibongile Mtyali as the new Kaya 959 managing director effective 1 June 2021...

Issued by KAYA 959 2 days ago

Cederberg wine farm installs solar energy plant to lower carbon footprint
Cederberg wine farm installs solar energy plant to lower carbon footprintArticle

Building on its legacy of dedication to preserving the area's natural beauty and biodiversity, the move to solar is the farm's most measurable initiative to reduce its carbon footprint to date...

2 days ago

#BehindtheMask: Jennifer Leppington-Clark, MD of Hill+Knowlton Strategies, South Africa
#BehindtheMask: Jennifer Leppington-Clark, MD of Hill+Knowlton Strategies, South AfricaArticle

This week I chat to Jennifer Leppington-Clark, managing director of Hill+Knowlton Strategies, South Africa...

Evan-Lee Courie 2 days ago

Report examines how to build and implement a valuable digital twin
Report examines how to build and implement a valuable digital twinArticle

Digital twins are set to usher in a new and exciting digital era, with retail, manufacturing, and housing set to reap its benefits...

2 days ago

Youth activists urge bigger say in decision making for climate-hit Africans
Youth activists urge bigger say in decision making for climate-hit AfricansArticle

Young African environmental activists said Saturday, 8 May, it is crucial those most impacted by climate change have a bigger say in decision-making to find solutions...

Amber Milne 2 days ago

The issue of occupational noise-induced hearing loss is prominent in the mining industry. Shutterstock
Hearing loss is a neglected hazard for miners in South AfricaArticle

South Africa's mining industry has long been an important part of the country's economy...

Nomfundo Moroe 2 days ago

Walking the milestones to achieve your goal during lockdown
Walking the milestones to achieve your goal during lockdownArticle

Japie Wentzel is about to graduate with his executive MBA. This is no ordinary degree, it's the culmination of a five-year journey that began with some harsh truths and some even tougher lessons...

Issued by Henley Business School 7 May 2021

5 ways freeing employees from landlines can benefit your businesses
5 ways freeing employees from landlines can benefit your businessesArticle

In a world where everyone carries a cellphone on their person at all times, it just didn't make sense to hold onto them...

John Woollam 7 May 2021

New training manual emphasises importance of cleaning to fight infection in healthcare facilities
New training manual emphasises importance of cleaning to fight infection in healthcare facilitiesArticle

One of the simplest methods of preventing infection is proper cleaning practices; however, a lack of quality training is often one of the factors contributing to the high infection rate in South Africa's healthcare facilities...

7 May 2021

Trucks loaded with goods had been waiting for weeks to cross the Côte d’Ivoire-Ghana borders at Elubo/Noe. © Franck Kuwonu/Africa Renewal
Africans urged to trade more with each otherArticle

African countries continue to trade more with the outside world than among themselves, according to findings of the UN Economic Commission for Africa assessment report...

7 May 2021

Container stow collapses - a South African perspective
Container stow collapses - a South African perspectiveArticle

According to a World Shipping Council (WSC) survey undertaken in 2020, an estimated average of 1,382 containers were lost at sea annually during the period 2008 to 2019, from approximately 6,000 container vessels...

Michael Asherson and Michael Tatham 7 May 2021

Introducing DotModus insights products
Introducing DotModus insights productsArticle

DotModus has launched three new insights products to help your business leverage artificial intelligence and cloud data technology to gain a competitive edge...

Issued by DotModus 6 May 2021

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Climate change and the mining sector financial sustainability: Risks, responsibilities, and opportunitiesArticle

Building a sustainable future as a mining company requires an understanding of the financial risks and opportunities that climate change poses for the industry...

Riaan Koppeschaar 6 May 2021

Why so much paper: Running the paperless dealership
Why so much paper: Running the paperless dealershipArticle

Why are dealerships still filled with the sound of rustling paper? Let's look at the scale of the issue and the reasons why a dealership should address it with urgency...

Issued by Pinewood SA 6 May 2021

Botswana beckons - In Review: Ker & Downey Botswana and Ghoha Hills Savuti Lodge
Botswana beckons - In Review: Ker & Downey Botswana and Ghoha Hills Savuti LodgeArticle

Debbie Hathway reviews a stay at Dinaka and Okuti at Ker & Downey Botswana and Ghoha Hills Savuti Lodge in Botswana.

Debbie Hathway 6 May 2021

Deputy Minister in the Presidency Thembi Siweya to host trailblazers
Deputy Minister in the Presidency Thembi Siweya to host trailblazersArticle

Thembi Siweya is set to host a delegation of young, African trailblazers excelling in sports, arts and literature at the Union Buildings on Thursday, 6 May 2021...

Issued by Brand South Africa 6 May 2021

Everything you know about digital reach is wrong
Everything you know about digital reach is wrongArticle

In its essence, an effective media plan ensures that you reach as much of the right audience as possible in the most cost-effective way...

Shaun Frazao, Issued by Wavemaker 6 May 2021

The magic of zinc in corrosion control
The magic of zinc in corrosion controlArticle

Zinc is truly a magic metal that few people and few engineers appreciate for its multitude of applications and versatility...

Simon Norton 6 May 2021

Avatar-mediated communications: Using avatars for business, branding and communications
Avatar-mediated communications: Using avatars for business, branding and communicationsArticle

Are avatars just a gimmick or could they have potential for business and brand communication?...

Issued by Brand Avatar 6 May 2021

How EMV 3-D Secure protocol adoption will benefit the entire e-commerce ecosystem
How EMV 3-D Secure protocol adoption will benefit the entire e-commerce ecosystemArticle

Authentication specialist, Entersekt believes that for the e-commerce landscape to benefit from the new EMV 3-D Secure protocol, a collaborative effort between merchants, banks and card networks is required...

5 May 2021

Why do we procrastinate?
Why do we procrastinate?Article

The tendency to procrastinate is a problem for many people. The solution to overcome procrastination can be simple and with practice, the method can become second nature...

Julia Kerr Henkel, Issued by Lumminos 5 May 2021

Global air cargo demand up by 4.4% in March compared to pre-Covid levels
Global air cargo demand up by 4.4% in March compared to pre-Covid levelsArticle

African airlines' cargo demand in March increased by 24.6% compared to the same month in 2019...

5 May 2021

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