Cape Town Startup Week 2019 rounded off on a celebratory note with the final event announcing 'SA's Top 5 Most Exciting Startups 2019'...
6 Dec 2019
Pharmaceutical company, Sanofi's Afric@Tech initiative - which was created as a part of the recent Viva Technology event in Paris, France, took place this May 2018 with its overall winner emanating from South Africa.
Issued by Britespark Communications 18 Oct 2018
The recent State of the Nation Address, given just a day after coming to power by newly minted president Cyril Ramaphosa, left many SA netizens satisfied and optimistic about the future as he promised one where hard work would triumph over past inequalities...
Leigh Andrews 20 Feb 2018
Mike Saunders, founder of Durban-based digital agency DigitLab and entrepreneur of note, shares what it takes to launch a startup agency in particular and how retrenchment helped him hit the road to business success...
Leigh Andrews 29 Sep 2017
The Voice Clinic will be taking part in the #AMTSouperHeroes charity soup campaign, marking Mandela Day...
17 Jul 2015
Catherine Deane, the Hong Kong-based designer was recently on a short visit to South Africa in her capacity as ambassador for The Unlimited Child, a non-profit organisation committed to improving early childhood development throughout South Africa. With offices in Hong Kong, London and New York and clients such as Beyonce, Selena Gomez, Fergie and Pippa Middleton, Deane will be using her profile to raise awareness and funds for the cause.
10 Sep 2012
Telecoms operator, MTN, brought joy to learners in Soshanguve outside Pretoria when a fully equipped kitchen, 50 bicycles and 430 shoes were handed over by employees of MTN, as part of the company's "21 Days of Y'ello Care", an annual staff volunteer community initiative. The programme ran from 1 to 21 June across MTN markets in Africa and the Middle East.
27 Jun 2012
In the spirit of celebrating Human Rights Day on 21 March 2012, Nu Metro Cinemas embarked on a campaign at select sites to entertain children from underprivileged backgrounds to a screening of Open Season 3.
23 Mar 2012
Business Connexion has been recognised by the National Corporate Social Investment Registrar, a member of the South African Department of Social Development, for its efforts in uplifting and furthering South African society and its people.
13 Oct 2011
Like a pack of blazing Shoguns in the heat of battle, MacGyver Knife cut to the heart of the matter on their debut album "Sewing Legend". We at Biz found ourselves fortunate enough to be granted the first priviledge of dissecting the workings of this masterpiece.
Kershin Padayachee 17 May 2011
The national Spirit of Giving campaign, a collaboration among MySchool, Woolworths, kalahari.net and GetAhead, aims to donate 10 000 meals, 1000 books and educational software to under-priviledged children this festive season, with the help of the public.
21 Dec 2010
You will agree with me that successful brands are not haphazard creations; they emerge from a consistent reinforcement of a point of view that secures permanent placement in the consumers' hallowed space as an ageless, borderless, and timeless influencer of choice. This by implication demands that such brands are not just functionality-driven and thrive on basic category membership but have evolved to earn an elevated space that weaves them seamlessly with the consumers' self-definition and expression.
Bayo Adekanmbi 14 Aug 2009
What better way to kick of a new month than with the Parlotones painting Kirtsenbosch gardens black and red. If you were fortunate enough to get your paws on those elusive tickets congratulations. The tickets were sold out in a matter of two hours to be exact leaving many fans seriously disappointed. You'll be very glad to know though that a brand spanking new album from this super South African band is on the cards for 2009 and those who attended the concert can bear witness that it's gonna be an awesome one!
Sindy Peters 3 Feb 2009
A number of Protea Hotels have made an effort to make the festive season special for the underpriviledged as part of its commitment to various community projects around the country. Each Protea Hotel, as well as the head office and regional Offices have committed to a sustainable CSI project that benefits their surrounding community.
15 Dec 2008
Tonight, 1 October, saw the first episode of the richest model show ever held being aired on SABC3. Model Millions, featuring the beautiful sisters, Kerry and Tracy McGregor as hosts, launched with 30 women lining up and waiting to be judged. There was no betrayal or behind the scenes cat-fights just yet but once the chosen 15 get housed together, we're bound to see some action.
Sindy Peters 1 Oct 2008
The lighthearted book-to-screen adaptation of Olive Schreiner's The Story of an African Farm, released countrywide on 8 October to rave reviews and audience applause at the box office. With a print average of R7 400 per print, The Story of an African Farm outperformed Darrel James Roodt's 'Yesterday', which earned just over R6 700 per print in ticket sales on its opening weekend earlier this year.
18 Oct 2004
Receptions Media is a communications oriented company offering a unique service. The company provides magazines on a monthly basis in high-density waiting reception areas such as hospitals, schools, hotels, and within the corporate market.
1 Nov 2002