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UIF begins processing new Covid-19 Ters applications
UIF begins processing new Covid-19 Ters applicationsArticle

An updated Covid-19 Ters Direction has been gazetted, paving the way for the UIF to process claims after the relief scheme's extension last month...

11 hours ago

Minerals and energy Gwede Mantashe
DMRE promises to address licence backlogArticle

The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) indicated that 235 mining rights; 2,485 prospecting rights; 1,644 mining permits; 238 Section 11 change of ownership transfers; and 724 licence renewals are currently backlogged...

11 hours ago

A return to the kraal - unlocking successful housing post Covid-19
A return to the kraal - unlocking successful housing post Covid-19Article

Team Mahali recently won first prize in the City of Cape Town and the Green Building Council South Africa's (GBCSA) design competition...

12 hours ago

Image: Twitter
One year on: #Covid-19 by the numbersArticle

Today, 5 March, marks the first anniversary since the first Covid-19 case was identified in South Africa. How the world has changed since then...

Nicci Botha 14 hours ago

How going green could help maintain rentals as energy costs rise
How going green could help maintain rentals as energy costs riseArticle

With Eskom set to hike electricity tariffs by 15.63% from April, commercial and retail tenants will be bracing for increased strain on already tightly stretched budgets...

Gregg Huntingford 15 hours ago

Back to Level 1: Taking a phased approach to resuming corporate travel in 2021
Back to Level 1: Taking a phased approach to resuming corporate travel in 2021Article

As President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a return to Level 1 this week, there is a renewed sense of positivity in the air and the potential for new beginnings...

Oz Desai 16 hours ago

Artscape Theatre Centre, St Petersburg Ballet Theatre reschedule season of Swan Lake to July 2022
Artscape Theatre Centre, St Petersburg Ballet Theatre reschedule season of Swan Lake to July 2022Article

The Artscape Theatre Centre in Cape Town and the St Petersburg Ballet Theatre have rescheduled their season of Swan Lake to July 2022.

16 hours ago

In 2021, OFM listeners are likely to listen to more radio and streamed audio offerings
In 2021, OFM listeners are likely to listen to more radio and streamed audio offeringsArticle

In 2021, OFM listeners indicated that they are likely to listen to more radio and streamed audio offerings, than they did in 2020...

Issued by OFM Radio 16 hours ago

Competition between various car brands remains extraordinarily strong
Competition between various car brands remains extraordinarily strongArticle

Passenger car sales of 23,742 units in January 2021 were 18.4% lower than the 29,073 cars sold in January a year ago. But competition remains strong...

Corné Vente 17 hours ago

GFSI ranks SA first in food security in sub-Saharan Africa
GFSI ranks SA first in food security in sub-Saharan AfricaArticle

This despite an overall decline in global food security...

17 hours ago

Real estate under the spotlight: Is sustainability becoming mainstream?
Real estate under the spotlight: Is sustainability becoming mainstream?Article

As the world grapples with the uncertainty surrounding the long-term implications of Covid-19, there is a measure of agreement on one thing...

1 day ago

Infrastructure spend, project execution - don't write the public sector off just yet
Infrastructure spend, project execution - don't write the public sector off just yetArticle

There is no question that the public sector and the state-owned companies (SOC) cluster in South Africa has come under enormous scrutiny from all sides...

Bakang Letshwiti 1 day ago

How the hospitality sector can stay two steps ahead of its challenges
How the hospitality sector can stay two steps ahead of its challengesArticle

Kyocera Document Solutions South Africa suggests that the sector starts with low hanging fruit, such as reducing print costs and implementing further digitisation...

1 day ago

Co-working a win-win for employer and employee
Co-working a win-win for employer and employeeArticle

A recent survey by Robert Walters Group found that employers are not keen on employees working from home after lockdown, despite most employees wanting to continue working remotely...

Louis Fourie, Issued by Venture Workspace 1 day ago

Adopt-a-School Foundation congratulates the 2020 matric class for soldiering through the Covid-19 challenges
Adopt-a-School Foundation congratulates the 2020 matric class for soldiering through the Covid-19 challengesArticle

The matric class of 2020 achieved a pass rate of 76.2%, a decline of 5.1% from 81.3% achieved in the previous year...

Issued by Adopt-a-School 1 day ago

Disruptive finance: ProfitShare Partners boosts SME opportunities
Disruptive finance: ProfitShare Partners boosts SME opportunitiesArticle

"The bedrock on which ProfitShare Partners (PSP) is founded on is inclusivity," says Andrew Maren, CEO and founder of the company working with SMEs to effect growth and success in a sector largely shut out by traditional banking processes...

Issued by Hot 91.9FM 1 day ago

Karima Brown of eNCA's The Fix has passed away
Karima Brown of eNCA's The Fix has passed awayArticle

On Thursday 4 March 2021, it is with sadness that eNCA confirms that the anchor of The Fix, Karima Brown has passed away...

1 day ago

Private hospitals added to Covid-19 vaccine roll out sites
Private hospitals added to Covid-19 vaccine roll out sitesArticle

The vaccine rollout sites has been expanded to include 13 private hospitals as the Sisonke Programme gains momentum.

1 day ago

Despite Covid-19, Sunflower Fund increased donor registrations since lockdown
Despite Covid-19, Sunflower Fund increased donor registrations since lockdownArticle

The Sunflower Fund partnered by DKMS increased its stem cell donors by 9,000 since the start of the lockdown in 2020...

1 day ago

Kantar's CX+ 2020: Reboot your CX understanding to supercharge TMT growth
Kantar's CX+ 2020: Reboot your CX understanding to supercharge TMT growthArticle

As people have adapted to living more of their lives from home due to the pandemic, how people experience your tech, media or telecommunications (TMT) brand converts the crisis into an opportunity - if you're ready for it...

Mark Molenaar, Issued by Kantar 1 day ago

TikTok launches #TikTokWildlifeDay campaign
TikTok launches #TikTokWildlifeDay campaignArticle

In support of World Wildlife Day, TikTok is offering its global communities a fresh, immersive and edu-taining 24-hour wildlife safari sightings experience via TikTok Live, allowing users to express their creativity while increasing knowledge on wildlife protection...

1 day ago

Break out of the inbox with smart brand messaging
Break out of the inbox with smart brand messagingArticle

It takes between five and seven points of contact for a brand to make an impression. Here's some ways you can make sure your brand impressions last...

Issued by G&G Digital 1 day ago

2021 agency interns: Put yourself out there!
2021 agency interns: Put yourself out there!Article

"Be confident. Be aggressive. Be your authentic self." That's the advice from Boomtown's human resources rock star, Sinethemba Mashibini, to the interns working job experience at SA's agencies in 2021...

Issued by Boomtown 1 day ago

Food companies launch relief scheme for Black-owned hospitality businesses
Food companies launch relief scheme for Black-owned hospitality businessesArticle

Food service brands Marvello and Meadowland have partnered with RCL Foods, Your Food Partners and Bidfood to launch the Sekela Hospitality Support Programme...

2 days ago

Listen up! The next step in the gender equality conversation
Listen up! The next step in the gender equality conversationArticle

Cancelling 'cancel culture' can open further conversations that lead to gender parity, says Procter & Gamble's Cassie Jaganyi...

Cassie Jaganyi 2 days ago

I spy with your Wi-Fi: Legalities of monitoring employees who WFH
I spy with your Wi-Fi: Legalities of monitoring employees who WFHArticle

No employer wants to pay someone to watch television or play games during work hours. As a result, employers across the globe are turning to employee monitoring technology...

Keketso Kgomosotho, with Johan Botes 2 days ago

City Events Permit Office opens applications for events not exceeding 250 people
City Events Permit Office opens applications for events not exceeding 250 peopleArticle

In light of the latest national disaster regulations allowing for gatherings with limited participants, the City of Cape Town's Events Permit Office is ready to receive and process event permit applications.

2 days ago

ByDesign launches digital marketing agency
ByDesign launches digital marketing agencyArticle

Johannesburg-based Communications Firm ByDesign has launched a new stand-alone digital services business, ByDesign Digital, as a major component of its journey towards becoming a fully integrated, full-service communications company...

2 days ago

A roadside Spaza Shop, Cathedral Peak, KwaZulu Natal. King of the Grasshoppers, CC BY-SA 4.0 , via Wikimedia Commons
Informal township businesses adapting to new Covid-19 worldArticle

GG Alcock from KasiNomics details how informal kasi businesses have adapted to a new world, using technology, social media and delivery...

GG Alcock 2 days ago

Sun City to reopen resort for day visitors
Sun City to reopen resort for day visitorsArticle

The Sun City Resort will welcome day visitors from Monday to Friday when it reopens on 8 March 2021.

2 days ago

Quest chooses DataGroupIT as African distribution partner
Quest chooses DataGroupIT as African distribution partnerArticle

Quest, a global leader in new generation data protection solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments, has named DataGroupIT as its distribution partner for Quest and One Identity across Africa...

Issued by Perfect Word 2 days ago

Spur group to expand takeaway format following revenue slump
Spur group to expand takeaway format following revenue slumpArticle

The company is introducing drive-thru formats for its RocoMamas and Spur franchises and a drive-thru, click-and-collect option for Bento franchises...

2 days ago

There’s much that President Cyril Ramaphosa’s government has yet to explain to South Africans about the Covid-19 vaccine procurement. Getty Images
What South Africans should know, but don't, about government's Covid-19 vaccine procurementArticle

The Covid-19 pandemic has again highlighted the challenges facing public procurement in South Africa...

Geo Quinot 2 days ago

Zeitz MOCAA now offers free entry on your birthday
Zeitz MOCAA now offers free entry on your birthdayArticle

Zeitz MOCAA is offering free entry on your birthday; all you have to do to claim your 'gift' is present a valid South African ID or African passport reflecting your birth date...

2 days ago

Brand new courses to kick start the year
Brand new courses to kick start the yearArticle

The new year has paved new opportunities for professionals seeking competitive skills at Enterprises University of Pretoria (Pty) Ltd (Enterprises UP), through the expansion of its training portfolio...

Issued by Enterprises University of Pretoria 2 days ago

Customer experience within the medical aid industry
Customer experience within the medical aid industryArticle

The medical aid industry was thriving and performing above the Ask Afrika Orange Index benchmark, displaying a positive response to the market...

Sarina de Beer and Dr Amelia Richards, Issued by Ask Afrika 2 days ago

Digital health passport launches in South Africa
Digital health passport launches in South AfricaArticle

The user-friendly mobile app will provide support in helping to restart tourism, business, sports, events and job creation on a national level...

2 days ago

From mobile first to mobile forced: What SA marketers need to know
From mobile first to mobile forced: What SA marketers need to knowArticle

South Africans became 'mobile forced' during lockdown. As marketers, when planning our mobile marketing campaigns, we need to learn how to overcome the challenges, leverage the trends and take advantage of the opportunities...

Issued by Mobitainment 2 days ago

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