The finalists of the 2019 New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards have been announced.
5 Sep 2019
Trachoma is a disease that can cause blindness and visual impairment in about 1.9-million people every year. Poor communities in rural areas of countries in Africa, Central and South America, Asia, Australia and the Middle East are most affected....
Musa Mutali 19 Aug 2019
Johannesburg-based digital marketing agency, Arc Interactive, won three silver awards at last Thursday night's IAB SA Bookmarks 2019 Awards ceremony...
Issued by Arc Interactive 5 Apr 2019
Choma, an online magazine aimed at young South African women, was nominated in the Public Service and NPO Platforms category and walked away with a silver award at this year's Bookmark Awards...
Issued by Arc Interactive 4 Apr 2019
Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are a group of communicable diseases that affect 1.58-billion people globally, 39% of whom live in Africa...
3 Dec 2018
International advocacy organisation Global Citizen has announced that Siya Kolisi will become an advocate for the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100...
Issued by OnPoint PR 19 Oct 2018
Arc Interactive has teamed up with mobile company Cell C to develop an exciting new project called CellCgirl...
Issued by Arc Interactive 4 Oct 2018
Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are a group of communicable diseases that affect more than 1.5-billion people globally, 39% of whom live in Africa...
18 Jul 2018
Eskom's chief generation officer, Matshela Koko, has resigned.
16 Feb 2018
The Competition Commission has referred a R4.5bn tender-rigging case involving Eskom suppliers to the Competition Tribunal after the regulator proceeded with its investigation despite Eskom's attempts to withdraw the matter...
7 Feb 2018
Eskom acting CE Matshela Koko has been found not guilty on all charges in a disciplinary hearing...
Neo Goba and Kyle Cowan 18 Dec 2017
Suspended Eskom acting CEO Matshela Koko has threatened to take action against the Tiso Blackstar Group for its continued reporting on his troubles at the power utility...
Neo Goba 24 Nov 2017
Modern-day travellers are more experiential in all aspects of their journey; from cultural immersion to local food sampling, a trend that has become a major influence in the growth of travel destinations...
Josephine Wawira 22 Nov 2017
Arc Interactive secured its first award wins at the New Generation Awards for Best App Developed By An Agency (Dis-Chem) as well as Most Innovative Social Media Campaign by a small agency (HIVSA)...
Issued by Arc Interactive 10 Oct 2017
All the winners of the New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards that was held on Thursday, 28 September at Monte Casino...
5 Oct 2017
Arc Interactive Digital Agency has been shortlisted for four New Generation Social and Digital Media Awards and an added nomination for overall social and digital corporate winner...
Issued by Arc Interactive 26 Sep 2017
The New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards has announced this year's finalists, with a record number of entries received this year...
13 Sep 2017
The Eskom board is taking disciplinary measures against its former acting CE in a bid by the power utility to clean up its corruption-tainted image...
11 Jul 2017
Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown expects to receive a report from the Eskom board on an inquiry into allegations against Eskom CEO Matshela Koko at the end of the week...
Linda Ensor 12 May 2017
Mark Zuckerberg envisions a software system inspired by the "Iron Man" character Jarvis as a virtual butler managing his household...
19 Dec 2016
Best Western's BW Premier Collection has expanded with The Alba, Nairobi, Kenya...
18 Oct 2016
Best Western Hotels & Resorts has added BW Premier Collection The Alba in Nairobi, Kenya, to its East African portfolio...
7 Oct 2016
The Durban Whisky Live Celebration will be held at Suncoast from 12 to 14 May, 2016, and is open from 6.30pm to 10pm daily.
4 May 2016
On 25 October 2015 on SABC 3 at 7:27pm, the short-film series 21 ICONS will feature the eighth icon of its third season: award-winning social student entrepreneur Ludwick Marishane...
23 Oct 2015
With judging complete in these categories, the Loeries' Digital and Interactive and Integrated finalists have been announced...
11 Aug 2015
Last year LIGHT FOR THE WORLD carried out 53,100 sight-saving cataract surgeries and reached a total of 1.2 million people in developing countries, contributing to the decline of the global rate of blindness...
14 May 2015
A recent exposé published in a South African daily newspaper and featured on the front page as "School Toilets of Shame", revealed the horrific truth about sanitation in Gauteng schools - in most cases there isn't any...
Peter Cowan 2 Apr 2015
The finalists have been confirmed for this year's IAB Bookmarks Awards. Those selected were picked from a record number of entries...
29 Jan 2015
An innovative mobile pop-up exhibition is running across four of University of Johannesburg's campuses, namely Soweto, Kingsway, Bunting and Doornfontein, created in collaboration with UJ's Institutional Office for HIV & AIDS (IOHA) and non-profit organisation HIVSA.
28 Jan 2015
Former Spice Girl and international fashion designer, Victoria Beckham recently pledged her support at an interactive intervention to empower girls and young women infected with and affected by HIV during her first South African trip in her capacity as United Nations (UN) AIDS Goodwill Ambassador.
4 Nov 2014
CHOMA, interactive mobile phone magazine engaging South African girl adolescents to aid them in staying negative and free from HIV, has increased its social media users from 30,000 to 140,000 in less than two months through a 'selfie' campaign.
4 Aug 2014
The new Al Jazeera documentary series, Lifelines: The Quest for Global Health, is filmed by an award-winning South African team in Cameroon, Ethiopia, Malawi, Senegal, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda. (video)
9 Apr 2014
The personality question is a challenge to all radio stations and each manages it differently here I share my thoughts about the matter.
Kabelo Mekoa 3 Oct 2013
Steyn City Properties is calling on anyone associated with the development or neighbouring residents entering this year's Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge event, who would like to ride for a purpose, to contact them to help raise funds for the Diepsloot community north west of Johannesburg. The cycle challenge encourages all participants to ride for a purpose and make a difference.
16 Sep 2013
The Tshepang Educare Trust in Bethlehem in the Free State was established to train matrons running the various pre-school crèches to help improve their delivery of education and training to children between the ages of three and six years.
13 Sep 2013
The 2013 DHL Rising Star Awards has announced that 49 finalists have been accepted to go through to the final judging phase of the awards. The 2013 Rising Star from each of the 11 featured business sectors are to be announced on 15 August 2013.
27 Jun 2013
Imagine taking a bath anywhere at any time without using the traditional method of water. A young South African entrepreneur has developed a product that will allow people who have limited access to water to maintain their standards of hygiene.
Bhekumuzi Mdakane 10 Jan 2013
South Africa is readying itself for an infrastructure development boom. On 24 October, 2012, the Business Day newspaper reported that President Zuma had announced, at an infrastructure investment conference in Joburg, that the government was drafting legislation to enable infrastructure development, as well as trying to find funding methods for 18 strategic infrastructure projects. These projects are estimated to be worth R4 trillion over 15 years.
Allon Raiz 22 Nov 2012
Using "random lasers" as a source of illumination in medical imaging equipment could improve both processing time and the clarity of the final images, according to new research by Yale University scientists.
30 Apr 2012
The 2012 MTN South African Music Awards nominees were announced at a press conference this morning at the Turbine Hall, Newtown, Joburg. The SAMA Awards are to be held on Sunday, 29 April and Monday, 30 April at the Sun City Resort.
8 Mar 2012
The Common Pitch competition, held on the opening night of Design Indaba saw a surprise move by MTN, who donated an extra R100 000 to Dry Bath, a Limpopo invention; and EarthBag Construction System won R200 000 to use on other projects in communities that need it.
2 Mar 2012
The central, KwaZulu-Natal and the northern/southern regions recently celebrated the 2011 Vodacom Journalist of the Year Awards in Bloemfontein, Durban and Johannesburg respectively. These awards recognise the individuals who continually dedicate their lives to report the news.
12 Oct 2011