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TikTok signs licensing agreement with SAMRO and CAPASSO
TikTok signs licensing agreement with SAMRO and CAPASSOArticle

TikTok has announced a multi-year licensing agreement with the Southern African Music Rights Organisation (SAMRO) and Composers Authors and Publishers Association (CAPASSO)....

6 Apr 2021

Universal Music Group, Boomplay expand license across Africa
Universal Music Group, Boomplay expand license across AfricaArticle

Universal Music Group and African streaming service Boomplay have expanded their license to cover 47 countries across the continent...

17 Mar 2021

#WorldAIDSDay: Phase 3 trial investigates one-dose PrEP for women and adolescent girls
#WorldAIDSDay: Phase 3 trial investigates one-dose PrEP for women and adolescent girlsArticle

A pivotal Phase 3 study to combat HIV in women and adolescent girls is investigating the benefits and safety of a monthly oral dose of the pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) medication, islatravir..

1 Dec 2020

Dr Priya Agrawal, managing director, MSD, South Africa & sub-Saharan Africa
MSD signs voluntary licensing agreements for HIV drugArticle

MSD (a tradename of Merck & Co) has entered into non-exclusive voluntary licensing agreements with two generic manufacturers for doravirine (100 mg) - the company's oral non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) indicated for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in adults...

5 Oct 2020

BREAKING: Media24 considers closures, reduced frequencies and accelerates digital due to Covid-19
BREAKING: Media24 considers closures, reduced frequencies and accelerates digital due to Covid-19Article

Media24 is considering the closure of five magazines and two newspapers, outsourcing and reducing the frequency of its remaining monthly magazines, taking two newspapers digital only and reducing staff in related support services...

7 Jul 2020

General Electric's exit from lighting business is a warning to other players in the sector
General Electric's exit from lighting business is a warning to other players in the sectorArticle

After nearly 130 years in business and a series of breakthrough innovations that shaped the way we light up our homes, General Electric has sold its lighting division...

Michael Weinold 9 Jun 2020

Back row (From L-R): Banky W, Ted Sarandos (Netflix Chief Content Officer), Kate Henshaw, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Felipe Tewes (Netflix Italian & African Originals Director), Omoni Oboli, Ben Amadasun (Netflix Africa Licensing Director) and Akin Omotoso Front Row (L-R) Mo Abudu, Adesua Etomi, Dorothy Ghettuba (Netflix African Originals lead) , Kunle Afolayan, Kemi Adetiba and Ramsey Noah.
Netflix Naija: Creative freedom in Nigeria's emerging digital space?Article

Netflix has increased its investment in Nigeria's film industry, Nollywood. The dominant streaming company announced its presence via its newly created Twitter handle, NetflixNaija...

Samuel Andrews 20 Mar 2020

Taste liquidates Domino's Pizza business in South Africa
Taste liquidates Domino's Pizza business in South AfricaArticle

Taste Holdings has announced that it will voluntarily liquidate Domino's Pizza, following its failure to find a buyer for the pizza chain...

16 Mar 2020

#BlockchainAfrica: The impact of blockchain on the global economy
#BlockchainAfrica: The impact of blockchain on the global economyArticle

In 2020, many of the world's most influential business executives and policymakers are aware of blockchain's potential to turn the global economy around...

Ilija Acimovic 4 Mar 2020

#BFGlobal500: Amazon breaks $200bn mark, still world's most valuable brand
#BFGlobal500: Amazon breaks $200bn mark, still world's most valuable brandArticle

Amazon makes history as the first brand in Brand Finance Global 500 ranking to exceed $200bn value mark and retains title of world's most valuable brand for the third consecutive year...

22 Jan 2020

Before you buy a franchise, consider the brand
Before you buy a franchise, consider the brandArticle

You can't run a successful franchise without a strong brand. Yet many franchisees don't know this and struggle to make sales because of this very problem...

22 Jan 2020

Entrepreneur Media SA officially closes
Entrepreneur Media SA officially closesArticle

After initially closing its print division in January 2019, Entrepreneur Media SA, the local company that held the license to publish Entrepreneur Magazine in South Africa, took the decision to focus on digital, launching Entrepreneur.com South Africa earlier this year...

3 Oct 2019

Key trends across retail channels in Africa
Key trends across retail channels in AfricaArticle

With a growing young population coupled with rapid urbanisation and fast-growing consumer expenditure, Africa offers attractive opportunities for entities wishing to expand into new frontier markets...

Christy Tawii 31 Jul 2019

Boomplay has signed a licensing agreement with Warner Music
Boomplay has signed a licensing agreement with Warner MusicArticle

Boomplay, the largest music streaming and downloading service in Africa has signed a deal with Warner Music to bring the record company's music closer to the region...

15 Mar 2019

Tourvest acquires Travelex's South African assets
Tourvest acquires Travelex's South African assetsArticle

The financial services division of integrated tourism group Tourvest has acquired the South African assets of global forex provider, Travelex...

15 Feb 2019

Miniso launches Adventure Time product range
Miniso launches Adventure Time product rangeArticle

Retail chain Miniso will be stocking a 264-item collection of accessories and apparel inspired by animated TV series Adventure Time, after entering into a deal with Cartoon Network...

11 Feb 2019

SABC, MultiChoice urged to comply with ConCourt ruling
SABC, MultiChoice urged to comply with ConCourt rulingArticle

The Constitutional Court has granted the Competition Commission jurisdiction to investigate the deal signed between the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) and MultiChoice...

1 Oct 2018

Ian Mackenzie is ECD at Canada's FCB Six and this year's Loeries ‘integrated campaign’, ‘print and out of home (OOH)’ and ‘print and out of home crafts’ jury president.
#Loeries2018: "Don't get stuck in your advertising filter bubble" - Ian MackenzieArticle

It's finally Loeries Creative Week 2018! Here's some insight from Ian Mackenzie, ECD at FCB Six, Canada and this year's Loeries 'integrated campaign', 'print and out of home (OOH)' and crafts jury president...

Leigh Andrews 8 Aug 2018

Who owns the copyright to musical works?
Who owns the copyright to musical works?Article

Copyright may be broadly defined as the exclusive right, in relation to work embodying intellectual content, to do or to authorise others to do certain acts in relation to that work...

Thando Zibi 28 Jun 2018

French university acquires licence for Simplified plain language course
French university acquires licence for Simplified plain language courseArticle

SA training and consultancy firm, Simplified has licensed its plain language business writing course to France's University of Strasbourg for use in its online master's programme in Technical Communication and Localisation (TCLoc)...

3 May 2018

Pitfalls of in-house digital location management
Pitfalls of in-house digital location managementArticle

Often clients initially believe they can handle their digital location management in-house, not fully appreciating the complexity involved...

Issued by Location Bank 19 Jan 2018

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YouTube seals deal with top music label amid streaming movesArticle

YouTube said on Tuesday that it had sealed a licensing agreement with the world's largest music label conglomerate Universal as the video behemoth explores creating a new streaming service...

21 Dec 2017

Top court to rule on review of SABC deal
Top court to rule on review of SABC dealArticle

The details of the multimillion-rand broadcasting deal between the SABC and MultiChoice may never be made public if the two companies get their way in the Constitutional Court...

Theto Mahlakoana 24 Nov 2017

Fastjet expansion plans to improve Mozambique air access, boost tourism
Fastjet expansion plans to improve Mozambique air access, boost tourismArticle

Fastjet's plans to expand into Mozambique in the near future have been welcomed by tour operators. The carrier announced that it would raise $44m to fund expansion in South Africa and Mozambique...

2 Oct 2017

WHO prequalifies first hepatitis C generic
WHO prequalifies first hepatitis C genericArticle

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has prequalified the first generic version of sofosbuvir, a critical medicine in treating hepatitis C...

27 Jul 2017

New player set to enter Aids-drug production
New player set to enter Aids-drug productionArticle

State-owned pharmaceutical manufacturer Ketlaphela, which has yet to begin production of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), may soon face competition...

Tamar Kahn 9 Jun 2017

OB CEO Grace Harding signs with Al-Ghunaim CEO Abdulghani Al-Ghunaim
Ocean Basket to open branches in KuwaitArticle

Ocean Basket has signed an agreement with Kuwait-based food distributor Al-Ghunaim Trading Company to roll out five new stores in the country...

14 Feb 2017

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Nokia sues Apple for patent infringementArticle

Nokia announced on Wednesday, 22 December 2016, it is suing Apple in German and US courts for patent infringement, claiming the US tech giant was using Nokia technology...

22 Dec 2016

123RF
Are you making these five logo design blunders?Article

A logo can be a very useful element for projecting the personality and message of a brand or business. Some of the most recognisable business logos in our world today include McDonalds, Addidas, Mercedes-Benz...

Charles Mburugu 15 Dec 2016

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SA's Top 50 Valuable Brands in 2016: What constitutes brand value?Article

On Thursday, 15 September 2016, Brand Finance, together with Brand South Africa, announced South Africa's top 50 most valuable corporate brands for 2016...

Bandile Ndzishe 20 Sep 2016

Boris Dzhingarov
Five things to consider before buying software for your businessArticle

Deciding on software may seem like a simple choice, but it can ultimately have a significant impact on the future of your company. Align your business with the right software and the sky is the limit...

Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 5 Sep 2016

Ford Fusion
Ford aims for fully autonomous car in commercial operation by 2021Article

"We're dedicated to putting on the road an autonomous vehicle that can improve safety and solve social and environmental challenges for millions of people."

18 Aug 2016

SA profits and productivity: how apps can boost your business
SA profits and productivity: how apps can boost your businessArticle

The economic output of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in South Africa is estimated at 52% of the country's GDP. Recent research conducted by Xero...

Gary Turner 15 Jul 2016

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Famous Brands intent on further expansion in the UKArticle

Famous Brands is planning further expansion in the UK as the owner of fast-food chains including Debonairs Pizza and Steers seeks faster growth in the country, and increased revenue from currencies other than the rand...

31 May 2016

Wikimedia art database breaks copyright law: Swedish court
Wikimedia art database breaks copyright law: Swedish courtArticle

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN: Sweden's highest court on Monday, 4 April 2016, found Wikimedia Sweden guilty of violating copyright laws by providing free access to its database of artwork photographs without the artists' consent...

6 Apr 2016

How mobile apps are revolutionising the entertainment industry
How mobile apps are revolutionising the entertainment industryArticle

Living in the 21st century is pretty freaking sweet. We get to keep up to date with our friends and family by simply looking at our phone and scrolling through a Facebook feed...

Hicks Crawford 12 Jan 2016

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Swedish Ericsson and Apple settle patent disputesArticle

Swedish telecoms giant Ericsson has reached a global licensing agreement with Apple that settles several earlier patent disputes...

22 Dec 2015

MEA expansion for Grey Juice Lab
MEA expansion for Grey Juice LabArticle

Grey Juice Lab has recently expanded its presence in Middle East and Africa with the opening of a new regional content marketing and commercial hub in Dubai Media City...

16 Nov 2015

BlackBerry and Cisco sign broad patent cross-licensing agreement
BlackBerry and Cisco sign broad patent cross-licensing agreementArticle

BlackBerry and Cisco have announced that they have entered into a long-term patent cross-licensing agreement covering their respective products and technologies.

25 Jun 2015

Réunion Island partnership strengthens Ceres foothold
Réunion Island partnership strengthens Ceres footholdArticle

With strategic focus to drive growth outside of South Africa, Pioneer Foods has entered a local licensing agreement with Réunion-based FMCG company Royal Bourbon Industries (RBI)...

8 May 2015

Time for SA firms to tackle a taxing issue
Time for SA firms to tackle a taxing issueArticle

There have recently been some well-publicised examples of multinationals buckling under pressure because they were perceived to be paying too little income tax...

9 Mar 2015

Software piracy will cost your business
Software piracy will cost your businessArticle

African governments are cracking down on software piracy through strong laws to safeguard intellectual property...

2 Mar 2015

Twitter gets 900 patents, ends dispute with IBM
Twitter gets 900 patents, ends dispute with IBMArticle

NEW YORK, USA: Twitter has acquired more than 900 patents from computing giant IBM, ending a dispute between the two companies, a joint announcement said.

3 Feb 2014

Gibraltar betting on US online gaming
Gibraltar betting on US online gamingArticle

WASHINGTON: The tiny British territory of Gibraltar is bidding to snap up a giant slice of the nascent US online gaming market as states gradually begin to relax a ban on internet betting.

9 Oct 2013

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