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Top 50 South African brands to be announced

Johannesburg, Monday 29 August 2016 – Brand South Africa, in partnership with Brand Finance will on Thursday 15 September 2016, announce the country’s top...
Scheme aims to boost investment in SA vehicle production

Scheme aims to boost investment in SA vehicle production

The Vehicles-Automotive Investment Scheme has been extended to include the makers of medium and heavy commercial vehicles in a move aimed at growing and developing the sector in South Africa.

Excellent commercial brands with strong reputations support a positive nation brand – Brand South...

IN reflecting on the value of strong commercial brands to a country’s nation brand, I stumbled upon the following definition of national competitiveness : “National...

Maboneng moves to Ghana

Visionary property developer Jonathan Liebmann – who styles himself a true urbanist – is looking for local partners to take his Maboneng model of mixed use urban development to Accra. The Maboneng Precinct in Joburg is building a new way to live in the inner city.

Digital TV a boon for the animation industry

South Africa's impending migration from analogue to digital television will promote robust animation and television production industries, as the new technology offers more channels to air new shows on.

SAA to increase flights on African routes

South African Airways will be increasing flights on its more popular African routes, to destinations in the DRC, Namibia, Zambia and Tanzania, from 7 December, while handing over its Rwanda and Burundi flights to new codeshare partner RwandAir.

Wrangling a Kreepy: a ‘proudly SA tradition’

The Kreepy Krauly Wrangler: a scene from the company's 'mockumentary', which stars Jason Goliath (right) in the hunt for a pool vacuum cleaner. (Image:...

Student day gives aspiring engineers the edge

AEL Mining Services hosted a student day to give third and fourth year engineering students from the University of Pretoria a more practical insight into the mining industry.

SA public transport enters new phase

Johannesburg has commissioned the second phase of its multi-billion rand bus rapid transit system - part of a 13-city integrated public transport system rollout that is creating tens of thousands of jobs and driving the localisation of bus manufacturing in South Africa.

SA scientists in comet strike discovery

A team of South African scientists and international collaborators has discovered the first evidence of a comet entering Earth's atmosphere and exploding, "raining down a shock-wave of fire which obliterated every life form in its path", Johannesburg's Wits University announced on Tuesday.