Castle Lager

Castle Lager celebrates 125 years with a brand new look

In 2020, Mzansi’s most beloved beer brand, Castle Lager turns 125 years old and continues its iconic legacy as an integral part the nation’s heritage and culture. To memorialise this auspicious occasion, the brand has...
TikTok Pitch Up in The Sky

TikTok launches Pitch Up in The Sky competition for daring entrepreneurs

TikTok has partnered with The Gritti Fund to take African entrepreneurs to new heights, literally, by launching the innovating and daring Pitch Up in The Sky competition – the world’s first elevator pitch event...
personal income tax

Tips for a smooth personal income tax filing season

During August, many South Africans received auto-assessments for their 2019/20 personal income tax returns from SARS. The admin for the tax year is behind the taxpayers that accepted, or amended and submitted, this assessment...
business mentors

Business mentors volunteer to help struggling entrepreneurs

Business mentors are now available to entrepreneurs on the Mentor Hotline, a unique platform that was developed by SME growth specialists Fetola, in collaboration with FNB, to give South African entrepreneurs instant access to...
Yoordi

Vectron POS launches Yoordi – take your business online in 24 hours!

Business owners in the hospitality and retail space have to adapt and come up with innovative solutions to sell their items and products, whilst practicing social distancing protocols. A proven solution, Yoordi, offered by...
Contactless courier

Contactless courier services launches in response to Covid-19 pandemic

Social distancing is changing the way we do business, yet the delivery of goods still needs to be physically transported, delivered and accepted by the customer by way of the usual signature of acceptance,...
Your Business Magazine

August/September 2020 issue of Your Business out now

The August/September 2020 issue of Your Business Magazine is out now, available to you free for online reading or download here. Don't miss our inspiring articles, business advice and solutions: Cover Story: Vectron POS introduces Yoordi...
Top Tech Tools for Women in Business Programme

Applications now open: Top Tech Tools for Women in Business

The Cape Innovation and Technology Initiative (CiTi), in partnership with the City of Cape Town, is recruiting for their 10-week Top Tech Tools for Women in Business programme, aimed at helping female entrepreneurs advance...
Financial Intelligence Centre

Trust Company service providers and their FIC Act obligations

Entities or persons that administer trust property as a regular feature of their business are required to register with the Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC) as accountable institutions. These entities may include a board of executors,...
Savings month

Savings Month: What business owners can do

This year’s commemoration of Savings Month finds entrepreneurs in a difficult position. Small business owners continue to bear the brunt of intermittent lockdown, reduced economic activity and an already stagnant economy. “It is those businesses...
2020 Tax Season SARS

What you should know about the 2020 Tax Filing season

Covid-19 and technology updates have resulted in this year’s tax filing season being a little different to the ones before. The biggest change is how short it is. Tax filing season usually opens on the...
What is POPI

What you need to know about POPI

The Protection of Personal Information Act (POPI), 2013 comes into force today, 1 July 2020. Rohan Isaacs and Tatum Govender from the Technology and Privacy team at Herbert Smith Freehills South Africa answers some questions,...
business travel advice

Business travel: Advice and information

It looks like business travel is slowly but surely returning to normal. Or is it? Are nerves around an imminent business trip keeping you up at night? Oz Desai, GM of Flight Centre Business...
tourism reopening

Reopening of tourism – balancing lives and livelihoods

The phased reopening of tourism in South Africa requires a delicate balance between “saving lives and preserving livelihoods”, as highlighted by President Cyril Ramaphosa in his address to the nation in June. This is a...
Supplementary Budget Speech

A take on the Supplementary Budget Speech

Few solutions, significant debt challenges, but a tighter belt for Government Finance Minister Tito Mboweni’s 2020 Supplementary Budget Speech on 24 June 2020, clearly emphasised the dire situation facing the National Treasury. Unfortunately, it did...