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 Unusual Chivas Regal

Chivas Regal gives R35k cash injection to first ‘Business Unusual’ winner

Whisky brand Chivas Regal, as part of its ‘Business Unusual’ Instagram TV series is proud to announce Reneilwe Mojela of MRENENI PTY LTD as the first winner of a R35 000 cash injection into...

Educo Solutions’ free education classes off to a successful start

The books are out, the lecturers are inspiring and educating, and the students are up-skilling and learning in Educo Solutions’ first phase of free education classes in Soweto. Since their launch in April this year,...
businesses pivoting

Takeouts from businesses that are pivoting in lockdown

Businesses across South Africa are showing tenacity, innovation and real time digital disruption in the face of Lockdown and its tiered, vague levels of protocol. Many are pivoting their business models to adapt to...
Theo_Baloyi Entrepreneur of the Year® competition

Meet the finalists: Entrepreneur of the Year® Competition

Theo Baloyi is one of the finalists in the 2019 Entrepreneur of the Year® competition sponsored by Sanlam and BUSINESS/PARTNERS, in the Emerging Business Category. With a bold vision to build an African-centric footwear brand...

Molteno’s mobile libraries promote a love of reading among children

Molteno delivers mobile libraries to schools, community centres and traditional offices in cities, towns and villages all across South Africa and offering sponsorship opportunities for corporates, foundations and individuals. As we mark Youth Month in...
Expectations from brands during Covid-19

South Africans want brands to be active during Covid-19 lockdown

A study conducted by marketing communications agency, HaveYouHeard, has found that South Africans want brands to keep being active in their lives during lockdown. According to the agency’s Head of Strategy, Ryan McFadyen, the overall...

South African entrepreneur needs your help to win the global Chivas Venture social entrepreneurship...

Co-founder of Khula App, Matthew Piper won the South African round of the global Chivas Venture competition and now needs South Africa to rally behind him. Khula App, developed by three local entrepreneurs is set...
AfricaCom 2019

Registration open for AfricaCom 2019

Setting the agenda for the world’s largest meeting place of telecommunications and technology professionals helping to accelerate digital transformation across Africa.  Africa’s largest and most influential telecoms and technology event, AfricaCom, has opened visitor registrations...
covid-19 business

Businesses must support each other during Covid-19 crisis

"All South African business leaders have a responsibility to stand together to keep business moving, protect employment and the economy ticking over," says Frank Mullen, CEO of ICT provider Zinia. “How decision-makers adapt to...
Sodastream South Africa

Sodastream – leading the revolution against single-use plastics

Did you know that it is estimated that 141 billion bottles and cans are not recycled every year? Or that South Africa is ranked in the top 20 producers of trash per capita worldwide?...
Employment Tax Incentive (ETI)

What you need to know: the latest Employment Tax Incentive (ETI) claims

The most recent iteration of the Disaster Management Tax Relief Bills made substantial changes to the calculations and requirements for the Employment Tax Incentive (ETI) relief offered to employers. Tax relief were first published in...

A game changing partnership guaranteed to create an economic ripple effect for high-growth tech...

With the launch of Kingson Capital’s new R400 million Fund Two, this dynamic, Venture Capital (VC) Company is committed to developing and supporting South African start-ups in an effort to meet...

Total South Africa  Announces the Winners of the Startupper of the Year by Total...

The winners of the 2018-2019 Startupper of the Year by Total Challenge in South Africa were  presented with their awards at an official ceremony held on 5 March 2019 at Hyatt Regency Johannesburg. The three...
social entrepreneurs

SMEasy supports social entrepreneurs in KZN

Social Entrepreneurship is emerging all over the world as an antidote to inequality and an agent for global change via local communities. It’s been called the “New Face of Development”, as Social Entrepreneurs use...