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SA brainchild, Fourex, opens second round of crowdfunding

UK-based business, Fourex, developed by South Africans and with a well-known South African board, has opened its second round of crowdfunding to raise R16.3 million and is inviting South Africans to participate. Its first...
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...
Chivas Venture 2020

Chivas Venture is back – offering social entrepreneurs a share of $1 million in...

Whisky brand Chivas Regal, a Pernod Ricard brand, is calling on South Africa’s brightest Change Makers to enter The Chivas Venture 2020, its global competition that affords local social entrepreneurs (SE’s) the chance to...
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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...
Winner of the 2019 Entrepreneur of the Year competition: Front row: Carmen Stevens; Uzair Essack Back row: Andrew Weinberg; Wynand Geldenhuys; Theo Baloyi

And the winners are….

Following a gruelling judging process and assessment of 15 inspiring finalists, South Africa’s premier annual entrepreneurial competition, the Entrepreneur of the Year® competition sponsored by Sanlam and Business/Partners, announced this year’s overall victor,...
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Investing in change: The start-ups changing healthcare through innovation

A change in the way we see, and deliver, healthcare has been a burgeoning investment in start-ups in the sector. In 2017 alone, the estimated global investment in healthcare start-ups sat at around $12...

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,...
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FNB partners with Future Females to grow SA women entrepreneurs

In a bid to address the slower pace of women entrepreneurship development in South Africa, FNB has joined forces with Future Females as the main sponsor of all its South African chapters. The partnership will...
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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...

Call to enter for the SAB Kickstart Urban Agri Programme

Youth-owned businesses in the agricultural sector are invited to apply for SAB KickStart’s Urban Agriculture programme, which aims to create sustainable employment. Now in its second year, the Urban Agriculture programme looks to invest in...

Living to your full potential

Business owner, entrepreneur, mentor, mother and wife, BUSI RAPHEKWANE offers inspiration and her lessons learnt on following your calling, empowering others and reaching your full potential. Originally from a township called Temba in Hammanskraal, Busi...

What South African employees want

NEW WORK: The term describes a structural change of the working world in the global and digital age. It replaces the traditional working environment with a more meaningful and collective experience. Central values of...

Five myths about the future of work

In a new world of gigs, unicorns and automation, change in the workplace is inevitable but it doesn't necessarily mean that you will be out of a job. About 50% of all jobs that exist...
Daniel Kibel, Founder and Director, CM Trading

There has never been a better time to gear up your investments on the...

Online trading. A concept that has literally thrust the financial world into the fast lane. But for most armchair investors putting the pedal to the metal to get in on the action of this...

CM Trading enters the ring for a sponsorship bout with EFC Africa

One wouldn’t necessarily associate EFC (Extreme Fighting Championship) Africa with online trading company CM Trading, but with their reputation for an out of the box approach to investment opportunities, assuming anything about these connected...