Applications are now open for the January 2015 intake of the Google and IAB SA-backed three-month digital bootcamp, Digify, run by youth agency Livity Africa for 18 to 25 year olds.
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South Africa’s Woolworths Holdings reported a 48 percent jump in sales for the first 20 weeks of its financial year on Thursday, lifted by the acquisition of Australia’s David Jones.
Triple Major champion Padraig Harrington has added his name to a professional field for this month’s Gary Player Invitational presented by Coca-Cola that now has a combined 13 Majors and 258 tournament victories worldwide.
Has the ANC finally met its match? At SA – the Good News our primary mission is to enable a balanced narrative, “celebrate the good and confront the bad” is our mantra. That is sometimes a difficult task, not because there is a preponderance of ‘bad news’, but because change happens quickly in SA. Just
FNB Business has seen an increase in the number of female owned businesses and female entrepreneurs over the past two years. The Bank says the average growth rate in women owned businesses within the FNB Business customer base is approximately 11%, generally fluctuating with the economic cycle.
THE Coega Development Corporation (CDC) announced last week that it handed over certificates to 200 Small Macro Medium Enterprises (SMMEs) who took part in the Black Economic Empowerment Competitiveness Improvement Programme (BEECIP).
With South Africa currently in the grip of debilitating rolling black-outs and load shedding due to the Eskom power grid being stretched to capacity, and exacerbated by a loss of capacity at its Majuba power station in Mpumalanga, it comes as a ray of light that GRI – Renewable Industries officially announced the opening of
Several national and international donors have joined forces to establish a new fund to support innovations in early learning in South Africa. The R15 million fund, called the Innovation Edge, aims to inspire and enable bold new initiatives with the potential to transform early learning access and quality.
Bright Stars, together with their partners including DHL SA Foundation Trust, are calling for interested Gauteng residents to join them for a free 1 day training session on Saturday 15 November in Johannesburg to find out more about mentoring SA’s next generation.
The FNB Holiday Towns House Price Index continues to point to an improving holiday town market, albeit coming off a low base. After some years of lagging the more primary residence-driven city markets, recent quarters’ data increasingly point to a noticeable strengthening in house price growth performance in the Holiday Town residential market.