AGRICULTURE

AfDB, Purdue University host conference on successful farming technologies

Hosted by the African Development Bank and Purdue University, the Scale Up Conference on Agricultural Innovations is currently under way in Indiana, USA.

2 hours ago

ICT

Are retailers using tech correctly?

The digital shift in retail does not refer only to the notion that customers will one day forgo physical stores and shop exclusively online...

By Sebastian Isaac 19 hours ago

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

High performance, smart hospitals in Africa

The next generation of healthcare buildings will be very different from the hospitals, clinics and general practitioner (GP) surgeries we are familiar with today...

By Laura Swanepoel 22 hours ago

PROPERTY

Global real estate transparency index highlights need for further improvements in SSA

JLL and LaSalle's biennial Global Real Estate Transparency Index has noted that increased regulatory requirements and greater data availability have driven incremental improvements...

22 hours ago

RETAIL

Smart checkout tech to exceed $45bn transactions by 2023

Retail spend at frictionless payment stores like Amazon Go will grow from an estimated $253 million in 2018 to over $45 billion by 2023, as retailers strive to eliminate queues...

22 hours ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

Facebook rewards community leaders

Facebook introduces Community Leadership Programme winners for Africa...

1 day ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

Revealed: MMA SA Smarties 2018 shortlist!

The MMA SA Smarties shortlist has been announced, as part of the global mobile marketing awards programme that honours innovation and creativity while measuring the impact and success of mobile on business...

RETAIL

Franchising sector shows resilience despite challenging conditions

The Franchise Association of South Africa's latest franchise survey, shows that of all the business formats and across all sectors, franchising, through its unique business format, continues to show growth...

1 day ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

The One Club launches in Egypt

The One Club has launched its first international chapter: The One Club for Creativity-Cairo...

1 day ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

Parental Control report reveals children's online activities in Nigeria

A study conducted by Kaspersky Lab has revealed online activities of children across Nigeria, based on statistics from the company's Parental Control modules...

1 day ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

AfCFTA will spur industrialisation

The African Continental Free Trade Area will spur Africa's industrialisation and economic development...

1 day ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

Reuters rolls out its news video service in Africa

Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is extending its African video offering with a mobile-first news video service, Africa Journal...

By Yuveshen Darmalingum 21 Sep 2018

MARKETING & MEDIA

Africa Dialogues wins at Ghana Event Awards

Africa Dialogues wins Best Corporate Event at Ghana Event Awards 2018...

21 Sep 2018

MARKETING & MEDIA

Five roots to Central Africa's industrialisation

Four years after the oil boom ended and Central African countries faced a sudden reverse in their fortunes from the strong growth of the early 2000...

By Antonio Pedro and Julian Slotman 21 Sep 2018

TOURISM

SA travellers' top 10 fastest growing destinations

According to analysis conducted by Travelport, the countries that have seen the greatest growth in flight bookings from travellers in South Africa in the last 12 months are Mauritius, Thailand and Zimbabwe...

21 Sep 2018

MARKETING & MEDIA

Presentations: The marketing factor

Have you ever sat in a presentation or pitch wishing it would be over? The answer that I believe 99.9% of people will reply with is a resounding YES...

By Keenan Bouwer 21 Sep 2018

TOURISM

Hospitality industry a leading employer in Kenya

A grim picture has recently been presented in a survey by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics that of a whopping seven million Kenyans currently unemployed with only 1.4 million desperately looking for work...

By Josephine Wawira 21 Sep 2018

MARKETING & MEDIA

TNT Africa launches rebranded entertainment channel

African audiences can prepare themselves to re-imagine TV through TNT, a young, fresh and entertainment-filled offering for the entire family...

21 Sep 2018

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

Johannesburg's construction cost inflation gets 6% hike

According to research conducted by Turner & Townsend, the cost of global construction is set to rise by 4.3% during 2018 compared to 4.1% in 2017...

21 Sep 2018

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