The African Development Bank has launched a Youth Advisory Group to create 25 million jobs and impact 50 million youth across the continent...
30 Nov 2017
Index insurance is being promoted as a solution to protect climate affected smallholder farmers in Africa. This type of microinsurance is slowly gaining ground as a way of compensating farmers for...
Wambi Michael 25 Oct 2017
Coinciding with International Day of the Girl Child, Mastercard recently launched the African leg of its Girls4Tech programme...
19 Oct 2017
Graça Machel Trust announces new initiative to create a powerful movement of African women focused on advancing Africa's future...
23 Aug 2016
Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa (BMIA) has partnered with key African universities to provide executive training for the advancement of financial journalism...
19 Mar 2015
As the demand from sub-Saharan African countries for online training steadily grows, the number of online courses is said to have increased by 390% over the past five years.
3 Mar 2014
The Sanlam Awards for Excellence in Financial Journalism, which have opened for entries, have grouped next year's awards into platform neutral, platform specific and special awards.
9 Dec 2013
Hyprop Investments has continued its offshore push by acquiring an interest in two shopping centres in Croatia.
Alistair Anderson 20 hours ago
While the advertising industry is cluttered with award shows, the Midas Awards that recognise the world's best financial advertising are ones to watch as this form of brand messaging is aimed at gaining the rarest kind of consumer trust imaginable. Here's how SA's own Cullinan agency recently proved its weight in gold.
Leigh Andrews 15 Feb 2018
Tower Property Fund could receive a rerating this year and raise capital as the junior property stock looks to stabilise its Croatian portfolio and complete developments in Cape Town.
15 Feb 2018
Although I have lived long enough to be aware of the inevitability of economic cycles, I am always oddly proud whenever I read about Malta's strong economic performance - as if I had something to do with it! After a decade's diet of negative South African poltico-economic views, I'd forgotten that curious feeling of civic optimism, the effervescence of possibility and the Candidean sense of living in the best of all possible worlds that good news cultivates.
Marcus 'The Maltese Falcon' Brewster 9 Feb 2018
The Midas Awards for the World's Best Financial Advertising has announced its 2017 winners and South Africa has struck gold with 12 Midas Gold Ingots in the bag.
7 Feb 2018