Subscribe to industry newsletters

Signing ceremony (L-R): Garth Strachan, acting CEO of SABS; Jodi Scholtz, Group Chief Operating Officer at the dti and co-administrator of SABS; Tshenge Demana, Chief Director of Technical Infrastructure Institutions at the dti and co-administrator of SABS; Alfred Kgotlaesile, Manager Compulsory Standards at BOBS; Masego Marobela Managing Director of BOBS; and Keo Segomelo, Director Standards at BOBS.
Botswana and SA cooperation on standards laws

Regional harmonisation is enhanced as South Africa and Botswana sign MoU on standards regulations...

1 day ago

Image source: Gallo/Getty.
New streaming service to launch in Africa

Increasing demand for high-quality streaming content across Africa - new service launches...

1 day ago

Primedia Outdoor launches its powerful LED in Lagos

Primedia Outdoor has recently launched its new impactful 4.5m x 18m roadside LED along Oworonshoki Expressway, Nigeria...

Issued by Primedia Outdoor 23 hours ago

Africa Wired: Artificial intelligence offers benefits for Africa

Promoting AI in Africa is a top priority for the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)...

By Hugo Bourhis 1 day ago

Film training for Nigerian filmmakers

Nigerian Film Corporation partners with French Agency for Development to provide film training in Nigeria...

1 day ago

Africa's Wendy Williams fans look forward to her on air return

The Wendy Williams Show renewed for another two seasons for Sub-Saharan African viewers...

2 days ago

#GartnerSYM: Offering the 'everything customer' the multi-experience

Continuing the opening keynote from the first morning of Gartner Symposium 2019, Don Scheibenreif, distinguished VP analyst at Gartner, explained the concept of the 'everything consumer' and why we need to offer them the all-new multi-experience...

By Leigh Andrews 2 days ago

Of foxes and paradoxes in the media henhouse

Future historians may well scramble to understand what was going on at the Media Freedom Conference in London and the simultaneous Social Media summit at the White House (held earlier this year in July). They will surely be confounded by media policy in the post-broadcast era by looking at these two events. And they will struggle to reconcile what is claimed to be policy against what is actually practised on the ground...

By Derek Abdinor 3 days ago

Online sales in physical and digital goods to surpass $6tn by 2024

New data from Juniper Research states that the total transaction value of remote payments for digital and physical goods will exceed $6 trillion by 2024, representing a growth of 53%...

2 days ago

Are you the you or the us on the team bus?

The privilege I have had over my years within this industry - apart from continued learning - is observing and being exposed to new thinking, new attitudes and new generations of PR practitioners...

By Prinella Pillay 3 days ago

Multichoice to partner with Pep Stores in Uganda

MultiChoice Uganda has announced a new partnership with PEP Stores, a multinational retail company to bring DStv and GOtv products and services closer to subscribers in Kampala...

2 days ago

The role of big data in the digital world

Data, in huge numbers, can be used to grow an online business successfully...

2 days ago

African Media Agency markets END Fund

African Media Agency to steer END FUND media and PR activities in Africa...

2 days ago

Nike wins Emmy for Colin Kaepernick ad

Nike has won the Emmy for Outstanding Commercial at the 2019 Creative Arts Emmy Awards...

3 days ago

Pentawards 2019 honours best in global packaging design

The winners of the annual Pentawards, a prestigious packaging design competition, were recognised at a gala ceremony held on 12 September in London. Microsoft scooped the top Diamond prize...

16 Sep 2019

New study highlights opportunities to optimise digital evolution in Africa

Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, and South Africa, are examples of how digital inclusion can be accelerated across the continent for economic benefit to all...

3 days ago

Lucan, Maianga Cape Verde shortlisted for 2019 Lisbon Ad Fest

The Lisbon Awards Group has announced the Lisbon Health International Advertising Festival and Lisbon International Advertising Festival shortlists...

16 Sep 2019

StarTimes encourages Rwandans to produce local content

Local content producers can earn money if they innovate with new and original TV entertainment materials that can be aired on local cable TV channels...

3 days ago

Alliance Media Zambia's leader in billboard and airport advertising

Traffic density on Lusaka's busy roads rivals that of all major African cities and a high OOH allocation is a definitive choice for all Zambian marketeers.

Issued by Alliance Media 2 days ago

Show more