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From waiter to entrepreneur thanks to his unique product

From waiter to entrepreneur thanks to his unique product

Former waiter turned entrepreneur is serving as an inspiration for young South Africans. Phenyo Sebaeng (28) had to borrow money from two of his close friends in order to buy…

Digital education boost for SA’s poorest pupils

Digital education boost for SA’s poorest pupils

Private sector heavyweights support new digital education model set to upgrade SA’s poorest pupils. JOHANNESBURG – In a boost for South Africa’s ailing education system, business heavyweights are backing…

Durban entrepreneur scoops major international honour on home turf!

Durban entrepreneur scoops major international honour on home turf!

SA entrepreneur named as one of six ‘New Wealth Creators’ at Forbes Woman Africa awards.   It couldn’t have been more fitting that on International Women’s…

Local youth employment initiative wins global kudos

Local youth employment initiative wins global kudos

SA youth employment initiative wins a global award.   Congratulations to @Harambee4Work, for winning @GISCnews Impact Sourcing Influencer award at @IAOP for its ecosystem role with government and industry. #OWS19…

Why the sky’s the limit for this entrepreneur from Tembisa

Why the sky’s the limit for this entrepreneur from Tembisa

Sammy Mhaule got his first taste of being an entrepreneur as a 14-year-old when he sold ice cream on the streets of Tembisa.   Today, the young entrepreneur…

Corobrik invests in the future

Corobrik invests in the future

Corobrik’s ongoing investment in new production facilities, new technologies, new products and the architects of the future have combined to open a whole world of new possibilities in brick…

New programme to develop black-owned contact centers

New programme to develop black-owned contact centers

Brenda Tsolo has a dream. With more than 15 years of experience in contact centres, she knows the sector is ideally positioned to create job opportunities for unemployed, young South…

Mayfair Casino a jobs boost for Eastern Cape

Mayfair Casino a jobs boost for Eastern Cape

MTHATHA – In a much-needed boost for the region, South Africa’s newest, world-class casino has opened its doors.     Having broken ground late last year, the Mayfair…

Global recognition for SPAR’s plastic initiative

Global recognition for SPAR’s plastic initiative

SPAR Eastern Cape achieved global recognition for their commitment to reducing plastic pollution when they received an award at the SPAR International Conference last month.     The conference in…

Jendamark MD named Africa’s Industrialist of the Year

Jendamark MD named Africa’s Industrialist of the Year

JOHANNESBURG – JENDAMARK Automation managing director Quinton Uren was named Africa’s Industrialist of the Year at the grand finale of the All Africa Business Leaders Awards, hosted by CNBC Africa…

Jendamark MD to vie for prestigious African business leadership award

Jendamark MD to vie for prestigious African business leadership award

Quinton Uren, managing director of Port Elizabeth-based global technology company Jendamark Automation, was named a finalist in the prestigious All Africa Business Leaders Awards at an event in Johannesburg…

SA women creating a sustainable future

SA women creating a sustainable future

Women are leading SA’s drive for recycling and sustainability JOHANNESBURG – As Women’s Month draws to a close, South African women continue to fight for the country’s future…