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...

Eastern Cape farmers and traditional leaders unite

Organised agriculture and traditional leaders in the Eastern Cape have committed to working together to initiate agricultural development at an unprecedented scale as a...

SAIMI appoints Director of Operations

PORT ELIZABETH – The South African International Maritime Institute (SAIMI) has announced the appointment of Soraya Artman to steer its operational side, as it...

Electric cars could soon be a hot commodity in South Africa

At the moment South Africa risks being left behind in the changeover to greener vehicles, but the good news is that Nissan, BMW and...

Digital start-ups are growing, and quickly!

The old adage goes that entrepreneurs are born not made, but this myth has been busted with a programme that is helping start-ups to...

Forging future architects

(Cape Town) - dhk has kicked off a new partnership with the internationally recognised non-profit organisation Go for Gold, with two beneficiaries from its...

This young woman’s Limpopo farming operation has been given a boost

One of the youngest female farmers in Limpopo, Mahlatse Matlakana employs four people from her local Ga-Kibi Village on an 8-hectare green pepper farm. Now...

Global kudos for SA tourism outfit

(Kigali, Rwanda) – South African tourism outfit Mantis Collection, which runs top accommodation establishments worldwide and is chaired by Port Elizabeth-based businessman Adrian Gardiner,...

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,...

Call for ethical leadership drive in SA

(Port Elizabeth) – The abhorrent legacy of the Gupta family, the role they played in state capture and the dearth of courageous and ethical...

East Cape farmers unite in face of mounting challenges

(Port Alfred) – Political instability and the ongoing effects of the crippling three-year drought are among the biggest challenges facing Eastern Cape farmers but,...

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...