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Commonwealth marks 40 years of promoting democracy through election observation

Oct 21, 2020 • NewsComments Off on Commonwealth marks 40 years of promoting democracy through election observation

The Commonwealth Secretariat is inviting members of the press to its final Elections at 40 Expert Forum to commemorate four decades of international election observation. The forum, entitled Electoral Technologies and Social Media: Truth and Trust in the Digital Age, will take place at 2pm BST today (21 October). As technology plays a growing role [&hellip...

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Pitch meetings go both ways

Oct 19, 2020 • NewsComments Off on Pitch meetings go both ways

Recently I was called to help a company with some damage control as a result of negative online reviews they received. During the initial call, I did say that online reviews are generally a symptom of a larger issue. We may be able to help with the immediate...

Standard Chartered appoints Maria Ramos as independent non-executive director David Tang appointed to Board Risk Committee

Oct 16, 2020 • NewsComments Off on Standard Chartered appoints Maria Ramos as independent non-executive director David Tang appointed to Board Risk Committee

Standard Chartered PLC (the “Company”) today announces the appointment of Maria Ramos (aged 61) as an independent non-executive director to its Board of Directors with effect from 1 January 2021. Maria will join the Company’s Audit and Board...

The little Caddy that could do

Oct 6, 2020 • NewsComments Off on The little Caddy that could do

The VW 1.0 Caddy TSI Trendline, a Multi-Purpose Vehicle, surprised me in ways I wasn’t expecting. Easy to understand why it’s ever-popular with small to medium size companies. And yes it makes for a good family car as well. What is it? A rather spacious...

IDC to Explore the Evolving Priorities for Digital Transformation at Virtual CIO Summit in South Africa

Oct 2, 2020 • NewsComments Off on IDC to Explore the Evolving Priorities for Digital Transformation at Virtual CIO Summit in South Africa

Just under 80% of CIOs in South Africa are prioritizing customer excellence through the development of new products and services as a key outcome of their ongoing digital transformation initiatives. That’s according to a survey conducted by global...

Traffic Alert: N3 Toll Route

Sep 15, 2020 • News, TrafficComments Off on Traffic Alert: N3 Toll Route

Road users are warned that all north- and southbound lanes on the N3 Toll Route near De Hoek Toll Plaza (in the vicinity of Grootvlei) will be closed intermittently on Thursday, 17 September between 10:00 and 13:00. This temporary closure is required by Eskom...

Local Tattoo Shop Owner, Creates Worlds First Covid-19 Protective Shirt

Sep 15, 2020 • NewsComments Off on Local Tattoo Shop Owner, Creates Worlds First Covid-19 Protective Shirt

In the face of adversity, the entrepreneurial spirit shines brightest. The same is incredibly true – for businessman and creative thinker – Andrew King. As the owner of M&K Before Ink – based in Edenvale, Johannesburg – Andrew immediately...

South Africans can prepare themselves to be Starrstruck

Sep 9, 2020 • NewsComments Off on South Africans can prepare themselves to be Starrstruck

South Africans prepare yourselves to be Starrstruck this Spring! An amazing new online platform will bring performers and fans closer together through perfectly curated, high-end, content on demand. Fans will be able to enjoy exclusive and never seen before...

Covid-19 brings cloud to the fore across Africa

Sep 3, 2020 • NewsComments Off on Covid-19 brings cloud to the fore across Africa

JOHANNESBURG, 2 September 2020: The Covid-19 pandemic has pushed cloud computing to the front of decision-makers minds, according to the new Cloud in Africa 2020 Report¹. Released today by market research leaders World Wide Worx, in partnership with F5, Dell...

One of Mzansi’s biggest fundraising events in history gets SA’s sporting legends racing for change!

Aug 26, 2020 • NewsComments Off on One of Mzansi’s biggest fundraising events in history gets SA’s sporting legends racing for change!

South African NGO, Events to Aid, in partnership with a needs-matched life insurer, BrightRock, today launched one of the biggest fundraising initiatives in the history of South Africa – The BrightRock Battle of the Sports! This event will see 12 of...