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Miss SA Lalela Mswane to test her financial literacy skills on TV

Independent online (SA) 04 Jul 2022
Reigning Miss South Africa Lalela Mswane is a busy bee these days ... Five days before she walks on to the stage, Mswane will test her money knowledge on the premier of the financial education TV quiz show, the Sanlam Moola-Money Family Game Show ... .

South Africans left in the dark after grid collapse

Hot Air 02 Jul 2022
South Africa relies on electrical heating for a majority of both residential and business properties and winter has arrived there, so the situation is growing critical ... Eskom extended them so that some residents and businesses have gone without power for more than 9 hours a day.

Google celebrates small businesses month with e-commerce summit

Business Day Online 16 Jun 2022
As part of a month-long commemoration of International Micro, Small, and Medium-sized ...

Western Cape government allocates R25.7bn for youth development, encourages startups

Independent online (SA) 16 Jun 2022
Western Cape Premier Alan Winde said he was encouraging the youth of South Africa to start their own businesses. “This Youth Day, I am calling on out-of-the-box thinkers and risk-takers to follow their passion and start their own businesses ... Take advantage of this and start the business venture you’ve been dreaming of,” he said.

WATCH: The state of mining in SA

Business Day 16 Jun 2022
Business Day TV unpacked the report with PwC’s Africa energy, ...

Africa being ‘punished’ by fossil fuel investment ban – Niger

Al Jazeera 15 Jun 2022
Africa is being “punished” by the decisions of Western countries to end public financing for foreign fossil-fuel projects by the end of 2022, Niger’s president has said ... He made the remarks at the Africa CEO Forum, a two-day conference gathering about 1,500 African business executives and politicians.

WATCH: Bitcoin shows signs of recovery after freefall

Business Day 09 Jun 2022
Business Day TV caught up with Luno’s GM for ...

Montana filmmaker documents unlikely team who battled African poaching

Black Hills Pioneer 08 Jun 2022
Chieftainess Shikabeta, who ruled over the kingdom of Shikabeta, and Roland Norton, who operated a safari business ... “As we talked, he told me a crazy story about a woman chief who had knocked on his door one day. Women chiefs are not common in Africa,” he said. “Roland ran an import/export business facilitating the mining industry of Zambia.

WATCH: Pioneering cross-border payments in Africa

Business Day 07 Jun 2022
... as Africa opens up via the African Continental Free Trade Area ... Business Day TV spoke to Ruhling Herbst, acting executive head  for Africa Business Development at BankservAfrica; Alastair Tempest, CEO of EFSA (E-commerce Forum of SA); and Karen Nadasen, CEO of PayU SA.

Unfair to penalise airlines for not providing cheap tickets, says aviation body

Business Day 05 Jun 2022
... local business,” Aaron Munetsi, CEO of the Airlines Association of Southern Africa, told Business Day at the weekend...

Dr. Edith Dankwa honoured at 6th CEO Excellence Awards

B & FT Online 03 Jun 2022
Two years later, she joined the Business in Africa Magazine and the Business and Financial Times as an administrator ... Under her tutelage, the flagship publication, the Business and Financial Times (B&FT) has grown from a boutique, weekly newspaper to production on every working day, save holidays.

Tullow Oil to buy Capricorn to create $1.9 billion company

Joy Online 02 Jun 2022
They’ll together own 1 billion barrels of resources across Africa and almost 100,000 barrels a day of production, Dhir said on a conference call. Output is expected to reach 120,000 barrels a day by 2025. “There’s been no other business like this with the singular focus on Africa, with the scale,” Dhir said.

CCBA exceeds 80% local sourcing target; finds reason to celebrate Africa Day

B & FT Online 01 Jun 2022
The Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) has exceeded its target to source 80 percent of its raw materials locally by 2020 as it is currently doing about 83 percent, an achievement it finds worthy of celebration on Africa Day ... Africa Day has taken on a new significance under the ...

Israel Aerospace Industries plays key role at UAE global industry summit

Cleveland Jewish News 01 Jun 2022
Sharon Biton, IAI vice president for marketing in the Middle East and North Africa, told JNS in recent days that the company’s participation went far beyond business ties. “When you create defense for your neighbors, you also create defense for the State of Israel,” he said ... We aim to be world leaders in this field ... ‘A small step forward’ ... .

Africa Day 2022 celebrated in Malaysia with strong determination for more developed continent

Malaysian National News Agency 28 May 2022
Africa Day 2022 celebrated in Malaysia with strong determination for more developed continent ... Abukar Abdi, a former Somali federal minister, was speaking at the Africa Day 2022 celebration in Malaysia on Wednesday night organised by 20 African diplomatic missions in Malaysia ... This was the first physical Africa Day celebration since 2019.

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