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Waterpod a solution to water-scarcity?

Waterpod a solution to water-scarcity?

Having met years ago by coincidence in Johannesburg, the innovators conceptualized what is called Waterpod, the water purification solution designed to offer self-servicing drinking water-refill solution for everyone, thanks to I-Drop Water and Bluewater concept, whose mantra ‘Swedish ingenuity meets African innovation’ fits perfectly like water coming from the tap. The refill machine can provide […]

Ilaphi Creations wins big at the Arts & Culture initiative

Ilaphi Creations wins big at the Arts & Culture initiative

Xolisile, who owns Ilaphi Creations- a textile and design company- bagged two major awards at the Grant recipients’ event, held at the famous but old The RandClub in the CBD-Jozi. Ilaphi Creations, operating in Thokoza (East Rand) specializes in custom-made fabrics, interior, wall designs, cushions, aprons and so forth.    Debut Fund Programme was conceptualized […]

DriveBi an app for transport industry launched

DriveBi an app for transport industry launched

Small businesses seem to have the potential of solving this conundrum, considering the preambles of our own National Development plan. For this reason, among others, Business partners Joel Lebethe and Thapelo Muparutsa have created a mobile application that will disrupt the transport industry; the revolutionary invention called DriveBi. DriveBi is a digital ride sharing platform […]

Its a perfect 60 for Ramos as she retires from Absa

Its a perfect 60 for Ramos as she retires from Absa

My earlier intentions to step down were curtailed by Barclays PLC’s 2016 decision to sell down their controlling stake, a unique set of circumstances that required continuity. So with my coming 60th birthday I have made the decision to leave the position open for a new Chief Executive to lead the Group on the next […]

Comair commits to further talks with NUMSA

Comair commits to further talks with NUMSA

Last month the two parties agreed to set up a working committee to deal with wage discrepancies and shifts patterns at Comair after reaching a deal to avert a strike under the mediation of the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA). On Friday, Comair executive director for the Airline Division Wrenelle Stander said Numsa’s claim […]

ANC shows unity at the 107 celebration but divided on the nationalization of Reserve Bank

ANC shows unity at the 107 celebration but divided on the nationalization of Reserve Bank

This narrative is supported by an overwhelming numbers that improved the GDP of eThekweni and KwaZulu-Natal, in last week’s ANC’s 107 Celebration and Manifesto launch, respectively. The iconic Moses Mabhida Stadium was packed to raptures by supporters and comrades from all corners of mzansi, resplendent in their party’s Green and Black regalia. Yes, struggles songs […]

Was Johann Rupert being racist or shooting from the hip?

Was Johann Rupert being racist or shooting from the hip?

The multi-billionaire was a guest on the Chairman’s Conversation, an annual event hosted by the radio station’s founder Given Mkhari. Rupert, who is chair of the Swiss-based luxury-goods company Richemont as well as of South African-based company Remgro, faced tough questions from the Johannesburg crowd following a two-hour one-on-one conversation with Mkhari in which he […]

Sandwich Baron opens in Houghton

Sandwich Baron opens in Houghton

Started by the omnipotent Sally J’Arlette-Joy, who introduced handful media to her latest franchise in Houghton (Isle of Houghton) recently, by affording them to a tasting session, Sally spoke on the beginnings of the company and how she still keeps the wheel grinding after years in the food and hospitality industry that’s forever evolving. We […]

IQOS launch in SA an alternative for cigarette smokers

IQOS launch in SA an alternative for cigarette smokers

Last night in South Africa IQOS was officially unveiled by the parent company Phillip Morris International that was also beamed to other international cities.   Innovative and described by scientists as ‘technologically advanced heat-not-burn alternative to cigarettes and offers a cleaner way of enjoying real tobacco with no smoke, no ash and less smell’ it […]