Vaal Mall’s fresh new retail attracts shoppers plus double digit growth
The addition of an array of exciting new tenants has secured Vaal Mall an 18% increase in shoppers over the past year and an impressive 11% increase in the last six months alone to ensure its place as the shopping and entertainment capital of the region. Shoppers can now... Read more
Volkswagen, Qhubeka giving the gift of time
Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) has continued its partnership with Qhubeka Bicycle Education Empowerment Programme (BEEP) by sponsoring six young cyclists as they prepare for the Telkom 947 cycle challenge being raced in November. These six school children were among the winners of the 2016’s Bergville Cycle race.  They... Read more
Lusikisiki joins digital migration wave
Residents of Makwalweni village in Lusikisiki on Thursday joined the digital migration movement when the Department of Communications led a public awareness campaign in the Eastern Cape. The digital terrestrial television (DTT) public awareness visit to the surrounding villages in Lusikisiki came ahead of the Siyahlola Presidential Monitoring visit to the... Read more
Travel programme set boost EU communities
Airbnb is today sharing new data that shows travel using Airbnb is expected to boost communities in Europe by an estimated €340 billion of economic output by 2020 and will support an estimated 1 million jobs across the region in 2020. The announcement comes after Chris Lehane, Airbnb Global... Read more
CABINET has called on all sectors of society to join hands in defeating the incidents of abuse and violence against women and children. The executive has also urged communities to work with the police and justice system to bring perpetrators to book. “President Jacob Zuma has called for a... Read more
The days of taxi drivers losing money by deviating from their routes and taxi rank queues for minor service on their vehicles could soon be over with the launch of the first Bardahl South Africa Eyethu shop in the Eastern Cape at the Chatham Taxi Rank in Mthatha on... Read more
Volunteerism is an increasingly potent way for South African businesses and individuals to support the country’s arts community – and is rapidly becoming a key feature of Business and Arts South Africa’s ongoing work. Over the past few years, Business and Arts South Africa has refined its two volunteer... Read more
22-11-2011 -Building a house is back-breaking word, but doing it yourself fosters a sense of pride and accomplishment – even more so when you’re building for someone who has great need of it. That was the outcome of a week’s work by employees of the Mercedes-Benz group of companies,... Read more
MBSA praised for community contributor efforts
Mercedes-Benz South Africa (MBSA) has been recognised as a Level 1 Silver Community Contributor for its Corporate Social Investment (CSI) efforts by the National CSI Registrar (NCSIR), on behalf of the National Department of Social Development. MBSA’s philosophy on CSI is an abiding belief that change can only come... Read more
ON FRIDAY, 28 October 2011, Richard, who is the sole proprietor of Waste Management Systems in East London will set off from the Workbench Centre and aims to push a Wheelie Bin covering 100km in a 24 hour period. Once again – this is not a challenge for the... Read more