IN an announcement that re enforces the brand’s growing traction in the South African market, Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced that Protea Hotels by Marriott® has been named the Coolest Hotel Brand in the Sunday Times Generation Next Survey 2017. Designed for the progressive yet pragmatic traveller seeking... Read more
Southern Africa is known for being bountiful when it comes to natural resources and stupendous scenery, making it one of the most sought after locations for a paramount nature experience. Tomjachu Bush Retreat is one of the most remarkable natural locations South Africa has to provide. This retreat prides... Read more
Cape Town’s popular Museum Night returns
Explore the museums of the V&A Waterfront in a new light, after dark. After a successful pilot event in July 2016, Museum Night V&A Waterfront returns with two events scheduled for 2017, the first taking place on the night of Wednesday 28 June. The event allows the public to... Read more
Innovative offering allows every credit-active South African to access credit information TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) has launched a new USSD channel offering, making it easier for South Africans to access their credit score and information from any cellphone, even those that do not have mobile data or smartphone capabilities. The... Read more
New look for well-liked Oudtshoorn hotel
OUDTSHOORN, the Klein Karoo town known for (among other things), ostrich riding and the Cango Caves, is set to enjoy a new-look hotel when the well-known Protea Hotel by Marriott Oudtshoorn Riempie Estate undergoes refurbishment. The new owners, who acquired the property in October last year, felt that it... Read more
Woolworths Celebrates 10 Years Of The Good Business Journey
A decade of making the difference Woolworths Holdings Limited (WHL) is pleased to announce the 10th anniversary of its Good Business Journey (GBJ), a flagship South African sustainability programme that was launched in 2007 by Simon Susman, now Chairman of WHL, as a commitment by Woolworths to make a... Read more
Leaders in the world of décor and design will be given prime space to showcase their unending talent in various settings at this year’s Decorex Cape Town – co-sponsored by Plascon and Caesarstone – taking place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 27 to 30 April. “Being... Read more
The vast majority of people who take time off to raise children (or other caregiving work) would ultimately like to return to the workplace. But transitioning back isn’t so easy. Research by the Center for Talent Innovation shows that only 73% of highly qualified women who wanted to return... Read more
WITH a fourth win for the revered German manufacturer, the Opel Astra took top honours at the 2017 South African Car Of The Year announcement. Facing prodigiously tough competition in this year’s 10-vehicle strong line-up – vehicles that all represent the best of the best from a cross-section of... Read more
Volkswagen has expanded the offering of its best-selling Polo model range with the addition of a 1.0 litre petrol engine. Over 155,600 Polo hatch body variants have been sold in South Africa since its launch in February 2010. The popularity of Polo has been acknowledged through numerous awards which... Read more