Land Rover announces 70th anniversary celebration
Giant 250m wide Defender outline drawn in the snow at 2,700m in the French Alps to mark Land Rover’s 70th anniversary Tribute to the Wilks brothers’ first sketch of the original Land Rover shape in the sand of Red Wharf Bay, Anglesey, UK Land Rover announces World Land Rover... Read more
President Ramaphosa aims for stronger BRICS
President Cyril Ramaphosa says he is looking forward to strengthening relations between South Africa and other members of the BRICS countries. The President emphasised the importance of South Africa’s relations with members of the BRICS countries during his engagements with the governments of the People’s Republic of China and... Read more
President Ramaphosa meets DIRCO
President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) to use its diplomatic presence in the world to attract investment and facilitate greater volumes of trade. President Ramaphosa also underscored the significance of DIRCO “as the face and mirror of our country”. The President said... Read more
SA companies to show off wares at Ghana Trade Fair
Local companies are set to partake in the Ghana International Trade Fair that gets underway later this week. A group of 20 South African companies specialising in agro-processing, chemicals, clothing and textiles, forestry furniture, creative industries, built environment and capital equipment will exhibit their products and services at the... Read more
Google-Getty deal is good, but more needs to be done
SAFREA applauds the partnership between Google and Getty Images that was announced earlier this month with a view to preventing photographic copyright infringement. The two digital media giants signed an agreement that provides Google with a multi-year licence allowing the use of Getty’s images in its products, with a... Read more
SA remains committed to trade on the continent
South Africa remains committed to intra-African investment, says Trade and Invest Africa (TIA) head, Lerato Mataboge. Speaking at a networking session on Monday, Mataboge assured delegates of South Africa’s support and commitment to the realisation of high level intra-African trade and investment. The networking session was attended by a... Read more
Facebook joins hands with partners across Africa for a safer Internet
Aim – Raising awareness of emerging online issues and helping to explore ways to make the Internet safer for all JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, February 6, 2018/ — Celebrating Safer Internet Day (SID) (https://goo.gl/EGR7dd) under the connected theme of “Create, connect and share respect: A better internet starts with you”,... Read more
Slowing demand for global markets as 2016 inflows decrease says report
A LEADING provider of independent investment research says worldwide flows decreased to $728 billion in 2016 from $1 trillion in 2015, signaling slowing demand for global markets. Morningstar published its fifth annual Global Asset Flows Report examining worldwide 2016 mutual fund and exchange-traded product (ETP) asset flows. The US fund industry had new... Read more
Life Healthcare acquires UK-based Alliance Medical Group
Life Healthcare Group, one of South Africa’s largest hospital groups, has entered into an agreement whereby Life Healthcare will acquire approximately 95% of Alliance Medical Group Limited based in the United Kingdom (UK). Senior Management at Alliance Medical will acquire the balance of approximately 5% in the company. Senior... Read more
06-01-2012 – •    Celebrations to mark “125 years of the automobile” the key focus of activities   •    Involvement of all areas: Museum, Archives and Collection, Classic Centre and Club Management •    In South Africa 16 major events visited by thousands of enthusiasts Stuttgart –125 years of the automobile... Read more