The most advanced online advertising marketplace to launch
Ads2Trade, an automated, web-based, outdoor media aggregator and trading platform is set to launch in South Africa, promising to revolutionise the estimated R5 billion local Out of Home (O.O.H.) advertising industry. South Africa will be the first to rollout this global franchise. A robust, secure, auditable and integrated online... Read more
SA scoops best exhibitor award in SADC region
South Africa took home the best exhibitor award in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region at the conclusion of the 54th Feira International de Maputo trade fair on Sunday. The South African pavilion at the Feira International de Maputo (FACIM) was hosted by the Department of Trade and... Read more
Media key to social cohesion
Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane says it is the responsibility of government and the media fraternity to contribute to the development of the country in achieving social cohesion and nation building. “A truly transformed media can play a greater and more meaningful role in ensuring that citizens have greater access... Read more
Local airwaves get more interesting with TUT FM
Communications Deputy Minister Pinky Kekana on Tuesday officially opened the Tshwane University of Pretoria (TUT) campus radio station situated in Soshanguve, north of Pretoria. TUT FM 96.2 is a community radio station based at the TUT South campus, about 35km from Pretoria. The station, which broadcasts within a 50km... Read more
Celebrating young creatives, Brand South Africa heads to the Loerie Awards 2018
Celebrating young creatives, Brand South Africa will be heading to Durban for the internationally recognised Loerie Awards 2018. The Loeries are Africa and the Middle East’s premier initiative that recognises, rewards, inspires and fosters creative excellence in the brand communication industry. Now in its fourth year in Durban, the... Read more
Summit to discuss community media
Deputy Minister of Communications Pinky Kekana will on Monday open the Inaugural Media Development and Diversity Community Media Summit to be held at Birchwood Conference centre in Boksburg. The Community Media Summit is part of the Ministry of Communications’ efforts to align community media with the developments of the... Read more
Facebook more than just a networking platform
Communications Deputy Minister Pinky Kekana says social media platforms like Facebook have become more than just a networking site, they are now used for news, marketing and even campaigning. Speaking at the inaugural Facebook NGO DAY in Sandton, Johannesburg, Kekana said a study had revealed that 18 million South... Read more
Brand South Africa’s Domestic Perceptions Research wins two awards at the Southern African Market Research Association (SAMRA)
Brand South Africa in collaboration with its domestic perceptions research agencies, African Response and MarkData, are proud to announce to have won two awards at the annual Southern African Market Research Association (SAMRA) conference.  SAMRA is a non-profitable marketing research organisation that seeks to fulfil its objectives of growing... Read more
MTN retains position as South Africa’s most valuable brand: 2018 Brand Finance survey reveals
According to the findings of the 2018 Brand Finance survey, the world’s leading independent brand valuation and strategy consultancy, MTN has retained their top position as the country’s most valuable brand. MTN’s brand value soared by 8% to R44, 2 billion, to maintain its leadership as South Africa’s most... Read more
Coega bags yet another nomination for the Vision 2030 Awards
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC), has been informed of its nomination as a finalist in the Infrastructure Development Award category in the Vision 2030 Awards taking place in Johannesburg on 21 June 2018. The CDC, which is the implementing agent of choice, has seen it flying the Eastern Cape... Read more