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The biggest names in Southern African business attended the 2016 All Africa Business Leaders Awards in Partnership with CNBC Africa (AABLA) in Johannesburg during a glamorous gala dinner on September 29. The Southern African winners will go on to compete against their peers from around the continent in the All
The Top 26 Miss South Africa semi-finalists – who are vying for the title of Miss South Africa 2017 – were revealed during a media briefing at The Maslow Hotel in Sandton. The Miss South Africa 2017 semi-finalists are an impressive group. Among them are a medical doctor and a
The search has begun for the young woman who will follow in the footsteps of the current Miss South Africa, Ntandoyenkosi Kunene, and become one of South Africa’s most prominent ambassadors. Entries are now open for the 2017 Miss South Africa Pageant and close on August 27 this year. The
Human Resources is often seen as an insignificant part in most organisations, however, it has progressed from an admin focused function to a strategic business effort and for that reason a significant number of individuals are pushing boundaries, which The Future of HR Awards in association with Careers 24 recognise.
Culinary Team South Africa will be among the 52 countries showcasing their talents, skills and culinary specialities to the world in October at the Culinary Olympics, which is held once every four years in Germany. The 29 intricate dishes that make up what is known as the Cold Table, consist
Winter is around the corner and with the UEFA EURO 2016 from June 10 to July 10 and the Rio 2016 Olympics from August 5 to 21 August 21, it’s the perfect excuse to get a new SUHD TV and stay at home. Samsung has announced the launch of its new Super
The Sandton Times had the privilege of meeting the team of men and women in chef’s whites who will be flying the South African flag when they compete against over 40 nations in the IKA Culinary Olympics in Erfurt, Germany, in October this year. “The IKA Culinary Olympics is the
Home to a burgeoning list of green buildings – including some of the largest and most cutting edge on the continent – Sandton Central and the broader Sandton node is an epicentre for green buildings in Africa. Now Sandton Central’s landmark Sandton Convention Centre has been selected to host the
The R5-bllion Mall of Africa opened this weekend to reveal a whole new world of shopping, as well as an assortment of new entertainment, leisure and dining options. JSE-listed real estate capital growth fund Attacq Limited holds the commercial development rights to Waterfall and owns 80% of the Mall of
Wildlife activist, Anton Fouche has commenced with his 32 day scaffold tower endurance stunt as a fundraising exercise for his George2Vietnam initiative, a “Wildlife Demand Reduction Campaign” geared at anti Rhino poaching. With the aim of raising R1 Million in 32 days, Fouche will live on a scaffold tower located at