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More than six years ago, Sandton based Africa Business News (ABN) launched its dedicated events division ABN Event Productions, bringing CNBC Africa and Forbes Africa aligned events to the continent, attracting the highest caliber of participants and attendees from both public and private sector, fortifying its position as not only
Ten years ago on June 1, Sandton based CNBC Africa, launched its operations in Johannesburg with then South African President Thabo Mbeki as the opening interview. A decade later, the channel celebrates this milestone. The 10 year anniversary was marked with a celebratory markets opening at the JSE in Sandton,
Everyone has experienced that moment of panic when you realize you forgot a personal item on a plane, bus, train, taxi and in many cases, your Uber. To acknowledge Uber’s most forgetful riders, and to prepare for Mercury falling into Retrograde in just over a week, Uber has created The
A radiant Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters was crowned just over a week ago as Miss South Africa 2017 at a glittering ceremony held at Sun City, presented by Sun International in collaboration with Cell C. Runners-up were Adè van Heerden from the Western Cape (1st Princess) and Boipelo Mabe from Alexandra in
Cars.co.za Consumer Awards announced the thirteen best-considered new purchases in their respective categories of the South African new vehicle market, as well as the overall Brand of the Year, on January 19. The event was attended by approximately 300 guests including prominent South African motor industry executives, including representatives from
The Empty Shop set a world record for the most clothing ever donated and it’s back in Sandton this year, looking to scale new heights and once again make the record books. The award-winning The Empty Shop – which returns for a third year to Sandton City from October 29
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.