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Business and Private Sector
2 September 2021: FNB has maintained its position as the Most Valuable Brand in South Africa for a second consecutive year in the BrandZ Top30 Most Valuable Brands by Kantar, with a Brand Value of $2.7 billion. In the independent brand valuation, the report mentioned that the country’s consumers rated FNB very highly on all...
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  After the country was left reeling from the unexpected social unrest in July 2021, businesses were looted of their products with some experiencing damage to their businesses beyond the point of no return. Although every business became a target, liquor stores, depots and transportation fleets were particularly targeted. In response to this, the South African Breweries (SAB) foundation has pledged R10-million to support some of those small...
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Unprecedented scale up of 2 million meals  04 August 2021 – Having already swiftly mobilised more than one million food parcels in the past few weeks, KFC Add Hope has further responded to the enduring and chronic food shortages in the hardest hit areas of KZN and Gauteng, by pledging a further one million food parcels....
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Sigma Connected launches title sponsorship of the Lions Carling Currie Cup team this weekend with the British & Irish Lions match   Sigma Connected is delighted to announce its sponsorship as title holder for the Lions Carling Currie Cup 2021 season – launching the partnership at this weekend’s match against the British & Irish Lions...
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Cape Town, 24 June 2021: DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider, today announced its exciting new title partnership with Lifesaving South Africa (LSA). The partnership covers three key areas, including Primary Partner to LSA’s duty lifeguards, Naming Rights to the National Championships and Presenting Partner rights for the national Watersmart water safety...
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SILVERLEA IS FIRST SA PRIMARY SCHOOL TO GET A SAKHIKAMVA 4IR STREAM LABORATORY May 2021 The return to in-person learning at Silverlea Primary school in the Western Cape gets an exciting boost with the opening of a 4IR STREAM laboratory thanks to a partnership between Sakhikamva Foundation and local business sponsor, Polyoak Packaging Group. The...
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BLUE RIBBON TO MAKE DREAMS COME TRUE – WITH GREAT PRIZES! Share the Dream Campaign Goes Live in April JOHANNESBURG, 05 April 2021 – The devastating impact of the COVID-19 pandemic goes beyond the loss of human life. The ruthless pandemic has also seen many hopes and dreams put on hold, and in most cases...
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By Steuart Pennington https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oaZvUqxE5bo The Free Market Foundation had the Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter explain what steps are being taken to restore this SOE to a level of functionality expected by the SA consumer. I found his candor genuine and has clarity of purpose compelling. Whilst the full podcast is contained above I will...
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We’ve published a study which explores the best country to start an online business. South Africa was named #68 out of 99 countries. Here are our full findings – https://bestaccountingsoftware.com/best-countries-online-business/  Our researchers looked at 20 different categories across the 99 countries; covering internet coverage and penetration, a country’s wealth and ease of doing business as...
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Kurhula Makhuvele is crowned SASKO’s Top Baker Kurhula Makhuvele of Fine Bakes has been announced as the winner of the SASKO Top Bakers Search 2020. Her exceptional talent for creating hyper-realistic illusion cakes made her the obvious choice amongst the panel of baking expert judges as well as the public, who had the final say...
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Steuart as a Speaker

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Steuart has done some 500 talks on South Africa's progress since 1994 and SA's prospects for the future'