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Episode 162: Ravi Naidoo takes us through 21 years of Design Indaba - Part 1

Date: 11 Feb 2016
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#DesignMonth: Fashion forward with Leah Misika

Leah Misika is the founder and managing director of La Mode Fashion. She's a design creative whose love for fashion and background in retail management makes for a well-balanced integration of disciplines...

By Beverley Klein

'Apping' SA's awesome SMEs

You can be part of the new Awesome South Africa app, designed to promote local business...

By Leigh Andrews

Turning a Little into a lot: Africa's maker culture

The maker culture's on the rise. Different from the manufacturing process where replicas are churned out, it signals a return to the basics and designing and making with a strong sense of personalisation. Here's how elements are popping up in video...

By Leigh Andrews

Getting a feel for the luxury market in Africa

Prestige marketing isn't just about classy shots of high-end products - you still have to follow the tried and trusted marketing methods that make people relate to your brand, especially on the continent...

By Leigh Andrews

Innovative tax return system expands to Namibia with PwC

Having integrated with SARS eFiling in 2014, TaxTim is now expanding beyond South Africa to assist Africans further up the continent with its tax technology...

African markets emerge on global retail development index

The 2015 Global Retail Development Index (GRDI), published by AT Kearney, places three sub-Saharan countries in the top 30 - Botswana #18, Nigeria #23 and Angola #30...

The mobile revolution in Africa

The influx of mobile phone has enhanced ease of access across the world - no more so than in Africa...

Namibia joins Africa's mobile phone banking boom

Namibia is among the few African countries with money account penetration greater than 10%, a study done by rating agency Moody's Investors Service said. Namibia's penetration is 48% while that of South Africa is 58%...

Showing how easy it is to go local for Team Namibia

Team Namibia's first TV commercial, by Weathermen & Co., aims to encourage Namibian consumers to buy and support locals and make Namibian products and services part of their everyday life...

Issued by Weathermen & Co

Brewing up a record number of entries with Tafel Lager

Weathermen & Co.'s client, Tafel Lager, made history with their latest consumer interaction promotion after receiving a remarkable 4.7 million entries into their Tafel Lager National Bakkie Lotto competition...

Issued by Weathermen & Co

Companies 'Gear Up' for Netflix

The global video streaming website Netflix launched in Namibia last week, prompting MultiChoice to claim that it 'welcomes' the competition...

By Netumbo Nekomba

Award-winning designer scoops CNN interview

Award-winning designer and columnist Leah Misika has even more reason to celebrate the new year after nailing an interview on global news network CNN's 'African Voices' - an incredible addition to her ever-growing portfolio...

By Netumbo Nekomba

Weathermen & Co team hit 1,000-day mark

The Weathermen & Co team celebrated 1,000 days in business and credit goes to the real heroes behind their success story, the W&Co team, who has consistently raised the bar and delivered breakthrough results in all aspects.

Issued by Weathermen & Co

Namibia: Second ICT Summit sets target to bridge digital divide

The Ministry of Information and Communication Technology announced last week that the 2nd National ICT summit will take place at the beginning of October under the umbrella theme "Bridging the Digital Gap"...

By Freeman Ngulu

Africa's first linear online TV station launches in Namibia

Africa's first linear online TV station has quietly taken off at the coast in Walvis Bay and is promising to be a force to be reckoned with in the TV and film industry.

Namibian Broadcasting Corporation signs agreement with Jasco

The Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) has extended its Service Level Agreement (SLA) after signing a three-year contract with Jasco Broadcast Solutions...

Namibia: MTC launches O-Yeah

MTC Mobile Application has launched an 'app' that gives users of smartphones, tablets and personal computers easy access and flexibility to determine their own costing for voice, data, SMS and social media bundles...

By Mandisa Rasmeni

SADC vows to meet 2016 DTT deadline

WALVIS BAY, NAMIBIA: The Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries that are still using the analogue broadcasting signal are committed to migrate to digital broadcasting by June 2016...

By Nthambeleni Gabara

Namibia: Find your way with pocket guide app

The Tourism Expo served as the launch platform for an exciting new app with a high utility value for tourists. It offers local establishments and tourism operators...

By Ibilola

Namibia again tops African press freedom charts

Namibia has moved five places on the global press freedom charts, becoming 17th in the world, while clinging onto its top spot in Africa - for the fourth year running...

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