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  • Radisson signs third hotel in Zambia
    Radisson signs third hotel in Zambia
    Radisson Hotel Group has announced its first resort and third hotel in Zambia, with the signing of Radisson Blu Resort Mosi-oa-Tunya, Livingstone, Zambia. Due to open by the end of 2022, this new addition places the group firmly on track to achieving its objective of reaching 150 hotels in operation and under development in Africa by 2025.
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    #BizTrends2021: Looking ahead at the smartphone market
    #BizTrends2021: Looking ahead at the smartphone market

    If 2020 has shown us anything, it's that change and disruption are a constant. The effects of the global coronavirus pandemic led to unprecedented shifts in the way we live, work, learn and transact - with a widespread move online and digital platforms...

    By Michelle Wynne 6 Jan 2021

    Bizcommunity's festive thank you to the SA business community
    Bizcommunity's festive thank you to the SA business community

    Since March 2020 when Covid-19 first turned business on its head, Bizcommunity has been the place where virtual business gets done, fully set up to seamlessly steer your business communications through the challenges of lockdowns, meltdowns and new remote working norms...

    Issued by Bizcommunity.com 18 Dec 2020

    RSA-EU strategic partnership encourages and supports green economic recovery
    RSA-EU strategic partnership encourages and supports green economic recovery

    Ambassador Riina Kionka, the head of the delegation of the European Union to South Africa, Ambassador Martin Schäfer, the German ambassador to SA, and Ambassador Aurélien Lechevallier, the French ambassador to SA, discuss the importance of investing in a green recovery for South Africa as well as the EU's projects in South Africa...

    Issued by GreenCape 14 Dec 2020

    #BestofBiz 2020: Healthcare
    #BestofBiz 2020: Healthcare

    What a year 2020 has been! So, we've curated the year's most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views on Bizcommunity's Healthcare platform into our #BestofBiz2020 list

    14 Dec 2020

    #BestofBiz 2020: Energy & Mining
    #BestofBiz 2020: Energy & Mining

    What a year 2020 has been! So, we've curated the year's most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views on Bizcommunity's Energy & Mining platform into our #BestofBiz2020 list...

    14 Dec 2020

    International Tourism Film Festival Africa celebrates first official awards ceremony
    International Tourism Film Festival Africa celebrates first official awards ceremony

    On Friday, 27 November, the International Tourism Film Festival Africa (ITFFA) was finally able to celebrate its first official awards ceremony of The Lockdown Edition of the ITFFA 2020 at the Radisson Red Hotel, V&A Waterfront...

    3 Dec 2020

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    Global cyber week online sales hit record high

    Salesforce data shows global online spend of $270bn...

    2 Dec 2020

    Zambia to host World Communication Forum
    Zambia to host World Communication Forum

    Under the theme "Communication in a Changing World; Challenges and Opportunities", Zambia will make history as the first African nation to host the World Communication Forum, from 24-25 November 2020...

    20 Nov 2020

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    Why harmonised retail is the future

    For many industries, predicting the future during a pandemic would be difficult - if not impossible. Retail is different. Why?

    By Oliver Guy 13 Nov 2020

    Why it's important to celebrate the power of African women in media
    Why it's important to celebrate the power of African women in media

    I am the CEO of an influencer marketing agency. Sure, we have offices in Cape Town and London. Why would I be invited to judge the APO Group African Women in Media Awards 2020...

    Issued by R-Squared SA 12 Nov 2020

    Africa Rising International Film Festival puts spotlight on GBV, BLM and unjust systems
    Africa Rising International Film Festival puts spotlight on GBV, BLM and unjust systems

    The third instalment of the Africa Rising International Film Festival (ARIFF) is scheduled to take place virtually from 27-29 November 2020...

    9 Nov 2020

    APO Group African Women in Media Award 2020 jury announced
    APO Group African Women in Media Award 2020 jury announced

    PR and marketing executives from Microsoft, Facebook, Uber, YouTube, Coca-Cola, Harley-Davidson, MasterCard, LEGO and many more are among the panel of judges for the APO Group African Women in Media Award 2020...

    5 Nov 2020

    Gen Z: The generation that is crafting a better Africa
    Gen Z: The generation that is crafting a better Africa

    Are you ready for African Gen Z...

    By Ndeye Diagne, Issued by Kantar 5 Nov 2020

    #Newsmaker: Producer Eddie Chitate launches Africa's newest streaming platform
    #Newsmaker: Producer Eddie Chitate launches Africa's newest streaming platform

    Eddie Chitate, through his production company, Brainstorm Entertainment, has launched a streaming platform called NoFTV...

    By Juanita Pienaar 4 Nov 2020

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    WCFA elects six new members to expand its global executive board

    The World Communication Forum Association (WCFA) has elected six new members to expand its global executive board to ten members from around the world...

    30 Oct 2020

    D&AD announces the first of its New Blood Shots briefs
    D&AD announces the first of its New Blood Shots briefs

    D&AD announces the first of its New Blood Shots briefs, a series of quick-fire New Blood briefs designed to give emerging creatives a faster way to develop their portfolio, impress employers and land a paid commission or role while job opportunities are difficult to access...

    30 Oct 2020

    Bongiwe Neema Nouse, a copywriter at The Odd Number.
    The Odd Number's Bongiwe Neema Nouse announced as 2020 Next Creative Leaders MENA/Africa Regional winner

    Bongiwe Neema Nouse, a copywriter at The Odd Number in Johannesburg, has been named the MENA/Africa Regional winner in the Next Creative Leaders 2020 competition, run jointly by The One Club for Creativity and The 3% Movement...

    30 Oct 2020

    Watch: SA's premier fashion and textile trade fair goes virtual
    Watch: SA's premier fashion and textile trade fair goes virtual

    AllFashion Sourcing, the annual trade show for the apparel, textile, footwear and leather industry, will this year be hosted on a virtual platform from 3-5 November 2020...

    By Lauren Hartzenberg 29 Oct 2020

    From East to West: What the new Covid-19 consumer behaviour across Kenya and Nigeria means for brands on the continent
    From East to West: What the new Covid-19 consumer behaviour across Kenya and Nigeria means for brands on the continent

    Kantar's Covid-19 tribes, an offshoot from wave six of the global Barometer study into how the pandemic affected consumer behaviour, attitudes and expectations across 60+ markets including Kenya and Nigeria, reveals what marketers need to consider to better reach consumers in these sub-Saharan markets...

    Issued by Kantar 28 Oct 2020

    Scan Display supports PinkDrive with outdoor branding
    Scan Display supports PinkDrive with outdoor branding

    Scan Display recently partnered with outdoor display equipment manufacturer, Zimstone, to provide PinkDrive with branded outdoor display products...

    Issued by Scan Display 28 Oct 2020

    Type Directors Club opens call for entries and announces diverse juries for global TDC67 and 24TDC Awards
    Type Directors Club opens call for entries and announces diverse juries for global TDC67 and 24TDC Awards

    Type Directors Club has launched its global TDC67 Communications Design and 24TDC Typeface Design awards competitions and announces diverse juries from 10 countries...

    27 Oct 2020

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    Wan-Ifra's World Digital Media Awards 2020 winners announced

    Wan-Ifra has announced the 2020 winners of its World Digital Media Awards...

    22 Oct 2020

    2020 global online holiday sales predicted to grow 30% - Salesforce
    2020 global online holiday sales predicted to grow 30% - Salesforce

    Digital sales are expected to hit all-time highs and lead to strained shipping capacity as retailers grapple with the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic...

    21 Oct 2020

    The first lady of Nigeria, Dr Aisha Muhammadu Buhari and the first lady of Ghana, Rebecca Akufo-Addo. Images source: Facebook.
    Merck Foundation Media Awards announces winners of "Stay at Home" Media Awards

    The Merck Foundation has announced the winners of the "Stay at Home" Media Recognition Awards for Ghana in partnership with Rebecca Akufo-Addo, the first lady of Ghana and for Nigeria in partnership with Dr Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, the first lady of Nigeria...

    20 Oct 2020

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    Google Ads is top choice for app marketers in Africa

    AppsFlyer's Performance Index analysed more than 27billion app installs, revealing Google Ads is top choice for app marketers in Africa...

    15 Oct 2020

    Top brands in Africa could lose up to $60bn due to pandemic
    Top brands in Africa could lose up to $60bn due to pandemic

    The top 150 most valuable African brands from inaugural Brand Finance Africa 150 2020 ranking stand to lose up to $60bn of cumulative brand value following devastating Covid-19 pandemic...

    15 Oct 2020

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    Effie Worldwide launches series of marketing effectiveness virtual workshops

    Effie Worldwide is launching a series of virtual workshops, offering professional marketers training rooted in Effie's framework of marketing effectiveness...

    13 Oct 2020

    Smart African retailers are rising from the ashes. Here's how
    Smart African retailers are rising from the ashes. Here's how

    To hear some industry commentators tell it, Covid-19 is going to be the final nail in the coffin of retail as we know it. At best, they're over-simplifying. At worst, they're just wrong...

    By Lee Naik 13 Oct 2020

    Priya Dogra, president, WarnerMedia Entertainment Networks, EMEA and APAC. Image credit: WarnerMedia.
    EXCLUSIVE: New structure in place for WarnerMedia's EMEA region

    WarnerMedia has put new structures in place for the EMEA region, covering all WarnerMedia businesses...

    13 Oct 2020

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    APO Group African Women in Media Award calls for entries

    The APO Group is calling for entries for the second annual APO Group African Women in Media Award set to recognise, celebrate and empower African women journalists who support female entrepreneurship in Africa...

    13 Oct 2020

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