Industry Updates: News

Burson-Marsteller Takes Minority Stake in Engage Burson-Masteller | 09 Dec 2016

Burson-Marsteller, today announced it has acquired a minority stake in Engage Burson-Marsteller, its exclusive partner covering Kenya and Tanzania. more

FCB, Hellocomputer’s ‘Testi-monials’ Wins Silver Clio | 09 Dec 2016

‘Darryl’, one of the ‘testes’ starring in the provocative ‘Testi-monials’ campaign created by FCB Cape Town and Hellocomputer for the Cancer Association of South Africa, has been awarded a Silver Clio in the prestigious international competition of the same name. more

BlackBerry Unveils Comprehensive Mobile-Security Platform | 09 Dec 2016

BlackBerry Limited, a global software leader in securing, connecting and mobilizing enterprises, unveiled its mobile-native approach to security with the launch of a comprehensive platform designed for the Enterprise of Things. more

South African businesses face repercussions for a data breach | 09 Dec 2016

South African organisations need to prioritise the protection of confidential information or face putting their businesses at risk of hefty financial penalties, irrevocable reputational damage, and even legal repercussions, a leading information security company has warned. more

Creativity in a diverse world … | 09 Dec 2016

The 22nd edition of the annual Loeries® Migrate magazine, ‘The Diverse Issue’, celebrates unique creative work and the power of diversity in culture, opinion and worldview. more

Sky high: Australians’ air travel habits | 09 Dec 2016

In a country the size and location of Australia, it’s no wonder that Aussies are an airborne bunch. Findings from Roy Morgan Research’s latest Air Travel Report reveal that more than 10 million of us travelled by air at least once for business and/or leisure in the 12 months. more

Motorists’ gets petrol brand the consumer thumbs-up | 09 Dec 2016

The news from a customer service benchmarking survey conducted amongst South Africans is that emotional satisfaction soothes the tedious but essential process of refueling. more

AFC to host Africa's most critical infrastructure summit | 09 Dec 2016

AFC has invested over $4 billion on projects covering 26 African countries and it is setting regional benchmarks in its complementary service areas - project development, financial advisory and principal investing. more

Facebook's 2016 Year in Review | 09 Dec 2016

Everyday people turn to Facebook to share the moments that matter most to them. Today we're highlighting the most talked about moments globally and in South Africa in Facebook's 2016 Year in Review. more

Checklist for protecting data | 09 Dec 2016

Although not every company is required to protect each speck of data stored on their IT assets, most businesses find it is in their best interest to do so anyway. more