Shoprite profits up despite challenging condition


Pieter_Engelbrecht_Shoprite_CEO_ JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE Shoprite Group has defied tough market conditions to deliver industry-leading results for the 2017 financial year. Now serving over 35 million individual customers on the African continent, the group gained market-share and grew trading profit 11,6 percent (15,7 percent compared More...

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Left: Hope Makhavhu at the Small Business Expo in Johannesburg
By On Friday, August 18th, 2017

One man’s trash is treasure

Left: Hope Makhavhu at the Small Business Expo in Johannesburg By TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE inspiring journey of Hope Makhavhu shows that entrepreneurial opportunities are usually right More...

By On Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Nigeria takes lead in SAP Africa Code Week

From OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos, Nigeria LAGOS, (CAJ News) – OVER 200 teachers, volunteers and unemployed graduates are set to undergo training as Nigeria takes on a leading role in the build-up to the SAP Africa More...

Claude Schuck is the Regional Manager for Africa at Veeam
By On Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Digital revolution in spotlight at VeeamOn Forum Africa

Gregg Petersen, Veeam Regional Vice President for Middle East and Africa & Claude Schuck, Veeam Regional Manager for Africa IMAGE –GIFT NDOLWANE By GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – AFRICAN More...

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By On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Global brands confirm Kenya as investment destination

Kenya flag NAIROBI, (CAJ News) – GLOBAL fashion retail giants LC Waikiki and Woolworths have announced plans to open stores in Kenya, a development that enhances Kenya’s attractiveness as an investment More...

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By On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Econet dominant in Zimbabwe mobile money space

from MARCUS MUSHONGA in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE, (CAJ News) – ECONET Wireless, the leading mobile network operator,has maintained its dominance in Zimbabwe’s mobile money payments sector.According to statistics More...

By On Monday, August 14th, 2017

Black asset managers grow but stake is stagnant

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SOUTH Africa has recorded a surge in the number of black asset managers but there is concern over the stake this group manages. According to research, the number has doubled to More...

Medical doctor and businesswoman, Cynthia Thandi Ndlovu flanked by Dr Nkosazana Zuma and AWSA President Lesego Sennelo IMAGE : GIFT NDOLWANE
By On Friday, August 11th, 2017

Accountants select Ndlovu as SA Woman of the Year

By GIFT NDOLWANE in Suncity,Northwest SUNCITY, (CAJ News) – SOWETO-born medical doctor and businesswoman, Cynthia Thandi Ndlovu, has been conferred with the 2017 African Women Charted Accountants Woman of More...

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By On Friday, August 11th, 2017

Africa Code Week launches in Ghana

From RUSSELL ADADEVOH in Accra, Ghana ACCRA, (CAJ News) – SOME 150 000 young Ghanaians and 800 teachers are to benefit from a continent-wide initiative to foster digital literacy and equip Africa’s rising More...

By On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Research suggests rampant rise in cyber attacks

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THERE is a marked increase in new and enhanced malicious tools sophisticated threat actors are using to target businesses . The trend has been noted in the Kaspersky Lab’s latest More...