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Historic deal on road repairs

The Eastern Cape Department of Transport and Agri Eastern Cape have reached a historic agreement which will see the department making a concerted effort to repair and ...

The Reserve Bank will keep interest rates unchanged next week, a Reuters poll showed yesterday. All ...

While South Africa’s economy has been characterised by a slow growth rate for some time, the recent ...

Hotel groups put cash into conservation

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Bay’s Mantis and French partner start fund to support Africa wildlife projects

‘House prices up in buoyant market’

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Upturn in South Africa’s property market now beginning to translate into an ...

Bay women in line for award

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Some of Nelson Mandela Bay’s best businesswomen have been named as finalists ...

Going natural pays off for this hairtrepreneur

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She discovered her passion when she braided her classmates’ hair at university, but since then Honey Zokufa has ...

Bay to lure more Chinese tourists

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In a bid to attract more Chinese visitors to Nelson Mandela Bay, the city’s tourism agency has partnered with an ...

Nersa proposals alarm industry

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Retailers of off-grid electricity generation say the proposed rules by the industry regulator will be impossible to ...

‘We dare not relax’– Gungubele

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Despite the improved sentiment, South Africa cannot afford to relax in its quest to return public finances to a ...

New home for automation experts

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Having spent more than 20 years cutting its teeth in automotive systems, Port Elizabeth’s S4 Integration has entered a ...

New initiative to help Bay youth source jobs

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With the aim of empowering black youngsters in Nelson Mandela Bay, Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator launched a ...

Aspen Pharmacare investment to offer 500 new jobs

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JSE  Limited-listed Aspen Pharmacare has announced a R1-billion investment in a  Port Elizabeth-based high containment ...

Mcebisi Jonas to join MTN board

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The MTN Group today announced the appointment of former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas to its board as an ...

#LearningCurve | Kids ethnic hair salon a first for Bay

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Drawing inspiration from a passion of working with the youth, Thandi Bosi knows every girl’s crowning glory is her hair.

Saki Macozoma hits the jackpot

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Australians have come in for a lot of flak in South Africa over the past few months but they have recently demonstrated ...

Brighter outlook for motor sales

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Last month’s sales and a combination of positive economic and political factors have resulted in a buoyant outlook for ...

Innovation brews alongside beers

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A Cape Town brewery known for its creative flavours and brews – including one that uses peanut butter and another that ...

Petrol price at an all-time high

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The price of petrol is at an all-time high from Wednesday morning. A litre of 93 octane unleaded petrol (inland) now ...

#LearningCurve

#LearningCurve | Built on a firm foundation in Bay

DMV Architecture, started by Dal Venables when he was a student, today covers all realms of building design Now in its ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Patience builds Klinicare empire

Personal touch, loyal customer service helped Schoeman overcome challenges to grow his pharmacy brand His interest in ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Brown’s PR celebrates a milestone

Quality service, hands-on approach make Michelle Brown’s agency a sought-after establishment – 30 years on With the ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Rising star making it on her own

Creativity, hard work and acquiring business skills has seen award-winning designer establish her business She found ...

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#LearningCurve: Success just a stone’s throw away

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By Odette Parfitt

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Pro Dive couple’s passion for sport, mutual support and hard work turns Bay business into ‘diving destination’ It was a ...

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#LearningCurve: Imagination key to success story

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Excellence in niche housing developments sees architectural firm get its slice of the cake A keen sense of the arts ...

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#LearningCurve: Kennel owners have all tails wagging

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#LearningCurve: Sublime Glass act driven by passion

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#LearningCurve: Bansda’s legacy shines on in Bay

Jewellery store builds on iconic family brand priding itself on quality, service in 110-year history A rich retail ...

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#LearningCurve: Combining talent and corporate functions

Bay entrepreneur’s undertaking has gone from success to success A leap of faith as she quit her executive job ...

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#LearningCurve: Bay tattoo artist is making his mark

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#LearningCurve: Duo break the mould in ceramic venture

Accident proves a blessing for Bay pair as Angel Wings makes its mark in industry Two Port Elizabeth women are ...

By Siyamtanda Capa

#LearningCurve: Thriving in the spotlight

Passionate entrepreneur Roberts proves theatre, comedy is serious business When Ranique Roberts received a request ...

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#LearningCurve: Tupperware two turn plastic into millions

From selling the product to make a few extra bucks, they now employ 24 women A mother and daughter duo are ...

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#LearningCurve: PR guru stamps mark on industry

After seven years of heading Kaizer Chiefs’ public relations team, Putco Mafani traded his nine-to-five job for more ...

By Siyamtanda Capa

#LearningCurve: Building a brighter future for all

Driven woman behind success of Bahlaseli Project Development making inroads in man’s world of construction From the ...

By Siyamtanda Capa

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Zanele Diniso seizes her chance to build up a reputable business securing employment for domestic workers Inspiration ...

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Jack(s) of all trades excel

With five subsidiaries under their umbrella company, their focus is on how to reinvent products A sharp business ...

By Learning Curve

#LearningCurve | Built on a firm foundation in Bay

DMV Architecture, started by Dal Venables when he was a student, today covers all realms of building design Now in its ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Patience builds Klinicare empire

Personal touch, loyal customer service helped Schoeman overcome challenges to grow his pharmacy brand His interest in ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Brown’s PR celebrates a milestone

Quality service, hands-on approach make Michelle Brown’s agency a sought-after establishment – 30 years on With the ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Rising star making it on her own

Creativity, hard work and acquiring business skills has seen award-winning designer establish her business She found ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Success just a stone’s throw away

Stone Etc ‘passion project’ becomes rock-solid business for Bay couple branching out into all the etceteras She started ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Deep jump into sea of success

Pro Dive couple’s passion for sport, mutual support and hard work turns Bay business into ‘diving destination’ It was a ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Turning your passion into business

Health hiccup set exercise fanatic on new path to financial fitness, awareness and commitment to help others After ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Rhoda fulfils dream of BnB success

Mongoose Manor guesthouse owner’s hard work ethic, top quality service, make her clients feel at home When she ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Giving style to security, and homes

Entrepreneur’s aesthetic approach to burlgar bars and gates breaks free from the conventional caged feel It was a ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Master of design’s clients her badge

Achievements include blue-chip national, global firms, working with UN, NMB municipality, IDZs and ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Beauty of her job is – she loves it

Salon owner says pampering and treating clients as individuals, well-organised bookings and location key to ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Imagination key to success story

Online shop Popsiebelle sells creative items for kids, meant to start stories and conversations With a range of ...

By Odette Parfitt

#LearningCurve: Driven to ‘pimp’ your ride in style

A passion for cars and a gap in the market saw the owner of Autosport establishing his dream The ever-growing market ...

By Tremaine van Aardt

#LearningCurve: Master of his own (home) design

Excellence in niche housing developments sees architectural firm get its slice of the cake A keen sense of the arts ...

By Tremaine van Aardt

#LearningCurve: Kennel owners have all tails wagging

A passion for dogs that extends through generations led to a business offering all things dog-related Lifelong ...

By Tremaine van Aardt

#LearningCurve: Sublime Glass act driven by passion

Unique offering of manufacturing and design supported by quality, ethics and service A passion for design and a ...

By Tremaine van Aardt

#LearningCurve: Bansda’s legacy shines on in Bay

Jewellery store builds on iconic family brand priding itself on quality, service in 110-year history A rich retail ...

By Tremaine van Aardt

#LearningCurve: Business built on respect, dignity

Undertaker Kevin Hendricks puts 34 years of experience to good use as Funeral Home owner Fig Tree Funeral Home owner ...

By Tremaine van Aardt

#LearningCurve: Giving little ones a solid foundation

Kelly Ferreira’s Khula Playschool a great start Teachers are a gift to society as they pass on knowledge and for ...

By Siyamtanda Capa

#LearningCurve: Combining talent and corporate functions

Bay entrepreneur’s undertaking has gone from success to success A leap of faith as she quit her executive job ...

By Siyamtanda Capa

#LearningCurve: Bay tattoo artist is making his mark

Owner of parlours in Baywest and Centurion, Shawn Lindgren also has ambitions to expand his business ...

By Siyamtanda Capa

#LearningCurve: Duo break the mould in ceramic venture

Accident proves a blessing for Bay pair as Angel Wings makes its mark in industry Two Port Elizabeth women are ...

By Siyamtanda Capa

#LearningCurve: Thriving in the spotlight

Passionate entrepreneur Roberts proves theatre, comedy is serious business When Ranique Roberts received a request ...

By Siyamtanda Capa

#LearningCurve: Tupperware two turn plastic into millions

From selling the product to make a few extra bucks, they now employ 24 women A mother and daughter duo are ...

By Siyamtanda Capa

#LearningCurve: PR guru stamps mark on industry

After seven years of heading Kaizer Chiefs’ public relations team, Putco Mafani traded his nine-to-five job for more ...

By Siyamtanda Capa

#LearningCurve: Building a brighter future for all

Driven woman behind success of Bahlaseli Project Development making inroads in man’s world of construction From the ...

By Siyamtanda Capa

#LearningCurve: Placement agency finds its niche

Zanele Diniso seizes her chance to build up a reputable business securing employment for domestic workers Inspiration ...

By Siyamtanda Capa

Jack(s) of all trades excel

With five subsidiaries under their umbrella company, their focus is on how to reinvent products A sharp business ...

By Learning Curve

#LearningCurve | Giving newlyweds a fairytale start

Mother-and-daughter team of wedding planners build success on quality service, rolling up sleeves when heat is ...

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