Beating the odds in a tough environment

2017-03-22 11:53

Nick’s Motors, a cross-border road transportation company, carries hazardous bulk liquids for top clients in mining and other industries throughout Southern Africa.

Black excellence: Top tax and IT firms join forces

2017-03-17 05:02

A leading online tax firm has joined forces with an entrepreneur, who started his IT business from the boot of his car.

PICS: 10 greatest SA business leaders of all time

2017-03-15 17:05

Innovation, impact, job creation and the ability to overcome obstacles are the reasons why these 10 men and women are South Africa’s greatest business leaders in history.

AHI hosts conference in Gauteng

2017-03-13 17:18

The AHI business chamber is hosting a one day conference in April in Centurion.

A province of vast opportunity

2017-03-12 06:02

The Northern Cape takes up nearly a third of South Africa’s land area.

eKasi cuisine from Khayelitsha to the world

2017-03-08 08:27

Khayelitsha restaurateur Abigail Mbalo-Mokoena is taking her diners on a trip through her childhood with township food 'made for the 21st century palate'.

Sage Foundation launches $1m Enterprise Fund

2017-02-27 18:44

The Sage Foundation’s Enterprise Fund is open to non-profits in Africa with ideas to help improve the lives of military veterans, young people or women and girls.

#Budget2017: Fuel levy likely to impact SMEs, retail most

2017-02-22 22:26

The biggest impact in Budget 2017 is the fuel levy, which has a huge knock on effect, according to the CEO of a company providing working capital to businesses.

Shwe’s fashion revolution

2017-02-22 10:12

Julia Franco’s social enterprise has reinvented her life and taught her about the meaning of money, work, community and fashion.

Sluggish Economy: Businessmen hope snails will rake in the cash

2017-02-20 17:20

With the construction of a new snail-processing factory in Mossel Bay, those pesky snails that destroy the expensive plants in your garden might soon become money-spinners.


It takes a village to raise an entrepreneur

2017-03-22 05:02

A new approach to entrepreneurship training is key to overcoming negative perceptions and economic realities, says Elli Yiannakaris.

37-yr-old doctor entrepreneur brings private care to townships

2017-03-16 12:43

A visit to India, where she saw people with no medical insurance using private care at a hospital in Bangalore, has inspired a local doctor to start Quali Health in SA's townships.

The (natural) taste of success

2017-03-14 15:05

Mphumi Ndlangisa, one of the few black winemakers in South Africa, is bringing natural wine to consumers’ palates. And Magna Carta Wines’ unique bottles have indeed found favour.

1200 hours of reading rolled into one executive update

2017-03-13 16:16

Fin24's ace book reviewer Ian Mann has distilled the best business ideas and trends from over 100 top business books into a single, must-have executive update.

Business rescue doing better than perceived

2017-03-08 13:46

Business rescue is considerably more successful in South Africa than the general perception thereof, says Neill Hobbs of Anuva Investments.

Opportunity for 60 entrepreneurs

2017-03-05 16:25

Sixty entrepreneurs will be part of a programme that can help them to accelerate the success of their businesses - applications must be in by March 15 2017.

Funding Fair offers opportunities for entrepreneurs

2017-02-27 11:07

Businesses and entrepreneurs seeking funding are invited to attend the 2017 Western Cape Funding Fair at the Cape Town International Convention Centre.

Entrepreneurs should look for opportunities in Budget 2017

2017-02-22 13:03

SME owners will consider the 2017 national budget in the light of government’s declaration that "small business is big business", says Standard Bank.

Zulu: French-SA tech lab can find solutions

2017-02-21 18:51

A new incubator in Cape Town has been dedicated to South African and French entrepreneurs, primarily focusing on black entrepreneurs.

Winning women: Teasing the taste buds

2017-02-19 06:02

Gauteng-based catering company By Word of Mouth has been teasing taste buds for nearly a quarter of a century, thanks to its dynamic founder and owner, Karen Short, writes Sue Grant-Marshell.

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