Load shedding caused havoc on Cape Town and Joburg roads – and it won't get better soon

2019-10-16 19:07

Eskom said load shedding will likely continue for the rest of the week.

We tried the Cape Town ice cream parlour just named the best in the world – and its experiments with beetroot and turmeric are mind-blowing

2019-10-13 08:59

At the Unframed ice cream parlour prices start at R39 per scoop, and the turmeric flavour is worth trying.

A South African company is turning discarded plastic bottles found on beaches into boardshorts – and they’re really comfy

If you didn’t know they were made from plastic, you wouldn’t be able to guess.

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Five South African wines received nearly perfect scores in an international competition – and you can buy one for R190

2019-09-17 16:56

Judges at the International Wine and Spirits Competition (IWSC) rated some South African wines very highly, and not all of them cost the earth.

These stunning images show how Sandton, Durban, and Cape Town have transformed since the 1930s

2019-09-12 07:04

They reveal the radical changes in our country's landscape.

This is why style savvy content creators are choosing these hotels and lunch spots as their Instagram backdrops

2019-08-12 17:14

And it only took me one day back in Cape Town to figure out why.

Cape Town girl born without bones in her legs won’t let anything stop her

2019-07-29 15:03

Because of her condition, Zayaan is unable to walk and move around like a normal kid.

These large companies are looking for new staff - including Nedbank, Discovery and Amazon

2019-07-22 16:51

FlySafair, Discovery, Nedbank and Deloitte are among those looking to hire.

People in Joburg shop more, but spend less than in Cape Town, a new report into independent stores found

2019-06-29 13:42

South Africa retailers had the smallest profit margins of all the countries surveyed.


Cape Town was able to avoid load shedding stage 2 on Wednesday – but says that won’t be possible forever

2019-10-16 16:08

Eskom implemented load shedding for the first time since March on Wednesday, but Capetonians were impacted less than the rest of South Africa.

These are the cities and sectors in South Africa with the most jobs

2019-10-04 06:58

Most jobs were offered for people in the IT sector in Cape Town, Johannesburg, and Tshwane.

Popular clothing brand MK Originals is run out of a Khayelitsha bedroom – and is helping to create a township market

2019-09-26 13:11

This is the heart of MK Originals, a clothing brand founded by Siyabulela Sophi.

Two-time Cape Town rape survivor Hlumela Halom tells her story

2019-09-16 16:48

We are #StrongerTogether.

Homes are selling faster in Durban – but properties are lingering longer on the market in Cape Town and Tshwane

2019-09-11 16:07

Waiting times to sell a house are way down in Durban, but still not great compared to other major cities.

Here’s what MSC Cruises’ new R200 million terminal in Durban will look like

2019-08-31 08:08

The big new development promises to be a vast improvement from Durban port’s N-Shed, which had served as a makeshift cruise-ship terminal for several years.

Cape Town wants to use drones to combat crime – here’s how it would work

2019-08-06 15:34

The City of Cape Town has trained a team six pilots and purchased several drones already. Now all they need is a green light.

These stunning satellite images show South Africa's largest dams filling up

2019-07-29 14:40

Theewaterskloof Dam, Cape Town’s largest dam, is now almost 53% full. In 2017 it teetered at a terrifying 10%.

Here’s why there are suddenly yellow MTN satellite dishes along Cape highways

2019-07-01 18:44

More than 13% of South Africans have access to satellite television.

Cape Town will use aerial photos to spot unregistered solar panels in suburbs

2019-05-30 14:42

Some 1,200 solar PV panel systems have already been registered.

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