Ambition and opportunity for IT in Africa

September 5, 2016 1:17 pm2 comments
SAP Africa Managing Director, Brett Parker

By Brett Parker, MD SAP Africa THE potential gains to be made from the rapid growth of the African digital economy cannot be overstated. An estimated 360 million mobile devices, $75billion in annual e-commerce sales and a $300billion internet-driven boost to GDP is forecast by 2025. Yet conventional wisdom would […]

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Building brands in a world we can’t control

August 18, 2016 7:31 am66 comments
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By Enver Groenewald, CCM Director, Unilever Africa It used to be that people only had a few TV channels to watch and radio stations to listen to. Routines were planned around what time their favourite programmes were aired. Back then, media costs were the biggest line item in traditional advertising […]

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Is gap cover vital in the current climate of medical aid providers?

July 8, 2016 10:56 am3 comments
Is gap cover vital in the current climate of medical aid providers?

By Tony Singleton, CEO, Turnberry Management Services (Pty) Ltd It is becoming increasingly apparent that a gap is growing between what medical aid providers cover for certain in-hospital procedures and the actual cost of these procedures and associated expenses. This emerging breach is responsible for moving gap cover from an […]

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