Major cities in partnership

Major cities in partnership City-to-city agreement renewed Cape Town Tourism renewed its marketing agreement with NYC and Company, the Big Apple’s tourism board, at a rooftop event in the CBD on Monday August 27. At the event, it was also announced that the first direct flight from New York to Cape Town is scheduled to…

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What goes into starting a business?

What goes into starting a business? A clean sweep with SweepSouth – how Aisha Pandor did it Five years in her role as CEO and co-founder of SweepSouth, Aisha Pandor tells us how the journey has been. What is SweepSouth? SweepSouth is an on-demand domestic cleaning service that brings technology to the domestic services industry and takes the…

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Stay on trend when planning your perfect day

Stay on trend when planning your perfect day Planning a wedding? Incorporate these trends for a truly magical day The months of September to April bring booked out wine farms, chapels and breweries as South Africa experiences its annual peak wedding season. Locally and internationally, couples are drawn to the wide variety of options (and…

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The tourism amendment bill and its effect on entrepreneurship

The tourism amendment bill and its effect on entrepreneurship Bill will harm tourism and favour hotels The Tourism Amendment Bill, which was published in the Government Gazette on April 12 and put up for public comment, has been criticised as being an attack on home-sharing apps such as Airbnb, as well as the “experiences” that…

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Is SMS marketing still a thing for SMEs?

Is SMS marketing still a thing for SMEs? SMEs need to rethink the SMS: Here’s why CEO of Mobiz, Greg Chen discusses how SMEs can still benefit from SMS when utilised properly.   When it comes to communicating with their customers (something which is vital to the growth of any business), SMEs have a wider array of…

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