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Tuesday, 25 September 2018 12:26

The difference between carrier cargo liability and first party cover

Written by Teresa Settas
Freight industry Recently a marine insurer paid a heavy penalty after it was identified that they were breaking the Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services (FAIS) & Short-Term Insurance Act (STIA) regulations. The main issues were that the carrier/third party sold insurance to the cargo owners, and the policy was issued in…
Tuesday, 25 September 2018 11:49

Government, stakeholders to meet over school violence

Written by MyPressportal Team
Over the past few weeks, our country witnessed unbelievable cases of attacks against teachers; something that strikes at the very core of our education system PRETORIA, South Africa, September 21, 2018/ -- Government calls on all communities to actively address the levels of violence in society, particularly at schools. Violence…
Tuesday, 25 September 2018 09:54

Engen helps tackle unemployment through Learnership programme

Written by samantha
In response to increasing unemployment rates in South Africa, Engen are running various campaigns to recruit candidates for learnerships, which are based on business and industry needs. To date, Engen has trained over 500 artisans and professional drivers, who are now licensed to trade in various fields. Engen invites interested people to email their…
Tuesday, 25 September 2018 09:21

uShaka wins a third Lilizela Award!

Written by Steven J Brown
uShaka Marine World – home to the seventh largest aquarium in the world and the largest one in the southern hemisphere - has won the Best Visitor Experience Award at the Lilizela Awards.   This is the third time that this premier tourist attraction on Durban’s iconic Golden Mile, has…
Tuesday, 25 September 2018 09:16


Written by Steven J Brown
The Durban Fashion Fair (DFF), celebrating a seven year run ended on a high note last night (Saturday, September 22) with an award ceremony recognizing local and international emerging and established designers.  The DFF ran alongside the Durban Business Fair who also celebrated their 20th anniversary at the Inkosi Albert…
Tuesday, 25 September 2018 07:00

Furniturespot: Young furniture designer beats the recession

Written by Jodi Lynn
Furniturespot, an online platform for locally made furniture, inspires consumers to beat the recession by buying local... such as with their locally sourced and produced Cohesive Roots furniture collection, by up and coming young furniture designer, Glorinah Mabaso. Gorgeous Geometrics from Furniturespot – the new Cohesive Roots Collection Furniturespot is…
Tuesday, 25 September 2018 08:11

SA’s top Festivals, Lifestyle Events and Personalities to receive Awards

Written by Gerrit
The Exchange is South Africa’s first ever gathering for premier event organisers and it will take place in Cape Town on 25-26 January 2019 alongside the city’s biggest social happening, the Sun Met, which in itself draws thousands of out of town visitors.  The Exchange will perfectly blend into the…
Philena Primary School situated in Olievenhoutbos, Centurion, were the proud recipients of three stunning mobile libraries which were kindly sponsored by The Management College of Southern Africa (MANCOSA). Despite research showing that access to libraries improves learner performance and increases their chances of success, learners at Philena Primary were deprived…
Monday, 24 September 2018 06:05

New e-book spills the secrets for growing hotel occupancy!

Written by Godfrey
The world over, hotels, guesthouses and B&Bs are struggling to grow in the face of exploding competition from Airbnb. They are finding marketing more expensive, and more technical, and commissions to Online Travel Agencies more prohibitive. Now two seasoned experts have come to the rescue, with a downloadable e-book packed…
Monday, 24 September 2018 06:54

Power Your Sleep - with the Magic of MicroTech™ by TEMPUR®

Written by Jodi Lynn
Created by the pioneers in sleep technology, Micro-Tech™ by TEMPUR® is a new mattress designed to provide the essential benefits you expect from TEMPUR. TEMPUR Material is designed to conform to the shape of your body, absorb motion and relieve pressure in all the right places – the key components…
Saturday, 22 September 2018 13:17


Written by Kelly
Despite coming into the race with injuries and 8 weeks of on-again off-again training, Thabang Madiba has taken podium position at the 2018 Trappers Bloemfontein 4 Peaks Mountain Challenge presented by Bloemfontein Courant and realised his goal of setting a new course record! He now holds the title for both…
Friday, 21 September 2018 14:36


Written by Kerryn
CAPE TOWN, After four years of grueling work and tireless fund-raising, the Eyethu Skatepark, a Rotary Hout Bay Initiative supported by Eyethu Volunteers, will officially break-ground by the end of October this year. The organisations’ co-founder and Head Design Architect, Lawden Holmes, received the green light from the CoCT Planning…

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