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SOUTH AFRICA

Inside the Lush life of an ethical cosmetics buyer

Working as a buyer for ethical handmade cosmetics company Lush, your travels could take you sourcing neroli oil in Tunisia, blue chamomile oil in Hungary and shea butter in Ghana

By Lauren Hartzenberg 31 Oct 2017

GLOBAL

EasyJet to buy slice of Air Berlin's Tegel operations

British low-cost carrier EasyJet announced that it had agreed to buy part of bankrupt carrier Air Berlin's operations at the German capital's Tegel Airport for €40 million ($46.4 million)

30 Oct 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

British Airways starts African and Indian Ocean Islands expansion

As part of its African network expansion, British Airways will be starting its services to the Seychelles, offering more flights to Mauritius, with more seats on other routes

20 Sep 2017

NIGERIA

BA introduces refurbished Boeing 747-400s to Lagos

British Airways is increasing its passenger capacity to Nigeria through its refurbished Boeing 747-400s to Lagos from September

24 Jul 2017

UNITED KINGDOM

FTA releases updated Drivers' Handbook for truck drivers

Freight Transport Association has published a fully updated version of its Drivers' Handbook, sponsored by Mercedes-Benz Trucks, containing key compliance information which must be provided to all drivers

20 Jul 2017

RWANDA

RwandAir launches flights to London

RwandAir will today, 26 May 2017, take off for the first direct commercial flight to Gatwick International Airport in London

By Peterson Tumwebaze 26 May 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Mango chairman moving to London-listed Fastjet

Rashid Wally, chairman of low-cost airline Mango, has resigned and taken up a similar role at the African airline Fastjet in London

By Karl Gernetzky 3 Apr 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

A new mobility business model for sustainable auto innovation

New concepts in personal transport built on digital technologies could reduce the amount of cars needed on urban roads globally by up to 20 million vehicles

25 Jul 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

Cool technology with a conscience

UK supermarket chain Sainsbury's has become the first company in the world to introduce a refrigerated delivery truck cooled by a liquid nitrogen powered engine, which the company says will eliminate all emissions associated with refrigeration

14 Jul 2016

UNITED KINGDOM

Champagne house Taittinger to produce in Britain

LONDON - Famous French brand Taittinger on Wednesday announced plans to become the first Champagne house to produce premium English sparkling wine with the purchase of farmland in Kent

10 Dec 2015

UNITED KINGDOM

Xi's tipple sends UK ale exports soaring

LONDON - British brewer Greene King on Wednesday said exports of its India pale ale (IPA) to China had increased sixteen-fold after President Xi Jinping was photographed enjoying a pint during his recent state visit

3 Dec 2015

UNITED KINGDOM

New White Paper outlines in-flight entertainment and Wi-Fi connectivity growth prospects

UK based research company, Juniper Research, has released its new 'In-Flight Entertainment & Connectivity: Market Prospects 2015-2020' research

26 Nov 2015

UNITED KINGDOM

M&S posts falling net profit, clothing sales

LONDON - British retailer Marks and Spencer, regarded as a barometer of UK consumer demand, posted sliding net profit on Wednesday on tumbling clothing sales and a poor international performance

5 Nov 2015

UNITED KINGDOM

SABMiller taps savings as AB InBev woos shareholders

LONDON - British brewer SABMiller went on a charm offensive, promising at least a billion dollars in annual savings as it tries to keep AB InBev from wooing away its shareholders

12 Oct 2015

SOUTH AFRICA

Adidas defend controversial Manchester United women's shirt

LONDON - Manchester United kit maker Adidas has been forced to defend its controversial new shirt designed specifically for female fans of the Premier League club

5 Aug 2015

UNITED KINGDOM

Rolls-Royce announces new chief

Rolls-Royce, the British maker of aircraft engines, unveiled on Wednesday, 22 April, a new chief executive days after announcing a record deal

24 Apr 2015

SOUTH AFRICA

UK-based Tradehold growing foothold in Africa

UK-based property and financial services group Tradehold said on Monday that work had started on its R480-million regional shopping centre, located in the harbour town of Walvis Bay, Namibia

24 Mar 2015

UNITED KINGDOM

The Gunn Report honours the very best of advertising 2014 with book and showreel

LONDON, UK: The Gunn Report, the global index for creative excellence in advertising, has published its 2014 Book and Showreel, a round-up and showcase of the world's best advertising performance

18 Mar 2015

SOUTH AFRICA

Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation

New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work

5 Mar 2015

UNITED KINGDOM

Pistorius advert gets most complaints ever in Britain

LONDON, UK: An advertisement making light of the trial of South African athlete Oscar Pistorius received by far the most complaints ever in Britain, the advertising watchdog said on Friday

23 Feb 2015

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