Daily Archives: March 16, 2015

RPM Acquires Leading South African Spray Paint Manufacturer (PR Newswire)

MEDINA, Ohio, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ —  RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its Rust-Oleum Group has acquired Spraymate Group, the producer of South Africa’s leading aerosol paint brand. Based

Sub-Saharan Africa B2C E-Commerce Market 2015 (PR Newswire)

LONDON, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — South Africa and Nigeria are the regional leaders in online retail development. While South Africa has been in view for years as an important emerging market,

Magnetic Materials Market Worth $45 Billion by 2020 (PR Newswire)

DALLAS, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The report “Magnetic Materials Market by Type (Soft and Permanent Magnetic Materials) and by Application (Industrial, Electronics, Automotive, Paints & Coatings, Industrial, Energy Generation, Aerospace &

illy To Elevate Coffee's Vital Global Reach At EXP0 2015 (PR Newswire)

The Virtues of Coffee: Pleasure, Health & Sustainability Underscores Food 2.0 at USA PavilionThe Coffee Cluster at EXPO 2015 Milano Shines Light on Many Coffee Growing Countries NEW YORK, March 16, 2015

How the NSP Industry Will Impact the Provision of Internet Access Into Africa

From the recent South African SONA and Budget Speech 2015, it is clear that the development of the country’s ICT sector has become a focus area for South African government. Amongst others,

SA Doctors Perform World’s First Successful Penis Transplant

In a ground-breaking operation, a team of pioneering surgeons from Stellenbosch University (SU) and Tygerberg Hospital performed the first successful penile transplant in the world. The marathon nine-hour operation, led by Prof

National Gambling Board’s Affairs in a ‘Sorry State’ [document]

The Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry has heard that the affairs of the National Gambling Board (NGB) were in a “sorry state”, and this is why a forensic report was commissioned

Cape Town Ceramicist, Andile Dyalvane Wins 2015 Southern Guild Foundation Icon Award

The 2015 Southern Guild Foundation Icon Award, sponsored by Adams amp Adams, was awarded to Cape Town ceramicist, Andile Dyalvane, founder of Imiso Ceramics. He was recognised as a designer who represents

Cosatu Northern Cape Statement On the Fifth Provincial Congress of the SACP [press release]

The Congress of South African Trade Unions in the Northern Cape congratulates our ally, the South African Communist Party, for hosting a highly successful 5th Provincial Congress from 13 to 15 July

UCT’s NIDS Initiative – South Africa By Numbers [analysis]

The National Income Dynamics Study is one of a kind, allowing over 100 interviewers to track nearly 30,000 citizens across the country and measure the changing dynamics of their lives. Each member

Country-level Champions: Zambia Drives Progress for Women and Girls

- The Aspen Institute, the Global Leaders Council for Reproductive Health, thePermanent Mission of Zambia to the United Nations, Plan International USA and the U.S. Agency for International Development WASHINGTON, March 16,

Proteas Emphatic Win Puts Them Into World Cup Semis

The Castle Lager Proteas achieved their most emphatic victory in ICC World Cup history when they beat Sri Lanka by 9 wickets with all of 32 overs to spare in their quarter-final