South Africa's business schools have been rated tops in the Africa and the Middle East category in a recent global survey, with Cape Town's institution taking first place and another two placed in the top five.
• UCT MBA among world’s best
Unilever South Africa's new R670-million state-of-the-art savoury foods factory, complete with outstanding green credentials, is one of the largest private investments in South Africa in recent years.
• Top green rating for SA building
There's the dolos and the Kreepy Krauly, both popular and proudly South African inventions – among many more – but who knew that a South African was also responsible for the development of that magic liquid in a can, Q20?
• SA housing innovation on show in US
South Africa's tax collecting institution, the South African Revenue Services, has been recognised as a leader in revenue collection in the world, ranking ahead of developed nations such as Australia and the US.
• Gordhan: making SA work smarter
The launch of Cadbury’s Fairtrade-certified plain Dairy Milk chocolate in South Africa means that. for the first time ever, those with a sweet tooth can indulge their love of chocolate while knowing that they are helping small-scale farmers and communities.
• Nestlé expands operations in SA
Brand South Africa and the Financial Times hosted a roundtable discussion at COP17 on 2 December 2011, highlighting the importance of working towards a green economy by setting emission reduction targets with strong implementation plans.
• Dube solar project in time for COP17