Apply now for the Cherie Blair Foundation Mentorship Programme

The Cherie Blair Foundation for Women was established in 2008, with the mission of empowering women entrepreneurs in developing and emerging economies. Its vision is a world where women have equal opportunities to establish and grow businesses, resulting in a brighter future for women and their communities. The Cherie Blair Foundation for Women supports women […]

Cape Town aims to be Africa’s technology hub

08 MARCH 2017 – 06:32 AM FARREN COLLINS Table Mountain panoramic Picture: THINKSTOCK Cape Town is looking to add another string to its burgeoning business-friendly bow by positioning itself as a launch pad for technology companies expanding into Africa. The Mother City already attracts foreign filmmakers and business process outsourcing companies. But now it has […]

Relaxation of IP Exchange Controls by South African Reserve Bank

Silicon Cape, in conjunction with Webber Wentzel, SiMODiSA and SAVCA, have been lobbying the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) and National Treasury over the past few years to review their requirement that all IP related transactions need exchange control approval. Yesterday, in the 2017 Budget Review National Treasury announced that, “Government proposes that companies and individuals […]

10 Defining Moments That Shaped the 2016 South African Startup Ecosystem

2016 was the year where fake news was real and real news was fake. We endured motions of no confidence, the Saxonwold Shebeen, inverted Springbok rugby records, sticky Board members, rogue units, rogue presidents, Trump cards, prophets of doom, doomed profits and a cold and broken Hallelujah! But you gotta have faith… Through it all […]


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FNB & Endeavour can help you scale your INNOVATIVE business globally

Find out how entering the FNB Business INNOVATION Awards can take you steps closer to accessing global markets and more. FNB Business understands the critical role that INNOVATION plays for any business to achieve profitable growth in the current global economic climate, it is a theme that remains central to their Business philosophy. It is […]