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‘Why I decided to call my brand MaXhosa’

Designer Laduma Ngxokolo has kept his family together in his business

Joey Hi-Fi: Book cover chameleon

The intricate book covers Dale Halvorsen designs are at once gripping trailers and accurate visual summaries of the stories that lie beneath them.

SA’s Tlale makes waves at New York Fashion Week

South African designer David Tlale has put on a sophisticated show at the renowned New York Fashion Week with an elegant, minimalist collection.

Eating, sleeping and living art

From interior design to outdoor exhibitions, Nicholas Kerr has found his niche in the creative world.

Affordable objects of affection

Even first-time buyers can kit out their homes in fantastic designer items, thanks to Lunetta Bartz.

Shifting shapes

Baskets with polo necks, slouchy vessels, giant sea-anemone pouffes - what is up with craft at this year's expo?

Leaders of the creative pack

The Design Indaba strives to bring the foremost contemporary thought leaders to South Africa each year.

Bringing global diversity to local shores

Initially known for its flagship conference and later the widely popular expo, Design Indaba has added to its creative offerings over the years.

Collection gets luxury objects down to an art

A new collaboration sees a handful of fine artists joining up with local designers to create unique designer objects.

Design for the times

Design by quantity surveying "doesn't satisfy human need. You have a room in which you cannot fit a double bed.

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Transport Month

An infrastructure-led recovery will help to stimulate demand in the South African economy, which is vital post the Covid-19 pandemic

Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

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