Keen On Cape Town

Category: Business, Investing & Property

Co-working spaces bring workers closer

Posted on July 14th, 2015


The city of Cape Town is experiencing a trend in entrepreneurial spaces, which allows both proprietor and entrepreneurial tenants to benefit from this co-working ingenuity. Entrepreneurial spaces are about making the personal choice to work alongside other people instead of in isolation. It’s a great concept due to its inherent appeal to the dynamic of… Read More…

Nedbank Greenbacks Shop Card

Posted on October 21st, 2014

I received some interesting news from Nedbank today. An optional new Nedbank Greenbacks Shop card will be available to members of the Greenbacks loyalty programme. At first glance, it looks like a welcome benefit to the programme which previously limited you to spending your Greenbacks on a small selection of products and services at selected… Read More…

It’s time again for the 567 CapeTalk Small Business Awards

Posted on August 11th, 2012

It’s once again time for small businesses to shine in the annual 567 CapeTalk Small Business Awards. Nominations are open now, so if you know of a business that’s going the extra mile when it comes to quality of service and the customer experience, then get in touch with 567 CapeTalk before the competition closes.… Read More…

Listen out for the 567 CapeTalk Small Business Awards

Posted on August 11th, 2011

If you know of a small business doing great things, then take note of the 567 CapeTalk Small Business Awards. Listeners have the opportunity to nominate businesses that are going the extra mile when it comes to quality of service and their customer experience. It’s the fourth edition of the competition which is brought to… Read More…

The 567 CapeTalk Small Business Awards 2010 – It’s that time again

Posted on August 2nd, 2010

It’s time again for the 567 CapeTalk Small Business Awards. It’s a great initiative, brought to you by 567 CapeTalk Radio and Softline Pastel, South Africa’s leading developer of accounting, ERP, Payroll and HR software. Listeners can nominate a small business of their choice. The business should ideally be doing a little something extra, when… Read More…

Want to work for Amazon? A new customer service centre is on the way in Cape Town

Posted on July 13th, 2010

I heard today that the world’s largest online retailer, Amazon, is set to open a new customer service centre right here in the Mother City. It’s great to see this kind of investment and job creation opportunity happening in South Africa. Here are some of the details: The new Amazon customer service centre is scheduled… Read More…

Western Cape Property Developers Exhibition at the CTICC: 12 – 14 February 2010

Posted on January 27th, 2010

If you’re looking to buy property in the near future be sure to check this out: ‘With the latest housing market indicators showing that South Africa’s property market is firmly back into positive price growth, now is the time for both homeowners and first time buyers to get back on the housing market ladder. Assisting… Read More…

Investing in gold coins – Krugerrands, Mandela Coins, SA Collector Coins etc

Posted on January 23rd, 2010

Lately, there have been more and more ads promoting gold coins as an investment. The ads and the idea of gold coin investing caught my attention so I thought I’d do some further investigating into the subject. I know when getting started with investing you should work with a reputable and well established company. And… Read More…

567 Cape Talk & Nedbank Small Business Awards

Posted on November 3rd, 2009

I’ve been listening to 567 Cape Talk lately and they’ve been running a great competition for small businesses based in Cape Town. The 567 Cape Talk & Nedbank Small Business Awards is a competition where listeners can nominate a small business they believe is making a difference. Successfully nominated businesses are featured on 567 Cape… Read More…

Property rentals: What do you look for when renting a home?

Posted on November 1st, 2009

I’m currently looking for a new apartment to rent and thought I’d share some of my thoughts on this topic. Please feel free to share your views on what you find is important when renting a home. In the current market it’s cheaper to rent the kind of place you really want to stay in,… Read More…


Events Guide


Book now for Delheim’s Jazz and Cheese Fondues

Escape the cold with a warm-hearted feast at famous Stellenbosch estate

From 12h30 until 15h30

At Delheim Estate

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Bottelary Hills Pop Up Lunches pay homage to heritage fare

Chef George Jardine to enthral with traditional tastes and champion wines

From 12h00 until 16h00

At various

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La Petite Ferme to dazzle with Wine & Food Experiences

Savour sublime dishes with local and international wines at four events only

From 18h30 until 22h00

At La Petite Ferme Restaurant

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