August 2014

South African Internet Map launched

The South African Internet Map provides an overview of the largest websites in South Africa, based on statistics from Effective Measure.


Internet, social media content regulation coming in SA

The Film and Publication Board is planning to establish an efficient and effective online and new media content regulatory strategy for South Africa.


Dentsu Aegis Network buys majority stake in Crimson Room

Dentsu Aegis Network has bought a majority stake in Crimson Room Communications, a South African experiential marketing and promotions agency.

The media online

Wholesale trade sales up 3.2% y/y in June

Wholesale trade sales increased 3.2% year on year (y/y) in June compared with a 0.8% drop in May, Statistics South Africa data showed.


SA June retail trade unchanged y/y

Measured in real terms (constant 2012 prices), retail trade sales remained unchanged between June 2013 and June 2014.