Young upcoming health journalist of the year - Ina Skosanafrom Mail & Guardian for ‘Mothers haunted by hospital hell’
Press Releases • May 28, 2014 17:50 GMT
Best young up and coming journalist
Best health consumer reporting and feature writing - Mia Malan from Mail & Guardian for ‘If they are raped then so what’
Press Releases • May 28, 2014 17:48 GMT
Winner: Mia Malan ‘If they are raped so what’
Press Releases • May 28, 2014 17:47 GMT
Winner: Riette Grobler ‘Brein soos ‘n resiesmotor’
Best health journalism for foreign media - Darren Taylor from Voices of America for ‘Bulungula’s HIV Testing Raffles’
Press Releases • May 28, 2014 17:44 GMT
Winner: Darren Taylor – Bulunga’s HIV Testing Raffles’
Press Releases • May 28, 2014 17:42 GMT
Winner: Siphosethu Stuurman 'Young and living with HIV'
Press Releases • May 28, 2014 17:41 GMT
Winner: Paula Chowles: ‘The cost of patent laws’
Best health investigative reporting - Jeanne Van der Merwe, ThanduxoloJika and Zinhle Mapumulofrom City Press for ‘The damaged generation’
Press Releases • May 28, 2014 17:38 GMT
Winner: Zinhle Mapumulo Jeanne Van der Merwe and Thanuxolo Jika ‘The damaged generation’
Best health news reporting - Tamar Kahn from Business Day for ‘Plans for public hospitals raising eyebrows’
Press Releases • May 28, 2014 17:36 GMT
Winner: Tamar Kahn – Cape health boss warns on hospital takeovers
Best health analysis and commentary Chris Bateman from SA medical Journal for ‘A Cuban trainee's journey and Doctors shortages: Unpacking the 'Cuban' solution’
Press Releases • May 28, 2014 17:34 GMT
Winner: Chris Bateman ‘Doctor shortages: Unpacking the ‘Cuban solution’
Best Health Economics Journalism Andile Makholwa from Financial Mail for ‘Bitter Pill? Motsoaledi’s mission to curb private health costs’
Press Releases • May 28, 2014 17:33 GMT
Winner: Andile Makholwa 'Bitter pill? Motsoaledi's mission to curb private health costs'
Press Releases • May 27, 2014 10:59 GMT
With the aim to create a nation of great drivers, Discovery Insure has released a new smartphone application that scientifically measures and incentivises driving behaviour. The Discovery Insure app is a global first in combining mobile technology and behavioural economics to create better drivers and improve road safety. It is available as a free download from the App Store or Google Play Store..
Press Releases • May 19, 2014 13:07 GMT
Cape Town, voted South Africa’s ‘Fittest City’ by Discovery Vitality in 2013, presented two days of fast-paced, high adrenaline sporting action this weekend when thousands of die-hard athletes from across the globe descended on the V & A Waterfront for the Discovery World Triathlon Cape Town, which formed part of the 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series (WTS)...
Press Releases • May 19, 2014 12:51 GMT
It was a fun morning out for more than 30,000 people today (18 May 2014) as the 2014 Discovery East Coast Radio Big Walk got underway. Families and friends; professionals and casual walkers, corporates and colleagues; veterans and first-timers – all spent an enjoyable morning together, along Durban’s promenade...
Press Releases • May 16, 2014 11:34 GMT
parkrun in South Africa has reached world record participation numbers after 1 803 runners took part in the Modderfontein Reserve parkrun this past Saturday as part of World Move for Health Day.
News • May 16, 2014 09:45 GMT
Financial planners need to develop social as well as business relationships if they hope to win affluent clients, Oechsli Institute president Matt Oechsli told delegates to Discovery’s Financial Planning Summit on Thursday in Sandton. His institute researches both affluent clients and financial planners and offers coaching for financial planners.
Press Releases • May 16, 2014 08:58 GMT
Colin Coleman, Head of Goldman Sachs’ Investment Banking Division for Sub-Saharan Africa speaking at the Discovery Financial Planning Summit,
Press Releases • May 15, 2014 13:25 GMT
Maintaining your personal brand can set you apart in your industry and gain credibility and trust, according to financial advisor WJ Rossi, a partner and brand architect at Koss Olinger, a financial planning and wealth management services firm. Rossi was speaking at the Discovery Financial Planning Summit on Thursday 15 May 2014
Improved customer service and fair advisor remuneration will be key features of new financial services landscape – Financial Services Board
Press Releases • May 15, 2014 12:06 GMT
Speaking at the Discovery Financial Planning Summit Jonathan Dixon, Deputy Executive Officer of the Financial Services Board’s Insurance Division remarked: “We are seeing rapid change in regulation, driven by international developments and lessons learned from the global financial crisis.”
Press Releases • May 15, 2014 10:28 GMT
Businesses and financial advisors should both plan with the end in mind, said Tom Deans, president of Détente Financial Corporation in Canada. Deans was speaking at the Discovery Financial Planning Summit in Sandton on Thursday 15 May 2014.