Press Releases • Jun 17, 2014 12:11 GMT
Discovery is proud to announce a new sponsorship deal with Barclays Premier League champions, Manchester City, FA Cup winners Arsenal, and league Runners Up, Liverpool to promote the ethos of healthy living which is synonymous with the Vitality brand.
Press Releases • Jun 12, 2014 20:21 GMT
Discovery has succeeded in winning awards in two categories at this year’s Financial Intermediary Association of Southern Africa (FIA) Awards. Discovery Life took the honours in the category Long-term Insurance Product Supplier of the Year – Risk Products and Discovery Health was named Product Supplier of the year – Healthcare.
Discovery Invest launches equity product designed to provide a minimum return of double the amount invested after five years with downside protection
Press Releases • Jun 12, 2014 12:15 GMT
For investors looking for equity exposure to the European and US markets, the Discovery Capital 200+ offering is a fixed-term five-year product based on a global portfolio investing in the Eurostoxx50 and S&P 500 indices.
Press Releases • Jun 04, 2014 13:44 GMT
Discovery Vitality has launched the Vitality Elite Fitness Assessment in partnership with the Sports Science Institute of South Africa (SSISA). This assessment is aimed at athletes who regularly take part in sporting activities to measure their body’s current peak capacity.
Press Releases • May 28, 2014 17:57 GMT
Winner: Ina Skosana
Discovery Foundation Nation Builder Award - Ina Skosana from Mail & Guardian for ‘SA’s midwives chart new course’
Press Releases • May 28, 2014 17:55 GMT
Winner: Ina Skosana – ‘SA’s midwives chart a new course’
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.