Earlier this year, we took a closer look at the South African gaming industry, the major players and an untapped target audience. Today, we are excited about the Kickstarter success of Johannesburg-based gaming developer Chris Bischoff. His game, Stasis, reached its intended goal of $100 000 today.
South African football fans have united behind Orlando Pirates this weekend as they play host to Al Ahly of Egypt in the CAF Champions League Final first leg at the Orlando Stadium on Saturday night. Twitter was abuzz on Friday when it was announced that tickets had been sold out for the match. The question everybody is asking: “Can Pirates put aside a congested fixture list to record a win here?” – Finweek contributors “Good For The Game”, give us their take:
Planning to take a punt on the Currie Cup final tomorrow? The Finweek team is dominated by Western Province supporters and we are confident of a big win but we have roped in the experts when it comes to making money on sports betting. The team from Good For The Game have prepared the following preview for Finweek readers:
The finalists of the much sought-after Diners Club Young Winemaker of the Year Award have been announced. The award recognises not only the craft of making fine South African wines, but also the viticulturists behind the wine making process. Read on to find out more about the most respected wine industry competition.
Pam Golding Properties, in conjunction with Timberstone Construction as investor and builder and Timber Profiles as timber supplier, is planning to convert this derelict manor house to an appealing contemporary home. “We will be responsible for the marketing, while Timberstone will carry out the construction and Timber Profiles will supply all the required timber” says Elanza Kritzinger.