When Vutlharhi Valoyi set out in early 2016 to create Zulzi, a world-class app that enables users to buy items online and have them delivered within an hour, he sparked a shopping revolution in South Africa.
“It took us six months to complete the development of the main customer app, shoppers’ app, delivery app and the portal where orders are managed,” says Valoyi, Zulzi CEO.
Through the app, users – currently 15 000 and counting – can shop for anything from groceries to restaurant food using their phone or any other device, saving themselves the hassle of commuting to the stores… Read More
Whether you are self-employed, an entrepreneur or a corporate employee who incurs travel expenses in the production of your income or if you receive a travel allowance, you may need to record your business travel distances.
This may allow you to claim a tax deduction from South African Revenue Service (Sars), but only if you are in possession of a properly completed logbook of actual business kilometres travelled.
As it may be gratifying to get a refund, as few things are as painful as paying even more tax after a year of tax deductions.
Nowadays, planning a trip is no longer the hassle it was a few years ago. Gone are the days when guidebooks and maps were required. Now, with state-of-the-art technology such as smartphone GPS’s, Airbnb and other useful tools, travellers can explore the world in a flash.
Whether it’s directions, accommodation, or any other travel-related necessities, travellers can find solutions with the touch of their finger. With more than a thousand apps to choose from, travellers no longer face the challenges that an extended trip abroad can bring.
We’ve compiled a list of five travel apps to use in 2018 that will… Read More
Table Mountain Aerial Cableway. Image courtesy Cape Town Tourism.
Planning a family holiday in Cape Town at the end of the year? Here are some fun things for the whole family to enjoy:
Surfing at Muizenberg Beach
Nothing’s cooler than hanging out at Surfer’s Corner in Muizenberg. So drop the teens off there – but don’t let anyone see you – because that would definitely cramp their style! Surf Shack is a popular store offering surfing lessons and equipment hire. [Tel: +27 (0)21 788 9286. Cost:… Read More
An oxpecker sits on the snout of a buffalo in the Okavango Delta. Image by Samir Randera-Rees.
Storyteller, keen amateur photographer, trained safari guide, field presenter and eco-warrior of sorts, Samir Randera-Rees has a Masters in conservation and an enormous passion for wildlife. This is evident in his new venture, a super-smart app called Whispers of the Wild.