South African Builder
South African Builder is the official journal for the Master Builders SA (MBSA). Published since 1923, it offers the latest news in the building and construction industry as well as topical discussion on industry projects, products, and personalities.
The magazine is distributed to all the members of the Master Builders Associations (MBA) in SA, as well as the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), which include architects, structural engineers, quantity surveyors, small, medium and large contractors, sub contractors and builders’ merchants.
An independent survey conducted recently revealed that South African Builder is the most widely read magazine in the industry with a readership of more than 30,000.
• MBSA and MBA news
• Construction Health and safety
• Industry news
• Project news
• Product news
• Company news
• Legal issues
• Green building
… and an array of monthly features
A new “INTO AFRICA” section introduced in 2011 focuses on: * risk analysis * strategic advisory * legal and political * finance and funding * business partnering research * credit insurance – as well as: * current projects * opportunities * materials and equipment * supply, transport and logistics * infrastructure * labour * and business management.
This feature will be published 4 times a year.
Publications In The Malnor Stable
South African Builder is the official journal for the Master Builders South Africa (MBSA). Published since 1923, it offers the latest news in the building and construction industry as well as topical discussion on industry projects, products, and personalities. The magazine is distributed to all the members of the Master Builders Associations (MBA) in South Africa as well as to the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), which include architects, structural engineers, quantity surveyors, small, medium and large contractors, sub-contractors and builders merchants.
export & import Southern Africa was first sent to press in 2001 in response to a growing demand by both industry and applicable governing bodies for a monthly publication dedicated to South Africa’s diverse trading environment. The publication serves to highlight, in a professional and responsible manner, the trends and many associated issues influencing South Africa’s trade with Africa and the world.
Government Digest is an independent monthly publication, which primary focus is the continual dissemination of information to national, provincial and local government and the disciplines they represent. Government Digest has been targeting decision-makers in government since 1981 and is now in its 36th year of existence. The magazine anchors its editorial focus at local government level, at the face of service delivery to the community. Government Digest covers legislation, policy programmes, projects and initiatives from national and provincial governments aimed at supporting and improving local government’s ability to carry out its developmental mandate. It covers news of a range of NGOs, agencies, associations and institutions that have a role to play in supporting local government’s service delivery endeavours.
Commercial and Industrial Property News focuses predominantly on the commercial and industrial property market in South Africa, although cognisance is taken of developments further afield in Africa and on a global scale. The publication targets a comprehensive market and reader profile with its 12 annual editions comprising a distribution of 5 500 copies per issue. This effectively enhances advertising impact as consistency equals success.
Shopping & Retail SA – Introduced in 2013 for the shopping centre industry, is a publishing initiative by Malnor (Pty) Ltd. Shopping & Retail SA is generally considered to be ‘required reading’ for anyone involved in the shopping centre industry, and is highly regarded by industry leaders as being a quality magazine, authoritative, accurate and independent.
Wood Southern Africa & Timber Times is the only monthly magazine that focuses on the forestry, timber transport, sawmilling, treatment, woodworking and furniture manufacturing industries in Southern Africa. Established in 1975, the magazine serves as the mouthpiece for the timber industry. Its content includes: Latest industry developments; association and institute news; infield reporting; environmental issues; training updates; investigative features and face-to-face interviews with key players. 4 500 copies of the magazine are printed and distributed monthly throughout sub-Saharan Africa, i.e. South Africa, Swaziland, Namibia, Botswana, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Tanzania, Ivory Coast, Lesotho, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Angola, Cameroon, Gabon, Democratic Republic of Congo and Madagascar.