Government tiff with miner jeopardizes Botswana investment status 

BCL Mine

From ODIRILE  TOTENG in Gaborone, Botswana GABORONE  – BOTSWANA, the diamond-rich Southern African country, risks reputational damage as an investment destination following the bungled liquidation of BCL Mine and the trail of disputes in the transaction’s wake. The protracted battle has left the future of at least 5 000 mineworkers More...

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By On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

Huawei, Xiaomi biggest winners as Samsung slips

HuaweiJOHANNESBURG – INDUSTRY leader, Samsung, has experienced a contraction in its market share over the past year in the wake of increasing competition from Chinese brands. This is according to Gartner More...

South African Airways
By On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

Fakir storm grounds SAA flights to Mauritius

South African Airways JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SOUTH African Airways (SAA) has cancelled flights to and from Mauritius due to the severe tropical storm, Fakir. Four flights scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday have More...

Mall of Africa
By On Thursday, February 1st, 2018

Mall of Africa expands continental footprint

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – GLOBAL electronic-commerce (e-commerce) firm, Mall for the Africa, has expanded to 11 new countries in the continent, in response to increased demand for its platform. The app will More...

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By On Monday, November 13th, 2017

Nokia 2 introduced in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE Nokia 2 is now available in South Africa. It is accessible through leading retailers nationwide on the Vodacom network from R1 699 (US$117). “Fans associate Nokia phones More...

Bruno Mettling, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Orange Group, Chairman and CEO of Orange (Middle East and Africa)
By On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Orange invests $33 million in Sierra Leone expansion

Bruno Mettling, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Orange Group, Chairman and CEO of Orange (Middle East and Africa) FREETOWN, (CAJ News) – ORANGE has invested US$33 million in modernisation and expansion More...

Brainworks Limited 1
By On Friday, October 13th, 2017

First Zimbabwe firm lists on South African bourse

Brainworks Limited 1, (From Left to Right): George Manyere;Isaac Moyo, Zimbabwe Ambassador to RSA, Walter Kambwanyi, Chief FinancialOfficer of Brainworks Limited, Brett Childs, CEO of Brainworks Limited. By MTHULISI More...

Johannesburg Stock Exchange
By On Monday, September 18th, 2017

Orion Minerals lists on the JSE

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – ORION Minerals, an Australian base metals firm, has listed on the Main Board of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). With an active exploration and development programme in South More...

By On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Huawei challenges Apple’s Siri with Mobile AI

JOHANNESBURG -There was chatter around AI a couple of years ago, triggered by Apple’s voice assistant, Siri. And while voice assistants have retreated into the background, artificial intelligence has kept hold More...

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By On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Econet dominant in Zimbabwe mobile money space

from MARCUS MUSHONGA in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE, (CAJ News) – ECONET Wireless, the leading mobile network operator,has maintained its dominance in Zimbabwe’s mobile money payments sector.According to statistics More...