Expanding IDC urges SA firms to invest beyond borders

SOUTH African financial service providers

EMALAHLENI  – THE Industrial Development Corporation (IDC), South Africa’s development finance institution, is intensifying plans to increase its footprint in the continent. It has encouraged local companies to expand beyond borders and explore vast opportunities present in the continent. The call came as the national development finance More...

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By On Friday, May 25th, 2018
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SA’s domain admin lauds GDPR, POPI

JOHANNESBURG – ZA Central Registry (ZACR), the administrator of the South African domain name (.za), has welcomed the European Union’s (EU’s) General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), that are effective More...

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By On Thursday, May 24th, 2018
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MTN, Cisco launch automated IoT connectivity platform

JOHANNESBURG – MTN and Cisco have launched internet of things (IOT) services throughout South Africa. The availability of the Cisco Jasper Control Centre enables an automated IoT connectivity platform for all More...

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By On Thursday, May 24th, 2018
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SA tech startups positioned for global impact

SAP Press Logo JOHANNESBURG  – FOLLOWING the local conclusion of a globally- prominent boot camp, some South African start-up companies are set to see their initiatives catapulted to the global scene and ultimately More...

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Accenture ploughs millions in digital age skills

JOHANNESBURG – ACCENTURE, the global professional services company, is committing more than US$200 million (R2,485 billion) over the next three years to equip disadvantaged people with job skills for the digital More...

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Blockchain technology tipped to revolutionise SA sport

JOHANNESBURG – ALREADY revolutionising the financial sector, blockchain technology is set to unlock the real value of South African sport, in the process breaking a world record. This is according to a group More...

Huawei’s first mobile AI computing platform
By On Thursday, May 24th, 2018
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The (r)evolution of the smartphone:  from feature phone to intelligent device

by Akhram Mohamed  MOBILE devices have come a long way since the days of the brick cellphone, so-called because of its massive battery, which the phone needed so that it would have enough power to reach the nearest More...

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By On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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EXCLUSIVE: US defends “sovereignty” of African states in use of coal and gas

A worker inspect facilities on an upstream oil drilling platform at the Total oil platform at Amenem, Port Harcourt , Niger Delta, Nigeria. AFP from SCOTT COURIER in Washington, United States WASHINGTON – More...

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By On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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Zimbabwe embarks on broadband connectivity upgrade

HARARE, (CAJ News) – ZIMBABWE’S sole fixed telephone operator, TelOne, has embarked on converged network upgrade aimed at enabling customers realise faster broadband connectivity. The state-owned fibre-optic More...

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By On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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Digital platforms revolution alters consumer viewing habits

JOHANNESBURG – SOME 97 percent of adult Kenyans with internet access are using some form of online video service, with nearly two-thirds paying to view digital online content. In Nigeria, the figure is put at More...