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Fairfax Africa invests in convertible bonds of Atlas Mara, provides financing to Philafrica Foods
24-04-2018 | 13:44:27
Investment holding company Fairfax Africa Holdings Corporation has invested in secured convertible bonds issued by Atlas Mara Limited and has separately agreed to provide bridge financing to Philafrica Foods Proprietary Limited.
[Column] Kieran Whyte: Streamlining trade and infrastructure development in Africa
24-04-2018 | 11:15:00
Increasing intra-African trade is essential for the growth and development of the continent, and so the recent signing of the African Continental Free Trade Area set to be the first continent-wide African trade agreement, is good news.
[South Africa] Vodacom launches SMS emergency service for the deaf
24-04-2018 | 10:22:42
Vodacom has launched the SMS Emergency Service for Deaf, hearing and speech impaired customers as part of its continued commitment to add value to the lives of all its customers.
Limelight Networks opens point-of-presence at Teraco in South Africa
24-04-2018 | 09:59:23
Limelight Networks, a leader in digital content delivery, has announced the opening of a new Point-of-Presence (PoP) in South Africa, to drive Limelight’s commitment to building out infrastructure globally and create new industry partnerships in the region.
GE Power awards R30m of student bursaries in partnership with ESKOM, South Africa’s power utility company
24-04-2018 | 09:22:00
GE’s Steam Power business in collaboration with ESKOM, South Africa’s power utility company, has awarded needs-based bursaries worth up to 30 Million rands to sixty students from the Mpumalanga province.
[South Africa] HPS increases Africa presence with Johannesburg office
24-04-2018 | 06:45:10
HPS, a multinational company and provider of electronic payment solutions has increased its presence within Africa with a new office in Johannesburg, South Africa.
[South Africa] .ZA Domain Name Authority to offer unique registration platform for registered companies
24-04-2018 | 06:11:00
South African companies now have an opportunity to register domain names at cost price through the Companies and Intellectual Properties Commission.
Volvo launches European car of the year in South Africa
23-04-2018 | 10:00:00
The new XC40, Volvo’s first premium compact SUV, is now available in South Africa.
South Africa film and television industry attracts more foreign direct investment
23-04-2018 | 08:30:00
The South African Film and Television Industry continues to attract Foreign Direct Investment from Hollywood’s major studios and creating employment for the services sector despite the economic challenges that South Africa experiences.
Mobile Outfitters Africa opens first continental shop in South Africa
20-04-2018 | 13:00:00
U.S. manufacturer and innovator of mobile accessories Mobile Outfitters Africa has officially opened its first outlet in Africa at Mall of Africa, South Africa's largest shopping mall and home to over 300 shops, many of which are flagship stores.
Vodacom becomes first African mobile network to exceed 80 per cent population coverage on 4G
20-04-2018 | 06:05:26
Vodacom has become the first African mobile network to exceed 80% population coverage on 4G.
Zimbabwe’s Golix expands to South Africa
19-04-2018 | 10:34:00
Zimbabwe’s cryptocurrency exchange, Golix, has coordinated a partnership withBlockstarters, South Africa’s blockchain hub and incubator, in a move that will see the exchange tapping into a new highly economic active market.
Full monty expat packages in Africa no longer the norm as companies cut costs
19-04-2018 | 08:59:21
Despite the war for senior leadership talent on the African continent, the approach of luring top international executives with major perks in addition to their remuneration packages is in rapid decline, an expert says.
[South Africa] Fiat Chrysler Automobiles announces major appointments to steer growth
19-04-2018 | 06:06:00
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles South Africa has announced the appointment of the new Head of Sales Operations of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles South Africa (Pty) Ltd, importer of Fiat, Fiat Professional, Abarth, Alfa Romeo and Chrysler brands.
[South Africa] Vodacom set to launch Microsoft Azure solutions
18-04-2018 | 13:08:38
Vodacom, in partnership with Microsoft have announced that they will be launching Microsoft Azure solutions available to customers in June.
[South Africa] Vodacom set to launch Microsoft Azure solutions
18-04-2018 | 13:03:54
Vodacom, in partnership with Microsoft have announced that they will be launching Microsoft Azure solutions available to customers in June.
South African Airways announces key appointments to drive turnaround strategy
17-04-2018 | 11:34:00
South African Airways has announced a number of key appointments to fill the critical skills gap at the airline as it forges ahead with implementing its turnaround.
Tango renews Oena mining license in South Africa for nine years, terminates Txapemba agreement in Angola
17-04-2018 | 09:35:00
Tango Mining Limited has announced that its subsidiary, African Star Minerals Limited, has received confirmation from the Department of Mineral Resources, Republic of South Africa.
Global startup expands into South Africa with consulting platform
17-04-2018 | 08:50:00
Consultancy.org, a global platform for the international consulting industry, has made a foray into the South African market. The launch of Consultancy.co.za expands the startup’s online footprint to cover Africa’s most important market for consulting services.
Twenty percent of South African firms have no women in senior roles, report
13-04-2018 | 10:30:00
While the overall business environment for women appears to be improving in South Africa, there is a clear divide between businesses that are gender-equitable and those that aren’t.
[South Africa] Government launches Gauteng InvestSA One Stop Shop to bolster service delivery
13-04-2018 | 08:15:00
South Africa’s Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies and Gauteng Premier, Mr David Makhura have launched the Gauteng InvestSA One Stop Shop (OSS) in Sandton.
[South Africa] Vio Digital launches blockchain-based money transfer app
13-04-2018 | 06:31:00
South African Fintech start-up, Vio Digital, is using blockchain to make it easier for people to transfer money from person to person anywhere in the world, introducing a new method of international money transfer.
[South Africa] Satrix NASDAQ 100 ETF lists on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange
12-04-2018 | 08:36:23
The Satrix Nasdaq 100 Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) bringing the number of ETFs listed on the exchange in 2018 to ten.
PayGate rebrands, extends reach into Africa
12-04-2018 | 06:43:12
In a further move to optimize its service offering, DPO Group, Direct Pay Online, will be rolling up its Southern African payment service providers (PSP’s) group into the consolidated brand of DPO PayGate.
Reshaad Sha appointed Liquid Telecom South Africa CEO
11-04-2018 | 06:30:00
Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom has appointed Reshaad Sha as CEO of Liquid Telecom South Africa, effective June 1, 2018.
EU supports South Africa to boost job creation, small business development and improved governance with €62 million package
10-04-2018 | 10:49:00
Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica on his official visit to South Africa, met the Minister of Finance, Mr Nhlanhla Nene, and the Minister for Small Business Development, Ms Lindiwe Zulu.
[South Africa] Startup Naked Insurance launches today with an AI-based car insurance offering
10-04-2018 | 10:35:00
Insurance startup Naked launches today with an AI-based car insurance offering. Rebuilt for social good, the new product puts customers in control of their insurance and saves them money.
[Column] Dominique Collett: Regtech - the new fintech, driven by complex financial regulations
10-04-2018 | 09:03:00
“There are three elements driving interest in regulatory technology (regtech) in South Africa and abroad, explains Dominique Collett, senior investment executive at Rand Merchant Investment Holdings and head of AlphaCode, a club for fintech entrepreneurs.
Teraco surpasses 12,000 interconnects and predicts more growth across Africa
09-04-2018 | 12:56:00
African vendor of neutral colocation data centre, Teraco, is Africa’s most densely interconnected Data Centre with over 12,000 interconnects and growing at an impressive rate of ±500 interconnects per quarter.
[South Africa] Kore Potash lists on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange
09-04-2018 | 09:34:07
Kore Potash plc has attained a secondary inward listing on the Main Board of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, JSE.
BMW Group South Africa starts production of the new BMW X3 at its Rosslyn plant
09-04-2018 | 09:28:00
BMW Group South Africa has started production of the new BMW X3 at its Rosslyn plant. With customer vehicles now rolling off the line, BMW Group once again demonstrates its commitment to its operations in South Africa.
Rajesh Gupta appointed CEO of Mahindra South Africa
06-04-2018 | 14:39:33
Mahindra South Africa, now in its 14th year of business in the country has appointed Mr Rajesh Gupta as the Chief Executive Officer.
South Africa, Kenya and Morocco drive Africa online retail sales, yStats.com report
06-04-2018 | 11:37:51
Online retail sales in Africa accounted for less than one per cent of the global total last year, even though some nations have already undergone a rapid growth period.
Mobiclicks and SilverPush partner to launch automated TV sync platform in Africa
06-04-2018 | 09:07:13
The Magnifi TV sync platform was launched in South Africa towards the middle of 2017 in a partnership with Mobilclicks, a leading mobile media company and its technology partner Silverpush.
[South Africa] Vodacom unveils Trade Direct portal to connect small businesses with new markets and opportunities
06-04-2018 | 06:49:00
Small businesses have the potential to create jobs even under conditions of weak growth. They also carry the prospects of leading the way to a more thriving future for the country.
Scatec Solar signs power purchase agreements for 258 megawatts in South Africa
06-04-2018 | 06:44:00
Scatec Solar ASA and partners have signed project documents and are now expected to achieve financial close for three solar PV plants in South Africa totaling 258 MW.
[South Africa] Huge to become first telecommunications listing on A2X
05-04-2018 | 09:37:00
Huge Group’s shares have been approved for listing on A2X Markets from 10 April 2018. This will make it the first telecommunications company to list on A2X.
[South Africa] Former DiData CEO invests R10m into emerging social networking platform, Gather Online
05-04-2018 | 09:11:00
Gather Online has today announced former Dimension Data chief executive, Brett Dawson, will be joining its board of Directors as Chairman, accompanying his investment of R10 million to support the company’s planned international expansion.
[South Africa] SolarReserve, ACWA and Eskom sign power agreement for construction of 100 megawatt power station
05-04-2018 | 06:49:00
A consortium led by SolarReserve and International Company for Power and Water have signed a 20-year power purchase agreement with Eskom, South Africa’s public electric utility company, for the Redstone Solar Thermal Power Project.
[South Africa] Westbrooke raises R565m as investors take advantage of S12J tax incentive
03-04-2018 | 06:57:00
Westbrooke Alternative Asset Management, South Africa’s largest Section 12J manager, has confirmed that it has recently successfully closed its 2018 fiscal year fundraise, with over R565 million raised across four S12J investment strategies.
[South Africa] Imperial Logistics expands Centurion facility to improve service delivery
29-03-2018 | 12:56:32
Healthcare supply chain leader, Imperial Logistics, has unveiled a world-class expansion at its Centurion facility in South Africa.
[South Africa] Absa lists NewFunds Low Volatility and Value Equity ETFs on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange
29-03-2018 | 12:53:54
The Absa NewFunds Low Volatility and Value Equity ETFs have listed on the Main Board of the JSE. These listings bring to nine the total number of new ETFs to list on the JSE this year.
Growing demand for senior leaders in burgeoning African fintech sector
29-03-2018 | 10:37:00
With the rapid and sustained growth of the fintech sector in East Africa, particularly in Kenya, there has been a sharp rise in demand for skilled leaders to fill positions, and companies are looking globally - and to South Africa specifically - in their talent search.
[South Africa] SMME IoT and SqwidNet sign partnership to connect one million devices
29-03-2018 | 09:42:17
Ecosystem management solutions and IoT strategy provider, SMME IoT has signed a channel partnership agreement with SqwidNet to connect 1 million devices within the next 3 to 5 years in South Africa.
[South Africa] Ford expands engine assembly operations at Struandale engine plant
28-03-2018 | 13:35:47
Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) is expanding its operations at the Struandale Engine Plant in Port Elizabeth as part of a wide-ranging investment in its two South African plants, announced late last year.
Arbitrade buys four gold casts of Nelson Mandela’s hands for $10 million in bitcoin
28-03-2018 | 11:08:42
Canadian crypto-currency exchange firm Arbitrade bought four casts from South African businessman Malcolm Duncan.
[South Africa] Hewlett Packard Enterprise acquires Cape Networks
28-03-2018 | 07:18:00
Information technology multinational Hewlett Packard Enterprise has announced a definitive agreement to purchase privately-held Cape Networks based in Cape Town, South Africa, and San Francisco.
Siemens hands over industrial automation equipment to 13 engineering faculties across Africa to boost digitization skills
28-03-2018 | 06:52:00
The Fourth Industrial Revolution is having a disruptive effect on economies and the development of digital skills is vital.
CAD4Africa launches Nigeria and Kenya eCommerce sites
26-03-2018 | 07:00:00
CAD4Africa is South Africa's largest CAD (Computer Aided Design) software eCommerce site that is disrupting traditonal reseller model in CAD industry.
Women entrepreneurs making headway in South Africa, but roadblocks remain, Mastercard Index
26-03-2018 | 06:57:19
While South Africa has made progress in reducing the gender bias for women engaging in early stage entrepreneurial activities, the number of women business owners remains constrained by a lack of entrepreneurial intent.
[South Africa] IFC commits to support initiatives that create jobs, build SMEs and work with women
23-03-2018 | 08:45:24
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has committed to expand support for initiatives in South Africa that help address persistent challenges in job creation, especially for young people and women.
South African government unveils Bio refinery facility to address biomass waste challenges, boost industry competitiveness
23-03-2018 | 05:56:00
The South African government has launched a R37.5 million biorefinery facility in Durban, which is set to extract maximum value from biomass waste.
[South Africa] Ashburton lists world government bond Exchange Traded Fund on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange
22-03-2018 | 10:34:00
The Ashburton World Government Bond Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) has listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), becoming the exchange's first global bond ETF.
Vodacom launches future jobs innovation to boost digital economy employability, targets 600,000 South African youth by 2022
21-03-2018 | 09:31:00
Vodacom, through its youth segment platform NXT LVL, has launched a future jobs programme under the banner “What will you be?”
Africa overtakes Japan and Australia as the most preferred destination by Chinese travelers, TravelZoo Survey
20-03-2018 | 08:55:45
Travelzoo® , a global publisher of exclusive offers and experiences for members, is forecasting the largest popularity growth of Africa in 2018 among avid Chinese travelers.
[Mauritius] Maureva signs commercial agreement with South Africa's Hi-Fly Marketing
20-03-2018 | 08:29:00
Maureva has chosen Hi-Fly Marketing, the growing South African company specialising in technical services in the African aviation industry, as its commercial representative.
[South Africa] FCB Africa targets generation Z in new campaign for Coca-Cola
20-03-2018 | 06:04:13
Coca-Cola's Southeast Asia Business Unit has launched its newest initiative aimed at teens with a new campaign from FCB Africa's agencies FCB Joburg, strategy and FCB Cape Town, creative.
Goodyear South Africa launches Umthombo Development Programme with eye on black entrepreneurs
19-03-2018 | 14:16:00
Tyre manufacturer Goodyear South Africa has launched an enterprise and supplier development initiative, Umthombo Development Programme.
[South Africa] The Mining Sector collaborates with Vodacom Business to help tackle industry challenges
19-03-2018 | 07:45:00
Vodacom announces its intention to join forces with the Mining Precinct@Carlow Road and Mining Sector in general to make use of its technology in order to help solve some of the critical challenges identified by the Mining Sector.
Zensar and Microsoft extend digital, cloud and big data partnership in South Africa
16-03-2018 | 10:29:00
Zensar, a digital solutions and technology services company has announced an extension of its managed partner relationship with Microsoft in South Africa.
Afreximbank, ECIC sign MOU, pledge $1bn to expand trade between South Africa and other African nations
15-03-2018 | 12:57:00
The African Export-Import Bank and the Export Credit Insurance Corporation of South Africa have entered into an MOU to launch a $1 billion financing program to promote and expand trade and investments between South Africa and the rest of Africa.
[Column] Simon Carpenter: Predictions for how tech will shape the world in 2018
15-03-2018 | 10:16:00
A lot can happen in a year. And when that year is 2018, a year in which we stand on the threshold of an exponential future driven by technologies such as artificial intelligence, big data, IoT and blockchain, the world may look very different by the end of it than it does now.
Medication ATMs launched in South Africa, patient waiting times cut to under 3 minutes
15-03-2018 | 09:31:00
An ‘ATM pharmacy’ that gives patients with chronic illnesses their repeat medication in under three minutes was officially opened in Alexandra today.
[South Africa] NCR introduces new ATM solutions that redefines banking experience
15-03-2018 | 06:35:34
Global omni channel solutions provider NCR Corporation has launched NCR SelfServ™ 80 Series, a new family of ATM solutions that will help financial institutions redefine the banking experience.
Accenture appoints Vukani Mngxati Country Managing Director for South Africa
14-03-2018 | 14:13:00
Global provider of digital, technology and operations services Accenture has appointed Vukani Mngxati country managing director for South Africa.
[South Africa] HTEK IP phones certified by PortaOne
14-03-2018 | 13:20:00
Q-KON SA, a value-added distributor of unified communication solutions since 2005, announced that the HTEK UC900 series IP phones have been certified by PortaOne.
Africa Oil buys 25.2 per cent equity interest in Impact Oil and Gas Limited
14-03-2018 | 10:22:00
Canadian oil and gas company Africa Oil Corp has completed the previously announced investment in Impact Oil and Gas Limited, a private UK company with exploration assets in South and West Africa.
CRS Technologies sheds light on South Africa's Labour Laws Amendment Bill
14-03-2018 | 09:45:00
The Labour Laws Amendment Bill, first introduced to South Africa’s parliament in November 2015, and has been passed by the National Assembly.
Russian information systems developer, SearchInform, enters South African market
14-03-2018 | 09:15:00
SearchInform, a Russian developer of information security systems – has entered the South African market. The Russian company has signed a partnership agreement with Condyn, a local provider of information and security solutions located in Centurion.
[South Africa] Vodacom adds new network sites in rural areas to improve coverage
14-03-2018 | 08:15:00
Vodacom has deployed new network sites in deep rural areas of Umhlabuyalingana Municipality, KwaZulu Natal.
Saham Group now a pan African investment fund, sells insurance business to Sanlam
13-03-2018 | 10:03:00
Sanlam, SAHAM’s partner since February 2016, will increase its stake in the capital of SAHAM Group’s insurance subsidiary, from 46.6 per cent to 100 per cent, according to the terms of an agreement recently reached.
[South Africa] STANLIB Index Investments lists global fund range on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange
13-03-2018 | 07:37:07
STANLIB Index Investments has listed its S&P500 Index Feeder ETF and S&P500 Info Tech Index Feeder ETF on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, further broadening the exchange's offering of global ETFs.
[South Africa] Argus opens new Africa office in Cape Town
12-03-2018 | 12:22:39
International commodity price reporting agency Argus continues to expand its global operations, opening a new office in Cape Town, South Africa, this month.
[South Africa] Vodacom World Mall to close for half a year due to major revamp
12-03-2018 | 10:57:00
Vodacom World, the company’s flagship cellular mall, centrally situated in Midrand, will undergo major renovations for a period of six months and will be closed from 17 March reopening late 2018.
[Column] Pierre Aurel: Digitally-driven education platforms key to South African youth
12-03-2018 | 10:27:00
South Africa’s ongoing education crisis, specifically access to schooling and learning material has been well publicised.
Comair selects Honeywell International Cockpit Technologies for South Africa's first Boeing 737 MAX fleet
12-03-2018 | 08:08:28
Honeywell International Inc.has announced that Comair has selected its suite of advanced cockpit technologies for its future fleet of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.
Anti-money laundering compliance costs South African financial services companies over $2 billion a year, survey
08-03-2018 | 13:44:58
The true cost of anti-money laundering compliance in South Africa has increased by 14 per cent to $2.05 billion over the past two years, according to a recent LexisNexis® Risk Solutions survey.
Taking security over a South African bank account as a workable option for a foreign lender
07-03-2018 | 05:40:00
Given the political and economic uncertainty in South Africa, foreign lenders are becoming increasingly focused on the type of security available in South Africa to secure their loan.
Meditech Holdings South Africa expands solution offerings and data value with Commvault
06-03-2018 | 08:49:00
Commvault a player in enterprise backup, recovery, archive and the cloud, has announced a new partnership with MEDITECH Holdings South Africa.
N2Growth acquires interest in South African based Executive search firm, Landelahni Group
02-03-2018 | 10:30:00
N2Growth, a global leadership and talent advisory firm focusing on human and organizational performance has acquired a stake in the Landelahni Group.
[South Africa] Ascendis profit up 28 per cent as half year revenue tops R4 billion
02-03-2018 | 06:10:00
Ascendis Health has reported a 27% increase in revenue to R4 billion for the six months to December 2017, driven by the strong performance of the group's international operations which grew revenue by 50% to R1.9 billion.
[South Africa] CoreShares lists Global Dividend ETF on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange
01-03-2018 | 08:34:00
The CoreShares S&P Global Dividend Aristocrats Exchanged Traded Fund (ETF) has listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), broadening the exchange's offering of innovative ETFs which.
[South Africa] Mickey Mashale appointed Chief Sales Officer for Vodacom Business
27-02-2018 | 05:54:00
Telecommunication company Vodacom has announced the appointment of Mickey Mashale as Chief Sales Officer for Vodacom Business effective 1st February 2018.
[South Africa] Customers needs define service providers’ digital transformation strategies, IDC
26-02-2018 | 10:06:00
More than 90 per cent of South African organizations are either already engaged in digital transformation or in the process of planning and evaluating their transformation strategies.
[South Africa] Argility solidifies software technologies portolio with latest acquisition of Indaba Mobile
23-02-2018 | 08:20:00
South Africa innovator of enterprise software solutions, Argility, has announced its latest acquisition following on the heels of its formation of the Argility Technology Group late last year.
Standard Bank partners with UnionPay International to provide Africa with cashless access to China
22-02-2018 | 09:10:00
In a dual development set to transform Africa’s access to China as well as simplify the ability of Chinese to transact in Africa, Standard Bank has signed an agreement with UnionPay International to accept UnionPay cards in multiple African markets.
[South Africa] Halfway Ford goes green in latest sustainability drive
21-02-2018 | 13:20:55
South African based motor dealer Halfway Ford, of Kuils River, in the Western Cape is virtually off the grid in terms of electricity supply and uses a minimal amount of water from the municipal supply.
[Startup Interview] Austin Zungu, Founder, Sengwayo, South Africa
21-02-2018 | 11:10:00
Austin Zungu a South African entrepreneur is developing a one-of-a-kind inbuilt power harvesting technology that reduces dependency on plug-in-charging while providing eco- friendly power to mobile communication devices.
Mozambique joins the Economic Partnership Agreement between the EU and Southern African States
21-02-2018 | 06:15:40
The Economic Partnership Agreement between the European Union and the Southern Africa Development Community has become the first regional EPA in Africa to be fully operational after its implementation by Mozambique.
[South Africa] Eskom launches mobile desalination plant to tackle Cape Town’s water shortage
21-02-2018 | 06:02:49
Eskom’s Koeberg nuclear power station has launched a mobile groundwater desalination plant, which will take care of the station’s water needs, thus easing the pressure on the City of Cape Town’s water supply.
SloanLED awarded Engen project to roll out LED technology in South Africa
20-02-2018 | 09:07:00
SloanLED, a company providing LED technology, has won a national rollout LED lighting upgrade with Engen, one of Africa’s leading energy companies.
Isuzu Motors launches South Africa operations
16-02-2018 | 13:38:50
Isuzu Motors has launched its business operations in South Africa. This follows the announcement of last year where Isuzu had said that it would purchase the light commercial vehicle operations in Port Elizabeth.
[South Africa] Zensar selected to offer innovation that drives SynChem seamless business operations
16-02-2018 | 11:17:22
Zensar Technologies has won the mandate for providing JD Edwards 9.2 implementation for Africa’s leading specialty chemicals conglomerate, SynChem.
South Africans are the best sales people in the world, Pipedrive report
16-02-2018 | 06:12:00
Global sales CRM platform, Pipedrive, has published its annual 'Global Sales Review 2017' report analyzing tens of thousands of sales teams worldwide.
RwandAir to start flights to Abuja and Cape Town
15-02-2018 | 13:22:40
Rwanda’s national carrier RwandAir is set to commence flights to Abuja in Nigeria and Cape Town in South Africa. RwandAir will operate four weekly flights from Kigali to Cape Town with a stopover in Harare.
[South Africa] E2 invests $385,000 in Numeric to boost maths training in primary schools
12-02-2018 | 12:08:00
South African impact investor, E2 Investments (Pty) Ltd has announced its investment of R4.6 million in Numeric, a non-profit social enterprise delivering after-school mathematics to thousands of learners in South African primary schools.
[South Africa] NEC increases investment in ICT solutions company XON
09-02-2018 | 11:06:23
Global information technology provider NEC Corporation has announced an increase in investment in XON Holdings Proprietary Limited, an ICT solutions company based in the Republic of South Africa, making it a subsidiary through NEC Europe Ltd.
hApp-e-tax app launches in South Africa
08-02-2018 | 09:03:00
A tax app named hApp-e-tax has launched, offering everything accountants, auditors, tax practitioners, lawyers, those in business and students need to know about South African income tax legislation.
[South Africa] Government and Table Grape Industry to launch seedless breeding programme in Germany
07-02-2018 | 09:59:47
The Agricultural Research Council, in partnership with the South African Table Grape Industry and Culdevco will launch the seedless breeding red table grape variety called Joybells.
[South Africa] IFC extends $100 million in finance to FNB to expand SME lending
07-02-2018 | 07:17:39
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has announced new financing of R1.2 billion, $100 million, to support FNB’s lending to small and medium enterprises, with a focus on women-owned businesses.