Spotify’s Discover Weekly Playlists Now Sponsored by Telkom South Africa

Global streaming service Spotify is announcing Telkom South Africa as the first local sponsor of the Discover Weekly playlists for South African users. These sponsorship...
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How FinTechs Could be the Lifeline SA’s Embattled SMMEs

By Dalene Deale South Africa’s rapidly-growing FinTech sector could play a key role in helping the country’s SMMEs recover from the impact of COVID-19 while...

Is Job Security an Illusion?

Young people are disillusioned with the corporate rat race. The fast growth of technology and globalisation are dramatically changing the growing class of digital...

Is SARS Fighting Illicit Financial Flows or Just Checking up on you?

If you are fortunate enough to have an offshore bank account, and have received a questionnaire from that bank asking for information on your...

How Buying and Insuring Your Car Will Change in the World Beyond COVID-19

There’s nothing like the smell of a new car and the thrill of driving your wheels off the showroom floor. But to get to...

Why are Scientists Trying to Manufacture Organs in Space?

by Alysson R. Muotri Gravity can be a real downer when you are trying to grow organs. That’s why experiments in space are so valuable. They...

An Inspiring Vision During the Time of Crisis

At a time when the whole world has been forced to make drastic changes to the way in which it operates, one has to...

COVID-19 vaccine trial in South Africa: everything you need to know

by Shabir Madhi There isn’t enough clinical research being done in Africa. Less than 2.5% of all clinical trials in the world are done on...

China and AI: What the World Can Learn and What it Should be Wary of

by Hessy Elliott China announced in 2017 its ambition to become the world leader in artificial intelligence (AI) by 2030. While the US still leads...

South African Banks Need to do More to Ensure Financial Inclusion

by Velenkosini Matsebula and Derek Yu An analysis of financial inclusion in South Africa shows that affordability limits poor households’ access to formal financial services....

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