SA’s Largest Online Retailer Takealot.com Revenues Defy Pandemic

South Africa’s largest online retailer, Takealot.com, reported on Monday a 41% jump in revenue to $238 million (R3.7 billion) in the six-months to end 30...
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Schneider Hosts a Global Student Competition Called Go Green

Every year Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, hosts a global student competition called Schneider Go Green. Students...

Telkom Taps Ex-MTN Executive and Openserve Boss as Board Members

Telkom has announced the appointment of new board members after the retirement of independent non-executive directors Santie Botha and Khanyisile Kweyama. Botha and Kweyama will...

Huawei Can Help South Africa Grow Innovation 

Minister Stella Ndabeni Abrahams, who heads the Ministry of Communications and Digital Technologies, has stressed the need for partnerships and collaboration with global companies...

Entries Open for MTN Business App of the Year Awards, IoT Awards

South African developers wanting to make a mark in the growing app development or the IoT spaces are invited to submit their original tech...

SA’s Venture Capital Firm Silvertree Plans to Invest R130 million into tech companies

Silvertree Internet Holdings is planning to invest about R130 million in the next 12 months into new and existing portfolio companies that make use...

How Homegrown Innovation is Solving Many of Africa’s Most Pressing Challenges

By Brett Parker, MD at SAP Africa By now, I am convinced that you have heard of M-Pesa, the popular and often-cited mobile banking system...

Connected Fan Experience in and around the Stadium

By SAP Technology is a central theme that runs through all business and sporting operations at Bundesliga club TSG 1899 Hoffenheim. Thus, on closer inspection, what...

SA’s Matchi Helping Firms Navigate Shifting Landscape of Finance

by Gugu Lourie Matchi, a financial innovation matchmaking firm, has been signing up banks on its online “matchmaking” service to connect with Fintech start-ups providing...

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MTN Increases Stake in Mobile Micro-Insurance Firm aYo

MTN, Africa’s largest mobile phone group, has increased its shareholding in mobile-micro-insurance firm aYo through acquisition of additional shares. In 2017, South Africa’s third-biggest insurer Momentum...

SA Taxi Teases the Idea of Creating a Minibus Taxi Bank

Transaction Capital, the owners of SA Taxi, on Tuesday gave us an idea about how the JSE-listed group wants to bring banking to the...

SA-Born 4IR-Tech Disruptor Revolutionises Traditional Lay-By System

The traditional lay-by system has long represented an enormous headache for merchants and retailers, marked by high administrative costs and high non-completion rates. But...