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BBM News comes to SA

21 Apr 2017BBM News is now available to South Africans using BBM.

The free social service is now available in Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and SA.

Gumtree sports new look

21 Apr 2017Claire Cobbledick, head of core, Gumtree SA.

The online classifieds service revamps its site, introducing add-on features and a new logo.

Liquid Telecom, Intelsat partner to boost African broadband

21 Apr 2017Liquid Telecom is expected to begin using the Intelsat EpicNG platform at the end of July.

The companies say the deal will help deliver more bandwidth with greater efficiency, to meet the growing needs of businesses across Africa.

Cape hosts Startupbootcamp's local start-up programme

21 Apr 2017The team leading Startupbootcamp Cape Town includes Zachariah George, Paul Nel and Philip Kiracofe.

The accelerator group sets up an African footprint with its first Cape Town-based programme for start-ups.

Dark cloud hangs over new SARS IT boss

20 Apr 2017A cloud of controversy hangs over new SARS acting chief officer Kgabo Hlahla.

SA Revenue Service IT chief Kgabo Hlahla was reportedly dismissed for misconduct at the Department of Health in Limpopo.

MasterCard adds fingerprint verification to cards

20 Apr 2017MasterCard's biometric payments card combines chip technology with fingerprints.

The global payments company introduces a biometric payment card first trialled in SA.

ICASA, Mozambique regulator sign technical agreement

20 Apr 2017The regulators will establish a committee to address matters of common interest on radio frequency co-ordination.

The deal includes co-operation in respect of spectrum management for telecommunications and broadcasting services.

Trademark owners urged to register for .africa

19 Apr 2017Until 2 June, trademark owners can secure domain names matching their registered trademarks.

ZACR warns that failing to register brands for .africa domain names could lead to significant legal costs.

CPS slams claims of wrongdoing in SASSA deal

19 Apr 2017CPS filed an affidavit to refute claims of improper conduct in the SASSA saga.

Cash Paymaster Services reportedly denies claims of dodgy dealings levelled against it over the future of social grants.

Commission drops Cell C's complaint

18 Apr 2017Cell C accused Vodacom and MTN of engaging in anti-competitive conduct.

The Competition Commission decides not to prosecute Vodacom and MTN, following Cell C's anti-competitive complaint.

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