Crucial agreements pave way for Square Kilometre Array
The SKA Observatory, Australia and SA formalise agreements that will see the countries host the Square Kilometre Array telescopes and associated infrastructure.
Govt in digital skills drive as it fights youth joblessness
President Cyril Ramaphosa confirms the next phase of government’s employment stimulus will zone in on digital skills training for young people.
Commercial electric planes to take off in five years
As the global aviation industry advances, airlines across the globe are expected to increasingly adopt electric planes due to their lower operating costs.
Renewable energy still a drop in the ocean in SA
In 2020, three-quarters of SA’s total primary energy supply was derived from burning coal – more than double the G20 average, says Climate Transparency.
SA SMEs face challenges
It takes new SMEs three to five years to build solid skills for implementations and support, says Phakiso Pax Mataitsane, founder and CEO of Pax Divitiae.
ZTE wins long-term contribution award
The award was jointly issued by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and the International Telecommunication Union.
Telcos gang up against ICASA in temporary spectrum fight
Vodacom and MTN have joined Telkom’s court application to halt the regulator’s move to take back temporary spectrum.
Info Regulator cracks whip on political parties ahead of elections
The Information Regulator tells political parties to safeguard voters’ personal information ahead of next month’s local government elections.
Teachers invited to join coding and robotics workshop
The University of Johannesburg, in collaboration with several partners, will host a virtual workshop to upskill teachers in coding and robotics skills.
Global e-waste to eclipse Great Wall of China in 2021
On International E-Waste Day 2021, experts call on everyone to repair or recycle electronic devices to recover a king’s fortune in valuable materials.
Just in time claims system upgrade helps Sasria manage ‘nightmare’ riots
South Africa’s special risk insurer Sasria modernised its claims processing systems at the end of 2020.