Start-ups
3:40

Pupils win big at Youth Entrepreneurship Awards

Youth development programme Step Up 2 A Start Up awards young scholars over R2.5 million in prizes for their digital innovations.

3:30
5 Dec

Microsoft Head Start: an end-to-end programme built to help tech startups grow

Tech startups could make SA more globally competitive, aid in creating jobs.

2:50

Ex-govt pension fund boss named Uprise.Africa chairman

Prabir Badal will provide governance oversight over the executives, and monitor the execution of the business strategy.

3:50
23 Nov

Stokvel investment app wins Seedstars World SA

The Franc app wins the local leg of Seedstars World, standing a chance to win $1 million in funding at the finals.

5:10

How SA tech start-ups scale and succeed

Online technology enables tech-driven start-ups to scale and look beyond local markets for funding and business expansion, says Webber Wentzel.

4:20

Simply targets African expansion after funding boost

Simply Financial Services' multimillion-rand funding injection will be used to achieve its growth aspirations in Africa.

3:00
21 Nov

Driving financial inclusion through mobility

MoVAS Group has worked closely with Microsoft, through its 4Afrika Initiative, to develop and scale its solution.

2:30

Dimension Data expands Silicon Cape partnership

Dimension Data cements formal partnership with Silicon Cape as part of innovation strategy expansion, and announces NTT Data Open Innovation Challenge for start-ups.

2:30
20 Nov

Local innovator develops HoloDome

The HoloDome allows multiple people to experience 360-degree content in 4K resolution without the need of a VR headset.

1:40
20 Nov

Kenyan start-up Sendy plans second fundraising

The app linking delivery drivers with customers has so far raised $3 million and plans a second round of fundraising to expand in East Africa.

2:30
19 Nov

Local chatbot developer gets R7m funding

Kalon Venture Partners and VC Compass invest in financial services chatbot provider, FinChatBot.