Start-ups
3:30
Thursday

WorldRemit intros money transfer service for SMEs

The money transfer service allows UK-based firms to securely send money to employees and contractors in 140 countries, including SA.

1:50
Wednesday

Networking start-up BNI ready to enable data centre modernisation

A stable network underlies all efforts to modernise the data centre and leverage a multi-cloud, says BNI.

5:40
Wednesday

Digital newcomers spark price war among SA banks

Since the digital newcomers entered the market, the incumbent banks have been slashing their prices one after the other.

3:00
Wednesday

Naspers now more focused business, say analysts

Iyzico is the third fintech business in the space of two years that Naspers has acquired as it pursues its vision for digital payments.

3:20

New SA crypto exchange starts rand-Bitcoin trading

South Africa’s newest crypto-currency exchange VALR sees brisk business after rand-Bitcoin trading opens.

2:50
11 Jun

SA’s SMEs must benchmark with BRICS peers in digital economy

Collaborations among BRICS countries are important and must be encouraged, says Sunil Geness, SA representative at the BRICS XI International IT Forum.

3:20

Online financing platform offers R1bn SME funding

New fintech firm Fundrr is disrupting traditional SME financing models, offering online finance in 24 hours.

5:30

Standard Bank offers SMEs e-commerce in a box

The bank unveils its SimplyBlu all-in-one payment solution that allows small business owners to start and manage their own online store from one platform.

2:00

Silicon Valley-based payments firm descends on SA

Flutterwave is set to unveil its online product locally, with launch events set for Joburg, Pretoria and Cape Town this month.

3:40
21 May

Cisco puts weight behind skills, jobs drive in Africa

The networking giant wants to do more to help grow economies in Africa, planning two initiatives to educate and create jobs for potential partners.

1:30

Innovation Hub opens science parks workshop to all

The Innovation Hub provides free registration for the 2019 International Association of Science Parks Africa Division Workshop.