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3:10

Phakiso Mataitsane: From street vendor to tech leader, philanthropist

Phakiso Mataitsane's journey from a street vendor to a tech leader and philanthropist exemplifies resilience, innovation and a deep commitment to making a positive impact on society.

2:10
TymeBank29 Feb

TymeBank, iKhokha unlock SME digital business solutions

The digital bank migrates its tap-on-phone commercial customer base to the iKhokha tap-on-phone platform.

2:40

Ngcaba’s Solcon, IFC hunt for deep-tech investments

The organisations are identifying and nurturing investment opportunities in the deep-tech sector within India and South Africa.

1:20
Cue28 Feb

Local tech start-up Cue bags R38.3m funding

Planning to expand after securing R38.3 million seed funding, Cue appoints its executive founders to C-level leadership positions.

1:10

New publication to showcase women of influence in SA tech industry

Applications for inclusion in the 100 Influential Women in Tech directory close on 8 March.

2:00
Google22 Feb

Google Workspace gets AI boost with Gemini assistant

The tech firm upgrades the AI tools within its Workspace suite, rebranding its AI assistant as Gemini for Google Workspace.

3:20
Momint20 Feb

Momint eyes R400m from solar crowdsale

There is still value in solar crowdfunding, says the blockchain-based start-up, after its rival Sun Exchange ditched the business model.

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Zandaux15 Feb

Zandaux sets up South African operations

The Pan-African B2B marketplace launches its third African operation, with an ambition to become the “Alibaba of Africa”.

1:30

Free courses for entrepreneurs seeking business growth

The City of Cape Town calls on up-and-coming entrepreneurs to join its online resource centre, to gain business growth insights.

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Sun Exchange ditches crowdfunding for corporate funders

The local renewable energy firm, which started as a peer-to-peer solar leasing platform, says its original business model is no longer viable.

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Thinkroom13 Feb

Thinkubate offers essential skills courses for SMEs, start-up founders

Small business consulting firm Thinkroom has launched the Thinkubate Academy for SMEs.

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Skills development initiative targets African SMEs

Italian financial institution Cassa Depositi e Prestiti invites African start-ups to apply for the Archipelagos SME support programme.