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3:50

2020 in review

Heinrich de Leeuw, MD of Seidor South Africa, shares nine observations about the year unlike any other.

2:00
Yesterday

Telkom searches for 15 Soweto-based tech entrepreneurs

The company launches its Township Innovation Incubator for start-ups to access technology development support.

2:40
Yesterday

Start-up LetMeIn.to secures R2.2m funding

The local firm raises R2.2 million in funding from an impact investor to scale up and expand its visitor and access management platform.

4:00

Andile Ngcaba touts broader support for start-ups, SMMEs

The Digital Council Africa plans to collaborate with industry players to boost support for start-ups and SMMEs, says council president Andile Ngcaba.

2:40

IT security skills shortage brings new opportunities for MSPs

MSPs can fill the skills gap by offering managed IT security services.

4:20

Legislation blocks start-up investments, says Naspers SA CEO

Investments in SA’s tech start-up ecosystem remains nascent due to regulations that are not conducive to international funding, says Phuti Mahanyele-Dabengwa.

2:40

Standard Bank Instant Money can now be collected in spaza shops

The bank expands its retail partner footprint for its Instant Money offering, so that it can bring this service to more South Africans, safely and securely.

1:40

Open call for ‘disruptive’ tech for tourism sector

The tourism department and innovation agency invite innovators to apply for funding for the development of technologies that will address the tourism sector’s needs.

3:00

Cape Town-based start-up Yebo Fresh scores Series A funding

After experiencing stellar growth as a result of the lockdown, the online retailer secures funding as it readies for countrywide expansion.

2:10

Simpli Connect, SMTAX provide Internet access for SMEs

The companies offer small businesses affordable Internet packages, in an effort to drive digital transformation within the SME sector.

3:30

WeThinkCode urges SMEs to hire software interns

The coding academy seeks corporate partners that need skilled junior software developers, as part of its SME Placement Programme.

2:50
19 Nov

Mukuru prepares for Southern African expansion

The Cape Town-based money transfer provider reaches over seven million customers globally, as it eyes extending its footprint across Southern Africa.